Thank you to all our volunteers who make the
OWYH, NFP Run for the Brave 5K Run a success.
There are many volunteer opportunities
available. Volunteers may be outside for their entire
shift and are encouraged to dress for the
If you have any questions regarding
volunteering please contact us at
RunForTheBrave@welcomeyouhome.org or call
Volunteer Assignment Descriptions:
Race Day Packet
Pick-Up & Registration
Day of Packet Pick-up volunteers will check
in pre-registered participants and help pass
out the participant packets: t-shirts, bibs
and any other race information to the
participants prior to race start
Volunteers will set up stations and serve
water and endurance drinks to participants
at a specific location along the course.
Course Marshals will be on the course
directing participants, assisting with
traffic control and monitoring the safety of
all participants and spectators.
Volunteers will direct participants to line
up in corrals and keep the start line
Volunteers will be stationed at the finish
line to direct participants through the
finish area, pass out refreshments, hand out
goody bags and more.
Volunteers will set up foods, pass out to
registrants and cheer.
Medical volunteers are needed to care and
assist athletes at the start line, along the
course and at the finish. Must be a
credentialed professional (Physicians,
Nurses, Athletic Trainers, Physical
Trainers, Chiropractors, etc).
Station Captains will be assigned at a later
date. Station Captains will be in the person
in charge of the station (i.e. aid station, etc). They will direct and lead
volunteers during the task assigned. Station
Captains must be older than 21 years old and
have had previous race experience. There
will be a mandatory meeting prior to race