Become a part of the Volunteer CorpsThe Head of the Schuylkill Regatta is organized and run by outstanding volunteers. Become a part of the growing number of the energetic and motivated group that continues to make this regatta one of the best in the country.
Become a Volunteer for 2016 The Head of the Schuylkill Regatta is organized and run by dedicated volunteers. Become a part of the growing number of the energetic and motivated group that continues to make this regatta one of the best in the country.
Volunteer Opportunities Our volunteers come from Boathouse Row, clubs and schools in the Philadelphia area, and beyond. At any time during the regatta, about 100 volunteers are in place! Browse our list of jobs below and email firstname.lastname@example.org with your preference and availability. If you do not have a preference, we will utilize your assistance in the most efficient way possible. All jobs, unless otherwise noted, can be staffed in half-day shifts breaking around lunchtime. Exact start and finish times vary and some posts require staggered breaks. If you have any additional questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact the email above. And THANK YOU!
|USRowing Official Positions|
|Finish Line||Control Commission|
|Start Line||Course Marshals|
|Jobs Where Rowing Experience Is Helpful|
|Awards Management||Launch Drivers for Regatta Officials|
|Dockmasters||On-Water Practice Marshals (Friday)|
|Finish Line Steward||Race Announcing/Sports Desk Commentary|
|Jobs for Rowers and Non-Rowers Alike|
|Golf Cart Drivers||Radio Check-out/Check-in (start and end of each day)|
|Information Tent, Boathouse Row||Registration (Friday p.m., Saturday & Sunday a.m.)|
|Information Center, Festival Tent||Information and Results Distribution|
|Information Outreach, Competitor Area||Timing and Results|
|Logistics: Set up, maintain, troubleshoot, teardown (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)||Social Media Results Posting|
|Officials & Volunteers Support||Social Media Photo and Comment Postings|
|Parking Masters and Assistants||Shuttle Bus Dispatcher (at the start of each day)|
|Program Book Distribution||Traffic Barrier Greeters|
|Radio Base Station, Regatta HQ||Vendor Support|