Volunteer Opportunity

2019 Victory Ride Pre Event & Day of Event Volunteer Opportunities

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The V Foundation for Cancer Research | Raleigh, NC
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The V Foundation for Cancer Research


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Start Date

May 15, 2019

End Date

May 18, 2019

Times of Day

Weekends

Time Commitment

A few hours per week

Duration

One-time only


What: 2nd Annual V Foundation Victory Ride to Cure Cancer

When: Volunteer slots available from Wed May 15, 2019 through the day of the event on Sat May 18, 2019

Where: 830 Main Campus Drive NC State Centennial Campus Raleigh, NC 27606

*Must be 18 or older, 4 hour minimum requirement

PRE-EVENT VOLUNTEER POSITIONS

Packet Pick-Up [Wednesday, May 15]

Check-in riders, distribute their fundraising rewards and assist with providing general information. Attention to detail and a friendly smile are very important.

Pre-Event Set-Up [Friday, May 17]

Heavy lifters needed to assist Victory Ride staff with event site set-up on the NC State’s Centennial Campus. Tasks include setting up tables, chairs and barricades, hanging signage, dressing tables, and other aspects of site prep before Ride day.

RIDE DAY FESTIVAL SITE VOLUNTEER POSITIONS [Saturday, May 18]

Bike Staging - Monitor bike staging area, making sure only riders are coming in and out. Helping riders get bike racked as needed. Collect rider gear bags, make sure they are numbered correctly and put in correct location, help riders retrieve gear after the ride.

Packet Pick-up - Check-in riders, distribute their fundraising rewards and assist with providing general information. Attention to detail and a friendly smile are very important.

Parking - Assist with directing riders to the parking areas.

Start Line Support - Help corral riders, make sure riders are in correct corral based on distance.

Finish Line Support - Help direct riders back staging, keep them moving. Cheer on riders as they finish.

Refreshments - Cut up fruit, put out drinks/snacks for the riders, keep snacks/refreshments stocked.

Hospitality - Greet riders and spectators when arriving and assist with directing them to the Festival Site.

Green Team - Assist with trash/recycle clean up during the event.

Post Event Crew - At the conclusion of the event, assist with the breakdown of all Victory Ride elements on the Festival site. There may be some heavy lifting involved (35-50 lbs). Assist with onsite clean up.

ROUTE VOLUNTEER POSITIONS [Saturday, May 18]

Rest Stop Captain - Be the leader at one of the eight rest stops along the route, providing water, sports drinks and snacks to riders. Assist with directing other volunteers at the rest stop.

Rest Stop Team - Rest stop teams set up and run one of the eight rest stops along the route, providing water, sports drinks and snacks to riders. Great opportunity for groups. Must be able to lift 30 lbs.

Route Safety/Directional - Route safety volunteers will be located along the route where riders need a reminder to slow down before a turn, to unclip from pedals before crossing a busy road or to provide traffic management at a busy rest stop.

Caboose - A two-person team follows behind the last rider in a vehicle for a designated course (10, 30, 60 or 100 miles) and picks up route signage from the course. Must be able to drive an event minivan and lift up to 25 lbs. Valid driver’s license required.

SAG Vehicles - SAG vehicle volunteers are two-person teams driving passenger vans who pick up riders experiencing fatigue or mechanical problems between rest stops. Both members in each SAG vehicle must be able to drive and get in and out of the van quickly. Must also be able to lift 20-30 lbs. Valid driver’s license required.

http://www.thevictoryride.org/volunteer-opportunities/

What: 2nd Annual V Foundation Victory Ride to Cure Cancer

When: Volunteer slots available from Wed May 15, 2019 through the day of the event on Sat May 18, 2019

Where: 830 Main Campus Drive NC State Centennial Campus Raleigh, NC 27606

*Must be 18 or…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Training Provided
  • Groups Welcome
  • Families Welcome
  • International Volunteers Welcome

How To Apply

Please follow the link to the victory ride website site, there you can sign up for the activity of your choice, thank you!

Please follow the link to the victory ride website site, there you can sign up for the activity of your choice, thank you!

Location

NC State University

Raleigh, NC
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