May 18 2014

Portland: Volunteer

Volunteer Program Overview

Help support your community, as well as thousands of runners and the walkers by volunteering! With just over 900 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. Medical Volunteer registration coming soon.



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 15, 16, 17 – Health & Fitness Expo

  • Location: Oregon Convention Center, Hall D-E
  • Thursday, May 15 – 1:00pm to 4:00pm
  • Friday, May 16 – 11:00am to 3:00pm | 2:00pm to 6:00pm (‘all day’ available)
  • Saturday, May 17 – 8:00am to 1:30pm | 12:30pm to 6:00pm (‘all day’ available)
Sunday, May 18 - Start / Finish Line

  • Location: Tom McCall Waterfront Park
  • Shifts: 5:30am to 8:30pm | 6:30am to 1:00pm
Sunday, May 18 – Water Stations

  • Times: Varied
  • Location: Varied along course


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. Medical volunteer registration coming soon!

Sunday, May 18 – Medical Stations

  • Times: Varied from 5:00am – 12:30am
  • Location: Varied along course and Finish Venue

Additional Information:

Like the Race Crew on Facebook!

Click the red “Race Crew Volunteer Information” or “Medical Volunteer Information” button below to see 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