Are you posting, tweeting, and snapping your followers while running around Lake Merritt? Reminiscing about your most recent race at the bar or coffee shop? Donning an Oaklandish hoody over your plethora of tech tees? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you to join our family. The buzz about the Oakland Marathon continues to grow and we’re looking for athletes to show their fandom loud and proud in the local community and beyond! As we head into the tenth year in 2019, we are looking for influencers to spread the word and their love about our event across the country.
All the perks of being an ORF Ambassador: * Personal features on our website, newsletter and social media * FREE Training Shirt or visor * A personalized registration code to share among friends, followers, etc. * Complimentary entry to the 2019 Oakland Marathon (7+ signups) or 50% off registration (3-6 signups) *entry to the finish line VIP tent (20+ signups) * $100 gift card to the Ambassador with the most uses of their registration code * $50 gift card to the Ambassador with the second most uses of their registration code.
Ambassador Roles/Responsibilities: * Be as cheerful and bright as we are here on the “Sunny Side of the Bay!” * Have friends/family register for the Oakland Marathon (OM) by sharing your special referral code * Distribute promotional material in your hometown (running stores, fitness clubs, local races etc.). * Spread the word about the OM (through local running clubs, social media, blogging) & answering questions. * Assist the OM team by tabling at one promotional event throughout the year (4hrs). If you love the Oakland Marathon, and think you will be an asset as the face of our event in the local community, please fill out the linked application. Selected ambassadors will receive e-mail confirmation.
SURVEY DUE BY FRIDAY, AUGUST 31st 2018 – closed