Adventure games assistant

(Kids Adventure Games Canada)

Position ID: V-CWD0195
Last Modified: 14 Aug 2023
Last Full Update: 14 Aug 2023

Opportunity Details: Adventure games assistant

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Kids Adventure Games Canada is hosting a two day outdoor obstacle race at Blue Mountain Resort on Saturday, September 30 and Sunday, October 1.  Registered racers will be between 6 and 17 years of age. 

There are a variety of positions available to voluneer for, including obstacle help, course marshals, transition area assistants, registration assistant and start/finish help.

Volunteer's Day Overview

Volunteers arrive on-site at 7:00 am for check-in, receive FREE t-shirt and sign waivers. 7:30 am Volunteer meeting and roles assignment. 

Youth Racers arrive at 8 am and first wave of racers start at 9:00 am.  15 - 30 minute breaks (snacks provided) between waves (3 waves of competitors). 

Complementary Lunch. 

2:30 - 3:00 Final Finishers/Sweep

3:00-3:30 Awards

3:30 - 5:00 Clean/Tear Down Obstacles

5:00 - 7:00 Volunteer Departure

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Benefits Kids Adventure Games is an outdoor obstacle race that ignites a passion for the outdoors for children 6 - 17 years old.
Clients Kids Adventure Games racers are 6 to 17 years old. We will also be interacting with their parents, friends and families on site.
Ages 14 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours Yes
Areas of Interest Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Event Coordination & Support ; Guide / Greeter ; Recreation & Sports ; Youth & Activity Camp Support ; Youth Engagement
Skills/Experience Dependability & Trustworthiness - As a course marshal we will need you to be mindful of any child racer who may need direction or assistance. ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor - Kids Adventure Games races are a positive experience for youth of all ages and skill levels. Some chiildren may struggle with an obstacle, our role is to be positive and encouraging!
Commitment Length One Time / Special Event - Saturday, September 30, Sunday, October 1 or both days
Minimum Hours 4 / Day
Accessibility Unknown - Event is being held at Blue Mountain Resort but all race marshal locations will be outdoors and most on uneven or rough paths or in the woods.
Location Blue Mountain Resort, South Base Lodge, 138 Gord Canning Dr. The Blue Mountains, Collingwood.
Number of Positions Blue Mountains: 40 individual(s) 
40 individual(s) needed in total. 
We accept volunteers from any geographic location but they must find their own way to the race location (Blue Mountain Resort South Base Lodge) on the day of their volunteering. Volunteers will be required to sign a liability waiver.
Training Training is provided ; No specific skills are required. We will have a volunteer meeting at 7 am on both days to review roles and responsibilities. Most assignments will require the volunteer to observe a portion of the race course, help racers if required (radio willl be provided) and note race teams as they pass your checkpoint.
Transportation Volunteers will have to find their own way to the location of the race on the day of their volunteering. Blue Mountain Resort, South Base Lodge. 138 Gord Canning Dr. The Blue Mountains,
Police Check Not Required
Start Date On or after 08 Aug 2023
Display Until 29 Sep 2023

Agency Details: Kids Adventure Games Canada