Volunteer Information
Sign Up to Volunteer

Volunteers are needed on Saturday, November 2 and Sunday, November 3. All shifts take place in Ghirardelli Square. Mark your calendars and sign up today!

Volunteer perks include a souvenir shirt, verified community service hours, and so much appreciation from all the participating athletes.


Would you like to be a part of the fun and excitement? Not a runner?

Well, here’s your chance to team up with San Francisco’s top destination event that attracts thousands of runners from across the globe. You are what make this event a success. Hundreds of volunteers are needed to staff aid stations, assist with packet pick-up and support our runners at the start and finish. Review the available shifts below and Register Today!

Shifts Available:

Saturday, November 2

  • Expo Shift 1 – 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • Expo Shift 2 – 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm


Sunday, November 3

  • Expo/Start/Finish
    • Shift 1 – 5:00 am – 10:00 am
    • Shift 2 – 6:00 am – 10:00 am
    • Shift 3 – 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
  • Water Stations
    • Aid Station 1 – 5:30 am – 10:30 am
    • Aid Station 2 – 5:30 am – 10:30am
    • Aid Station 3 – 5:30am – 10:30 am


To volunteer & be a part of our Race Crew, register online! Have a group interested in volunteering or a general question? Contact GoldenGateVols@motivsports.com for more information.

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November 3, 2019

The Golden Gate Half Marathon is one of the few races you can enter in the Bay area that takes runners across the iconic Golden Gate Bridge.

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