Thank you for your interest in volunteering with the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society at the 2018 Winter Pineapple Classic on Sunday, November 18th!

The Winter Pineapple Classic is a family-friendly 5k obstacle course race held in Marymoor Park on Sunday, November 18th. Climbing tire walls, skimming down giant slip n' slides, and more - our racers compete while striving to keep their pineapple in-hand. Participants join together to celebrate at the finish line luau for food and a beer garden. 
 
Join the fun this year as a volunteer by filling out the form below!  The minimum age to volunteer is 12 years - anyone under 16 must have a parent or guardian present.
 
For questions about volunteering or filling out this form, please contact:
 
Katie Holmes, Volunteer Manager
katie.holmes@lls.org, 206-957-4577
 
Let's have some fun, get dirty and saves lives!!

Volunteer Information

Position / Shift

Please review the list of volunteer position descriptions and shift times. Then indicate your first and second choices below. If a shift is not listed below, they are full. Shifts are assigned on a first come, first serve basis.
 
We will email you a confirmation once you have been assigned a position/shift.
 

Volunteer Position Descriptions & Shift Times

Check-In / Registration (12 volunteers per shift, must be 18+) - Help participants check in or register for the event, hand out bibs, t-shirts, and collect donations. Volunteers will also help with bag check, collecting and checking-in/out participants’ personal belongings. Volunteers in Shift B will help with clean up. This position requires a background check. (Shift A: 7:00am-11:00am, Shift B: 11:00am-3:00pm)

Course / Obstacle Monitors (40 volunteers per shift) - Stationed throughout the course, these volunteers direct participants as they run and watch to make sure they clear all obstacles safely. This is a great way to see all of the fun and cheer people on as they go! ***Please note, this is an active position and will require some walking along the course.*** (Shift A: 7:30am-11:30am, Shift B: 10:30am-2:30pm)

Floaters (10 volunteers per shift) These will be our “go-to” volunteers anytime we need extra people throughout the day. In the event of last-minute cancelations, or for some areas where we end up requiring additional help, we will ask these volunteers to step in. This position requires a lot of flexibility and willingness to help out in any position! (Shift A: 7:30am-11:30am, Shift B: 10:30am-2:30pm)

Start Line / Wave Starters (8 volunteers per shift) Volunteers at the start line will gather participants for each start wave, make sure that teams start in 10-15 second intervals, and hand out pineapples! Volunteers will also keep the area organized and clear for runners. (Shift A: 8:00am-11:30am, Shift B: 11:00am-2:00pm)

Medal Distributors (4 volunteers per shift) Volunteers at the finish line will hand out medals to participants as they cross the finish line. (Shift A: 8:30am-12:00pm, Shift B: 11:30am-3:00pm)

Luau (12 volunteers per shift) These volunteers will be in charge of greeting people as they enter the food line, checking off bibs, and serving delicious Hawaiian food to hungry participants. Volunteers will help with clean up in the food area. (Shift A: 9:00am-12:30pm, Shift B: 12:00pm-3:30pm)

Beer Garden Monitors (2 volunteers per shift, must be 21+) - Volunteers will be checking IDs and monitoring the Beer Garden perimeter. (Shift A: 9:00am-12:30pm, Shift B: 12:30pm-3:30pm)

Mahalo Club (VIP) (4 volunteers, must be 21+)Volunteers in this special area reserved for our top fundraisers and special guests will be in charge of checking people in when they arrive and making sure they have everything they need for a VIP experience. (7:30am-12:00pm)




Please select your first and second shift choices from the list below.
First Choice:
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Second Choice:
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Additional Information

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