Great River Race for Student Success Volunteer Registration
Volunteer on the day of the Great River Race to help us raise funds to get students outside and improve academic achievement.
There are many volunteer opportunities including general set-up, boat wrangling, paddling, timing, photography, ASL interpreting, lunch set-up, take-down, and more. Please register if you are interested and you will be contacted about a role and shift that works for you.
See below for shift times and email Hannah Frawley at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions or shift requests. Lunch is provided.
Parking Assistants: 7:45AM-10:45AM
Boat Wranglers: 9AM-12PM
Lunch Set-Up: 10AM-1PM
Stand-By Paddlers: 9AM-12PM
Start/End: Hidden Falls Regional Park (North Gate) (View Map)
Description: The Great River Race benefits Canoemobile Minnesota (formerly known as the UWCA). Corporate teams, friends, families and nonprofit organizations can join the 6 mile race from Hidden Falls.
Opening Ceremony is scheduled for 9:15 AM, and the first boats will hit the starting line at about 10:15 AM, with canoes leaving in flights of 4-6 canoes.
Canoes will reach the finish line between 11:00 AM and 12:00 noon, followed by lunch and a short awards ceremony.