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Volunteer Opportunities

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An event ambassador is usually the first point of contact for the event entrant. The ambassador needs good people, and communication skills. They will also need a good knowledge of the event and the event logistics. Many people may be new to the event or the area and might need additional information and a warm friendly face to assist them.

Main Purpose of Role

Lap The Lough (LTL) Ambassadors will assist with the running of the event by advising riders and spectators of relevant information. Ambassadors will be located at the Hill of the O’Neill in Dungannon, across Dungannon town, at some of the event parking sites and at feed stations in Gawley’s Inn (Co. Armagh), Antrim Gardens and Ballyronan marina (Co. Londonderry).

Volunteer Specification – Skills and Qualities:

  • Excellent people/communication skills
  • Good observation skills

Tasks:

  • Welcome and direct riders and spectators at the Hill of the O’Neill
  • Direct riders to bike parking area
  • Assist with riders registration
  • Hand out complimentary merchandise to riders
  • Assist with tidy up and clear up of registration area
  • Advise members of public about route
  • Assist with the coordination of riders and spectators to help ensure safety of all
  • Alert key personnel to anything unusual on the route, be the ‘eyes and ears’ of the route
  • Supervise parking sites, be the “eyes and ears” and alert the security team of incidents
  • Welcome and direct riders to feed stations, assist with running and clear up

Possible Challenges:

  • High level of customer service
  • Possible periods which will be very busy and then periods where it may be quiet


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