FANCY TAKING PART IN DONEGAL MARATHON (WITHOUT HAVING TO RUN IT!)


first_imgLooking for a way to experience a marathon without having to run it?Volunteers are being sought to assist with one of the biggest sports events in the county this year.Donegal Marathon are calling for volunteers’ help on the day, Sunday the 23rd August, to ensure that the event passes off smoothly. Advertisement Anyone interested in lending a hand is invited to come along to our Volunteer Evening that is being hosted in the Radisson Blu Hotel in Letterkenny at 7pm on Thursday 20th August.There are a number of positions that volunteers are needed for, including the various tasks required for the preparation of the event and the course itself; stewardship along the routes; provision of support to the athletes at the various water stations; and helping out with the celebrations that will be held in conjunction with the event.Dessie Larkin, Chairman of Donegal Marathon Committee, says “The committee are now seeking help to ensure that the athletes from all over the world get a warm Donegal welcome and that the event passes off safely. Volunteering for the marathon offers an opportunity for positive team building, with organizations signing up to volunteer as a group”.“There’s a job for everybody”, said Brendan McDaid, Letterkenny AC, “We just need a positive, happy person that wants to support the community and the participants by providing encouragement, and morale support.” Advertisement For more information and to get involved come along to the volunteer evening in the Radisson Blu Hotel in Letterkenny on Thursday 20th August or contact Donegal Volunteer Centre on http://www.volunteerdonegal.ie/FANCY TAKING PART IN DONEGAL MARATHON (WITHOUT HAVING TO RUN IT!) was last modified: August 10th, 2015 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:donegalMarathonradissonvolunteerslast_img read more