Volunteers are needed to help with a variety of activities for the Fountain Roubaix. Volunteering not only gives you an insider’s look at the event, but also helps the Colorado Springs Cycling Club. Additional details for each position are provided in the list below. Training will be done in Fountain on the day of the event before the volunteers disperse to their chosen/assigned locations.
Volunteers will receive a Tee Shirt for the event, as well as have access to food vendors at the Expo. Stay tuned for a link where you can select the position you’d like to have. Further details will be provided in just a couple of days. The event itself: Distance: 99.6 mi; Elevation: + 2319 / - 2317 ft; Max Grade: 3.1 % Course Options include: 100 mile - Full Event Distance; 66 Mile; 40 Mile For more about the Fountain Roubaix, Tour of Colorado and other upcoming events, go to http://www.tourofcolorado.com/events.html
<><><><><><><>Volunteer Staffing Needed:
Course Marshals Direct riders on course at assigned location Receive training Receive traffic vest and radio if needed Assist law enforcement where indicated Communicate with staff and/or Pubic Safety personnel in the event of emergencies 2 hour commitment per post* 20 volunteers needed for approach when riders are returning to Fountain at the end of the ride: 40 mile ride start returning about 12:00pm, with remainder of riders from the 66 and 100 mile rides returning latest at 4pm
Aid Stations Set up and man aid stations on course Communicate with staff and/or Pubic Safety personnel in the event of emergencies Commitment per aid station varies. See list below 6 volunteers needed – 3 per Aid Station A1: 10am to 11:30am A2: 12:00 to 3:30 pm A3: 11:30 to 4pm
Event Expo Support Assist event staff in expo setup and tear down Attend to vendor needs 6 hour commitment 2 volunteers needed to assist vendors in assembling displays between 7:30am to about 2:00pm
Event Registration/Check-in Assist event staff with registration and check in of participants 2 hour commitment 3-4 volunteers needed 7am to 11am<><><><><><><>