The Cannonball - Marathon, Half Marathon & 5k

Live: October 22-23, 2021 | Virtual: October 1-24, 2021 Greensboro, NC 27455 US Directions

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Early Packet Pick Up

Race Bag Assembly

October 20, 2022

Details

Place runner goodies and flyers in race bags in preparation for packet pickups.

Location

Omega Sports Greensboro
2431 Battleground Ave
Greensboro, NC 27405

Early Packet Pickup - THURSDAY

October 20, 2022

Details

Assist pre-registered runners in picking up their race packets including race bibs and t-shirts.
Assemble race packets and sort shirts in preparation for participant and team pickup.
Assist runners who walk up for registration.

Location

TBA

Early Packet Pickup - FRIDAY

October 21, 2022

Details

Assist pre-registered runners (all distances) in picking up their race packets including race bibs (2) and t-shirts (2).
Assemble race packets and sort shirts in preparation for participant and team pickup.
Assist runners who walk up for registration.

Location

Omega Sports Greensboro
2431 Battleground Ave
Greensboro, NC 27405

Race Day - FRIDAY (5K)

Race Day Setup (FRIDAY)

October 21, 2022

Details

Assist in unloading race supplies. Set up tables, chairs, signs.
Set up reserved spaces for teams of 10 or more.

Location

Spencer Love Tennis Center
3802 Jaycee Park Dr.
Greensboro, NC 27455

Once in parking lot drive all the way to the back.

Race Day Packet Pickup - (5K ONLY, FRIDAY)

October 21, 2022

Details

Assist pre-registered runners in picking up their race packets including race bibs and t-shirts.
Assemble race packets and sort shirts in preparation for runner pickup.
Assist runners who walk up for registration.

Location

Spencer Love Tennis Center
3802 Jaycee Park Dr,
Greensboro, NC 27455

Once in parking lot drive all the way to the back.

Gear Check - FRIDAY

October 21, 2022

Details

Collect participants personal items, bag and label with racer number and keep until they return.
They must present race bib to collect personal belongings.

Location

Spencer Love Tennis Center
3802 Jaycee Park Dr,
Greensboro, NC 27455

Once in parking lot drive all the way to the back.

Wristbanding - FRIDAY Medium Priority

October 21, 2022

Details

Checking all ID's and wrist-banding those who are over 21 with valid photo ID.

Location

Spencer Love Tennis Center
3802 Jaycee Park Dr
Greensboro, NC 27455

Beer Server - FRIDAY Medium Priority

You must be 21 or older to volunteer for this task.

October 21, 2022

Details

Assist Brewers in serving beer to participants. Servers CANNOT consume beer before or during their service time. Only afterwards.

Location

Spencer Love Tennis Center
3802 Jaycee Park Dr
Greensboro, NC 27455

Bike Lead - 5K FRIDAY

October 21, 2022

Details

Responsible for staying with lead runner on 5K course. For your safety, please wear helmet.

Location

Spencer Love Tennis Center
3802 Jaycee Park Dr,
Greensboro, NC 27455

Once in parking lot drive all the way to the back.

Course Monitors - FRIDAY

October 21, 2022

Details

Various locations along 5K course.
Please meet at Spencer Love Tennis Courts for assignment.
Bring headlamp or flashlight as course will get dark during event.

Location

Spencer Love Tennis Center
3802 Jaycee Park Dr,
Greensboro, NC 27455

Once in parking lot drive all the way to the back.

Water Stop #1 - FRIDAY

October 21, 2022

Details

Set up water stop, Fill cups half full.
Hand to runners as they pass.
Clean up all cups & trash and pack up water stop.
Assist course crew and pick up any "lighting" along course.

* Do not leave water stop until Sweeper (last runner) has come through or member of Junction311 relieves you from position.

Location

Country Park
3905 Nathanael Green Dr, Greensboro, NC 27455
(Water stop location: At the turnaround near flagpole & Country Park entrance)

Volunteers must park at J Spencer Love Tennis Courts then walk to volunteer location.
(3802 Jaycee Park Dr, Greensboro, NC 27455)

Finish Line - FRIDAY 5K

October 21, 2022

Details

Help unpack and stage finisher 5K medals.
Cheer and give finishers medals and bottled water.
Assist with awards as needed.

Location

Spencer Love Tennis Center
3802 Jaycee Park Dr,
Greensboro, NC 27455

Once in parking lot drive all the way to the back.

5K Sweeper - FRIDAY

October 21, 2022

Details

You will essentially "sweep" the course to let our course monitors and water stop volunteers know you are the last participant.
Last runner on course.

Location

Spencer Love Tennis Center
3802 Jaycee Park Dr,
Greensboro, NC 27455

Once in parking lot drive all the way to the back.

Post Race Cleanup - 5K FRIDAY

October 21, 2022

Details

Assist with packing up and loading.
Help clean up trash and place in appropriate spots.

Location

Spencer Love Tennis Center
3802 Jaycee Park Dr,
Greensboro, NC 27455

Once in parking lot drive all the way to the back.

Course Setup/ Teardown (FRIDAY) High Priority

October 21, 2022

Details

Set up course prior to event and cleanup course.

Location

Spencer Love Tennis Center
3802 Jaycee Park Dr
Greensboro, NC 27455

Race Day - SATURDAY (Half & Full Marathon)

Race Day Setup - SATURDAY

October 22, 2022

Details

Assist in unloading race supplies. Set up tables, chairs, signs.
Set up reserved spaces for teams of 10 or more.

Location

Spencer Love Tennis Center
3802 Jaycee Park Dr
Greensboro, NC 27455

Once in parking lot drive all the way to the back.

Race Day Packet Pickup - SATURDAY

October 22, 2022

Details

Assist pre-registered runners in picking up their race packets including race bibs and t-shirts.
Assemble race packets and sort shirts in preparation for runner pickup.
Assist runners who walk up for registration.

Location

Spencer Love Tennis Center
3802 Jaycee Park Dr
Greensboro, NC 27455

Once in parking lot drive all the way to the back.

Finish Line - SATURDAY

October 22, 2022

Details

Help unpack and and stage finisher medals by race distance.
Cheer, give finishers medals and bottled water.
Assist with results table and awards as needed.



Location

Spencer Love Tennis Center
3802 Jaycee Park Dr
Greensboro, NC 27455

Once in parking lot drive all the way to the back.

Food Server - SATURDAY Medium Priority

October 22, 2022

Details

Serve post-race food to all race participants.

Location

Spencer Love Tennis Center
3802 Jaycee Park Dr
Greensboro, NC 27455

Once in parking lot drive all the way to the back.

Hospitality - SATURDAY

October 22, 2022

Details

Help unpack and set up race food for runners.
Monitor and replenish as needed throughout race.
Help pack or dispose of leftover snacks.

Location

Spencer Love Tennis Center
3802 Jaycee Park Dr
Greensboro, NC 27455

Once in parking lot drive all the way to the back.

Beer Server - SATURDAY

You must be 21 or older to volunteer for this task.

October 22, 2022

Details

Assist Brewers in serving beer to participants.
Servers CANNOT consume beer before or during their service time. Only afterwards.

Location

Spencer Love Tennis Center
3802 Jaycee Park Dr
Greensboro, NC 27455

Once in parking lot drive all the way to the back.

Gear Check - SATURDAY High Priority

October 22, 2022

Details

Collect participants personal items, bag and label with racer number and keep until they return.
They must present race bib to collect personal belongings.

Location

Spencer Love Tennis Center
3802 Jaycee Park Dr
Greensboro, NC 27455

Once in parking lot drive all the way to the back.

Wristbanding - SATURDAY

October 22, 2022

Details

Checking all ID's and wristbanding those who are over 21 with valid photo ID.

Location

Spencer Love Tennis Center
3802 Jaycee Park Dr
Greensboro, NC 27455

Once in parking lot drive all the way to the back.

Junction 311 Company Store & INFO - SATURDAY Low Priority

October 22, 2022

Details

Promote Junction 311 future events and encourage registration.
Sell prior event shirts and provide information about Cannonball events.

Location

Start/Finish

Spencer Love Tennis Center
3802 Jaycee Park Dr
Greensboro, NC 27455

Bike Lead & Course Support - Half Marathon (SATURDAY)

October 22, 2022

Details

Responsible for staying with lead runner on half marathon course.
Once lead runner has completed race, continue course support during event.
For your safety, please wear helmet and visible clothing.

Location

Start/Finish

Spencer Love Tennis Center
3802 Jaycee Park Dr
Greensboro, NC 27455

Bike Lead & Course Support - Marathon (SATURDAY)

October 22, 2022

Details

Responsible for staying with lead runner on half marathon course.
Once lead runner has completed race, continue course support during event.
For your safety, please wear helmet and visible clothing.

Location

Start/Finish

Spencer Love Tennis Center
3802 Jaycee Park Dr
Greensboro, NC 27455

Half Marathon Sweeper - SATURDAY

October 22, 2022

Details

You will essentially "sweep" the course to let our volunteers know you are the last participant for half marathon distance.
Last runner on course.

Location

Start/Finish

Spencer Love Tennis Center
3802 Jaycee Park Dr
Greensboro, NC 27455

Marathon Sweeper - SATURDAY

October 22, 2022

Details

You will essentially "sweep" the course to let our volunteers know you are the last participant for marathon distance.
Last runner on course.

There is an option for 2 runners to split this volunteer task.

Location

Start/Finish

Spencer Love Tennis Center
3802 Jaycee Park Dr
Greensboro, NC 27455

Course Monitors - SATURDAY

October 22, 2022

Details

Make sure runners make correct turns on half and full marathon.
Provide information to runners and motorists as needed.

Location

Various locations along all distances.
Will be notified where to meet.

Course Helper - SATURDAY High Priority

October 22, 2022

Details

Assist as needed on course.
Primarily will cheer runners at timing point locations.

Location

Spencer Love Tennis Center
3802 Jaycee Park Dr
Greensboro, NC 27455

Once in the parking lot drive all the way to the back.

Course Teardown - SATURDAY

October 22, 2022

Details

Assist course manager in picking up water stops, mile markers and course direction signs.

Location

Spencer Love Tennis Center
3802 Jaycee Park Dr
Greensboro, NC 27455

Once in parking lot drive all the way to the back.

Post Race Cleanup - SATURDAY

October 22, 2022

Details

Assist with packing up and loading.
Help clean up trash and place in appropriate spots.

Location

Spencer Love Tennis Center
3802 Jaycee Park Dr
Greensboro, NC 27455

Once in parking lot drive all the way to the back.

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