Volunteer Information

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for B Strong Ride on Saturday, August 12, 2017! The volunteer staff is critically important to the success of the event. We greatly appreciate your assistance and look forward to working with you.

5 W’s of B Strong Volunteering

WHO: You!

WHY: To help with a great event for a great cause. B Strong raises funds for Boulder Community Health Integrative Cancer Care and the George Karl Foundation.

WHERE: B Strong ride starts and finishes at Celestial Seasonings northeast of Boulder. Event Routes

WHEN: To volunteer you must be available for:

1. Volunteer briefing meeting: Tuesday, August 8 at 6:00 p.m. at Celestial Seasonings

2. B Strong Ride: Saturday, August 12. Shifts vary depending upon assignment. Options include:

  • Early: 6 a.m. – 12 noon
  • Late: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • All Day: 6 a.m. – 3 p.m.

WHAT: Volunteer Positions include:

HQ Site and Registration: Work at Celestial Seasonings site throughout the day.

Road Marshal: Warn cyclists at intersections and other locations on the ride.

Aid Station Attendant: Distribute food and drinks at rest stops.

Sag Vehicle Driver: Transport riders unable to complete ride (note: this is an all day shift)

Medic: Provide medical support on the route. Must be EMT, paramedic, nurse or physician. (note: this is an all day shift)

Beer or Food Server: At Celestial Seasonings site.

2017 B STRONG RIDE VOLUNTEER APPLICATION FORM

Contact Info
First Name:
Last Name:
Age:
(Minimum age to volunteer - 12. Minimum age to work without accompanying adult - 14. Minimum age to serve as marshal unaccompanied - 18)
Email Address:
City:
Zip Code:
Cell Phone:
(If cell is not best contact number, please provide another number)
T-Shirt Size:
S M L XL XXL
Have you been a B Strong Ride Volunteer in the past?: Yes No
Volunteer Job Request (Please identify 3 choices):
1st Choice:
2nd Choice:
3rd Choice:
Shift Time Preference:
Please list anyone you would like to be partnered with when working.
TRANSPORTATION NOTE:

Volunteers working the following positions will use a B Strong Sponsor Vehicle: Sag Vehicle Driver, Medic, Aid Station Distribution Team.

If you are assigned to a position on the ride routes other than above (aid station or marshal), are you able to use your vehicle to get to your assigned location?
Yes No

If yes, how many people can you transport: (not including yourself)
AVAILABILITY:
Please confirm your availability for:

1. Volunteer briefing meeting: Tuesday 8/8 6 p.m. Yes No
2. B Strong Ride: Saturday, 8/12 Yes No

Are you available Friday, 8/11 to assist with event preparation and/or rider packet pick up (not required)?
Yes No
IMPORTANT NOTE:
If you tell us to plan on you, we’re planning on you. If your schedule changes and you can’t fulfill your commitment, please advise us ASAP! Come ride day, barring a true emergency, we will be relying upon volunteers being there!