Race Day- 5. Town Centre - Town Centre Marshal- Manager Layouts 1 & 6

Meet: Volunteer Hub

Role: To manage all Town Centre Marshals.

  • Meet the volunteers at the Volunteer Hub at the start of their shifts
  • Ensure they have everything they need
  • Take volunteers to the location they are needed at and ensure they understand their role in that location. They will be directing athletes and cars and helping pedestrians
  • Check in on volunteers throughout their shift to make sure they have enough water and offer to stay in their position while they have a bathroom break.

Location: Central town, somewhere between Race Central and Caltex Garage

Meet: At Vollie HQ, finish line

Shift: Your shift is an all day and night shift but feel free to take time out when you are not meeting and greeting and deploying volunteers.

The volunteers are divided into shifts. Please meet them at the volunteer hub before each shift and take them to the positions required from the map.

  • 6:30- 11:30
  • 7:30- 12:30
  • 11:15- 16:30

As you will be wearing a hi-vis vest, members of the public will ask you questions regarding the race so please make sure you have the basic timetable of events (included in your pack).

Please also ensure that you are polite and courteous at all times, some motorists can get frustrated by delays, however short.

Please be aware of traffic at all times to ensure your own safety.

 Also, please feel free to cheer on the athletes, shout encouragement it gives them a huge boost and they really appreciate it!