2017 Kansas City Marathon
- Volunteer Opportunity posted by Kansas City Sports Commission & Foundation
Washington Square Park 100 E Pershing Rd
The Kansas City Marathon is quickly approaching on Saturday, October 21st. The Sports Commission is in GREAT need of Course Monitors along the race course. Course Monitors help us monitor intersections along the course and cheer on participants as they go by.
All volunteers are automatically entered for a chance to win prizes such as A Garmin Vivosmart3 and Southwest Airline Vouchers!
If interested in volunteering, below is the link where you can register to volunteer as a Course Monitor. Also listed below are the Course Monitor shifts available and in need of more volunteers.
Course Monitor Shifts Available:
Course Monitor Shift 1: 6:30-9:30 am
(Start-Mile 4, 10K, or 5K; Downtown/18th & Vine)
Course Monitor Shift 2: 6:45-10:45 am
(Mile 4-8: The Paseo/Gillham Park/Nelson-Atkins)
Course Monitor Shift 3: 7-11 am
(Mile 8-12: Brush Creek/The Paseo)
Course Monitor Shift 4: 7:15 am-12 pm
(Mile 12-16: Waldo/Ward Parkway)
Course Monitor Shift 5: 7:30 am-1 pm
(Mile 16-19: Ward Parkway)
Course Monitor Shift 6: 7:45 am-1:30 pm
(Mile 19-22: Loose Park/Ward Parkway)
Course Monitor Shift 7: 7-10:30 am
(Mile 22-Finish: Plaza/Westport/Midtown)
Any questions can be directed to Liz Shrout at Lshrout@sportkc.org
Thank you in advance for any help you can provide! Our volunteers help make our event great for participants and the community!
How To Apply
Individuals can sign up by following the link. Then "Click to Volunteer". Follow the instructions and complete the registration to officially sign up to volunteer.