Are you posting, tweeting, and snapping your followers while running around Lake Merritt? Reminiscing about  your most recent race at the bar or coffeeshop? 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 Running Festival continues to grow and we’re looking for athletes to show their fandom loud and proud in the local community. As we head into the ninth year in 2018, 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

·  A personalized registration code to share among friends, followers, etc.

·  Complimentary entry to the 2017 Oakland Running Festival (6+ signups) or 50% off registration (less than 6 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 Running Festival (ORF) by sharing your special referral code

·         Distribute promotional material in your hometown (running stores, fitness clubs, local races etc.).

·         Spread the word about the ORF (through local running clubs, social media, blogging) & answering questions.

·         Assist the ORF team by tabling at one promotional event throughout the year (4hrs)

If you love the Oakland Running Festival, 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 if chosen.