Volunteer

GIVE A HAND

The Ride relies on hundreds of volunteers to support our participants and the UW cancer mission. Volunteers are able to contribute in a number of ways.

REGISTRATION SERVICES

In addition to pre-event packet pick-up, The Ride provides on-site packet pick-up and registration at both the American Family Insurance Headquarters bike start and UW Health at The American Center run/walk start on the morning of the event.

-Run/Walk Registration (The American Center)
-Bike Registration (American Family Insurance Headquarters)
-Run/Walk Packet Pick-Up (The American Center)
-Bike Packet Pick-Up (American Family Insurance Headquarters)

PARTICIPANT SERVICES

The Ride provides the highest quality to its participants. Be part of the participant experience by volunteering in one of the many participant service areas.

-Information/Volunteer Booth

-Bike Gear Check (American Family Insurance Headquarters)

-Run Gear Check (The American Center)

-Parking Attendant

-Bike Corral

-Participant Services Floater

PARTICIPANT AMENITIES

The Ride celebrates its participants and their motivation for walking, running and biking for the cancer mission. Upon finishing The Ride, all participants are invited to partake in the celebration which includes live music, food and beverage, and amenities for the whole family. Be part of providing these experiences to The Ride participants and their families.

-Kids’ Activity Area

-Merchandise Sales and Support

FOOD AND BEVERAGE SERVICES

Support The Ride participants as they conclude their fundraising campaign and accomplish the physical goal in which they set to accomplish at The Ride. Volunteers have the opportunity to provide food and beverage support throughout the day.

-Run/Walk Breakfast Service (The American Center)

-Bike Breakfast Service (American Family Insurance Headquarters)

-Beverage Service

-Catering Assistance

-Food & Beverage Guest Ticket Sales

-Green Team

FINISH LINE SUPPORT

Play an active role in inspiring participants as they finish their journey. Finish line support includes groups and individuals committed to providing a positive environment as well as offering aid and encouragement to finishers as they complete their route distance.

-Cheer and Encouragement Team

-Milk Distribution

-Finish Line Management

COURSE STAFF

Volunteers are critical to providing support and safety to all participants while on their course. The Ride provides individuals and groups several opportunities to contribute to The Ride and its mission throughout several Wisconsin counties as The Ride routes weave through many communities before finishing back in Madison.

-Course Marshal

-Aid Station Support

-I WALK FOR, I RUN FOR, I BIKE FOR Sign Distribution

-General Labor and Setup

Made Possible By Our Generous Sponsors

American Family Insurance
Badgerland Disposal
The Bike Mobile
Budget Bicycle Center
Capital Brewery
Clasen's European Bakery
Clements Wright Vision Care
Cronometro
Just Coffee
Machinery Row Bicycles
Marcus Theatres
Monk's Bar and Grill
NBC 15
Pepsi
Princeton Club
Sassy Cow Creamery
Shine United
Sunseed Research
UW Provision
Velofix
Wheel & Sprocket
Zimbrick