2019 Squam Ridge Race Volunteers

          Volunteers Needed!

         7th Annual Squam Ridge Race
      Sunday, September 29th

Check out the list of volunteer opportunities below! Different time slots are available for many positions. 

Ridge Race Set Up

Day(s) Before: Trail Cleanup and Race Marking September 23rd - 28th

Day Before: Race Set Up on Saturday, September 28th​​

Registration Table 

Be there to register Ridge Racers who still want to sign up as well as check in registered Ridge Racers. This is where all the action starts and ends! 

     Where: At the starting line! (Burleigh Farm Rd) 
     When:  7am - 10am

Aid Stations 

Three Aid Stations located along the route will need volunteers to pass out water, snacks and encouragement to Ridge Racers. Spend some time enjoying the peace and beauty of the Squam Range while lending a helping hand. Always a good time! Racers will love you for it!

Aid Station 1: Parking lot of Mt. Morgan Trail head

  •      8am - 12:00 pm (Aid Station set up & breakdown) 

Aid Station 2: Junction between Mt. Morgan Trail and Crawford Ridgepole Trail

  •      Shift 1  8 am - 12:00 pm (this requires hiking supplies up to the Aid Station and set up)
  •      Shift 2  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm (this requires breakdown of Aid Station and carry out)

Aid Station 3: Junction between Old Mountain Rd and The Crawford Ridgepole Trail

  •      Shift 1  9:30 am - 1:00 pm​ (Aid station set up)
  •      Shift 2  1:00 pm - 4:30 pm (Aid station break down and carry out)

Cooking & Food Preparation 

Jump on the grill, set up tables, bring out the feast!  

First Aid Tent  (must have first aid experience) 

 Be on stand by at the First Aid Tent to deliver basic medical care to racers and event goers. Must have some medical, first aid knowledge & experience.

  • Shift 1   8am - 10 am
  • Shift 2  10 am - 12 pm
  • Shift 3  12 pm - 2 pm
  • Shift 4   2 pm - 4 pm 

   

 Please email Melissa Leszek (SLA Community Engagement Coordinator & Squam Ridge Race Volunteer Coordinator) to sign up for a Ridge Race volunteer position! 

  

This is a great event for a great cause. Hope to see you on race day!