Casper Marathon

Welcome

 to.

2014



Be a part of the excitement of the 12th Annual Casper Marathon.


June 1st 2014

This event is put on by 100% volunteer efforts.


OVER 200 VOLUNTEERS NEEDED



 

To volunteer: Use the positions and    descriptions listed below to help you choose a position(s) you would like to volunteer for.  (consider asking your friends, coworkers  and/or family to join you.) 


 Complete the Volunteer information form. Submit it to our Volunteer Coordinator,  Lisa Sexton, or email her to let her know how you  would like to help.  Thank You! 




Pre~Race Day: Saturday May 31, 2014


Finish line Setup

Time: 10:00 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Help setup the Casper Marathon Finish Line on the riverside of the Ramada Plaza Inn

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Race Day: Sunday June 1, 2014


Aid Stations

Time: 6 a.m. to 1 p.m.


(Consider Volunteering Your Group's / Organization To Work An Aid Station.)


Description: There will be water, Sports Drink, GU GEL, Vaseline, band-aids, etc. available at set intervals along the

entire marathon route. Participants may pass some aid stations multiple times. The number of workers at each aid station will

range from six to fifteen. Each aid station will need one person designated as a "captain".  The Captain will

be responsible for coordinating his/her people, setting up and organizing aid station.  Tables and Water will be delivered

and picked up by marathon staff)



Aid station volunteers: will need to keep the tables full of cups of fluid, mix the Sports Drink, hand the cups to the runners

that take them, allow other runners to get their own cups from the tables, shout words of encouragement, and assist

participants, as requested. Personnel at each aid station will be responsible for picking up the trash around the general

area of the station during and after the race.


Finish Line Help

Time: 6:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(Support & Cleanup) 

Please specify your availability so we can schedule you accordingly)

Description: Several functional positions will be required at the finish line. Following the completion of the event,

we will need volunteers to assist with clean up the finish area. This will entail taking down scaffolding, banners,

barricades, tables and a general clean up of the entire area.

Course Marshals

Time: 6:00 a.m. to 3 p.m.
(Please specify your availability so we can schedule you accordingly)


Description: Course Marshals will be stationed at various intersections and key points throughout the 26.2 mile course.

Primary function will be to make sure all runners make the correct turns.  People will be needed at the turnaround point

of the half marathon to direct people with half-marathon numbers to make the correct turns.

We will also have one person stationed at the turnaround point for the marathon.


Finish Line Food

Time: 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.


Description: Post-race water, beverages and food will be available in the finish area. This will primarily be a

self-service type set up but we will need people to keep the tables full of refreshments for the finishers.

We anticipate having two-hour shifts for this area with five people per shift.




vOLUNTEER POSITION DESCRIPTIONS

VOLUNTEER INFORMATION

 WEB DESIGN BY LEE WOOD                                                                                          ​
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THE MARATHON COMMITTEE WOULD LIKE TO RECOGNIZE AND THANK THE GROUPS AND INDIVIDUALS LISTED BELOW FOR THEIR COMMITMENT AND DEDICATION YEAR AFTER YEAR TO HELP MAKE THE CASPER MARATHON A VERY SUCCESSFUL EVENT.


       JUAREZ FAMILY AND FRIENDS                    MIKE MC DILL

​       WYOMING MEDICAL CENTER                      MARY ANNE VALENTINE

       BIOLIFE                                                  ARLENE HENRY

       SPECIAL OLYMPICS OF WYOMING               KATHY HILL

       SINCLAIR OIL                                          DON JACOBSON

​       PLATTE RIVER TRUST                                DENNIS BAKER

       CASPER ROTARY CLUB                              MARIANE SISNEROS

       NCHS JR ROTC                                        MARGIE ROBERTS

      CASPER FIRE / EMS                                   DAVE DOVALA

      CASPER SKI PATROL                                  FRED MCGUIRE

      CASPER POLICE DEPARTMENT                    MORGAN & MCKENZIE WOOD

      CASPER AMATEUR RADIO CLUB                  GAYNA KUHL