​Volunteers are the lifeblood of any triathlon or running event. We as the organizers and ALL our participants TRULY value and appreciate our incredible volunteers, taking 1.5 to 3 hours to make this event a success. There are many areas where we can value your assistance. These would include:

  • Saturday, packet pickup / late registration from 2:00PM to 5:00PM
  • Sunday, packet pickup / body marking from 5:30AM to 7:00AM
  • Kayakers on the swim course from 7:20AM to 9:00AM
  • Run course assistance from 8:00AM to 11:00AM (provide directional assistance on the boardwalk run course)
  • Bike course assistance from 8:15AM to 10:30AM (staff various intersections on Lakeshore Drive to ensure vehicle don't pull out in front of bicyclists)
  • Post race food tent from 8:30AM to 11:30AM (set out water, granola bars and bananas and hand out slices of pizza to participants)
  • Assist in the transition area from 5:30AM to 11:00AM (show athletes where to rack bikes and make sure they enter and exit the transition area the correct direction)
  • Finish line assistance from 9:00AM to 11:30AM (hand out "Finisher" medals, bottled water and ensure athletes make it through the finish area OK
  • Assist at the venue in other area as might be needed from 7:00AM to 11:00AM

In addition to the sincerest gratitude from the organizers AND ALL the participants, volunteers will receive a "Dri-Fit" tech shirt and be invited to the post race picnic. For more information, please click on the button "JONI B" to get more information and register with her, directly.​ Or to register directly online, please click on the button "VOLUNTEER ONLINE" to go to our "Volunteer Local" website. We REALLY appreciate your consideration and assistance for the 17th annual Grand Haven Triathlon & Duathlon.