Positions + Descriptions (no experience necessary)
Auction and Raffle Monitors – Auction and Raffle Monitors are responsible for ensuring auction and raffle items are secure at all times. This involves hanging out in the location where these items are being stored and answering any questions regarding auction and/or raffle prizes.
Beach Crew – The Beach Crew is responsible for getting each of the surfers the proper jerseys and checking-in the surfers on the beach before they paddle out. They will also assist with the heat timing and the horn.
Beach Set Up – The Beach Set Up crew will assist with set up of the contest site (tents, tables, chairs, etc.)
Judge Spotter – Judge spotters will assist the judges by keeping track of contestants in each heat, by knowing who is wearing which color rash guard.
Registration – Registration volunteers will assist with the surfer check-in and hand out goodie bags to all registered contestants.
Volunteer Check In – Volunteers in this position should be familiar with Surfrider Foundation and be able to answer questions pertaining to the organization and the contest itself. They will also be given a schedule of volunteers/positions and should be able to direct volunteers to their appropriate position.
Audio Visual – Assist with the audio-visual set up on the beach and at the site of the party.
Party Set Up – Help with the set up of the party on Saturday night.
Roaming Raffle – Roaming raffle involves selling raffle tickets at the contest site, registration table, hotel, and party.
Scoring Helper – This position entails assisting the scorekeeper by totaling judge scores for each division heat.
Surfer Check In/Water Table – This position requires up-to-date knowledge of the contest schedule, scores, and the ability to check surfers in for their heat.
Information – Volunteers at the information table should have knowledge of the Surfrider Foundation and be able to sell memberships as well as merchandise.