Oct 04-05 2014

San Jose: Volunteer

Volunteer Program Overview

Help support your community, as well as thousands of runners and the walkers by volunteering! With almost 1,800 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 Signup


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.

October 2, 3, 4 – Health & Fitness Expo

  • Location: San Jose McEnery Convention Center
  • Thursday October 2 – 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • Friday, October 3 – 12:00pm – 6:00pm
  • Saturday, October 4 -  8:00am to 1:30pm | 12:30pm to 6:00pm (‘all day’ available)
Sunday, October 5 - Half Marathon &10K Start / Finish Line

  • Location: Park Ave. just before Plaza de Cesar Chavez
  • Shifts: 5:30am to 9:00am | 6:30am to 1:30pm
Sunday, October 5 – Water Stations

  • Times: Varied
  • Location: Varied along course
Sunday, October 5 - Half Marathon &10K Split Point

  • Location: TBD
  • Shifts: 6:30am – 11:00am


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 Signup


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

Schedule of Events

October 3rd and 4th, 2014

Health & Fitness Expo

San Jose McEnery Convention Center
Friday, October 3, 1:30pm – 6pm
Saturday, October 4, 9:30am – 5pm

Expo Details

Saturday, October 4, 2014

Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Festival San Jose 5k
7:30am- 5k

Event Details

Sunday, October 5, 2014

Race Day

8:00 am – 1/2 Marathon Wave Start
8:00 am – 10K Wave Start
Event Details