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Age UK Sheffield

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Age UK Sheffield provides all kinds of advice and much needed support to people over the age of 50 many of whom are lonely and isolated.

Age UK Marshal for Sheffield Half Marathon 2020

This opportunity takes place between 08 Apr 2018 and 29 Mar 2020. Closing date for applications is 29 Mar.

Age UK are taking part in Sheffield Half Marathon on Sunday 29th March 2020. Could you either run for us and raise sponsor money OR be part of a friendly team and help to marshal the event and support many local and national charities? Your support will make a difference to the success of the event.

What skills do I need?

You just need lots of enthusiasm and a positive attitude, excellent communications skills and to enjoy working as part of a team. You will help to ensure that thousands of runners and spectators have a great experience.

What will I gain?

You will meet new people, help local and national charities, support and improve the experience of thousands of participants and be part of an incredible event.

Training and support

You will have appropriate training for this day-long event.

Time commitment

One day. Sunday 8th April. The race begins at 9.30am so you would be told your schedule beforehand.

Food

No

Travel

Yes

Childcare

No

DBS (criminal records) check

No

Location

Sheffield Half Marathon takes place in the city centre and in the beautiful Peak District.

Travel information

This will depend where you are stationed along the route.
  • CausesSport and exercise
  • Frequencyone-off
  • WhenSunday morning, Sunday afternoon
  • Skills and InterestsHands-on tasks, Outdoors, Sport and coaching
  • Careers and AspirationsThird sector and charity work

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