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Volunteer Event Marshals

Type: Event Volunteering, Steward / Marshal

Location: All of Plymouth

Who are we?

Redrok Events are the organisers of Britain’s Ocean City Festival of Running, consisting of the Plymouth Half, Plymouth 10k and Plymouth 5k taking place on Sunday 19th June.

The running series is a community focussed event open to runners of all abilities. Our Athletes take part either as a personal challenge, to raise money for charity or simply just for fun.

We are seeking Event Volunteers for all three running events taking place on Sunday 19th June. Please note: There will be a briefing session on June 15th, time & venue to be confirmed.

We will have a multitude of Event Volunteer roles available, including the following;
Route Marshals (Along the route instructing athletes)
Event Day Set-up (putting up banners/flags)
Race Start/Finish Area volunteers (To aid in handing out medals and water)

The role of event marshals will include the following;

Signposting Athletes and providing directions and/or instructions
Observing key points of the route
Health and Safety observations and reporting
Championing the athletes providing encouragement

What skills make a great volunteer

Positive attitude, Confident, Energetic and Observant people make great marshals.

All volunteers will receive a goody bag and an opportunity to enter any of Redrok Events races in 2023.

There are also some opportunities to help out leading up to the race so even if you can’t make the day itself, let us know on the application form you could spare some time in the lead up to the race and we’ll be in touch.

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