Run for the Parks!

Saturday, November 19th to Monday, November 21st, 2016

About

VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED TO HELP with our Fayetteville Race Series event, "Run for the Parks!"

Get out those running shoes and head to our beautiful green spaces to show appreciation for Fayetteville's parks & trails! This race has something for all runners with three distance options: 8.5 miles, 4.5 miles, or 2.5 miles. 

When: Sunday, November 20, 2016 
Where: All races utilize the Fayetteville trail system (Clear Creek, Scull Creek, Frisco Trails) finishing in Walker Park.
8.5 mile Start: Lake Fayetteville (8:00am)
4.5 mile Start: Gordon Long Park (8:30am) 
2.5 mile Start: Wilson Park (9:00am)
What: Run for the Parks is a chance for runners and walkers to show their support for the City of Fayetteville parks and trails! With several distance options and a festive finish area - we hope this race can find the runner hiding in everyone. 

MORE INFORMATION ON EVENT WEBPAGE:
http://fayetteville-ar.gov/1948/Run-for-the-Parks

Positions
0 Remaining
Registration
Registration Closed
Registration Closes
24 hours before each shift starts or when space runs out.
Age Limit
Teens & Older
Requirement Details
Early Riser (we'll have coffee to help too)
Good Attitude
Pancake Flipping Skills
Experience with Running/Race Events
Perks
Coffee
Pancakes
Volunteer T-Shirt
Fresh air on a lovely autumn morning!
Parking Details
Parking is available in two different lots at Walker Park.
If you are stationed along the course - more details will be provided regarding that specific location
GivePulse
36 Positions Filled | 25 Impacts | 60 Hours

Shifts (7)

1 - 1 of 1 Shifts
ShiftStart TimeEnd TimeAddressDescriptionPositions
 
 
Day Prior - Packet Pick Up2:45pm (CT)5:45pm (CT)
Academy Sports+Outdoors
Fayetteville, AR 72701
Provide runners with the information and essentials they'll need to be ready to rock the...2/3Over

1 - 6 of 6 Shifts
ShiftStart TimeEnd TimeAddressDescriptionPositions
 
 
Registration / Packet Pick Up (Day of Race)6:00am (CT)9:00am (CT)
Walker Park
15th Street / College Ave
Fayetteville, AR 72701
Check-In at the Ballfield Concession stand
Assist with checking in participants, handing out packets, and provided runners with the last minute...3/4Over
Starting Line Assistants7:00am (CT)9:30am (CT)
Walker Park
15th Street / College Ave
Fayetteville, AR 72701
Check-In at the Ballfield Concession prior to heading to your assigned start area.
We have THREE different starting lines (Lake Fayetteville, Gordon Long Park, Wilson Park) and need...9/9Over
Aid Station Attendants7:45am (CT)9:45am (CT)
North Street trail crossing
Fayetteville, AR 72701
You will head directly to your assigned aid station and an FPR staff will check in with you there.
Put happy faces on the runners by providing them with water and encouragement! We will...3/3Over
Course Monitors / Street Crossings8:00am (CT)10:15am (CT)
Various Trail / Street Crossings
Poplar, Sycamore, Maple, Dickson, and Center streets.
Fayetteville, AR 72701
Check-In at the Ballfield Concession Stand before reporting to assigned location
Assist the racers by monitoring traffic at the street crossings along the trail. Bring music...10/10Over
Finish Line Assistant8:30am (CT)10:30am (CT)
Walker Park
15th Street / College Ave
Fayetteville, AR 72701
Check-In at the Ballfield Concession stand
Be the happy face that runners see when they cross the finish! Also - you...3/3Over
Pancake Makers9:00am (CT)11:30am (CT)
Walker Park
15th Street / College Ave
Fayetteville, AR 72701
Check-In at the Ballfield Concession stand
Assist by flipping up flap jacks for our runners post-race!6/6Over

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Tiffany Hoover wrote on November 4th, 2016

Want to be a bicycle lead for one of the races OR serve as our announcer at the finish line?
Email me directly for more details!

Tiffany Hoover wrote on October 27th, 2016

We are very much in need of more volunteers along the course and to assist with each of the three starts. Please share with friends and others who might be interested in helping!
#coffeeanddonuts #friendsofparks #fayettevilleraceseries #didwementionpancakestoo