Thank you for signing up to volunteer for Martian Invasion of Races 2024!!

How can YOU help out?

Volunteers must be 18 or older unless permission has been given by the Race Director.

Race Date: April 13, 2024

Job Descriptions

Pre-Race Tuesday: Putting out flyers in the neighborhoods along the course

Pre-Race Thursday: Dearborn - Stuffing kids' group bags

Friday Race Set Up, Ford Field: Help get the Start/Finish area, course, and event set up.

Friday Registration Ford Performing Arts Center: Work packet pick up, late registration, or help tear the whole thing down!

Saturday Set Up: Help get the Start/Finish area, course, aid stations and event set up.

Martian Marshal: Keep earthlings moving in the right direction and cheer them on. Don't worry, we'll tell you which way to point.

Aid Station: Handout water, Gatorade and other supplies as participants pass by

Capture Captain: Help us by capturing the moments of joy and race day excitement. We are looking for someone who is very comfortable with technology and using a phone or camera to produce quality photographs. Mix and mingle with race participants to capture all of the fun! You must bring your own camera or phone.

Flying Saucer Breakfast: Help feed hungry participants

Finish Line: Hand out medals, water, food. Help out earthlings, keep the finish chute organized.

Awards: Distribute awards at the awards table down by the finish line. 

Zero Waste: We have gone green. We try to make this planet a better place by sorting our waste and getting it to the right place.

Kid's Race: Help the little Martians make it around the course and celebrate with them at the finish line!

Clean Up & Tear Down: And just like that, it all comes down!


Volunteer Contact Information


Volunteer Job Selection

****You are welcome to sign up for more than one shift...in fact we'd love it if you did!

Just make sure you don't sign up for shifts that overlap...unless you know how to be two places at once :)****

OH! And one more thing! Please plan to check in at least 20 minutes before your shift! 

Tuesday, April 9

Thursday, April 11


Friday, April 12

Race Day, April 13


Volunteers must be 18 or older unless permission has been given by the Race Director.


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