Volunteers

Ariva Proud Volunteer and On-course Entertainment Sponsor
Proud Volunteer and On-course Entertainment Sponsor

Show your spirit and support the Bridge City Boogie by volunteering!

We value all volunteers who help make this great event happen. All volunteers will receive training, an appreciation party, and a free Bridge City Boogie shirt. There are many opportunities that may interest you.

 Click here to register online as a volunteer [ COMING SOON ] 

Volunteers are needed for
many different positions.  The following is a complete list of positions:

Registration & Package Pick-up

Thursday, June 6 (5-8 pm) or Saturday, June 8 (10 am–3 pm). Provide packages to walkers/runners at our Boogie Registration & Package Pickup venue, plus assist with taking last minute registrations. Plus, you’ll hand out Boogie shirts, and assist or answer questions that participants may have.

“Course” Set Up

Sunday, June 9, 5:00 am-8:00 am. Assist our “course designer” in getting the race route ready! You’ll help by setting up pylons and various structures, as well as signs, along the route. Getting finished early will then allow you to either cheers participants on along the route or back at Griffiths!

Water/Aid Stations

Sunday, June 9, 7:50 am-11:30 am. This is fun to do as part of a team or with a group of friends or co-workers, or sign up as an individual and join in the fun! Tasks will include handing out water to runners/walkers as they pass by your station. Plus, cheering on the runners and walkers is always appreciated and your group will have lots of fun creating lots of spirit for the event!

Road Marshals

Sunday, June 9, 8:00 am -12:00 noon. We consider this one of the most important jobs along the course! Work at positions along the race course, ensuring that it is clear for runners & walkers participating in the event. Plus, you’ll have fun as you also cheer on participants as they go by!

Entertainment

Sunday, June 9, 7:30 am – 10:45am. Everyone loves an entertainer, and so will the participants at this year’s event! Help make the event better than ever… come out and entertain the participants, spectators and volunteers with music, dancing, cheerleading, juggling, etc. at designated locations along the course.

Photographers

Sunday, June 9, 7:00 am–12 noon. Help us to capture “Boogie” memories of the event. This can be done at any of the water stations, along the course, as well as at the start line!

Cyclist/Navigators

Sunday, June 9, 7:50 am–11am. Help keep the walkers & runners on track and going in the right direction by navigating them through the course!

Traffic & Parking

Sunday, June 9, 6:45 am-12 noon. Provide direction for parking and direct ‘parking traffic’ in designated parking areas on event day morning.

Start/Finish Line Crew

Sunday, June 9, 7:15 am–11:15am. There are many areas where we’ll need your help! Guide the runners & walkers to get ready & line up at the starting line; guide them as they approach the finish line; assist with traffic flow at the finish line.

Food Tent

Sunday, June 9, 7:30 am–12 noon. No cooking required, just lots of fun! We’ll need volunteers to set out the food the morning of the event and help hand out the food to all participants (runners & walkers) shortly after they cross the finish line.

Gear Tent

Sunday, June 9, 7:00 am-12 noon. Store and retrieve runners/walkers belongings on race day. Not only do folks really rely on this service, but it’s fun to help out the runners and walkers so they can focus on participating in the race.

Info Tent

Sunday, June 9, 7:00 am-12 noon. When participants have a question, or need information, who are they going to ask? Volunteers at this venue will assist runners and walkers with questions they may have, or provide them with information so as to make their day a little easier and lots more fun!

BoogieFest

Sunday, June 9, 8:00 am – 12:30 pm. Let the celebration carry on… Boogie Fest will take place following the Boogie events (in the grassy area behind Griffiths Stadium). Volunteers at this venue will help set up and take down tents and equipment as well as assist in facilitating children’s activities (face painting, coordinating games, etc.).

“Finish Area” Clean Up

Sunday, June 9, 10 am – 1 pm. Tidying up once the event begins to wrap up is just as important because we want to ensure that we leave everything as we found it. You’ll help with dismantling and cleaning up… tear down tents, equipment and general clean-up will be required.

 Click here to register online as a volunteer [ COMING SOON ] 

Click here to download and print a paper volunteer registration form – or stop by the The StarPhoenix, 204 5th Ave., North, Saskatoon, SK S7K 2P1 between 8:30 am and 4:30 pm Monday to Friday to pick one up.

Thank you for volunteering for the Bridge City Boogie! We cannot guarantee you the volunteer position that you have selected because the needs of the event must be considered. We will however do our very best to accommodate the volunteer job(s) you have selected!

Many volunteers help to make the Boogie such a great event
Many volunteers help make the Boogie a great event
Photo courtesy Richard Marjan