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Ready To Run 20 Miler - Support

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ORGANIZATION: Chicago Area Runners Association

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Chicago Area Runners Association

Volunteers are needed to support this key CARA event that supports runners preparing for fall marathons. The Ready to Run 20 Miler provides a fully-supported 20 Mile run with a unique point-to-point course along Chicago's lakefront.

A variety of roles are available for individual sign-up:

Pacer Check-In (5:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m.) - Volunteers will assist in checking-in pacers/group leaders prior to the start. This role is located at the Montrose Harbor Wilson Track.

Gear Check Start Area (5:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m.) - Volunteers will support participants at the start, checking their bags pre-run. This role is located at the Montrose Harbor Wilson Track.

Beer Garden (8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.) - Volunteers will help finishers celebrate by managing the beer garden. This role is located at Jackson Park. (Volunteers must be 21 & Over)

Finish Line Area (8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.) - Volunteers will assist with general roles at the finish line and or within the finish area celebration area. This role is located at Jackson Park.

Medical Team (Shift Varies By Assignment) - Volunteers with medical credentials are needed to support medical stations along the course and at the finish. Location and actual shift (start/end) TBD based on assignment. Medical volunteers will be contacted to complete assignment.

Register to volunteer at Ready to Run here -> Chicago Area Runners Association Registration (hakuapp.com)

Groups interested in volunteering at one of these areas, or at aid stations, can contact Mary at evan@cararuns.org.

More opportunities with Chicago Area Runners Association

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About Chicago Area Runners Association

Location:

549 W. Randolph, Ste. 704, Chicago, IL 60661, US

Mission Statement

The Chicago Area Runners Association (CARA) is a non-profit organization devoted to expanding, motivating, supporting and celebrating the running community of Chicagoland. CARA connects runners to resources that enable them to run--farther, faster, better, for life.

Description

CARA is the largest running organization in the Midwest and the third largest in the nation. CARA is your complete source for recreational running and racing in Chicagoland.

CAUSE AREAS

Sports & Recreation
Sports & Recreation

WHEN

Fri Jul 08, 2022 - Sun Sep 18, 2022

WHERE

Lake Shore Drive & Wilson DriveChicago, IL 60640

(41.97031,-87.66305)
 

SKILLS

  • Outdoor Recreation

GOOD FOR

  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

N/A

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