Volunteer Opportunities

Kathmandu Urban Perth 2013

Event Date:
13 July 2013

Event Location:

The Kathmandu Urban is part adventure race, part scavenger hunt with a mix of the amazing race. It is a completely new format of racing that will take teams of two through the heart of the host city. Competitors will get to visit some of the cities most famous landmarks, as well as suburban areas, while completing a variety of activities along the way.

To read more about the format of the event, go to The Course.

The Kathmandu Urban proudly supports the National Breast Cancer Foundation.
Participants are fundraising via their Every Day Hero Fundraising Page for the National Breast Cancer Foundation. CLICK HERE for more info.

Volunteer Benefits

  • Free shirt & cap
  • Lunch Pack and Snacks
  • a big hug from the race organisers
  • $50 Kathmandu Voucher

Volunteer Roles
Please see below an overview of the roles available. You will receive a detailed briefing for each of the roles prior to your shift.

Race Registration
You will be assisting with registration for participants, check their name against the competitor list and issue t-shirts, race numbers and event information. After an extended break you will assist at the Finish Line with handing out goodie bags.

Checkpoint Marshal
You will look after a participants’ checkpoint for the event. You will be briefed on the specific task on event day. You might be responsible to give them a clue or coordinate a game for example.
Knowledge of how to use a Two Way Radio is an advantage.

General Support
You need to be flexible, like surprises 🙂 and be happy to help in any position at the event. You may become a checkpoint marshal, help at registration or in the cloak room, hand out water or support the team at the finish line.