Over 1,000 volunteers are needed to make the Oakland Running Festival successful. Volunteer opportunities are available at the pre-race Health and Fitness Expo and on race day. All volunteers will receive an event t-shirt.

Group Volunteer Opportunities: Please contact Angie at [email protected] if you have a group interested in volunteering together.

:  Water Stop volunteer opportunities are assigned to groups who commit to staffing the stop’s entire need.  If your organization is interested in volunteering as a group at a water stop or in another capacity, please email Angie at [email protected].

We Need Radio Support!

Amateur Radio Operator Opportunities: Mike Pompa KB6MP is coordinating amateur radio support for the eighth year and is looking for volunteer operators. Assignments include Net Control/Scribe, Course Marshal (anywhere along the course), SAG (Support and Gear) Vehicle (driving your own vehicle), Bicycle Mobile, Motorcycle Mobile, and Race Director Shadow


Thank you to our many water stop groups! And continued support from the community, see some of them here: