Our 2015 volunteer registration is currently closed.  All positions are currently filled, with the following exception:

  • Friday, March 6, 3pm – 7pm.  If you are available, please show up at the Broadway Pier at 3pm to assist us with race packet pick-up at our Expo.

 Thank you for your interest!

If you are a registered volunteer, your final instructions are available by clicking on the link below:


2015 Volunteer Registration

The 2015 San Diego Half Marathon & 5K is seeking over 1,000 energetic, dedicated race crew members to volunteer for event weekend: March 6, 7 and 8, 2015!

Note:   You can register to volunteer for as many shifts as you desire on the expo and/or race day as long as the shifts do not overlap.  No experience is required. Race crew training is available and details are below. While we do recommend you attend the training, attendance is optional.

Many Thanks to You

The San Diego Half Marathon & 5K would not be able to host this event without the help of the many individuals & organizations – and that means YOU!  We would like to thank each race crew volunteer and volunteer group – both in the past & in advance – for your outstanding service.

Volunteer Perks  

Each volunteer will receive the following:

  • Free volunteer t-shirt

  • Community service hours certificate, as needed
  • Satisfaction of benefiting a true community event!  Note:  100% of event net proceeds go to volunteer community service projects & charities in San Diego.

FAQs & Inquiries

Are there any restrictions on bringing children under 13?  Children under 13 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian adult volunteer.  Also, please sign the following downloadable waiver and bring to check-in:  Waiver – under13

For general questions about volunteering, please email:

Large Groups
If you have a large group that is interested in volunteering, please contact Doug Ament at 619-417-7040 or email: doug.ament@sdhalfmarathon.com

Volunteer Schedule

Volunteer Training (optional): February 17, 2015 (Tuesday), 6:00pm-7:30pm
Pizza is included!  Location:  The Rock Church  – Cafeteria, 2277 Rosecrans St., San Diego, CA 92106.  For presentation maps and other materials applicable to your volunteer area, please email your request to: volunteer@sdhalfmarathon.com 

Sport, Health & Fitness Expo: March 6 – 7, 2015 (Friday &/or Saturday)
Expo Volunteer Check-in: Broadway Pier, 1000 N Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101
Time: Varies; depends on the job and shift you select when you register. To register, please click the button below.

San Diego Half Marathon & 5K: March 8, 2015 (Sunday)
Race Day Volunteer Check-in: Locations Vary. However, most Race Day Volunteers will check in at Petco Park’s North Tailgate Lot – see your assigned coordinator for details.
Check-in times vary depending on the job and shift you select when you register.