The Rocky Mountain State Games (RMSG) is Colorado's largest multi-sport festival for athletes of all ages and athletic abilities including those with physical disabilities or visual impairment. More than 10,000 athletes are expected to participate in 35+ sports in the 2018 RMSG event and more than 900 volunteers are needed to successfully run this event. The 2018 Rocky Mountain State Games will be held primarily July 20-22 & 27-29 in Colorado Springs.
Volunteer Roles: Specialized volunteers called "Operations Assistants" are needed to support each sport and provide on-site assistance to Sport Commissioners in addition to serving as the communications link with staff and operations
The need for general volunteers varies by sport but may be needed for a variety of tasks including: athlete check-in, information booths, set-up/tear-down, course marshals, scoring, timing, hospitality and many other activities. Below are a few examples of some family-friendly volunteer opportunities as well.
Field Hockey (July 20-22): sideline marshals/recover errant balls; family-friendly
Great Inflatable Race: packet pickup (July 20); race support (July 21); family-friendly
Shooting (July 28): resetting targets, scoring, event support; family-friendly
Track & Field (July 21): athlete check-in, scoring, medals/results, event support; family-friendly
Operations Assistant(Sport Specific): work in conjunction with the Sport Commissioner(s) they are assigned to and serve as that person’s assistant
Operations Support Team(All Dates): work with The Sports Corp staff, Operations Team, Sport Commissioners and volunteers to prepare, assist and execute all events associated with RMSG
Good Match For
Kids Teens People 55+ Group
Requirements & Commitment
- Must be at least 12
- Please volunteer for at least one shift