Ambassadors
Overview

Join team, become a 2018 Ambassador!

We’re looking for 20 GREAT Ambassadors to inspire new runners to experience Surf City Marathon & Half marathon.

To become a Surf City Ambassador you must:
– Be passionate about the Surf City Marathon and Half Marathon
– Be knowledgeable about the Surf City brand
– Be a social superstar! Have strong communication skills to easily engage all types of people
– Be an “influencer” in your town, on social media platforms and within your local running/walking community

Inspire & Engage

Surf City Ambassadors use their social networks to engage your local running/walking community and inspire runners to experience all the fun of the event. You are a conversation starter, who can provide inspiration, answer questions and encourage registrations. You must be willing to post fliers and reach out to local businesses, universities, high school groups and running stores.

TOP AMBASSADOR*

The Ambassador that receives the MOST referrals will receive all of the prizes offered in their registration referral tier PLUS a 2-night hotel stay at the Waterfront Beach Resort a Hilton Hotel — the Official Host Hotel for the 2018 Surf City Marathon and Half Marathon.

*200 referral minimum required to qualify for the benefits offered to the TOP AMBASSADOR.

Program details

YOU MUST BE A REGISTERED RUNNER FOR THE 2018 SURF CITY MARATHON OR HALF MARATHON TO APPLY.

– Application Deadline: July 31, 2017
– Notification Deadline: All Ambassadors will be selected no later than Friday, August 5, 2017
– Ambassador digital welcome kits will be emailed by Monday, August 14, 2017
– Paper Registration Deadline: All paper referrals must be mailed in by January 13, 2018
– Online Registration Deadline: The deadline for online referrals is January 21, 2018

Tiered Reward System

– You will receive a digital starter kit to aid in your success
– You will receive a unique code to use to track referrals
– On January 22, 2018 you will be notified as to your total referral tally
– All participation is voluntary. The program does not provide direct monetary compensation but the rewards can save you hundreds of dollars and reward you with the best perks we have to offer.

TIER 1: 15 referrals
$50 gift certificate to the Surf City Merchandise Store

TIER 2: 25 referrals
$50 gift certificate to the Surf City Merchandise Store
Registration Refund

TIER 3: 50 referrals
$50 gift certificate to the Surf City Merchandise Store
Registration Refund
VIP Parking for both the Expo/Packet Pickup and Race Day

TIER 4: 100 referrals
$50 gift certificate to the Surf City Merchandise Store
Registration Refund
VIP Parking for both the Expo/Packet Pickup and Race Day
Free 2018 Finisher’s Jacket

TIER 5: 150 referrals
$50 gift certificate to the Surf City Merchandise Store
Registration Refund
VIP Parking for both the Expo/Packet Pickup and Race Day
Free 2018 Finisher’s Jacket
VIP UPGRADE – VALUE OF $275

TIER 6: 200+ referrals
$50 gift certificate to the Surf City Merchandise Store
Registration Refund
VIP Parking for both the Expo/Packet Pickup and Race Day
Free 2018 Finisher’s Jacket
VIP UPGRADE – VALUE OF $275
2 VIP GUEST ENTRIES – Value of $75/each

Apply

  • To Submit your application, please email us the following information at info@runsurfcity.comMake sure to include : Ambassador Application in the subject line of your email.
  • First name
  • Last name
  • Phone
  • Email
  • Birthday
  • Gender
  • Please provide the URLs to any of the social media sites you have an account with (Faebook, Instagram, Twitter, blog)
  • What  is your motivation for running
  • What is your favorite thing about Surf City?
  • How many times have you participated in the Surf City Marathon or Half?

Meet the team!
2018 Registration is Open!
February 2-4, 2018

Join us on February 4, 2018! Secure your spot to run SurfCity and join us for the Greatest Race on the Greatest Day in America!

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