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Event Information: Volunteer Job Descriptions

Available 2017 assignments

Thank you for your interest in the 2017 Boston Marathon volunteer program. The majority of assignments will be filled by returning volunteers and volunteer groups. 

New volunteer applicants are welcome to apply for the following available assignments:

B.A.A. 5K
Wherever I’m needed
Date: Saturday, April 15, 2017
Check- in location: Boston Common
Check-in time: TBD
Applicants for this assignment may be placed at various 5K assignments based on need and availability.

Medical
Date: Saturday, April 15, 2017
Check-in location: Boston Common
Check-in time: 6:30 a.m.

JOHN HANCOCK SPORTS & FITNESS EXPO
Wherever I’m needed – Friday Shift 1
Date: Friday, April 14, 2017
Check-in location: Hynes Convention Center, Room TBD
Check-in time: 9:00 a.m.
Applicants for this assignment may be placed at various expo assignments based on need and availability.

Wherever I’m needed – Friday Shift 2
Date: Friday, April 14, 2017
Check-in location: Hynes Convention Center, Room TBD
Check-in time: 1:00 p.m.
Applicants for this assignment may be placed at various expo assignments based on need and availability.

Wherever I’m needed – Saturday Shift 1
Date: Saturday, April 15, 2017
Check-in location: Hynes Convention Center, Room TBD
Check-in time: 8:00 a.m.
Applicants for this assignment may be placed at various expo assignments based on need and availability.

Wherever I’m needed – Saturday Shift 2
Date: Saturday, April 15, 2017
Check-in location: Hynes Convention Center, Room TBD
Check-in time: 12:30 p.m.
Applicants for this assignment may be placed at various expo assignments based on need and availability.

Wherever I’m needed – Sunday Shift 1
Date: Sunday, April 16, 2017 *Easter Sunday
Check-in location: Hynes Convention Center, Room TBD
Check-in time: 8:00 a.m.
Applicants for this assignment may be placed at various expo assignments based on need and availability.

Wherever I’m needed – Sunday Shift 2
Date: Sunday, April 16, 2017 *Easter Sunday
Check-in location: Hynes Convention Center, Room TBD
Check-in time: 12:30 p.m.
Applicants for this assignment may be placed at various expo assignments based on need and availability.

BOSTON MARATHON START AREA
Athletes' Village – Wherever I’m needed
Date: Monday, April 17, 2017
Check-in location: Volunteer tent – Hopkinton High School
Check-in time: TBD
Applicants for this assignment may be placed at various Athletes' Village assignments based on need and availability.

Hopkinton – Wherever I’m needed
Date: Monday, April 17, 2017
Check-in location: Hopkinton - exact location TBD
Check-in time: TBD
Applicants for this assignment may be placed at various Hopkinton assignments based on need and availability.

BOSTON MARATHON FINISH AREA
Wherever I’m needed
Date: Monday, April 17, 2017
Check-in location: TBD
Check-in time: TBD
Applicants for this assignment may be placed at various Finish Area assignments based on need and availability.

Event Marshal – Wherever I’m needed
Date: Monday, April 17, 2017
Check-in location: TBD
Check-in time: TBD
Applicants for this assignment may be placed at various Event Marshal sectors in the Finish Area based on need and availability.

BOSTON MARATHON MEDICAL TEAM
Course Medical Bus
Date: Monday, April 17, 2017
Check-in location: 5 Wheeling Ave, Woburn, MA
Check-in time: 6:45 a.m.

Massage Therapists – Post event
Date: Monday, April 17, 2017
Check-in location: Dorothy Quincy Suite, John Hancock Hall
Check-in time: 9:30 a.m.

AMATEUR RADIO
B.A.A. 5K
Date: Saturday, April 15, 2017
Check-in location: Boston Common
Check-in time: 7:00 a.m.

Boston Marathon Start
Date: Monday, April 17, 2017
Detailed instructions will be sent to assigned volunteers.

Boston Marathon Course
Date: Monday, April 17, 2017
Detailed instructions will be sent to assigned volunteers.

Boston Marathon Transportation
Date: Monday, April 17, 2017
Detailed instructions will be sent to assigned volunteers.

Boston Marathon Net Control
Date: Monday, April 17, 2017
Detailed instructions will be sent to assigned volunteers.

Boston Marathon Finish Area
Date: Monday, April 17, 2017
Detailed instructions will be sent to assigned volunteers.

*All information is subject to change at any time.

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Volunteer Job Descriptions

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