As a Spartan Race Volunteer, you will ensure that our racers and spectators have an epic experience. Along with a sense of extreme pride and sheer joy from helping out a ton of people you've never met before, there's a lot to gain from becoming a Spartan Volunteer.
Free or discounted entry* to any qualifying US Sprint, Super, or Beast heat.
A free Spartan Volunteer tee, snacks, and festival entry on the day you volunteer.
A look at Spartan behind the scenes, and a chance to interact closely with our staff.
A fun, action-packed day helping to put on the best obstacle course race in the world!
Volunteers choose their own shifts. There are half- and full-day shifts available. Shift times vary per race, and are listed at the sign up links below.
Checking in racers
Assisting at start and finish lines, merchandise, and bag check
Cheering on racers and encouraging them to finish the course
Officiating the elites
Cheering on our little Spartans.
If your question is not answered in the Spartan Volunteer FAQ, you can contact the specific Volunteer Coordinator for your race. All Volunteer Coordinators can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org. Just make sure to include the race location you are interested in when you email.
*Continental US Volunteers receive (1) free race code per shift. You can use your free race at the event you volunteer, or at any future race. You will just need to pay the $14 insurance fee.