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2017 First Watch Sarasota Half Marathon & Relay

Sunday, March 19th, 2017
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About

ApprovalOrganizer will approve registrants
Close DateAny time before the event ends or when space runs out.
Age Limit13 and up
Description

This event is able to take place thanks to the hundreds of talented and dedicated volunteers! Be a part of the fun as you assist participants pre-race, welcome and guide them to the start areas, keep them safe, cheer them on along the course, and celebrate their accomplishments at the finish line and during the post-race festivities.

We also offer special programs for groups of 10 or more. Contact our volunteer coordinator at volunteermiami@lifetimefitness.com for more information.  
PerksAll volunteers will receive the following:
- All volunteers will receive a race crew shirt
- All volunteers will receive complimentary snacks and/or a light meal and water
- All volunteers can also fulfill volunteer time for school or community programs, meet a new friend or business contact, increase social and relationship skills, increase self-confidence, increase communication skills, increase managerial skills, sense of achievement, create new interests or hobbies, new experience, meet a diverse range of people, career experience directly related to the following areas: medical, event management, sports management, sports marketing, communication
CausesGeneral Service Health & Medicine Sports & Recreation
SkillsEvent Planning Fitness Food Distribution Fundraising Marketing Race Registration Race Waterstops Recreational Activities Sales & Business Development Sports
GivePulse
164 Positions Filled | 14 Impacts | 79 Hours

Multiple Addresses

Shifts (13)

Name & TimeDescriptionPositions
 
Start: Sun, Mar 19 5:00am
End: Sun, Mar 19 11:30am
This positions give runners a peace of mind during pre and post-race, than knowing their belongings are safely stored. Duties include labeling and organizing runner's belongings when they drop off, and retrieving them in a timely manner at the end of the race. Teardown of gear check area is also included in this position.

Volunteers will check in at the volunteer tent at Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, Van Wezel Performing Arts Center, 777 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34236
0/20Over
Start: Sun, Mar 19 5:00am
End: Sun, Mar 19 11:00am
Help setup the registration area and distribute race bibs and t-shirts to the participants.

Volunteers will check in at the volunteer tent at Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, Van Wezel Performing Arts Center, 777 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34236
2/5Over
Start: Sun, Mar 19 5:00am
End: Sun, Mar 19 2:00pm
Will Assist the Medical Team that is in place

Volunteer tent is next to registration., Van Wezel Performing Arts Center, 777 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34236
0/10Over
Start: Sun, Mar 19 5:15am
End: Sun, Mar 19 12:00pm
Volunteers will be placed along the course to guide the participants in the right direction while cheering the runners on!

Van Wezel Performing Arts Center. 777 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34236, Check in area: TBA, Sarasota, FL 34236
4/10Over
Start: Sun, Mar 19 5:15am
End: Sun, Mar 19 11:30am
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

You will meet directly at your Water Station, Bird Key Park- 200 John Ringling Causeway, Sarasota, FL 34236
20/20Over
Start: Sun, Mar 19 5:15am
End: Sun, Mar 19 11:30am
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

You will meet directly at your Water Station, Municipal Auditorium - 801 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34236
20/20Over
Start: Sun, Mar 19 5:15am
End: Sun, Mar 19 11:30am
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

You will meet directly at your Water Station, Just north of La Quinta Inn - 1803 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34236
19/20Over
Start: Sun, Mar 19 5:15am
End: Sun, Mar 19 11:30am
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

You will meet directly at your Water Station, 2810 Bay Shore Road, Sarasota, FL 34236
20/20Over
Start: Sun, Mar 19 5:15am
End: Sun, Mar 19 11:30am
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

You will meet directly at your Water Station, 4223 Bay Shore Road, Sarasota, FL 34236
20/20Over
Start: Sun, Mar 19 5:15am
End: Sun, Mar 19 11:30am
Start: Sun, Mar 13 5:15am
End: Sun, Mar 13 10:30am
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

You will meet directly at your Water Station, Ringling Museum 5401 Bay Shore Road, Sarasota, FL 34236
10/10Over
Start: Sun, Mar 19 6:00am
End: Sun, Mar 19 12:30pm
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.

Volunteer Tent is by the registration tent. Check in with volunteer coordinator., Van Wezel Performing Arts Center, 777 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34236
5/25Over
Start: Sun, Mar 19 6:00am
End: Sun, Mar 19 12:00pm
Volunteers will organize the medals and prepare the finish line for finishers and hand them to the participants as they come through the finish line.

Volunteer tent is next to registration., Van Wezel Performing Arts Center, 777 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34236
40/40Over
Start: Sun, Mar 19 6:30am
End: Sun, Mar 19 12:30pm
Volunteers will set up the water station at the finish line. Volunteers will be responsible for handing out water to the participants as they finish the race.

Volunteer Tent is by the registration tent. Check in with volunteer coordinator., Van Wezel Performing Arts Center, 777 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34236
4/20Over