Volunteering for the Gloucester Marathon

Don’t just be a spectator, get involved

Gloucester Marathon is that you don’t have to be a runner to get involved your support as a volunteer are hugely important to us and to recognise this fact we don’t expect you to go without a reward for your valuable efforts so in addition to having a fun and exciting day and being part of a great event all our volunteers will receive the following.

As a Gloucester Marathon volunteer you will be helping us perform important tasks such has handing out Tech-T Shirts, Medals, bottle water to runners when they finish the race.

Collect baggage off runners prior to the start of the race and return baggage to runners after the finish of the race,

We will require Team Leaders to ensure the various tasks which are undertaken run smoothly.


If you would like to join the Gloucester Marathon volunteer team you must meet the following criteria.

You must be 16 years of age or older if under 16 be accompanied by an adult.

You must have the ability to attend the whole shift agreed.

For some volunteer roles you may be required to attend a pre-event briefing session.

You must be able to make your own way to and from the event.


Whilst it is true that any participation of volunteers is by its nature done in your own time ,for which we are grateful, the role you play is crucial to the day going smoothly and proving a wonderful event experience for participants and spectators alike.

This means that for anyone who commits but doesn,t show, turns up late, leaves early or doesn,t understand their role and what is expected of them, there will be a huge effect on the event experience for everyone else who attends, So please whatever you do, we ask that if you commit then you do so honestly and fully aware of your expectation.

If you wish to join the city of Gloucester 10K Run volunteer team then please contact us by email.

Anne Wilson Email: wilsonanne691@aol.com

and we will email you a form

All volunteers will receive

  • Refreshment Voucher
  • A Free Tech T-Shirt