GIVE A HAND
The Ride relies on hundreds of volunteers to support our participants and the UW cancer mission. Volunteers are able to contribute in a number of ways.
In addition to pre-event packet pick-up, The Ride provides on-site packet pick-up and registration at both the American Family Insurance Headquarters bike start and UW Health at The American Center run/walk start on the morning of the event.
-Run/Walk Registration (The American Center)
-Bike Registration (American Family Insurance Headquarters)
-Run/Walk Packet Pick-Up (The American Center)
-Bike Packet Pick-Up (American Family Insurance Headquarters)
The Ride provides the highest quality to its participants. Be part of the participant experience by volunteering in one of the many participant service areas.
-Bike Gear Check (American Family Insurance Headquarters)
-Run Gear Check (The American Center)
-Participant Services Floater
The Ride celebrates its participants and their motivation for walking, running and biking for the cancer mission. Upon finishing The Ride, all participants are invited to partake in the celebration which includes live music, food and beverage, and amenities for the whole family. Be part of providing these experiences to The Ride participants and their families.
-Kids’ Activity Area
-Merchandise Sales and Support
FOOD AND BEVERAGE SERVICES
Support The Ride participants as they conclude their fundraising campaign and accomplish the physical goal in which they set to accomplish at The Ride. Volunteers have the opportunity to provide food and beverage support throughout the day.
-Run/Walk Breakfast Service (The American Center)
-Bike Breakfast Service (American Family Insurance Headquarters)
-Food & Beverage Guest Ticket Sales
FINISH LINE SUPPORT
Play an active role in inspiring participants as they finish their journey. Finish line support includes groups and individuals committed to providing a positive environment as well as offering aid and encouragement to finishers as they complete their route distance.
-Cheer and Encouragement Team
-Finish Line Management
Volunteers are critical to providing support and safety to all participants while on their course. The Ride provides individuals and groups several opportunities to contribute to The Ride and its mission throughout several Wisconsin counties as The Ride routes weave through many communities before finishing back in Madison.
-Aid Station Support
-I WALK FOR, I RUN FOR, I BIKE FOR Sign Distribution
-General Labor and Setup