2018 FOLSOM CHRISTMAS CLASSIC VOLUNTEERS

 We are no longer accepting volunteers for this event, thank you for your interest!

Description:

There are several great volunteer opportunities for this event! Come join the fun! We welcome volunteers from age 10 and older to help with our event. For the safety of everyone, any volunteers under the age of 13 must be accompanied by an adult at their volunteer position throughout the event. If you have a group that would like to volunteer, we would love to have you! Contact the Race Director to coordinate a large group volunteer situation. The event happens RAIN OR SHINE! Please make sure and dress appropriately for the weather! Warm jackets, gloves, rain gear if necessary!

Event Information:

5th ANNUAL FOLSOM CHRISTMAS CLASSIC 5k and 10k WALK/RUN & SANTA FUN RUN!

Event date: 12/15/2018

Positions:

 PRE RACE PACKET PICKUP

This category is already filled, thank you to all volunteers!

Date needed: 12/14/2018

These volunteers will check in registered runners/walkers, pass out participant bibs, and t-shirts. Packet pickup location will be in Folsom at Fleet Feet Sports, 6610 Folsom-Auburn Road. Volunteers arrive at 2:00pm to receive training and organize the registration area. Early Packet Pickup begins at 3:00pm. A light dinner will be provided for the volunteers.

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 EVENT SETUP - FRIDAY

Have 3 volunteers, need 1 more.

Date needed: 12/14/2018

These volunteers help set up parts of the 5k & 10k routes the day before the event. Meet in front of Vista del Lago High School Administration Office at 10:00am.

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10:00am

1:00pm

Have 3, need 1 more

 EVENT SETUP - SATURDAY

This category is already filled, thank you to all volunteers!

Date needed: 12/15/2018

Help set up the Volunteer check in area and the start/finish line area.

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 PARKING MONITOR

This category is already filled, thank you to all volunteers!

Date needed: 12/15/2018

Monitor various areas of access to the parking lots to keep cars from entering the wrong area.

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 RACE DAY REGISTRATION

This category is already filled, thank you to all volunteers!

Date needed: 12/15/2018

You will be checking in participants who have pre-registered as well as registering people that show up the day-of the event to register. You will also be giving out registration packets and t-shirts to race participants. There will be tables with teams of three at each table. 2 people to check people off/register new runners, and one person to get the materials as individuals are signing up. We need to have volunteers for this opportunity show up at 6:30 am to be set and ready to go when runners arrive!

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 COURSE MARSHALS

This category is already filled, thank you to all volunteers!

Date needed: 12/15/2018

This is an important position! Help keep the runners on course and cheer them along! Course Marshals will be set in various areas of the course where trails intersect, a turn is made, or the participants cross the road. You will make sure that runners/walkers stay on the right course! Specific information and assignments will be given to you when you check in on event day. You will have a supervisor on the day of the event to help you find your position and assist with any questions.

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 WATER STATION VOLUNTEERS

This category is already filled, thank you to all volunteers!

Date needed: 12/15/2018

This group of volunteers will be responsible for setting up their water station on the course on the morning of the event. Volunteers will pass out water to the 5K and 10K run/walk participants as they go by and cheer for them! Then clean up the water station area after the event.

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 BAG CHECK FOR PARTICIPANTS

This category is already filled, thank you to all volunteers!

Date needed: 12/15/2018

Monitor the Bag Check area for participants. Coordinate the bags that are dropped off by bib number for easy return to them after they finish their event.

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 FINISH LINE VOLUNTEERS

This category is already filled, thank you to all volunteers!

Date needed: 12/15/2018

This position will set up, and monitor, food and water table at finish line. You will also assist 5K and 10K run/walk participants at the finish line as needed.

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 CLEAN UP CREW

Have 3 volunteers, need 1 more.

Date needed: 12/15/2018

Assist in the break down and clean up of the event site at the end of the event. Many hands make light work!

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10:30am

12:30pm

Have 3, need 1 more