A big part of making the volunteer experience a good one is being confident that you know what you are doing. It also helps the weekend go smoothly.
Many positions require advance training, however some just have a "101" document that you should read in advance. Find your position below to determine the training requirements.
Course Intersection Team Training Schedule
All Course Intersection Volunteers are required to participate in training and pick up their official shirt and safety vest. Schedule and details are HERE.
Training Schedule for All Other Posts
See the chart below, sorted alphabetically by volunteer job, for training information. If training is not provided for your job, you will receive an email with instructions prior to race weekend.
Alice Campbell Alumni Center is located at 601 S Lincoln Ave, Urbana, IL 61801.
ARC- MP7 is Multi-Purpose room 7 at the Activities & Recreation Center on the U of I campus, 201 East Peabody Drive, Champaign, IL 61820.
St. John's Church is located at 509 S Mattis Ave, Champaign IL 61821.
Stone Creek Church is located at 2502 S Race St, Urbana IL 61801.
|Bag drop/retrieval||no advance training|
|Bib Distribution & Verification Teams||4/21/2014||Mon||7:00 - 8:00||ARC- MP7|
|Bicycle Course Team||4/15/2014||Tues||7:00 - 8:00||Alice Campbell|
|Course Clean-Up Team - Uni High||4/16/2014||Wed||6:00 - 7:00||Kenney Gym|
|Course Set-Up Team||4/7/2014||Mon||6:30 - 7:00||Stone Creek Church|
|Crowd Control Team- Food||4/15/2014||Tues||7:00 - 8:00||Alice Campbell|
|Crowd Control Teams (Irwin Dr & Stadium)||4/22/2014||Tues||7:00 - 8:00||ARC- MP7|
|Exchange Zone Team||volunteer will be emailed|
|Expo Clean-Up & Set-Up Teams||4/21/2014||Mon||7:00 - 8:00||ARC- MP7|
|Expo Courtesy Team||4/21/2014||Mon||6:00 - 7:00||ARC- MP7|
|Expo Set Up Team|
|Finish Line Food Team||4/15/2014||Tues||7:00 - 8:00||Alice Campbell|
|Finish Line Medals Teams||to be determined|
|Finish Line Water, Gatorade, Ice Team||no advance training|
|Hydration Station Captains 1 & 4 of 4||4/7/2014||Mon||6:30 - 7:00||Stone Creek Church|
|Hydration Station Captains 2 of 4||3/30/2014||Sun||6:15 - 7:15||St. John's Church|
|Hydration Station Captains 3 of 4||4/3/2014||Thurs||7:15 - 8:15||Stone Creek Church|
|Hydration Station- U of I Student Group Captains||4/21/2014||Mon||6:00 - 7:00||ARC- MP7|
|Information Teams||4/21/2014||Mon||7:00 - 8:00||ARC- MP7|
|Medal distributing||no advanced training|
|Medal Hanging Team||no advanced training|
|Medal sorting||no advanced training|
|Medal Unpacking Team||no advanced training|
|Media Table||no advanced training|
|No Parking Sign Team||no advanced training|
|Parking Team||4/22/2014||Tues||7:00 - 8:00||ARC- MP7|
|Pasta Feed Teams||no advanced training|
|Race T-Shirt/Goody Bag & Exchange Teams||4/21/2014||Mon||6:00 - 7:00||ARC- MP7|
|Runner Bag Drop & Pick Up Teams||4/3/2014||Thurs||7:15 - 8:15||Stone Creek Church|
|Sag Wagon Team||4/22/2014||Tues||6:00 - 7:00||ARC- MP7|
|Stadium Clean-Up Team||4/22/2014||Tues||6:00 - 7:00||ARC- MP7|
|Stadium Set-Up Team||4/22/2014||Tues||8:00 - 9:00||ARC- MP7|
|Start Line Corral Team||to be determined|
|Transportation Assistant||4/22/2014||Tues||6:00 - 7:00||ARC- MP7|
|Youth Run Teams||4/10/2014||Thurs||5:15-6:00||Busy, 101 W. University Ave Champaign|