MEC Race Three Volunteers

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  • Date
    Saturday, 09 June, 2018
  • Time
    From 07:30 am to 12:30 pm EDT
  • Organizer
    MEC Barrie
  • Price
  • Address
    Earl Rowe Provincial Park
    4998 Concession #7
    Tosorontio Township, ON

MEC Barrie hosts a bunch of fun, safe and accessible events throughout the Barrie area each year and we’re looking for enthusiastic people to help us deliver our goal of helping Canadians to live active outdoor lifestyles and  in creating hubs for active communities.  This is a great way to fulfill volunteer hours, meet some "outdoorsy" people and give back to your local outdoor community!

Volunteer Positions

  1. Aid Station Attendant

  • Handing out water and electrolytes to participants
  • Cheering participants
  1. Waste Management Attendant

  • Directing participants on proper discarding of compost, recycling and landfill items
  • Congratulating participants
  1. Course Marshal

  • Directing participants on proper routing of race course
  • Cheering participants


2018 MEC Barrie Calendar of Events
Event Date Location
Race ONE 5K / 10K April 7 Heritage Park, Barrie
Race TWO (Trail) 5K / 10K / 15K May 12 Tree Nursery Sports Park, Springwater
Race THREE 2K / 5K / 10K / Half Marathon June 9 Earl Rowe Park, Alliston
MEC Paddlefest June 16/17 Centennial Beach, Barrie
Race FOUR 5K / 10K / 15K September 22 Tudhope Park, Orillia
Race FIVE October 27 Rail Trail, Oro-Medonte


You will be part of a super cool team that includes other volunteers and MEC staff.  Volunteers are generally expected to commit to a five hour shift although they can vary depending on the volunteer position and the event.

All volunteers will be awarded a complimentary entry into a 2018 MEC Race event hosted by MEC Barrie.

Sign up below to add your name to our Volunteer Contact List and we'll reach out a couple of weeks before the event!