Job Descriptions

BAGGAGE CHECK IN

  • Take athlete bag of personal belongings and write race number/bib on athlete bag

COURSE MONITOR

  • Assist runners with proper directions to follow the course
  • Provide support for runners by cheering them on

CYCLIST

  • Lead the pack of runners or sweep at the back of the pack
  • Assist runners with course directions
  • Nicely Control spectators who may be on the course

FINISH LINE

  • Hand out water bottles & finisher medals
  • Keep athletes moving through the finish line

FOOD STATION

  • Assist with food preparation
  • Serve athletes

HMF FIT KIDS K’S

  • Help line the course & cheer on the runners
  • Pass out medals or awards at the finish line

MERCHANDISE SALES

  • Assist staff with set up, sales and break down of all the merchandise that is being sold at the event

PACKET PICK-UP

  • Assist participants picking up packets with bib and pre-race information

REGISTRATION

  • Hand out packets with bibs and pre-race information
  • Assist staff with registering participants
  • Direct participants to proper location for pre-registration and on-site registration

START CORRALS

  • Help manage the start by guiding runners to their corral base upon expected finish times
  • Check bib numbers (must match number on the bike)
  • All helmets must be buckled before athletes mount bike

TRANSITION AREA

  • Check bib numbers (must match number on the bike)
  • All helmets must be buckled before athletes mount bike
  • Assist with body marking
  • Assist with proper directions to entrance and exit of transition area
  • Make sure only athletes enter transition area
  • Assist with making sure athletes set up in assigned bike rack
  • Triathlons only: direct athletes on the beach to proper entrance to transition area
  • Check for the bar end plugs on handlebars on all bicycles entering the transition

WATER STATION

  • Assist with water station set up (fill cups ½ full)
  • Hand cups to runners. If there's Gatorade, let runners know which cups have Gatorade
  • Cheer runners on
  • Assist with water station clean up
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Please remember that you are a representative of the Hartford Marathon Foundation. Please treat all spectators and athletes respectfully.