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2016 Novo Nordisk New Jersey Marathon & Half Marathon

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016 to Monday, May 2nd, 2016
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Close DateAny time before the event ends or when space runs out.
Age Limit13 and up
Description

Volunteer at the 2016 Novo Nordisk New Jersey Marathon & Half Marathon!

The Novo Nordisk New Jersey Marathon & Half Marathon wouldn't be possible without the help and support of the 1,200+ volunteers who lend a hand race weekend. 

Join us this year as we celebrate the 20th annual New Jersey Marathon and the 10th annual Half Marathon.  It will be a weekend of family fitness and fun at the Jersey Shore.  There is something for everyone-marathon, half marathon, relay, 5K, kids races and family activities.  It’s a weekend you won’t want to miss!

We cannot thank you enough for donating your time and effort in helping make the 2016 Novo Nordisk New Jersey Marathon & Half Marathon a memorable experience for everyone involved.  We couldn't do it without you!

Requirements
MINIMUM AGE TO VOLUNTEER IS 13. Volunteers must be 13 years old by May 1, 2016 to participate.
GivePulse
1,382 Positions Filled | 1,039 Impacts | 5,861 Hours

Shifts (96)

Name & TimeDescriptionPositions
 
Start: Tue, Apr 26 12:00pm
End: Tue, Apr 26 4:00pm
Volunteers will inventory and sort participant and volunteer t-shirts

Monmouth Park, 175 Oceanport Ave., Oceanport, NJ 07757
10/15Over
Start: Thu, Apr 28 12:00pm
End: Thu, Apr 28 3:00pm
Volunteers will assist with set up of the Expo and Packet Pick-Up Areas

Monmouth Park, 175 Oceanport Ave., Oceanport, NJ 07757
4/12Over
Start: Fri, Apr 29 12:30pm
End: Fri, Apr 29 7:30pm
Volunteer Team Captain

Responsibilities - Pre-Race:
- Site visit – attend an on-site meeting to walk-through the group’s responsibilities
- Pre-race communication with volunteers – send an email introduction and forward race day instructions (info packets will be provided)

Responsibilities - Race Day:
- Check-in volunteers using mobile smartphone application
- Supervise group to ensure all responsibilities are being carried out
- Work with on-site staff member overseeing the volunteer zone

Perks:
- Free Entry - one free entry to the 2017 Novo Nordisk NJ Marathon or Half Marathon (transferrable to friends and/or family members)
- Post-Race Party – 2016 Staff and Volunteer Team Captain celebration at Monmouth Park (a day at the races will take place in the weeks following the event)
- T-Shirt - receive a commemorative Volunteer Team Captain T-shirt

Monmouth Park, 175 Oceanport Ave., Oceanport, NJ 07757
1/1Over
Start: Fri, Apr 29 12:30pm
End: Fri, Apr 29 7:30pm
Volunteer Team Captain

Responsibilities - Pre-Race:
- Site visit – attend an on-site meeting to walk-through the group’s responsibilities
- Pre-race communication with volunteers – send an email introduction and forward race day instructions (info packets will be provided)

Responsibilities - Race Day:
- Check-in volunteers using mobile smartphone application
- Supervise group to ensure all responsibilities are being carried out
- Work with on-site staff member overseeing the volunteer zone

Perks:
- Free Entry - one free entry to the 2017 Novo Nordisk NJ Marathon or Half Marathon (transferrable to friends and/or family members)
- Post-Race Party – 2016 Staff and Volunteer Team Captain celebration at Monmouth Park (a day at the races will take place in the weeks following the event)
- T-Shirt - receive a commemorative Volunteer Team Captain T-shirt

Monmouth Park, 175 Oceanport Ave., Oceanport, NJ 07757
0/0Over
Start: Fri, Apr 29 12:30pm
End: Fri, Apr 29 4:00pm
Volunteers will assist with the distribution of athlete t-shirts

Monmouth Park, 175 Oceanport Ave., Oceanport, NJ 07757
17/20Over
Start: Fri, Apr 29 12:30pm
End: Fri, Apr 29 4:00pm
**NJ Marathon & Half Marathon Alumni Preferred**

Answer athlete and spectator questions

Monmouth Park, 175 Oceanport Ave., Oceanport, NJ 07757
6/10Over
Start: Fri, Apr 29 12:30pm
End: Fri, Apr 29 4:00pm
Volunteers will assist with on-site registration and the distribution of athlete materials

Monmouth Park, 175 Oceanport Ave., Oceanport, NJ 07757
19/20Over
Start: Fri, Apr 29 4:00pm
End: Fri, Apr 29 7:30pm
Volunteers will assist with on-site registration and the distribution of athlete materials

Monmouth Park, 175 Oceanport Ave., Oceanport, NJ 07757
15/20Over
Start: Fri, Apr 29 4:00pm
End: Fri, Apr 29 7:30pm
Volunteers will assist with the distribution of athlete t-shirts

Monmouth Park, 175 Oceanport Ave., Oceanport, NJ 07757
13/20Over
Start: Fri, Apr 29 4:00pm
End: Fri, Apr 29 7:30pm
**NJ Marathon & Half Marathon Alumni Preferred**

Answer athlete and spectator questions

Monmouth Park, 175 Oceanport Ave., Oceanport, NJ 07757
2/10Over
Start: Sat, Apr 30 9:30am
End: Sat, Apr 30 6:30pm
Volunteer Team Captain

Responsibilities - Pre-Race:
- Site visit – attend an on-site meeting to walk-through the group’s responsibilities
- Pre-race communication with volunteers – send an email introduction and forward race day instructions (info packets will be provided)

Responsibilities - Race Day:
- Check-in volunteers using mobile smartphone application
- Supervise group to ensure all responsibilities are being carried out
- Work with on-site staff member overseeing the volunteer zone

Perks:
- Free Entry - one free entry to the 2017 Novo Nordisk NJ Marathon or Half Marathon (transferrable to friends and/or family members)
- Post-Race Party – 2016 Staff and Volunteer Team Captain celebration at Monmouth Park (a day at the races will take place in the weeks following the event)
- T-Shirt - receive a commemorative Volunteer Team Captain T-shirt

Monmouth Park, 175 Oceanport Ave., Oceanport, NJ 07757
1/1Over
Start: Sat, Apr 30 9:30am
End: Sat, Apr 30 6:30pm
Volunteer Team Captain

Responsibilities - Pre-Race:
- Site visit – attend an on-site meeting to walk-through the group’s responsibilities
- Pre-race communication with volunteers – send an email introduction and forward race day instructions (info packets will be provided)

Responsibilities - Race Day:
- Check-in volunteers using mobile smartphone application
- Supervise group to ensure all responsibilities are being carried out
- Work with on-site staff member overseeing the volunteer zone

Perks:
- Free Entry - one free entry to the 2017 Novo Nordisk NJ Marathon or Half Marathon (transferrable to friends and/or family members)
- Post-Race Party – 2016 Staff and Volunteer Team Captain celebration at Monmouth Park (a day at the races will take place in the weeks following the event)
- T-Shirt - receive a commemorative Volunteer Team Captain T-shirt

Monmouth Park, 175 Oceanport Ave., Oceanport, NJ 07757
0/0Over
Start: Sat, Apr 30 9:30am
End: Sat, Apr 30 2:00pm
Volunteers will assist with on-site registration and the distribution of athlete materials

Monmouth Park, 175 Oceanport Ave., Oceanport, NJ 07757
19/22Over
Start: Sat, Apr 30 9:30am
End: Sat, Apr 30 2:00pm
Volunteers will assist with the distribution of athlete t-shirts

Monmouth Park, 175 Oceanport Ave., Oceanport, NJ 07757
16/22Over
Start: Sat, Apr 30 9:30am
End: Sat, Apr 30 2:00pm
**NJ Marathon & Half Marathon Alumni Preferred**

Answer athlete and spectator questions

Monmouth Park, 175 Oceanport Ave., Oceanport, NJ 07757
6/11Over
Start: Sat, Apr 30 12:00pm
End: Sat, Apr 30 5:00pm
Volunteer Team Captain

Responsibilities - Pre-Race:
- Site visit – attend an on-site meeting to walk-through the group’s responsibilities
- Pre-race communication with volunteers – send an email introduction and forward race day instructions (info packets will be provided)

Responsibilities - Race Day:
- Check-in volunteers using mobile smartphone application
- Supervise group to ensure all responsibilities are being carried out
- Work with on-site staff member overseeing the volunteer zone

Perks:
- Free Entry - one free entry to the 2017 Novo Nordisk NJ Marathon or Half Marathon (transferrable to friends and/or family members)
- Post-Race Party – 2016 Staff and Volunteer Team Captain celebration at Monmouth Park (a day at the races will take place in the weeks following the event)
- T-Shirt - receive a commemorative Volunteer Team Captain T-shirt

On the great lawn just north of the bandstand, Ocean Promenade, Long Branch, NJ 07740
0/0Over
Start: Sat, Apr 30 12:00pm
End: Sat, Apr 30 5:00pm
Volunteer Team Captain

Responsibilities - Pre-Race:
- Site visit – attend an on-site meeting to walk-through the group’s responsibilities
- Pre-race communication with volunteers – send an email introduction and forward race day instructions (info packets will be provided)

Responsibilities - Race Day:
- Check-in volunteers using mobile smartphone application
- Supervise group to ensure all responsibilities are being carried out
- Work with on-site staff member overseeing the volunteer zone

Perks:
- Free Entry - one free entry to the 2017 Novo Nordisk NJ Marathon or Half Marathon (transferrable to friends and/or family members)
- Post-Race Party – 2016 Staff and Volunteer Team Captain celebration at Monmouth Park (a day at the races will take place in the weeks following the event)
- T-Shirt - receive a commemorative Volunteer Team Captain T-shirt

On the great lawn just north of the bandstand, Ocean Promenade, Long Branch, NJ 07740
0/0Over
Start: Sat, Apr 30 12:00pm
End: Sat, Apr 30 5:00pm
Volunteer Team Captain

Responsibilities - Pre-Race:
- Site visit – attend an on-site meeting to walk-through the group’s responsibilities
- Pre-race communication with volunteers – send an email introduction and forward race day instructions (info packets will be provided)

Responsibilities - Race Day:
- Check-in volunteers using mobile smartphone application
- Supervise group to ensure all responsibilities are being carried out
- Work with on-site staff member overseeing the volunteer zone

Perks:
- Free Entry - one free entry to the 2017 Novo Nordisk NJ Marathon or Half Marathon (transferrable to friends and/or family members)
- Post-Race Party – 2016 Staff and Volunteer Team Captain celebration at Monmouth Park (a day at the races will take place in the weeks following the event)
- T-Shirt - receive a commemorative Volunteer Team Captain T-shirt

On the great lawn just north of the bandstand, Ocean Promenade, Long Branch, NJ 07740
1/1Over
Start: Sat, Apr 30 12:00pm
End: Sat, Apr 30 5:00pm
Volunteers will assist with checking in athletes prior and sharing athlete results after the race

On the great lawn just north of the bandstand, Ocean Promenade, 1 Ocean Blvd., Long Branch, NJ 07740
11/15Over
Start: Sat, Apr 30 12:00pm
End: Sat, Apr 30 5:00pm
Volunteers will distribute medals, food, and water to finishers

On the great lawn just north of the bandstand, Ocean Promenade, 1 Ocean Blvd., Long Branch, NJ 07740
14/20Over
Start: Sat, Apr 30 1:30pm
End: Sat, Apr 30 4:00pm
Volunteers will collect and organize athlete baggage and distribute to the athletes at the finish.

The Great Lawn between Rooney’s and the Ocean Place Resort, Ocean Promenade, 1 Ocean Blvd., Long Branch, NJ 07740
3/10Over
Start: Sat, Apr 30 2:00pm
End: Sat, Apr 30 6:30pm
Volunteers will assist with on-site registration and the distribution of athlete materials

Monmouth Park, 175 Oceanport Ave., Oceanport, NJ 07757
8/20Over
Start: Sat, Apr 30 2:00pm
End: Sat, Apr 30 6:30pm
Volunteers will assist with the distribution of athlete t-shirts

Monmouth Park, 175 Oceanport Ave., Oceanport, NJ 07757
9/20Over
Start: Sat, Apr 30 2:00pm
End: Sat, Apr 30 6:30pm
**NJ Marathon & Half Marathon Alumni Preferred**

Answer athlete and spectator questions

Monmouth Park, 175 Oceanport Ave., Oceanport, NJ 07757
4/10Over
Start: Sat, Apr 30 2:00pm
End: Sat, Apr 30 4:00pm
Volunteers will distribute water to athletes along the course

Ocean Ave. & Brown Rd. in Long Branch, Ocean Promenade, 1 Ocean Blvd., Long Branch, NJ 07740
6/15Over
Start: Sun, May 01 5:00am
End: Sun, May 01 9:00am
Volunteers will set up the Aid Station prior to the start of the race, distribute water and Gatorade to the athletes, clean up used cups and discarded items to keep area clean of debris, and cheer on the athletes.


northeast of start line, Monmouth Park, 175 Oceanport Ave., Oceanport, NJ 07757
14/15Over
Start: Sun, May 01 5:00am
End: Sun, May 01 8:00am
Volunteer Team Captain

Responsibilities - Pre-Race:
- Site visit – attend an on-site meeting to walk-through the group’s responsibilities
- Pre-race communication with volunteers – send an email introduction and forward race day instructions (info packets will be provided)

Responsibilities - Race Day:
- Check-in volunteers using mobile smartphone application
- Supervise group to ensure all responsibilities are being carried out
- Work with on-site staff member overseeing the volunteer zone

Perks:
- Free Entry - one free entry to the 2017 Novo Nordisk NJ Marathon or Half Marathon (transferrable to friends and/or family members)
- Post-Race Party – 2016 Staff and Volunteer Team Captain celebration at Monmouth Park (a day at the races will take place in the weeks following the event)
- T-Shirt - receive a commemorative Volunteer Team Captain T-shirt

Monmouth Park, 175 Oceanport Ave., Oceanport, NJ 07757
0/0Over
Start: Sun, May 01 5:00am
End: Sun, May 01 9:00am
Volunteer Team Captain

Responsibilities - Pre-Race:
- Site visit – attend an on-site meeting to walk-through the group’s responsibilities
- Pre-race communication with volunteers – send an email introduction and forward race day instructions (info packets will be provided)

Responsibilities - Race Day:
- Check-in volunteers using mobile smartphone application
- Supervise group to ensure all responsibilities are being carried out
- Work with on-site staff member overseeing the volunteer zone

Perks:
- Free Entry - one free entry to the 2017 Novo Nordisk NJ Marathon or Half Marathon (transferrable to friends and/or family members)
- Post-Race Party – 2016 Staff and Volunteer Team Captain celebration at Monmouth Park (a day at the races will take place in the weeks following the event)
- T-Shirt - receive a commemorative Volunteer Team Captain T-shirt

northeast of start line, Monmouth Park, 175 Oceanport Ave., Oceanport, NJ 07757
1/1Over
Start: Sun, May 01 5:00am
End: Sun, May 01 9:00am
Volunteer Team Captain

Responsibilities - Pre-Race:
- Site visit – attend an on-site meeting to walk-through the group’s responsibilities
- Pre-race communication with volunteers – send an email introduction and forward race day instructions (info packets will be provided)

Responsibilities - Race Day:
- Check-in volunteers using mobile smartphone application
- Supervise group to ensure all responsibilities are being carried out
- Work with on-site staff member overseeing the volunteer zone

Perks:
- Free Entry - one free entry to the 2017 Novo Nordisk NJ Marathon or Half Marathon (transferrable to friends and/or family members)
- Post-Race Party – 2016 Staff and Volunteer Team Captain celebration at Monmouth Park (a day at the races will take place in the weeks following the event)
- T-Shirt - receive a commemorative Volunteer Team Captain T-shirt

Monmouth Park, 175 Oceanport Ave., Oceanport, NJ 07757
0/0Over
Start: Sun, May 01 5:00am
End: Sun, May 01 9:30am
Volunteer Team Captain

Responsibilities - Pre-Race:
- Site visit – attend an on-site meeting to walk-through the group’s responsibilities
- Pre-race communication with volunteers – send an email introduction and forward race day instructions (info packets will be provided)

Responsibilities - Race Day:
- Check-in volunteers using mobile smartphone application
- Supervise group to ensure all responsibilities are being carried out
- Work with on-site staff member overseeing the volunteer zone

Perks:
- Free Entry - one free entry to the 2017 Novo Nordisk NJ Marathon or Half Marathon (transferrable to friends and/or family members)
- Post-Race Party – 2016 Staff and Volunteer Team Captain celebration at Monmouth Park (a day at the races will take place in the weeks following the event)
- T-Shirt - receive a commemorative Volunteer Team Captain T-shirt

Intersection of Port Au Peck Ave. and Oceanport Ave., 63 Port Au Peck Ave., Oceanport, NJ 07757
1/1Over