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Register to VOLUNTEER For RBO Spring 18 Program!

Please join RBO Training as a volunteer this spring in preparation for the Oakland Running Festival 2018 (ORF18) on March 25th.

*Volunteers must purchase their own race entry, or raise $250 for Running for a Better Oakland to be reimbursed for the cost of ORF18.

All Volunteers receive a performance shirt.

Parents are encouraged to register as  volunteers and will receive a performance shirt. RBO will be happy to discuss financial aid with parents for race participation.  Contact us....


Volunteer Enrollment Check List:

  1. Fill the Enrollment Form
  2. Submit to RBO Background Check
  3. "Sign" the RBO Waiver
  4. Download the Calendar
  5. Get your blue shirt at practice
  6. Bring a Big Smile with you to practice and races
 

 
Background Check:
Please understand that, unless you are under 18, you have to pay $18.00 to submit to a background check on behalf of Running for a Better Oakland.

Please Follow the "PAY NOW" LINK below.
Once you have paid, you'll be redirected to a new page (Disclosure and Authorization to Obtain Consumer Reports for Employment/Volunteer Purposes) to submit your info for your background check.
Password to enter on that page: RBO42012


Note that there will be no additional charges even if the background check involves some more expenses.
 
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After checking the List of Volunteer Opportunities below, please, follow this link to Register as a volunteer:

 

 

List of Volunteer Opportunities...

RUN MENTORS
Provide support and encouragement to participants throughout. Get to know a few students, train with them and run with them on Race Day.  *Orientation required*

RUN SWEEP
Come to Saturday practices and “sweep” the run route. Ensure you are the very last RBO runner on the course so we know every runner is in once you finish.

TRAIL WATCHER
Come to Saturday practices and “sweep” the run route. Ensure you are the very last RBO runner on the course so we know every runner is in once you finish.

STRETCHING LEADS
Lead participants in dynamic stretching at the start of practice. *Training provided.

PHOTOGRAPHER
Come to Saturday practices and take lots of pictures of participants and volunteers.

CHECK-IN SUPPORT
Come to Saturday practices to sign-in participants and Volunteers as they arrive.

CHECK-OUT SUPPORT
Come to Saturday practices and check-out participants at the close of practice. Record their performance and follow their progress.

RACE VOLUNTEER
Help RBO fundraise by volunteering at some of the races organized by our partners

FOOD DONATIONS SOLICITORS
Acquire sports bar, banana or bagel donations for 1 – 10 practices. Whole Foods, La Farine, Clif Bar (to name a few) have been very receptive to providing in-kind donations. *additional support and information provided.

FOOD DONATIONS PICK-UP on Friday
Quick Stop at La Farine or other local business that graciously offer snacks for our morning practices.

HEALTH / NUTRITION CLINICS

EVENT PLANNING
 

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RBO - Spring18 SCHEDULE

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Location: Camron-Stanford House

Check-in TIme: 8:15am-8:45am

Debrief: 8:45am - 9:00am

Practice: 9:00am-10:30am

 

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