Volunteers Needed for ITU World Triathlon Grand Final

ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Chicago – September 15-19, 2015

REGISTER TO VOLUNTEER: http://chicago.triathlon.org/volunteer

This September, more than 8,000 athletes will compete in the ITU World Triathlon Grand Final and World Championships in Grant Park, including U.S. elite triathletes and paratriathletes vying for a spot on the 2016 U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Triathlon Teams. Help support the triathlon community by volunteering at this world-class event. See the action up close, and help make the 2015 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final and World Championships an event to be remembered.

Dates: Volunteer slots begin on Monday, September 14, and run through the full slate of races, ending with the Closing Ceremony on Saturday, September 19.

Location: Grant Park

Positions: Available volunteer roles include assisting with packet pick-up, course marshaling, goodie bags, T-shirt distribution, aid station support and more.

Perks: Sign up for two or more shifts and receive VIP status, extra swag, and be entered to win cool prizes!

Interested in becoming a KEY VOLUNTEER? Key Volunteers will assist by helping manage key areas during event week. Key areas include: Info tent, Volunteer check-in, Age Group Transition, Finish line recovery, Tri-fest, and Packet pickup. Familiarity with triathlons ideal. If interested, please email: Richard@chicago.triathlon.org.

Interested in becoming a VOLUNTEER CAPTAIN? With a need for over 3,000 volunteers during event week Volunteer Recruitment Captains (VRC) are critical to the success of the event. Sign up to be a Volunteer Recruitment Captain (VRC) for any day that you wish, and recruit volunteers to join you on that day or any day they are able to. Once assigned to a day we will work to place you strategically throughout the day to assist with key areas of the event. We ask that VRCs commit to a goal of recruiting a minimum of 30 volunteers. Besides having insider knowledge of this world-class event, a backstage pass to all of the action, and bragging rights to last a lifetime, VRCs will receive a kit with branded gear as a token of your thanks; you’ll show up event week looking like official members of the team. If interested, please email: Richard@chicago.triathlon.org.