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2016 Tropical 5K

Saturday, January 23rd, 2016

About

Close DateAny time before the event ends or when space runs out.
Age Limit13 and up
Description
The Tropical 5K serves as a sneak preview and warm-up for those running the Miami Marathon and Half Marathon. Friends and family not running the marathon or half marathon will also be able to share in the inspiring Miami Marathon weekend experience.
CausesSports & Recreation
SkillsFood Distribution Help w/People Race Registration Race Waterstops
GivePulse
105 Positions Filled | 36 Impacts | 151 Hours

Multiple Addresses

Shifts (7)

Name & TimeDescriptionPositions
 
Start: Sat, Jan 23 6:00am
End: Sat, Jan 23 12:00pm


Watson Island, Miami Beach Florida, 1111 Parrot Jungle Trl, Miami Beach, FL 33132
7/8Over
Start: Sat, Jan 23 6:00am
End: Sat, Jan 23 12:00pm
Volunteers will unwrap medals and mount them on stands to prepare for when the participants finish. As participants finish, volunteers will distribute medals to participants corresponding to which distance they completed. Finish Line volunteers will also prepare the water bins with ice and bottled water to hand to participants as they finish. Depending on the heat intensity, volunteers may also have to create tubs filled with towels and ice to give to distribute to finishers to cool off. All Volunteers must work their entire shift and check-in/check-out with their Volunteer Team Captain.

Nikki Beach, Miami Beach Florida. Meet at the Finish Line Area. Miami Beach, FL, 1 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33132
21/30Over
Start: Sat, Jan 23 6:00am
End: Sat, Jan 23 12:00pm
Volunteers will prepare finisher food (bananas, bagels, granola bars, etc.) by laying them out on tables under the tent as well as handing out food to participants as they finish. Volunteers at this station must ALWAYS wear gloves provided to ensure sanitary measures for both participants and volunteers. All Volunteers must work their entire shift and check-in/check-out with their Volunteer Team Captain.

Nikki Beach, Miami Beach Florida. Meet at the Finish Line Area. Miami Beach, FL, 1 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33132
19/25Over
Start: Sat, Jan 23 6:00am
End: Sat, Jan 23 12:00pm
Help setup the registration and awards area, assist Athlete Services during the event then help teardown the are following the event.

Watson Island, Miami Beach Florida, 1111 Parrot Jungle Trl, Miami Beach, FL 33132
11/20Over
Start: Sat, Jan 23 6:00am
End: Sat, Jan 23 12:00pm
Volunteers will set up the water station using the manual provided and hand out fluids to participants as they pass. The water station is relatively intense with runners coming to grab the cups quickly. Volunteers will need stay alert and pay close attention to be sure of both their safety and the safety of the participants. All Volunteers must work their entire shift and check-in/check-out with their Volunteer Team Captain

Nikki Beach, Miami Beach Florida. Meet at the Finish Line Area. Miami Beach, FL, 1 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33132
32/40Over
Start: Sat, Jan 23 6:00am
End: Sat, Jan 23 12:00pm
Volunteers will be assigned a job when they get to the volunteer tent which is in the registration area.

Watson Island, Miami Beach Florida, 1111 Parrot Jungle Trl, Miami Beach, FL 33132
4/10Over
Start: Sat, Jan 23 11:00am
End: Sat, Jan 23 2:00pm
Help tear down all Life Time Fitness signage and tents to be loaded on trucks.

Nikki Beach, Miami Beach Florida. Meet at the Finish Line Area. Miami Beach, FL, 1 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33132
11/20Over