Thanks for being a volunteer for Run the Red—we could not do it without you! All volunteers will receive a t-shirt and other free swag from Patagonia!  We welcome members of the public and our communities to help make this race and celebration a true success.  There are a number of different tasks available for this event that could use your help.  Please select from the list below.  Go to our volunteer sign up page to register! 

Run the Red Volunteer Descriptions


Timing Crew

Operate timing system for races

Aid Station Captain

Recruit aid station crew members, communicate with crew, gather supplies, make sure aid station runs smoothly.


Aid Station Crew

Enthusiastically support all runners and help set up and take down aid station. Wear costume, hand out whiskey, etc.

Finish Line Support

Support runners, RD’s, Medical Staff, Timing Crew, as needed.


Course Marking

Flagging the race courses by foot, bike, horse, 4-wheeler, or truck.


Course Sweep

Remove flagging from course after last runners have gone through. Could be by foot, bike, horse, 4-wheeler, or truck.


Medical Support

Must have at least Wilderness First Responder. Provide any medical help necessary at aid stations and/or the Finish.


Pre-Race Check-in

Help runners get checked in for the race, hand out swag, setup, etc