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2015 Michelob ULTRA Chicago Spring 13.1 & 10K

Thursday, May 14th, 2015 to Sunday, May 17th, 2015

About

Close Date1 hour before the event starts or when space runs out.
Age Limit13 and up
Description
Start your race season on the right foot with the Chicago Half Marathon & 10K races! Both courses start just steps away from Chicago’s Lake Michigan waterfront alongside the Chicago River, taking runners south along Chicago’s scenic lakefront path.
PerksAll Volunteers will receive a t-shirt when they arrive. Breakfast and lunch will be provided by Goose Island Catering.

If you are located on the course, your shirt, food, radio and credentials will be dropped directly to you. If Fluid Station Volunteers or Medical Volunteers are short any items, the Fluid Station Captain will radio the Zone Coordinator to receive the items.

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
Parking DetailsWe are highly encouraging public transportation. If driving is required, please see the following locations for each Volunteer position:

Pre-Packet Pickup at Fleet Feet Old Town:
There is a parking garage on North Ave. just west of the Piper's Alley entrance. The first hour is a validated $2 parking but regular rates apply following. Behind Piper's Alley or down North Ave, you can often find parking.

Will Call Volunteers, Start Volunteers, Race Guards, Gear Check Volunteers, Finisher Volunteers, Green Team, Bike Marshals, Start Volunteers, Pacers, Finish Area Medical Tent:
Parking is available at the Aqua Parking Garage (225 N Columbus Dr) for $10. Park in the garage and before you leave you have to stop by the parking garage office to pay the $10 fee. There is a limited number of spots, so please carpool if possible!

Fluid Station and Medical Volunteers A & J:
Millenium Parking Garage: Starts at $25

Fluid Station and Medical Volunteers B & I:
Burnham Harbor: $23/day

Fluid Station and Medical Volunteers C & H:
31st Street Beach East of Lake Shore Drive: $0.50 from 6am-9am and $1.25 from 9am-9pm

Fluid Station and Medical Volunteers D & G:
Oakwood and Lake Shore Drive, Burnham Dr: $0.50 from 6am-9am and $1.25 from 9am-9pm

Fluid Station and Medical Volunteers E & F:
47th and Cornell: $0.50 from 6am-9am and $1.25 from 9am-9pm
CausesSports & Recreation
SkillsCleanups Medical Race Registration
GivePulse
482 Positions Filled | 376 Impacts | 2,673 Hours

Multiple Addresses

Shifts (43)

Name & TimeDescriptionPositions
 
Start: Thu, May 14 3:30pm
End: Thu, May 14 8:15pm
Packet Pick-up will take place prior to the race at Fleet Feet - Old Town. Athletes follow a procession along marked tables to accumulate all the materials needed for race-day.

Fleet Feet - Old Town (If driving, street parking behind Piper's Alley or down North Ave. is your best bet!), 1620 N. Wells Street, Check-in with a staff member when you arrive., Chicago, IL 60614
12/15Over
Start: Fri, May 15 9:30am
End: Fri, May 15 3:30pm
Packet Pick-up will take place prior to the race at Fleet Feet - Old Town. Athletes follow a procession along marked tables to accumulate all the materials needed for race-day.

Fleet Feet - Old Town (If driving, street parking behind Piper's Alley or down North Ave. is your best bet!), 1620 N. Wells Street, Check-in with a staff member when you arrive., Chicago, IL 60614
9/15Over
Start: Fri, May 15 2:30pm
End: Fri, May 15 8:15pm
Packet Pick-up will take place prior to the race at Fleet Feet - Old Town. Athletes follow a procession along marked tables to accumulate all the materials needed for race-day.

Fleet Feet - Old Town (If driving, street parking behind Piper's Alley or down North Ave. is your best bet!), 1620 N. Wells Street, Check-in with a staff member when you arrive., Chicago, IL 60614
5/15Over
Start: Sat, May 16 8:30am
End: Sat, May 16 12:30pm
You will be assisting the Event Manger with Gear Check setup and saw-fencing the Finish Fest

400 S Water, Chicago, IL 60661
30/30Over
Start: Sat, May 16 9:30am
End: Sat, May 16 2:30pm
Packet Pick-up will take place prior to the race at Fleet Feet - Old Town. Athletes follow a procession along marked tables to accumulate all the materials needed for race-day.

Fleet Feet - Old Town (If driving, street parking behind Piper's Alley or down North Ave. is your best bet!), 1620 N. Wells Street, Check-in with a staff member when you arrive., Chicago, IL 60614
15/15Over
Start: Sat, May 16 11:00am
End: Sat, May 16 4:00pm
Assist Staff with setting up the Finish Fest, Start Line and Finish Line the day prior to the event. This position requires heavy lifting.

400 E. South Water, Check-in with Event Manager, Chicago, IL 60601
4/5Over
Start: Sat, May 16 1:30pm
End: Sat, May 16 7:15pm
Packet Pick-up will take place prior to the race at Fleet Feet - Old Town. Athletes follow a procession along marked tables to accumulate all the materials needed for race-day.

Fleet Feet - Old Town (If driving, street parking behind Piper's Alley or down North Ave. is your best bet!), 1620 N. Wells Street, Check-in with a staff member when you arrive., Chicago, IL 60614
12/15Over
Start: Sun, May 17 4:45am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Gear Check Captains are the lead point in disseminating information and providing instruction to their respective volunteer team, and will be the point of contact for any questions or concerns on race day.

400 E. South Water, Check-in at Main Volunteer Tent, Chicago, IL 60601
2/2Over
Start: Sun, May 17 5:00am
End: Sun, May 17 11:30am
This position gives 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. Bending and lifting up to 12lbs is required for this role.

You must check out at the Volunteer Tent before leaving.

400 E. South Water, Check-in at Main Volunteer Tent, Chicago, IL 60601
22/30Over
Start: Sun, May 17 5:00am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Assist the registration staff with Will Call, providing information to athletes and assit during the awards ceremony.

400 E. South Water, Check-in at Main Volunteer Tent, Chicago, IL 60601
8/20Over
Start: Sun, May 17 5:00am
End: Sun, May 17 11:30am
The Back of the Pack crew must be fun, energetic and encouraging individuals to help motivate our last few runners to finish the race. We encourage tutus, bright socks, fun sunglasses and other items to be a positive, fun end to the race.

This crew will also be in charge of helping with the start corals prior to jumping in as back of the pack.

400 E. South Water, Check-in at Main Volunteer Tent, Chicago, IL 60661
22/25Over
Start: Sun, May 17 5:15am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Finish Captains are the lead point in disseminating information and providing instruction to their respective volunteer team, and will be the point of contact for any questions or concerns on race day.

You must check out at the Volunteer Tent before leaving.

400 E. South Water, Check-in at Main Volunteer Tent, Chicago, IL 60601
2/2Over
Start: Sun, May 17 5:30am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Monitor the safety, progression, and flow of athletes within an assigned area. This may include: Being positioned at crosswalks, turns, or corners to verbally and/or physically signal directions to athletes along the course; Monitor participants and keep spectators from crossing/entering the course. Spectators are not allowed to cross an active race course unless directed and/or are given permission by a volunteer.

400 E. South Water, Check-in at Main Volunteer Tent, Chicago, IL 60601
8/15Over
Start: Sun, May 17 5:30am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Setup the finish chute and hand out fluids and product after athletes cross the finish line.

400 E. South Water, Check-in at Main Volunteer Tent, Chicago, IL 60601
45/25Over
Start: Sun, May 17 5:30am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Assist with the setup of the start line, assist Start Line Coordinators during the event, help teardown the start then assist at the kids race at 10am

400 E. South Water, Check-in at Main Volunteer Tent, Chicago, IL 60601
15/25Over
Start: Sun, May 17 5:30am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Start Captains will wait at the volunteer tent for all start volunteers to arrive and will take the group to the start line to meet up with the Start Coordinator. The Start Captains are the lead point in disseminating information and providing instruction to their respective volunteer team, and will be the point of contact for any questions or concerns on race day.

400 E. South Water, Check-in at Main Volunteer Tent, Chicago, IL 60661
3/3Over
Start: Sun, May 17 5:45am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Fluid Station Captains are the lead point in disseminating information and providing instruction to their respective volunteer team, and will be the point of contact for any questions or concerns on race day.

You will meet directly at your Fluid Station located at Queens Landing, Parking is available at Millenium Parking Garage, Text Sarah Nadler, Volunteer Coordinator at 515-231-0960 when you arrive., Chicago, IL 60601
3/3Over
Start: Sun, May 17 5:45am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Fluid Station Captains are the lead point in disseminating information and providing instruction to their respective volunteer team, and will be the point of contact for any questions or concerns on race day.

You will meet directly at your Fluid Station located at Burnham Harbor (1559 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605), Parking is available at Burnham Harbor for $23/day, Text Sarah Nadler, Volunteer Coordinator at 515-231-0960 when you arrive., Chicago, IL 60601
3/3Over
Start: Sun, May 17 5:45am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Fluid Station Captains are the lead point in disseminating information and providing instruction to their respective volunteer team, and will be the point of contact for any questions or concerns on race day.

You will meet directly at your Fluid Station located at 31st Beach East of Lake Shore Drive., Parking is available at 31st $.50 from 6am-9am and $1.25 from 9am-9pm., Text Sarah Nadler, Volunteer Coordinator at 515-231-0960 when you arrive., Chicago, IL 60601
2/2Over
Start: Sun, May 17 5:45am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Fluid Station Captains are the lead point in disseminating information and providing instruction to their respective volunteer team, and will be the point of contact for any questions or concerns on race day.

You will meet directly at your Fluid Station located at Oakwood and Lake Shore Drive, Burham Dr., You will meet directly at your Fluid Station, Text Sarah Nadler, Volunteer Coordinator at 515-231-0960 when you arrive., Chicago, IL 60601
2/2Over
Start: Sun, May 17 5:45am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Fluid Station Captains are the lead point in disseminating information and providing instruction to their respective volunteer team, and will be the point of contact for any questions or concerns on race day.

You will meet directly at your Fluid Station located at 47th and Cornell., Parking is available at 47th and Cornell $.50 from 6am-9am and $1.25 from 9am-9pm, Text Sarah Nadler, Volunteer Coordinator at 515-231-0960 when you arrive., Chicago, IL 60601
2/2Over
Start: Sun, May 17 6:00am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Assist with medical needs in a tent on the course. Medical knowledge required.

You will meet directly at your Fluid Station located at 47th and Cornell., Parking is available at 47th and Cornell $.50 from 6am-9am and $1.25 from 9am-9pm, Chicago, IL 60661
1/2Over
Start: Sun, May 17 6:00am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Assist with medical needs in a tent on the course. Medical knowledge required.

You will meet directly at your Fluid Station located at Oakwood and Lake Shore Drive, Burham Dr., You will meet directly at your Fluid Station, Chicago, IL 60661
2/2Over
Start: Sun, May 17 6:00am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Assist with medical needs in a tent on the course. Medical knowledge required.

You will meet directly at your Fluid Station located at 31st Beach East of Lake Shore Drive., Parking is available at 31st $.50 from 6am-9am and $1.25 from 9am-9pm., Chicago, IL 60661
1/2Over
Start: Sun, May 17 6:00am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Assist with medical needs in a tent on the course. Medical knowledge required.

You will meet directly at your Fluid Station located at Burnham Harbor (1559 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605), Parking is available at Burnham Harbor for $23/day, Chicago, IL 60661
1/2Over
Start: Sun, May 17 6:00am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Provide medical assistance where needed. Medical Knowledge required.

After checking in at the Volunteer Tent, head over to the Medical Tent near the finish line to check in with Amanda Hudson. Amanda will be your point of contact for the day.

400 E. South Water, Check-in at Main Volunteer Tent, Chicago, IL 60601
15/20Over
Start: Sun, May 17 6:00am
End: Sun, May 17 12:30pm
Helping the Life Time Fitness Marketing team replenish the flowers and pots for the Flower Power station.

400 E. South Water, Check-in at Main Volunteer Tent, Chicago, IL 60661
11/10Over
Start: Sun, May 17 6:00am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Work with the Fluid Station Captain to setup the station according to provided map then teardown the station following the last runner.

You will meet directly at your Fluid Station located at Queens Landing, Parking is available at Millenium Parking Garage, Check-in with Fluid Station Captain, Chicago, IL 60601
36/40Over
Start: Sun, May 17 6:00am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Work with the Fluid Station Captain to setup the station according to provided map then teardown the station following the last runner.

You will meet directly at your Fluid Station located at Burnham Harbor (1559 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605), Parking is available at Burnham Harbor for $23/day, Check-in with Fluid Station Captain, Chicago, IL 60601
29/30Over
Start: Sun, May 17 6:00am
End: Sun, May 17 11:30am
Work with the Fluid Station Captain to setup the station according to provided map then teardown the station following the last runner.

You will meet directly at your Fluid Station located at 31st Beach East of Lake Shore Drive., Parking is available at 31st $.50 from 6am-9am and $1.25 from 9am-9pm., Check-in with Fluid Station Captain, Chicago, IL 60601
20/26Over
Start: Sun, May 17 6:00am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Work with the Fluid Station Captain to setup the station according to provided map then teardown the station following the last runner.

You will meet directly at your Fluid Station located at Oakwood and Lake Shore Drive, Burham Dr., You will meet directly at your Fluid Station, Check-in with Fluid Station Captain, Chicago, IL 60601
19/20Over
Start: Sun, May 17 6:00am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Work with the Fluid Station Captain to setup the station according to provided map then teardown the station following the last runner.

You will meet directly at your Fluid Station located at 47th and Cornell., Parking is available at 47th and Cornell $.50 from 6am-9am and $1.25 from 9am-9pm, Check-in with Fluid Station Captain, Chicago, IL 60601
13/20Over
Start: Sun, May 17 6:00am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Assist with medical needsin a tent on the course. Medical knowledge required.

You will meet directly at your Fluid Station located at Queens Landing, Parking is available at Millenium Parking Garage, Check-in at Main Volunteer Tent, Chicago, IL 60601
1/2Over
Start: Sun, May 17 6:00am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Assist with medical needsin a tent on the course. Medical knowledge required.

You will meet directly at your Fluid Station located at Burnham Harbor (1559 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605), Parking is available at Burnham Harbor for $23/day, Check-in with Fluid Station Captain, Chicago, IL 60601
2/2Over
Start: Sun, May 17 6:00am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Assist with medical needsin a tent on the course. Medical knowledge required.

You will meet directly at your Fluid Station located at 31st Beach East of Lake Shore Drive., Parking is available at 31st $.50 from 6am-9am and $1.25 from 9am-9pm., Check-in with Fluid Station Captain, Chicago, IL 60601
2/2Over
Start: Sun, May 17 6:00am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Assist with medical needsin a tent on the course. Medical knowledge required.

You will meet directly at your Fluid Station located at Oakwood and Lake Shore Drive, Burham Dr., You will meet directly at your Fluid Station, Check-in with Fluid Station Captain, Chicago, IL 60601
2/2Over
Start: Sun, May 17 6:00am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Assist with medical needsin a tent on the course. Medical knowledge required.

You will meet directly at your Fluid Station located at 47th and Cornell., Parking is available at 47th and Cornell $.50 from 6am-9am and $1.25 from 9am-9pm, Check-in with Fluid Station Captain, Chicago, IL 60661
1/2Over
Start: Sun, May 17 6:00am
End: Sun, May 17 12:30pm
These volunteers are in charge of setting up the bar in the beer garden, managing beer distribution according to given guidelines, ID-ing athletes before entering, garbage control throughout the event in the beer garden and tearing down the snow fencing, inflatables and any other items related to the beer garden.

Must be 21 or older.

400 E. South Water, Check-in at Main Volunteer Tent, Chicago, IL 60661
31/35Over
Start: Sun, May 17 6:00am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Work with the Fluid Station Captain to setup the station according to provided map then teardown the station following the last runner.

You will meet directly at your Fluid Station located at 47th and Cornell., Parking is available at 47th and Cornell $.50 from 6am-9am and $1.25 from 9am-9pm, Check-in with Fluid Station Captain, Chicago, IL 60661
13/20Over
Start: Sun, May 17 6:00am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Work with the Fluid Station Captain to setup the station according to provided map then teardown the station following the last runner.

You will meet directly at your Fluid Station located at Oakwood and Lake Shore Drive, Burham Dr., You will meet directly at your Fluid Station, Check-in with Fluid Station Captain, Chicago, IL 60661
23/23Over
Start: Sun, May 17 6:00am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Work with the Fluid Station Captain to setup the station according to provided map then teardown the station following the last runner.

You will meet directly at your Fluid Station located at 31st Beach East of Lake Shore Drive., Parking is available at 31st $.50 from 6am-9am and $1.25 from 9am-9pm., Check-in with Fluid Station Captain, Chicago, IL 60661
14/20Over
Start: Sun, May 17 6:00am
End: Sun, May 17 11:00am
Work with the Fluid Station Captain to setup the station according to provided map then teardown the station following the last runner.

You will meet directly at your Fluid Station located at Burnham Harbor (1559 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605), Parking is available at Burnham Harbor for $23/day, Check-in with Fluid Station Captain, Chicago, IL 60661
19/20Over
Start: Sun, May 17 9:00am
End: Sun, May 17 2:00pm
Assist the staff with tearing down and loading equipment trucks. Tear down will begin at the start line.

400 E. South Water, Check-in at Main Volunteer Tent, Chicago, IL 60601
0/25Over

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Dawn Myers Bitter wrote on December 20th, 2014

This will be a nice shake out run the day after Starved Rock Half :)