2019 FOLSOM CHRISTMAS CLASSIC VOLUNTEERS

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:

6th Annual Folsom Christmas Classic 5k & 10k Walk/Run!

Event date: 12/14/2019

 
  
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Positions:

 PRE RACE PACKET PICKUP - FRIDAY!

Have 0 volunteers, need 10 more.

Date needed: 12/13/2019

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.

Start time:

End time:

2:00pm

7:00pm

Have 0, need 10 more

 EVENT SETUP - FRIDAY, FRIDAY, FRIDAY!

Have 0 volunteers, need 4 more.

Date needed: 12/13/2019

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.

Start time:

End time:

10:00am

1:00pm

Have 0, need 4 more

 EVENT SETUP - SATURDAY!

Have 0 volunteers, need 8 more.

Date needed: 12/14/2019

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

Start time:

End time:

6:00AM

9:30AM

Have 0, need 8 more

 PARKING MONITOR

Have 0 volunteers, need 4 more.

Date needed: 12/14/2019

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

Start time:

End time:

6:00

10:30

Have 0, need 4 more

 RACE DAY REGISTRATION

Have 0 volunteers, need 8 more.

Date needed: 12/14/2019

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!

Start time:

End time:

6:30am

9:30am

Have 0, need 8 more

 COURSE MARSHALS

Have 0 volunteers, need 20 more.

Date needed: 12/14/2019

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.

Start time:

End time:

7:00am

11:00am

Have 0, need 20 more

 WATER STATION VOLUNTEERS

Have 1 volunteers, need 9 more.

Date needed: 12/14/2019

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.

Start time:

End time:

7:00am

11:00am

Have 1, need 9 more

 BAG CHECK FOR PARTICIPANTS

Have 0 volunteers, need 2 more.

Date needed: 12/14/2019

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.

Start time:

End time:

7:30am

11:00am

Have 0, need 2 more

 FINISH LINE VOLUNTEERS

Have 0 volunteers, need 4 more.

Date needed: 12/14/2019

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.

Start time:

End time:

7:15am

11:00am

Have 0, need 4 more

 CLEAN UP CREW

Have 0 volunteers, need 4 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!

Start time:

End time:

10:00am

12:30pm

Have 0, need 4 more

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