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2016 Life Time Torchlight 5K Run

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016 to Thursday, July 21st, 2016

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ApprovalOrganizer will approve registrants
Close Date12 hours before the event starts or when space runs out.
Age Limit12 and up
Description

Whether you're a dedicated runner or just someone who jogs from the couch to the fridge, the torchlight 5K in Minneapolis is fun for everyone!  And of course we make every effort to make this event just as amazing of an experience for our volunteers! Our race headquarters is just steps from the Minneapolis aquatennial fireworks display, so plan to see some of the best fireworks in the state when your shift ends! Come alone or find a friend and register to volunteer at the event that 'Runs Hot and Parties Cool!'  

PerksAll volunteers receive a complimentary event crew t-shirt.

Still have questions? Feel free to reach out to Jessie Mosier the Volunteer Director for this event at: jmosier@lifetimefitness.com
Parking DetailsIf you are registered for a shift that reports to the start of the event at the Basilica of St. Mary then you may choose to pay for parking in the nearby ramps or find on street parking. If you are registered for shift that reports to the finish of the race at Father Hennepin Bluffs Park, you may choose to pay for parking in the St. Anthony lot or find on street parking in the area. Car pooling is strongly recommended.
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158 Positions Filled | 110 Impacts | 519 Hours

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Shifts (14)

Name & TimeDescriptionPositions
 
Start: Wed, Jul 20 10:00am
End: Wed, Jul 20 11:30pm
This is an invite only position and is reserved for experienced event volunteers who will be responsible for overseeing and managing a particular event area (i.e. bike course lead, SAG driver, swim course lead, finish line lead etc). If you are interested in this opportunity email Jessie Mosier at jmosier@lifetimefitness.com

Some coordinators may not be assigned to the finish area at Father Hennpin Bluffs Park. Contact Jessie for your specific duties and report times and dates. jmosier@lifetimefitness.com, Father Hennepin Bluffs Park, 420 SE Main St, Minneapolis, MN 55414
20/18Over
Start: Wed, Jul 20 3:30pm
End: Wed, Jul 20 7:30pm
You will assist participants by retrieving their packet (race day materials) and answering any questions they may have as well as assisting those who need to register for the event

Wednesday 3:30pm-7:30pm please check-in at the Volunteer Tent located at the Basilica of St. Mary, 88 N. 17th Street Minneapolis, MN 55403., Basilica of St. Mary, Minneapolis, MN 55414
27/30Over
Start: Wed, Jul 20 6:00pm
End: Wed, Jul 20 9:00pm
Our friendly event crew will assign you a location along the run course. Once you are assigned your location you will ensure that participants continue to stay on the marked event course as they approach and pass you.

Check in at the Volunteer Tent located at Father Hennepin Bluffs Park, Father Hennepin Bluffs Park, Father Hennepin Bluffs Park 420 SE Main St, Minneapolis, MN 55414
0/15Over
Start: Wed, Jul 20 6:00pm
End: Thu, Jul 21 1:00am
This position works in the Volunteer Tent helping check in volunteers and get them set up in their position. You will also help with any set up and tear down needs of the event!

Parking is very limited, please give yourself plenty of time to find parking. There is some parking along 2nd St. SE., Father Hennepin Bluffs Park, 420 Main St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414
1/1Over
Start: Wed, Jul 20 6:30pm
End: Wed, Jul 20 9:00pm
You will assist with the set up, hydration distribution, and clean up of the on course water aid station. (i.e. handing out liquid hydration to participants as they pass).

Located at the intersection of 4th Ave N and W River Road. Plan on parking in the North Loop Playground parking lot.

Check in directly at the aid station location. There will be a truck/trailer parked on the side of the road that will contain all aid station supplies. A lead coordinator will be there to meet you., Northloop Playground, Minneapolis, MN 55401
15/15Over
Start: Wed, Jul 20 6:30pm
End: Wed, Jul 20 8:00pm
You will assist event crew at the start line of the duathlon event by helping to hold wave signs and manage traffic flow at and near the start area of the race. If you are not also participating in the event you will assist with the tear down of the start area.

Wednesday 6:30pm-8pm please check-in at the Volunteer Tent located at the Basilica of St. Mary, 88 N. 17th Street Minneapolis, MN 55403., Basilica of St. Mary, 88 N 17th St, Minneapolis, MN 55403
15/15Over
Start: Wed, Jul 20 6:30pm
End: Wed, Jul 20 10:00pm
You will assist event crew with the set up of the finish area as well as distributing finisher medals and hydration as participants finish. After all participants have finished you will assist event crew with the tear down of the finish area.

Wednesday 6:30pm-10pm please check-in at the Volunteer Tent located in the Father Hennepin Bluffs Park next to the Stone Arch Bridge, Father Hennepin Bluffs Park 420 SE Main ST. Minneapolis, MN 55414., Father Hennepin Bluffs Park, 420 SE Main St, Minneapolis, MN 55414
18/18Over
Start: Wed, Jul 20 6:30pm
End: Wed, Jul 20 8:30pm
Event crew will assign you a location along the run course. Once you are at your assigned location you will ensure that participants continue to stay on the marked event course as they approach and pass you.

Check in at the volunteer check-in tent located in Father Hennepin Bluffs Park next to the Stone Arch Bridge, Father Hennepin Bluffs Park 420 SE Main St. Minneapolis, MN 55414., Father Hennepin Bluffs Park, Minneapolis, MN 55414
27/27Over
Start: Wed, Jul 20 6:30pm
End: Wed, Jul 20 9:00pm
You will assist with the set up, hydration distribution, and clean up of the on course water aid station. (i.e. handing out liquid hydration to participants as they pass).

Aid Station #2 is located at the entrance of the Stone Arch Bridge. Located at West River Pkwy and Portland Ave. Once you check in we will walk you over to your Aid Station location.

Please check-in at the Volunteer Tent located in the Father Hennepin Bluffs Park next to the Stone Arch Bridge. Plan ahead for parking. There is limited parking along 2nd ST. SE., Father Hennepin Bluffs Park, 420 SE Main ST., Minneapolis, MN 55415
15/15Over
Start: Wed, Jul 20 7:30pm
End: Wed, Jul 20 9:30pm
You will be strategically placed at a location within the race site to help direct participant traffic.

Wednesday 7:30pm-9:30pm please check-in at the Volunteer Tent located in the Father Hennepin Bluffs Park next to the Stone Arch Bridge, Father Hennepin Bluffs Park 420 SE Main ST. Minneapolis, MN 55414., Father Hennepin Bluffs Park, 420 SE Main St, Minneapolis, MN 55414
0/8Over
Start: Wed, Jul 20 7:30pm
End: Wed, Jul 20 10:00pm
This event features a post race party that serves alcoholic beverages. You will provide qualifying participants (21+ yrs of age) with a wristband upon checking their state issued ID. You must be at least 18 years of age to register for this shift.

Wednesday 7:30pm-10pm please check-in at the Volunteer Tent located in the Father Hennepin Bluffs Park next to the Stone Arch Bridge, Father Hennepin Bluffs Park 420 SE Main ST. Minneapolis, MN 55414., Father Hennepin Bluffs Park and the Basilica of St. Mary, 420 SE Main St, Minneapolis, MN 55414
6/6Over
Start: Wed, Jul 20 7:30pm
End: Wed, Jul 20 10:30pm
Assisting the VIP Tent in clean up along with managing the exlusive VIP List to ensure all Athletes entering are listed.

Wednesday 7:30pm-10:30pm please check-in at the Volunteer Tent located in the Father Hennepin Bluffs Park next to the Stone Arch Bridge, Father Hennepin Bluffs Park 420 SE Main ST. Minneapolis, MN 55414., Father Hennepin Bluffs Park, Father Hennepin Bluffs Park 420 SE Main St, Minneapolis, MN 55414
3/8Over
Start: Wed, Jul 20 8:00pm
End: Wed, Jul 20 10:30pm
This event is a point to point race (start and finish area are in separate areas), and features a shuttle bus service to bring participants from the finish area back to the start area upon finishing. You will point participants in the direction of the shuttle bus pick up area as well as answer any questions they may have.

Wednesday 8:30pm-10:30pm please check-in at the Volunteer Tent located in the Father Hennepin Bluffs Park next to the Stone Arch Bridge, Father Hennepin Bluffs Park 420 SE Main ST. Minneapolis, MN 55414., Father Hennepin Bluffs Park, 420 SE Main St, Minneapolis, MN 55414
1/3Over
Start: Wed, Jul 20 8:00pm
End: Wed, Jul 20 11:00pm
Our event crew prides itself in leaving our event sites cleaner than when we arrived. You will play an integral part in assisting with this. We will have both trash and recycling receptacles available that will be filled and stacked in the designated pick-up area.

Wednesday 8pm-11pm please check-in at the Volunteer Tent located in the Father Hennepin Bluffs Park next to the Stone Arch Bridge, Father Hennepin Bluffs Park 420 SE Main ST. Minneapolis, MN 55414., Father Hennepin Bluffs Park, 420 SE Main St, Minneapolis, MN 55414
10/10Over

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Julie McChesney wrote on July 20th, 2016

Hi. How do we know what tent to check in at? Thanks. Julie McChesney