First Try Triathlon

Sun June 21, 2020 Linden, MI 48451 US Directions

Find Your Category

Registration

Saturday Evening Registration High Priority

June 20, 2020

Location

Linden County Park

Sunday Morning Registration High Priority

June 21, 2020

Details

Check Participants USA Triathlon Membership
Race Bibs
Race Swag
Shirts

Swim Area

Swim Spotter Medium Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

June 21, 2020

Details

Watch the beach to cover any swimmers who miss the "swim in" and act as extra eyes on the course.

Report to Joel Shankster

Location

Clover Beach

Swim Counter

June 21, 2020

Details

Count swimmers in and out - Report to Joel Shankster

Location

Clover Beach

Swim Course Setup High Priority

June 21, 2020

Location

Clover Beach

Swim Corral Takedown

June 21, 2020

Details

Tear Down Swim Course - report to Joel Shankster

Location

Clover Beach

Bike Course

Bike Marshal Station 1 High Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

June 21, 2020

Details

Attend 7 AM Volunteer Briefing
Report to post by 7:30 AM - volunteer drives self to location
One volunteer directs traffic, other volunteer directs athletes

Location

Linden & Lobdell

Bike Marshal Station 2 High Priority

June 21, 2020

Details

Attend 7 AM Volunteer Briefing
Report to post by 7:30 AM - volunteer drives self to location
One volunteer directs traffic, other volunteer directs athletes

Location

Linden & Bennett Lake

Bike Marshal Station 3 High Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

June 21, 2020

Details

Attend 7 AM Volunteer Briefing
Report to post by 7:30 AM - volunteer drives self to location
One volunteer directs traffic, other volunteer directs athletes

Location

Bennett Lake & Argentine

Bike Marshal Station 4 High Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

June 21, 2020

Details

Attend 7 AM Volunteer Briefing
Report to post by 7:30 AM - volunteer drives self to location
One volunteer directs traffic, other volunteer directs athletes

Location

Argentine & Silver Lake

Bike Marshal Station 5 High Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

June 21, 2020

Details

Attend 7 AM Volunteer Briefing
Report to post by 7:30 AM - volunteer drives self to location
One volunteer directs traffic, other volunteer directs athletes

Location

Silver Lake and Glen Hatt

Bike Marshal Station 6

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

June 21, 2020

Details

Attend 7 AM Volunteer Briefing
Report to post by 7:30 AM - volunteer drives self to location
One volunteer directs traffic, other volunteer directs athletes

Location

Glen Hatt & Lobdell

Resources Needed

whistle - 2+
flag - 2+
reflective vest - 2+

Bike Marshal Station 7 High Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

June 21, 2020

Details

Attend 7 AM Volunteer Briefing
Report to post by 7:30 AM - volunteer drives self to location
One volunteer directs traffic, other volunteer directs athletes

Location

Linden & Owen Rd

Bike Marshal Station 8 High Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

June 21, 2020

Details

Attend 7 AM Volunteer Briefing
Report to post by 7:30 AM - volunteer drives self to location
One volunteer directs traffic, other volunteer directs athletes

Location

Exit Deer Creek Soccer

Transition Area

Bike Racking

You must be 16 or older to volunteer for this task.

June 21, 2020

Details

Answer questions and provide assistance in transition area as athletes rack their bikes

Location

Transition Area Clover Beach Parking Lot

Transition Area High Priority

You must be 16 or older to volunteer for this task.

June 21, 2020

Details

Mount Line
Slow Line
Dismount Line

Location

Transition Area in Clover Beach Parking Lot

Run Course

Water Station - Run Course

June 21, 2020

Details

Pass out water/electrolyte cups to runners on the way out and back
Pick up Trash
Wear food handling gloves provided when passing out cups

Run Course Marshal

June 21, 2020

Details

Direct & Cheer for Athletes
Alert Race Officials/Medial of any issues on course
Will be provided with safety vest & orange flag to direct athletes

Finish Line

Fenton Winery & Brewery Finish Party Crew High Priority

June 21, 2020

Details

-Set up Finish Area
-Post Race Refreshments (Crust Bread)
-Hand Out Finish Medals

Finish Line Announcer High Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

June 21, 2020

Details

-Announce Finishers as they cross the finish line
-Manage music between finishers

Finish Line Announcer Assistant Low Priority

You must be 14 or older to volunteer for this task.

June 21, 2020

Details

Relay bib numbers to announcer as finishers are coming in the chute

Directors

Volunteer Coordinator

Minimum met.

Details

-assign volunteers
-volunteer packets
-give pre race volunteer talk
-manage volunteer questions on race day

Race Director High Priority

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Everything

Assistant Race Director

Minimum met.

Registration/Clinic

Minimum met.

Details

Manage Late Registration/Packet Pickup Saturday
Manage Packet Pickup Sunday

Bike Director

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

-Mark Bike Course
-Safety signs on bike course
-SAG for Bike Course

Safety Coordinator

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Recruit all CMEN
Recruit all Police
Assign above to critical corners to help with traffic and communication

Run Director

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Mark Run Course

Finish Area/Food Tent/Sponsors

Minimum met.

Details

-finish line food
-medals

Social Media

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Facebook Event for Race
Facebook Event for Clinic
FB/IG Posts for Sponsors (work w Ginny/Brad for content)
Relevant FB/IG posts to promote/encourage registration
encourage sharing and commenting on posts

Transition

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Swim Director/Marketing

Minimum met.

Details

Set up Swim Course
Manage counters/spotter during swim
Manage/Recruit Lifeguards
Tear down swim course

Consultant

At least 1 more volunteer needed.

Details

Share your great depth of knowledge

Other Tasks

Parking

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

June 21, 2020

Details

Direct participants to open parking spaces

Announcer

June 21, 2020

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