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Volunteers are critical to the success of this event! We are extremely grateful to all the volunteers who donate their time to ensure the success of Summit for Life. If hiking up Aspen Mountain isn’t on your “to do” list this year, be part of the cause by volunteering!

There are currently over 123,000 people waiting for lifesaving organ transplants nationwide. Did you know that one organ donor can save up to eight lives and improve 100 lives through tissue donation? By volunteering for Summit for Life you help raise awareness about the importance of organ & tissue donation and living a healthy, active life post transplant. Keep reading to find out more about available positions

Racer Bag Stuffing, Thursday 5:00-7:00pm: Responsibilities include stuffing the racer bag for the event. Location: Aspen Square.

Registration: Responsibilities include helping people register for the race and ride, checking in race participants, and handing out bibs, timing chips, and racer bags. Position requires excellent computer skills, good communication and the ability to handle crowds in a fast pace environment. Registration volunteers will be required to attend a training session on Thursday. Location: Aspen Square

Registration Shifts
Friday 3:30-6:30pm
Saturday 8:00am-1:30pm
Saturday 1:30pm-6:00pm

Event Booth Staffing: Responsibilities at the booth in Gondola Plaza include informing people about the Chris Klug Foundation and encouraging people to participate in the race. Location: Gondola Plaza.

Event Booth Staffing Shifts:
Saturday 9:00-1:00pm
Saturday 12:30-4:30pm

Bag Check (Racer Bag Loading): Responsibilities include assisting racers with putting personal items in dry bags, tagging the bags, placing them bins and transporting them up the gondola. Location: Base of the Gondola

Bag Check Shifts:
Saturday 4:30-6:00pm
Saturday 4:30-8:30pm

Timing Back Up, Saturday 5:30-8:30: Responsibilities include assisting the timing company as racers cross the finish line. Location: Top of Mountain

Aid Station #1, Saturday 3:45-7:30pm: Responsibilities include going to the aid station on the mountain and handing out drinks and food to the racers as they pass by and cheering them on. Two volunteers will be responsible for checking off racers as they pass to as a back up timing system.THIS IS EXTREMELY COLD! You need to dress warm because you will be up there during the entire race. Please wear waterproof footwear.

Aid Station #2, Saturday 3:45-7:30pm: Responsibilities include going to the aid station on the mountain and handing out drinks and food to the racers as they pass by and cheering them on. Two volunteers will be responsible for checking off racers as they pass to as a back up timing system.THIS IS EXTREMELY COLD! You need to dress warm because you will be up there during the entire race. Please wear waterproof footwear.

 

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