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Volition America Half Marathon and 5K- Busse Woods

Thursday, June 2nd, 2016 to Saturday, June 4th, 2016

About

PositionsMany Remaining
Close DateAny time before the event ends or when space runs out.
Age LimitAll Ages
Description
We are working hard to make the Volition America Half Marathon and 5K something truly special, not just for participants, but for the communities as well. To make this possible, we need the enthusiastic support of volunteers like you. We are recruiting volunteers for a variety of positions prior to, during and following each event. If you want to support Volition America and wish to be involved, we have an important job for you!

All Volition America volunteers will receive a complimentary event shirt, beverages and snacks. Individuals and groups are invited!
    

For questions, email: volutneer@volitionamerica.com


Requirements
Must be at least 12 years of age or have parent/guardian supervision.
PerksAn awesome t- shirt to keep. Food and water
Watching amazing people accomplish an amazing goal.
Being part of a movement that is dedicated toward a life of mental, physical and patriotic distinction
Parking DetailsParking is available in Busse Woods
CausesVeterans & Military Families
SkillsSports
GivePulse
117 Positions Filled | 0 Impacts | 0 Hours

Multiple Addresses

Shifts (21)

Name & TimeDescriptionPositions
 
Start: Thu, Jun 02 2:00am
End: Thu, Jun 02 7:00pm
Help pass out race bibs and t-shirts

Road Runner Sports Naperville, 2555 W 75th St, Naperville, IL 60540
0/5Over
Start: Fri, Jun 03 1:00pm
End: Fri, Jun 03 5:00pm
Assist with the set up of fencing, snow fencing, tables, food, finish line arch, etc. at the finish line.


Meet by the Boat Docks, E. Higgins and E. Frontage Road, Elk Grove, IL 60007
0/10Over
Start: Fri, Jun 03 2:00pm
End: Fri, Jun 03 7:00pm
Help Pass out Race Bibs and T-shirts

Road Runner Sports Kildeer, 20291 N Rand Rd #105, Kildeer, IL 60074
0/5Over
Start: Sat, Jun 04 5:00am
End: Sat, Jun 04 12:30pm
Reports directly to Merchandise Manager, Assist merchandise manager with load and delivering materials to the race course, Assist merchandise manager with prepping merchandise for each race, Assist with organization of merchandise

Ned Busse Forest Preserve, E. Higgins and E. Frontage Road., Elk Grove, IL 60007
0/2Over
Start: Sat, Jun 04 5:00am
End: Sat, Jun 04 8:00am
Answer questions about the event. Use the athlete guide and staff guide as a resource for information.


Check in at the Volunteer Tent, E. Higgins and E. Frontage Road, Elk Grove, IL 60007
0/2Over
Start: Sat, Jun 04 5:00am
End: Sat, Jun 04 7:30am
Help athletes get checked in and provide them with a race number, t-shirt and goodie bag.


Check in at the Volunteer Tent, E. Higgins and E. Frontage Road, Elk Grove, IL 60007
9/15Over
Start: Sat, Jun 04 5:30am
End: Sat, Jun 04 11:30am
Check athlete gear into the tent. Watch over all gear during the event and return to athlete at the conclusion of the event. Each athlete must have their race bib to drop off and claim their gear.

Check in at the Volunteer Tent, E. Higgins and E. Frontage Road, Elk Grove, IL 60007
0/10Over
Start: Sat, Jun 04 5:30am
End: Sat, Jun 04 9:00am
Help set up venue including: tables, chairs, tents, fencing, etc.


Check in at the Volunteer Tent, E. Higgins and E. Frontage Road, Elk Grove, IL 60007
7/10Over
Start: Sat, Jun 04 6:00am
End: Sat, Jun 04 11:00am
Pace the racers. We are looking for 7 pacers:
1:30:00
1:45:00
2:00:00
2:15:00
2:30:00
2:45:00
3:00:00

Check in at Registration, E. Higgins and E. Frontage Road, Elk Grove, IL 60007
7/7Over
Start: Sat, Jun 04 6:00am
End: Sat, Jun 04 12:30pm
Reserved for RaceGuards

Ned Busse Forest Preserve, E. Higgins and E. Frontage Road., Elk Grove, IL 60007
9/10Over
Start: Sat, Jun 04 6:00am
End: Sat, Jun 04 12:00pm
Capture the images that people will cherish for year after they complete this event

Ned Busse Forest Preserve, E. Higgins and E. Frontage Road., Elk Grove, IL 60007
1/1Over
Start: Sat, Jun 04 6:00am
End: Sat, Jun 04 11:00am
Point all athletes in the right direction on the race course. Cheer them on as they pass by. Serve as a medical contact if needed.


Check in at the Volunteer Tent, E. Higgins and E. Frontage Road, Elk Grove, IL 60007
21/28Over
Start: Sat, Jun 04 6:00am
End: Sat, Jun 04 11:00am
Pass out water, sports drink and snacks to athletes as they pass. Cheer them on. Please be sure to keep your aid station clean at all times. When athletes see you at the aid station, they may be tired. Encourage them to keep going as the run past.


Check in at the Volunteer Tent, E. Higgins and E. Frontage Road, Elk Grove, IL 60007
10/15Over
Start: Sat, Jun 04 6:00am
End: Sat, Jun 04 11:00am
Pass out water, sports drink and snacks to athletes as they pass. Cheer them on. Please be sure to keep your aid station clean at all times. When athletes see you at the aid station, they may be tired. Encourage them to keep going as the run past.


Check in at the Volunteer Tent, E. Higgins and E. Frontage Road, Elk Grove, IL 60007
15/15Over
Start: Sat, Jun 04 6:15am
End: Sat, Jun 04 11:00am
Pass out water, sports drink and snacks to athletes as they pass. Cheer them on. Please be sure to keep your aid station clean at all times. When athletes see you at the aid station, they may be tired. Encourage them to keep going as the run past.


Check in at the Volunteer Tent, E. Higgins and E. Frontage Road, Elk Grove, IL 60007
15/15Over
Start: Sat, Jun 04 6:15am
End: Sat, Jun 04 11:00am
Pass out water, sports drink and snacks to athletes as they pass. Cheer them on. Please be sure to keep your aid station clean at all times. When athletes see you at the aid station, they may be tired. Encourage them to keep going as the run past.


Check in at the Volunteer Tent, E. Higgins and E. Frontage Road, Elk Grove, IL 60007
3/15Over
Start: Sat, Jun 04 6:15am
End: Sat, Jun 04 11:00am
Pass out water, sports drink and snacks to athletes as they pass. Cheer them on. Please be sure to keep your aid station clean at all times. When athletes see you at the aid station, they may be tired. Encourage them to keep going as the run past.


Check in at the Volunteer Tent, E. Higgins and E. Frontage Road, Elk Grove, IL 60007
12/15Over
Start: Sat, Jun 04 6:30am
End: Sat, Jun 04 12:30pm
Organize and set up all finish line water, sports drink, food and finisher medals. Help keep athletes flowing through the finish chute and towards the exit. Once athletes exit the finish chute they are not allowed back in. No family or friends are allowed in the finish chute.


Check in at the Volunteer Tent, E. Higgins and E. Frontage Road, Elk Grove, IL 60007
6/20Over
Start: Sat, Jun 04 7:30am
End: Sat, Jun 04 10:30am
Set up and organize all event awards for the awards presentation


Check in at the Volunteer Tent, E. Higgins and E. Frontage Road, Elk Grove, IL 60007
1/3Over
Start: Sat, Jun 04 10:00am
End: Sat, Jun 04 3:00pm
Help break down all materials that were set up for the event and load them into the trailers. This includes: tables, chairs, tents, fencing, etc.


Check in at the Volunteer Tent, E. Higgins and E. Frontage Road, Elk Grove, IL 60007
0/20Over
Start: Sat, Jun 04 10:45am
End: Sat, Jun 04 2:30pm
Pick up all trash and recyclable items that are around the event venue. Ensure that trash cans are kept clean a not overflowing with trash.


Check in at the Volunteer Tent, E. Higgins and E. Frontage Road, Elk Grove, IL 60007
1/10Over