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Every year, over 6,000 volunteers help participants at the NutriBullet Health & Fitness Expo, at the Start Line, on-course, and at the Finish Line of the ASICS LA Marathon.Volunteer Registration is open for the 2015 ASICS LA Marathon!

Thank you for signing up to volunteer at the 2015 ASICS LA Marathon! With the marathon just days away, we hope you are as excited as we are to help over 25,000 participants as they run the Stadium to the Sea course - 26.2 miles from Dodger Stadium to Santa Monica and LA BIG 5K!

VOLUNTEER REGISTRATION

Volunteer registration is closed. Thank you to all that have signed up.

If you are already registered and need to view or print your assignment, Click Here.

Group leaders home page, Click Here.
For road closure information, Click Here.

IMPORTANT UPDATES

The current weather forecast for Sunday, March 15th calls for record high heat. Here are a few VERY important updates that may affect your volunteer assignment:

We will be moving the race start time ahead by 30 minutes. This will require all water station volunteers to arrive 30 minutes ahead of originally assigned. Start volunteers check in time is now 4:00am, with the exception of Volunteer check in which is earlier.

Wear a hat and bring plenty of extra sunscreen!
Choose clothing that is lightweight and breathable
HYDRATE - Stay hydrated throughout the event and rest as needed
We will have extra ice available at all Medical stations along the course
Misting stations will be set up at each water station
Cooling buses will be stationed along the course near medical stations (Miles 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20, 22, 24 and the finish area)
Stay tuned for weather related updates

We have increased security measures at the Start and Finish. Anyone bringing in a bag will be searched. We encourage volunteers to leave bags at home or in your car as to expedite the lines getting through security. Backpacks will not be allowed.

WHAT TO WEAR

Please check the weather forecast as we get closer to race day and dress accordingly. As of Wednesday, March 11, 2015, it looks like it will be in the high 80s and sunny race weekend. Please wear a hat, sunscreen, and lightweight clothing. All registered volunteers will receive a volunteer t-shirt upon checking in to their first shift. Please dress comfortably and wear closed toed athletic shoes.

EXPO VOLUNTEERS -- FRIDAY & SATURDAY, MARCH 13th & 14th

Click Here for parking and check-in instructions
Volunteer assignments: Participant Services/Information, Participant T-Shirt & Goodie Bag Pick-Up, Bib Pick-Up, LA BIG 5K Registration, Volunteer Check-In at Expo

Volunteer parking is provided free only at the L.A. Live West Garage Lot W located at 1005 W. Chick Hearn Court, Los Angeles (NOT the LACC West Hall Parking). You will need to print your assignment or confirmation email in order to receive a parking pass at the entrance. It is acceptable to show this information from your phone.

LA BIG 5K VOLUNTEERS -- SATURDAY, MARCH 14th

Click Here for LA BIG 5K parking instructions

WATER STATION VOLUNTEERS -- SUNDAY, MARCH 15th

Meet your water station captain at the water station location you are assigned, you do not need to come to the expo or volunteer check in at the start or finish. You will receive a volunteer t-shirt upon checking in.

Parking: Unfortunately, we are not able to provide parking. Reach out to your water station captain to see if they have any suggestions. Please read all street signs before parking.

START AREA VOLUNTEERS -- SUNDAY, MARCH 15th

Click Here for start line parking and check-in instructions
Volunteer assignments: Start Line Seeded Corrals, Information/Participant Services, Start Line Food & Water, Clothing Check-In, Volunteer Check-In at Start

FINISH LINE AREA VOLUNTEERS -- SUNDAY, MARCH 15th

Click Here for Finish Area parking and check-in instructions
Volunteer assignments: Finish Line, Post-Finish Food & Fluids, Late PF&F, Volunteer Check-In, Information, Clothing Check-Out, Green, Elite Tent, Hot Walkers

Unless otherwise noted by your coordinator, you will receive your t-shirt upon checking in at the Volunteer Check-In tent near the Finish Line. The Volunteer Check-In tent is located on Ocean Ave, just north of Arizona Ave, on the west side of the street. Print your assignment and bring it with you to access the volunteer parking lot and Finish Line Secured Zone. It is acceptable to show this information from your phone.

Please feel free to contact [email protected] with any questions. Note, I will be out of the office and at the Expo starting Thursday, March 12th. If you have questions specific to your assignment, please email the coordinator or water station captain for your area.

Thank you in advance for your hard work, and helping making the 2015 ASICS LA Marathon a success!


VOLUNTEER GUIDELINES & STANDARD OF CONDUCT

Click Here to read the volunteer guidelines and standard of conduct for the 2015 ASICS LA Marathon.

VOLUNTEER FAQs

Click Here to read the most frequently asked questions about volunteering at the ASICS LA Marathon.

2014 VOLUNTEER CERTIFICATE

Click Here to print out your 2014 volunteer certificate!