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Volition America Half Marathon and 5K- Ogden

(Event Cancelled) was Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 to Saturday, September 5th, 2015
This event has been cancelled.

About

Close Date48 hours before the event starts or when space runs out.
Age LimitAll Ages
Description
Volition America is a patriotic themed half marathon and 5K series at Ogden Botanical Gardens and MTC Learning Park in Ogden, UT. We will be bringing the series to 10 of the most patriotic cities in the country. Because we believe in a stronger America at every finish line, we strive to promote and work with other American and local based companies for all of our race needs.

Volition America is a movement built to support the personal ambition and wellness of every American. Born from the unmistakable spirit of Major Dan Rooney, it embodies the start of a better way of living—a way of improving this country we all call home. It’s about creating a life that answers to individual choices in support of personal liberty. Today, the Volition America mission is experienced through our series of half marathon events. Tomorrow, and every day forward, it’s proudly displayed as a badge of honor.Join a movement dedicated toward a life of mental, physical and patriotic distinction
Requirements
Must be at least 12 years of age or have parent/guardian supervision.
PerksAn awesome t- shirt to keep.
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 Ogden Botanical Gardens on race day.
CausesVeterans & Military Families
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Shifts (23)

Name & TimeDescriptionPositions
 
Start: Tue, Sep 01 5:30pm
End: Tue, Sep 01 8:30pm
Race packets: Stuff bib and pins into envelope. Goodie Bags: Stuff all goodie bag items into goodie bags and lay flat in container.


We will send out the location as soon as we have confirmation, TBD, Ogden, UT 84401
0/20Over
Start: Thu, Sep 03 4:00pm
End: Thu, Sep 03 7:00pm
Help athletes get checked in and provide them with a race number, t-shirt and goodie bag.


Location will be added as soon as we have confirmation, Location TBD, Ogden, UT 84401
0/10Over
Start: Fri, Sep 04 12:00pm
End: Fri, Sep 04 4:00pm
Assist with the set up of fencing, snow fencing, tables, food, finish line arch, etc. at the finish line.


Meet in Ogden Botanical Gardens and MTC Learning Park, 1750 Monroe Blvd., Ogden, UT 84401
0/15Over
Start: Fri, Sep 04 3:00pm
End: Fri, Sep 04 6:00pm
Organize all water, sports drink and snacks for 7 run course aid stations; load onto trucks; Set up tables, chairs and linen for aid stations on course.


Meet in Ogden Botanical Gardens and MTC Learning Park, 1750 Monroe Blvd., Odgen, UT 84401
0/5Over
Start: Sat, Sep 05 4:00am
End: Sat, Sep 05 8:00am
Help set up venue including: tables, chairs, tents, fencing, etc.


Check in at the Volunteer Tent, 1750 Monroe Blvd., Ogden, UT 84401
0/20Over
Start: Sat, Sep 05 5:00am
End: Sat, Sep 05 8:30am
Help athletes get checked in and provide them with a race number, t-shirt and goodie bag.


Check in at the Volunteer Tent, 1750 Monroe Blvd., Ogden, UT 84401
0/20Over
Start: Sat, Sep 05 5:30am
End: Sat, Sep 05 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.

Ogden Botanical Gardens and MTC Learning Park, 1750 Monroe Blvd., Ogden, UT 84401
0/5Over
Start: Sat, Sep 05 5:30am
End: Sat, Sep 05 7:30am
Assist participants with parking. Direct athletes to the next available parking space in the lot. Fill the back area first, and work your way to the front.


Check in at the Volunteer Tent, 1750 Monroe Blvd., Ogden, UT 84401
0/10Over
Start: Sat, Sep 05 5:30am
End: Sat, Sep 05 8:30am
Answer questions about the event. Use the athlete guide and staff guide as a resource for information.


Check in at the Volunteer Tent, 1750 Monroe Blvd., Ogden, UT 84401
0/6Over
Start: Sat, Sep 05 6:00am
End: Sat, Sep 05 10:15am
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, 1750 Monroe Blvd., Ogden, UT 84401
0/45Over
Start: Sat, Sep 05 6:00am
End: Sat, Sep 05 10:15am
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, 1750 Monroe Blvd., Ogden, UT 84401
0/12Over
Start: Sat, Sep 05 6:00am
End: Sat, Sep 05 10:15am
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, 1750 Monroe Blvd., Ogden, UT 84401
0/12Over
Start: Sat, Sep 05 6:00am
End: Sat, Sep 05 10:15am
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, 1750 Monroe Blvd., Ogden, UT 84401
0/12Over
Start: Sat, Sep 05 6:00am
End: Sat, Sep 05 10:15am
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, 1750 Monroe Blvd., Ogden, UT 84401
0/12Over
Start: Sat, Sep 05 6:00am
End: Sat, Sep 05 10:15am
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, 1750 Monroe Blvd., Ogden, UT 84401
0/12Over
Start: Sat, Sep 05 6:00am
End: Sat, Sep 05 10:15am
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, 1750 Monroe Blvd., Ogden, UT 84401
0/12Over
Start: Sat, Sep 05 6:00am
End: Sat, Sep 05 10:15am
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, 1750 Monroe Blvd., Ogden, UT 84401
0/12Over
Start: Sat, Sep 05 6:00am
End: Sat, Sep 05 12:00pm
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


Check in at the Volunteer Tent, 1750 Monroe Blvd., Ogden, UT 84401
0/5Over
Start: Sat, Sep 05 6:30am
End: Sat, Sep 05 10:30am
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, 1750 Monroe Blvd., Ogden, UT 84401
0/25Over
Start: Sat, Sep 05 6:30am
End: Sat, Sep 05 10:30am
Pass out Challenge Coins to each participant that crosses the finish line.


Check in at the Volunteer Tent, 1750 Monroe Blvd., Ogden, UT 84401
0/10Over
Start: Sat, Sep 05 7:00am
End: Sat, Sep 05 12:00pm
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, 1750 Monroe Blvd., Ogden, UT 84401
0/10Over
Start: Sat, Sep 05 7:00am
End: Sat, Sep 05 8:30am
Set up and organize all event awards for the awards presentation


Check in at the Volunteer Tent, 1750 Monroe Blvd., Ogden, UT 84401
0/5Over
Start: Sat, Sep 05 10:00am
End: Sat, Sep 05 4:00pm
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, 1750 Monroe Blvd., Ogden, UT 84401
0/30Over