125th Boston Marathon

Volunteer Job Descriptions

Volunteer Job Descriptions

Pre-Race

Leading up to race day, volunteers are needed to help with pre-race preparation for the Boston Marathon. Please email volunteer@baa.org if you're a returning bib stuffing volunteer.

Boston Marathon Expo

Throughout the 3-Day Expo, athletes from around the world come to pick up their race materials. Volunteers assist them at the start of their Boston Marathon experience.

Race Day Hopkinton

Due to start changes, there are limited volunteer spots availble in Hopkinton this year. Interested volunteers should apply as 'Hopkinton - Wherever I'm Needed."

Race DayBoston

Finish area volunteers welcome athletes before they board their bus to Hopkinton, and upon their return after finishing the race!

Race DayMedical

Medical Volunteers ensure the health of all participants throughout the Boston Marathon. Most medical position are filled by returning volunteers.

Race DayAmateur Radio

Amateur Radio volunteer opportunities exist along the entire event from the Start Area in Hopkinton to the Finish Area in Boston as well as in each of the 6 cities and towns in between!