Volunteers Needed - MEC Event

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  • Date
    Sunday, 09 June, 2019
  • Time
    From 07:30 am to 11:30 am PDT
  • Organizer
    MEC Vancouver
  • Address
    Garry Point Park
    12011 Seventh Ave
    Richmond, BC

VOLUNTEERS ARE THE HEART AND SOUL OF EVERY MEC EVENT.

If you have a passion for being outdoors & giving out some sweet high fives then we would love to have you helping out our racers!  This is also a great opportunity for students looking to complete their volunteer or community service.  

MEC Greater Vancouver: Road Race FOUR will be at Garry Point Park on June 9, 2019


MEC GREATER VANCOUVER RACE SERIES


VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

  1. Aid Station Attendant

  • Assist in set-up and tear down of aid station
    • Transportation to aid station will be provided to you by MEC staff working with you from the event site 
  • Handing out water and electrolytes to participants
  • Cheering participants
  1. Event Site Attendant

  • Support MEC staff at the Package Pick-Up and Registration tents
  • Support MEC staff by handing out hydration and nutrition items to participants after they finish their race
  • Directing participants on proper discarding of compost, recycling and landfill items
  • Congratulating participants as they finish
  1. Course Marshal

  • Direct participants on proper routing of race course
  • Cheering participants as they pass

You will be part of a super cool team that includes other volunteers and MEC staff.  Volunteers are generally expected to commit to a three to 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 2019 MEC Greater Vancouver Road or Trail Race Series event after they have successfully completed their volunteer shift.

Shift times will be emailed to all volunteers at minimum three days before the event. If you have any mobility or access restrictions and would prefer to be at the start/finish line, please indicate this information below.


Please email kaitlyn.rowsom@mec.ca if you have any questions or would like more information about volunteering for our events.