CASA Superhero 5K and Kids 1 Mile

Sat November 6 - Sun November 7, 2021 Directions

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Festival

Set Up Crew High Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 6, 2021

Details

Volunteers will be setting up tables, chairs, pop-up tents, banners, flags, etc.

Location

Percival's Island Trail parking lot, 1600 Concord Turnpike, Lynchburg, VA 24504

Clean Up High Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 6, 2021

Details

Volunteers will be breaking down tables, chairs, banners, and tents; loading items onto truck, cleaning up trash, and helping to unload items at CASA office.

Location

Percival's Island Trail parking lot, 1600 Concord Turnpike, Lynchburg, VA 24504

Costume Contest High Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 6, 2021

Details

Volunteers will be judging the costume contest.

Location

Percival's Island Trail, 1600 Concord Turnpike, Lynchburg, VA 24504

Race Day Packet Pickup High Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 6, 2021

Details

Volunteers will be checking in race participants and handing out swag bags and shirts/capes.

Location

Percival's Island Trail parking lot, 1600 Concord Turnpike, Lynchburg, VA 24504

CASA Recruitment Tent Medium Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 6, 2021

Details

Volunteers will be giving out information about CASA and recruiting new volunteer advocates.

Location

Percival's Island Trail, 1600 Concord Turnpike, Lynchburg, VA 24504

Volunteer Check-In High Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 6, 2021

Details

Volunteers will be handing out volunteer name badges, refreshment coupons, volunteer shirts, volunteer capes, and reminding volunteers of their assignments during their shift.

Location

Percival's Island Trail parking lot, 1600 Concord Turnpike, Lynchburg, VA 24504

Merchandise Sales Medium Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 6, 2021

Details

Volunteers will be selling leftover shirts and capes as well as merchandise from previous years.

Location

Percival's Island Trail, 1600 Concord Turnpike, Lynchburg, VA 24504

Medic Tent High Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 6, 2021

Details

Volunteers will be monitoring the first aid tent and calling over paramedics in case of emergency. Must have basic first-aid experience.

Location

Percival's Island Trail, 1600 Concord Turnpike, Lynchburg, VA 24504

Photographer/Videographer High Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 6, 2021

Details

Volunteers will be official race photographers (or videographer). By invitation only.

Location

Percival's Island Trail, 1600 Concord Turnpike, Lynchburg, VA 24504

Award Ceremony High Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 6, 2021

Details

Volunteers will be handing out door prizes, age group awards, costume contest awards, fundraising awards, etc.

Location

Percival's Island Trail, 1600 Concord Turnpike, Lynchburg, VA 24504

DJ/Emcee High Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 6, 2021

Details

By invitation only.

Location

Percival's Island Trail, 1600 Concord Turnpike, Lynchburg, VA 24504

Pre-Race

Packet Stuffing Medium Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

October 29, 2021

Details

Volunteers will be putting sponsor promo items in race bags. Must wear mask/face covering while volunteering for this position.

Location

Monument Terrace Building, 1st-floor conference room. 901 Church Street, Lynchburg, VA 24504

Packet Pickup High Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 5, 2021

Details

Volunteers will be checking in race participants and handing out swag bags and shirts/capes. Volunteers must wear a mask/face covering.

Location

Riverside Runners, 2480 Rivermont Ave, Lynchburg, VA 24503

Start/Finish Line

Start/Finish Line Attendant High Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 6, 2021

Details

Volunteers will be lining up participants and encouraging social distancing, handing out finisher medals, prepping food bags, labeling water bottles, monitoring the child/parent meet-up corral, handing out sweat towels to finishers, handing out food bags, etc.

Location

Percival's Island Trail, 1600 Concord Turnpike, Lynchburg, VA 24504

Costumed Start/Finish Line Superheroes Medium Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 6, 2021

Details

Volunteers will be cheering on the runners before each heat and helping to hand out medals to finishers. Must be in costume. By invitation only.

Location

Percival's Island Trail, 1600 Concord Turnpike, Lynchburg, VA 24504

Course

Water Stop - 5K High Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 6, 2021

Details

Must be able to walk to the 5K halfway point on the course. Supplies will already be set up for you.

Location

Percival's Island Trail, 1600 Concord Turnpike, Lynchburg, VA 24504

Water Stop - Kids Run High Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 6, 2021

Details

Must be able to walk to halfway point of the 1 mile kids run course. Supplies will already be set up for you.

Location

Percival's Island Trail, 1600 Concord Turnpike, Lynchburg, VA 24504

Cheer Group Leader Medium Priority

November 6, 2021

Details

Only one person from your cheer group needs to sign up. Cheer groups are encouraged to dress up, bring signs, bring music/cow bells/etc. and cheer on the runners at different points on the course. Groups should plan to stay for both the 5K and kids run.

Location

Percival's Island Trail, 1600 Concord Turnpike, Lynchburg, VA 24504

Turnaround Attendant - 5K High Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 6, 2021

Details

Must be willing to walk to halfway point of 5K course. Supplies will already be there for you. Volunteers will ensure participants turn around at the correct spot and have the sign in place before the race starts.

Location

Percival's Island Trail, 1600 Concord Turnpike, Lynchburg, VA 24504

Turnaround Attendant - Kids Run High Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 6, 2021

Details

Must be willing to walk to halfway point of kids 1 mile course. Supplies will already be there for you. Volunteers will ensure participants turn around at the correct spot and have the sign in place before the race starts.

Location

Percival's Island Trail, 1600 Concord Turnpike, Lynchburg, VA 24504

Villains Medium Priority

You must be 14 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 6, 2021

Details

Must be able to run fast - the kids will chase you throughout the 1 mile course in all three heats of the kids run.

Location

Percival's Island Trail, 1600 Concord Turnpike, Lynchburg, VA 24504

Course Marshal High Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 6, 2021

Details

Volunteers will spread out along the 5K course and monitor for safety and report incidents to the team leader. Once the 5K is over, the volunteers will move to the 1-mile kids run course so that there are eyes on the kids throughout the entire course.

Location

Percival's Island Trail, 1600 Concord Turnpike, Lynchburg, VA 24504

Course Marking High Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 5, 2021

Details

By invitation only.

Location

Percival's Island Trail, 1600 Concord Turnpike, Lynchburg, VA 24504

Course Set-Up High Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 6, 2021

Details

By invitation only. Ride with Parks and Rec to put up signs, water stop supplies, etc.

Location

Percival's Island Trail, 1600 Concord Turnpike, Lynchburg, VA 24504

Parking/Shuttles

Shuttle Driver High Priority

You must be 21 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 6, 2021

Details

By invitation only.

Shuttle Stop Attendant Medium Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

November 6, 2021

Details

Volunteers will monitor the two shuttle stops and communicate with the drivers.

Location

We will have one of you at the race festival area shuttle stop and one of you at the parking garage shuttle stop.

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