Track and Field Event Volunteer

Organization Details
Organization Name: Athletics Manitoba
Address: 416-145 Pacific Ave
Winnipeg MB  R3B 2Z6
Organizational Description: Athletics Manitoba is a not-for-profit organization responsible for Track and Field, Cross Country and Road Running in Manitoba. Athletics Manitoba is a provincial sport organization recognized by Sport Manitoba. We work with schools, clubs, universities and the Manitoba Runner's Association to deliver programs for all ages and abilities
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Volunteer Opportunity ID: 5393
Description of Duties:

We are actively looking for volunteers to help support a National level competition on July 19th, 20th and 21st.

There are a wide range of opportunities available including,

Moving equipment, adjusting hurdle heights and placement for different races

Operating technology at field events, including wind gauges, display boards, count down clocks

Raking the sand pit in horizontal jumps

Replacing the crossbar in both high jump and pole vault events

Implement retrieval for the throwing events

Assist with the distribution of awards and medal presentations

Skills Required:

Minimal skills are required!

Training will be provided onsite for all tasks.

Skills Gained/Related Careers:

Get a behind the scenes/inside look at how Track and Field competitions are run!

Event hosting

Sport administration

Age: 13-15, 16-17, 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment:

There are a number of volunteer shifts available.

July 19th - Friday evening

July 20th - Saturday morning and afternoon

July 21st - Sunday morning and early afternoon

Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
- Downtown
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: Group - small, family and friends
Group - large, corporate and schools
Fulfilling volunteer hours for school credit
Are able to attend with a support person
Uses a mobility device
French speaking / Bilingual (French and English)
Organization will provide: Supervision
How to Apply: Online:
Closing Date: Jul 17, 2024