The Rescue Mission of Roanoke Drumstick Dash

In-Person November 24 | Virtual Nov 1 - 30 Roanoke, VA 24013 US

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Packet Pickup (Saturday & Mon-Wed)

Packet Pickup

November 19, 2022

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Volunteers will assist in assigning race numbers and handing out race shirts to participants. Thank you for your support of this awesome Roanoke tradition!

Location

TBD - Be the the lookout for an email as we get closer to the race!

Packet Pickup

November 19, 2022

Details

Volunteers will assist in assigning race numbers and handing out race shirts to participants. Thank you for your support of this awesome Roanoke tradition!

Location

TBD - Be on the lookout for an email as we get closer to the race!

Packet Pickup

November 21, 2022

November 22, 2022

November 23, 2022

Details

Volunteers will assist in assigning race numbers and handing out race shirts to participants. Thank you for your support of this awesome Roanoke tradition!

Location

TDB - Be on the lookout for an email as we get closer to the race!

Race Day Operations

Course Marshal High Priority

You must be 16-99 years old to volunteer for this task.

November 24, 2022

Details

Course Marshals will be used at each intersection to direct runners in the correct direction and prevent traffic from entering the course. Please pick up all of your things needed for volunteering either November 21st-23rd at the Rescue Mission!Thank you for your support of this awesome Roanoke tradition!

Floaters

November 24, 2022

Details

Floaters are our go-to people in a pinch! When someone doesn't show up or we have an unexpected need arise, floaters are who we depend on. A willingness to do just about anything and flexibility is key. Thank you for your support of this awesome Roanoke tradition!

Finish Chute

November 24, 2022

Details

We need folks to direct runners and walkers as they finish through the finish chute, adorn participants with their finishers medal, and hand out water. Be ready to give out lots of smiles and high fives!Thank you for your support of this awesome Roanoke tradition!

Sweeper High Priority

Minimum met, 1 volunteer spot remaining.

Details

The sweepers are the two people in the very BACK of the walkers at the 9am start. They will walk behind the last walkers, picking up any trash left by racers and collecting course marshal flags and vests from the course marshals. They will pull a wagon to collect the flags and vests.

Location

Check in at Elmwood Park, you'll be walking the whole 3.1 mile route.

Resources Needed

Wagon - 1

Race Day Event Area

Crowd Control

November 24, 2022

Details

Crowd Control volunteers will be stationed around the start area, finish area, and Elmwood Park to usher participants in the correct direction. Thank you for your support of this awesome Roanoke tradition!

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