May 17 2015

Portland: Volunteer

Volunteer Program Overview

Help support your community, as well as thousands of runners and the walkers by volunteering! With almost 1,000 positions available there is a spot for everyone, including teams, corporate groups, or just friends and family. Click the blue “Race Crew” button below to volunteer for the Race Crew.

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Race Crew volunteers assist with nearly every aspect of the event, including the Health & Fitness Expo, Start Line, Finish Line, and the Water Stations along the course. Simply click either of the blue “Race Crew” buttons below to sign up online.

Shift Information

= Crucial Shifts: These shifts are difficult to fill! If you are able to attend any shift on this particular day, we encourage you to do so.

May 14, 15 & 16 – Health & Fitness Expo

  • Location: Oregon Convention Center – Hall D-E
  • Thursday, May 14 – 1:00pm to 4:00pm
  • Friday, May 15 – 11:00am to 3:00pm | 2:00pm to 6:00pm | ‘All Day’ available
  • Saturday, May 16 – 8:00am to 1:30pm | 12:30pm to 5:30pm |’All Day’ available
Sunday, May 17 - Start Line

  • Shift: 6:30am to 9:00am
  • Location: Tom McCall Waterfront Park, SW Naito Pkwy & SW Yamhil St.
Sunday, May 17 – Water Stations

  • Shift: Varied
  • Location: Varied along course
SundayMay 17 – Gear Check

  • Shift: 6:00am to 1:00pm
  • Location: Tom McCall Waterfront Park, SW Naito Pkwy & SW Yamhil St
Sunday, May 17 – Finish Line

  • Shift: 6:30am to 1:00pm
  • Location: Tom McCall Waterfront Park, SW Naito Pkwy & SW Yamhil St


The Medical Team is dedicated to providing rapid assessment and administering acute first aid services to event participants. The team is made up of volunteers from many medical institutions within the local community.

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Additional Information:

Like the Race Crew on Facebook!

Click the red “Race Crew Volunteer Information” or “Medical Volunteer Information” button below to dates and times for available shifts.

Have a group interested in volunteering? Contact us!

Download our Volunteer Positions Guide to learn more about the available volunteer positions at each shift.

Contact the Volunteer Department

Schedule of Events

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Race Day

Half Marathon Start Time: 8:15am
10K Start Time: 8:30am

Event Details | Course Information

May 15-16, 2015

Health & Fitness Expo

Oregon Convention Center, Hall D-E
Friday, May 15: 12pm – 6pm
Saturday, May 16: 9am – 5pm
Expo Details