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Volunteering at the Whistler Sliding Centre

Passionate about adrenaline fueled sports? Love being close to the action? Come Volunteer at the Whistler Sliding Center!

The venue is one of only 15 sliding tracks in the world, and each winter season, it hosts competitions ranging from local/provincial races to international World Cup weekends, featuring the world's best athletes in bobsleigh, skeleton and luge. These events would not be possible without passionate volunteers.

In the 2018/2019 season, highlights will be the Viessmann Luge World Cup in November and the BMW IBSF World Championships 2019 for Skeleton and Bobsleigh in February/March.

There will be exciting volunteer perks available!

If you are interested in helping out for these great events or would like more information, get in touch with us now by email!

Volunteer Opportunity: Luge World Cup (Nov 30 & Dec 1, 2018)

The Whistler Sliding Centre and Luge Canada are looking event volunteers for the Viessmann Luge World Cup and Viessmann Team Relay World Cup presented by BMW. Be in the middle of the action when the world's best luge athletes race for gold!

WHAT’S “IN IT” FOR YOU?!
  • A Complimentary Slide on a Public Winter Bobsleigh or Skeleton Program for every two shifts worked (50% off a slide for one shift worked)
  • A Light Meal for Every Shift You Work
  • FREE Swag from Luge Canada/Carbon
  • FRONT Row Seats to the Best Show in Town!!!
We are recruiting for the following roles/times:

 

Friday, November 30, 2018
Ticket Booth
  • 1:00pm - 4:00pm (2 volunteers needed)
  • 3:30pm - 7:00pm (2 volunteers needed)
Road Access Control
  • 12:00 - 2:00pm (1 volunteer needed)
  • 2:30 - 4:00pm (1 volunteer needed)

Access Control

(Mens Start, Corner 11 or VIP Tent)

  • 1:00 - 5:00pm (3-6 Volunteers needed)
  • 4:30 - 8:30pm (3-6 Volunteers needed)
Spectator Services
  • 2:00 - 6:00pm (1-2 volunteers needed)
  • 5:00 - 8:30pm (1-2 volunteers needed)
Awards Volunteer
  • 6:30 - 8:30pm (up to 4 volunteers needed)
Runner/Floating Position
  • 2:00 - 6:00pm (up to 4 volunteers needed)
  • 5:30 - 8:30pm (up to 4 volunteers needed)
Saturday, December 1, 2018
Ticket Booth
  • 8:30-11:30 (2 volunteers needed)
  • 11:00-2:00 (2 volunteers needed)
Road Access Control
  • 9:00-12:00 (1 volunteer needed)
  • 11:30-2:00 (1 volunteer needed)

Access Control

(Ladies Start, Corner 11 or VIP Tent)

  • 8:30-12:00pm (3-6 volunteers needed)
  • 11:30am-3:00pm (3-6 volunteers needed)
Spectator Services
  • 9:30am-12:30pm (1-2 volunteers needed)
  • 12:00-2:30pm (1-2 volunteers needed)
Awards Volunteer
  • 1:00-3:00pm (up to 4 volunteers needed)
Runner/Floating Position
  • 9:00-12:30pm (up to 4 volunteers needed)
  • 12:00-3:00pm (up to 4 volunteers needed)
Bobsleigh competition at the Whistler Sliding Centre

Event volunteer positions (examples)

  • VIP Host – Greeting VIP guests upon arrival & ensuring that they have the best experience possible. 
  • Spectator Hosts – Providing front line information and guidance for our valued spectators. 
  • Access Control – Checking accreditations at various points within the venue
  • Officials Assistant – Helping officials at the start and finish
  • Doping Chaperon – Assisting with doping protocol
  • Sliding Officials - Helping facilitate the races from the sports side of things (ask us about officials certification courses!)