parkrun Whitby - Run Event Support

(parkrun, Ajax, Whitby)

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Position ID: V-OSH1078 Last Modified: 23 Mar 2020 Last Full Update: 23 Mar 2020
Opportunity Details
ContactAneez Kanji, Event Director, Whitby parkrun; Email:
DutiesAll parkrun events are on hold Help organizers to coordinate a free, weekly, timed 5km run/walk in Whitby at Whitby Shores * positions for photographer, course marshals, timer, scanner * seek some volunteers who are available each week to help coordinate run activities
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BenefitsEnjoy the outdoors, public interaction, support community, health and fitness, network
ClientsRun is open to everyone
Ages10 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Families ; Groups ; Individuals ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups ; Court-ordered community service hours
Areas of InterestEvent Coordination & Support ; Physical Fitness & Exercise ; Recreation & Sports
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Customer Service ; First Aid ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Leadership ; Marketing & PR ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Public Speaking ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Sports & Coaching ; Team Work ; Writing & Editing
Commitment LengthVolunteers commit to the Saturdays they are available * event takes place every Saturday morning all year
Interaction LevelSmall Group
Dates and TimesSaturday: Morning (8:30 am-10 am) 
Run each Saturday morning in 2019
SeasonsSpring ; Summer ; Year Round ; Please dress for the weather, and be prepared to be on your feet for 2 hours
AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance
LocationWhitby Shores/Waterfront Trail, Gordon St, Whitby, ON, L1N 5S9
Number of PositionsBrooklin ; Durham Region ; Whitby 
7 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationNear public transit - Near Whitby GO Station ; Please check for course details and transportation information * course location is also available on
CostThis event is held free for users and volunteers
Police CheckNot Required
Additional RequirementsRegister online at Click the 'volunteer' link and following the 'registration page' details * venue details are also listed here
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Organization Nameparkrun, Ajax, Whitby

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