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Festival of Running Volunteer

This opportunity takes place on 31 Oct 2021

Festival of Running is returning and we need some active volunteers to help provide event support. There are lots of opportunities available based on your area of interest from marshalling to customer service.

The Festival of Running is one of the bigger sporting events to happen in Coventry and comprises of the Half Marthon and the 5K. The event starts in the City Centre and goes out exploring the historic City of Coventry, finishing in front of the Coventry Cathedral.

Being part of this event is a great experience and gives you valuable skills which can help make you more employable.

There are lots of roles you can get involved with such as-

Way finding

Customer Service


Event set up/de-rig

We look forward to seeing you there!

Hours per week

One off volunteering Activity - Sunday 31st October

Hours details

One off event, 7.30am-1.30pm

Training available

Volunteering briefing session will be held on Thursday 28th October.


University Square/The Hub

DBS required?


Benefits to self

Get lots of new experience and new skills which are highly transferable

Benefits to others

Help to make a great event people will enjoy.

Transport details


Time commitment

6 hours


Supervisor will be available throughout the event.


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