Sunday 15th September, 2024

Sydney Marathon Volunteer Program

Register your Interest to Volunteer

Register your Interest here!

You’re invited to join our amazing volunteer team, the helping hands of Sydney Marathon, presented by ASICS!  

Volunteering is a great way to give back to the community and meet like-minded people. Be part of the team to make the Sydney Marathon an Abbott World Marathon Major! Get involved on Sunday, 15 September 2024.

To learn more about the Sydney Marathon and its history, visit About Us. For more information on the Abbott World Marathon Majors candidacy process, visit Abbott WMMM Candidate.

We need your help to create a bigger and more engaging event!

We will be offering a number of pre-event roles supporting elite athletes across the week leading up to event day, as well as a large array of positions available during the Sydney Marathon Running Show (Thursday 12th September 2024 to Saturday 14th September 2024) and the Sydney Marathon event day (Sunday 15th September 2024).

No experience is required for most roles – just positive energy, a friendly attitude, and willingness to work within a team and take directions from other volunteers, team leaders, and supervisors.

What’s in it for me?

  • Meet like-minded people and make new friends
  • Learn new skills in a supportive environment
  • Be part of a GLOBAL event – the Sydney Marathon – as it goes through the candidacy process to become an Abbott World Marathon Major
  • Receive a Certificate of Appreciation for volunteering
  • Earn Volunteer Points for every shift to earn a DISCOUNTED or even FREE ENTRY into a future event hosted by Pont3 with our Volunteer Points Program
  • Become part of our Pont3 Volunteer Community on Facebook

When you register, you will be able to choose your preferred role/location – don’t wait since popular roles fill up quickly. For details on the different types of roles on offer, explore the links below.

Register your Interest here!

Volunteer Role Breakdown

Are you interested in volunteering but unsure about what role you want to fill at the event? Check out our Pre-Event, Running Show, Venue, and Course Volunteer positions here!

Pre-Event and Sydney Marathon Running Show Volunteers

Help out our participants at the Sydney Marathon Running Show or help our elite athletes prepare.

Pre-Event and Sydney Running Show Volunteers

Venue Volunteers

These roles are based around North Sydney Oval, the Sydney Opera House, the Conservatorium of Music and the Royal Botanical Gardens which make up our start, finish, and recovery venues.

Venue Volunteers

Course Volunteers

Based around the course, you will support our participants as they complete their event.

Course Volunteers

How to Get Involved

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If you are a group/club member or a charity/business (minimum ten people) who would like to volunteer together as a group, please email us for more information.

If you have any questions, check out our FAQs page or email our team:

Check out our General Volunteer Roles! Or, if you have experience in the medical field, check out our Medical Volunteer Roles!

Register your Interest here!

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