Volunteer Opportunities

 

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2017-2018 Volunteer Opportunities

Contact us at:  info@stowenordic.org to Volunteer

Member volunteers hold a special place in our hearts and we sincerely appreciate (and need) your help to do what we do (run high caliber race events, maintain Stowe’s amazing backcountry trail network, and more).  So in thanks for the time you give to us we want to give back to you too…

Stowe Nordic’s Volunteer Give Back Program:

  • For every ½ day a club member volunteers you will earn one entry in our huge volunteer raffle (dozens of great prizes including a new pair of race skis for one lucky volunteer)
  • Plus our FREE volunteer appreciation dinner in March where raffle winners will be drawn.
  • And even more goodies for some events

 

Saturday October 29th – Mansfield BC Trail work day 1  –  9am

  • Meet at 9am at the Stowe Mtn Resort XC Center
  • Contact Scott Dorwart with questions:  253-3668  sdorwart@stowe.com
  • Volunteer Give Back:  Earn up to 2 raffle entries & an invitation to our volunteer dinner

 

Saturday November 4th – Vermont 10 Miler – 12:30pm

  • From 12:30-3:00pm we are helping with the VT 10 Mile road race doing race registration
  • Volunteer Give Back:  long sleeve race shirt, free lunch, 1 raffle entry, and invitation to our volunteer dinner

 

Saturday November 4th – – Mansfield BC Trail work day 2  –  9am

  • Meet at 9am at the Stowe Mtn Resort XC Center
  • Contact Scott Dorwart with questions:  253-3668  sdorwart@stowe.com
  • Volunteer Give Back:  Earn up to 2 raffle entries & an invitation to our volunteer dinner

 

Monday November 20th – Wiessner Woods Clean UP Day

  • Help Stowe Land Trust clean up blowdowns and other damage at Wiessner Woods from our recent storms.
  • Meet at the Wiessner Woods parking lot, just off Edson Hill Rd. at 8:30am.  Work will continue until finished, but any help is appreciated.  Dress for the weather, gloves and sturdy footwear.  A hand saw or lopers would be handy.
  • Questions, call SLT at 802-253-7221
  • Volunteer Give Back:  Earn 1 raffle entry and an invitation to our volunteer dinner

 

Sunday January 7th – “Stowe Nordic Crosscut Classic 10K” –  Zak Cup citizens race

  • 9am – 2pm to help put on a fun, low-key citizen’s race on Stowe Mtn Resorts “classic” trail system
  • Volunteer Give Back:  Earn up to 2 raffle entries, party following the race, and an invitation to our volunteer dinner

 

Friday February 2nd – Sunday Feb 4th – Eastern Cup + UVM Carnival Races

  • Many many roles need filling on each day to put on a weekend of high level of racing
  • Contact Lisanne Hegman, volunteer coordinator:  lhegman@gmavt.net
  • Volunteer Give Back:  earn up to 8 raffle entries (if you’re really ambitious), free Trapps day pass good for the rest of the season, breakfast snacks and lunch provided, $5 gift certificate to Sushi Yoshi, and an invitation to our volunteer dinner

 

Saturday March 10th & Sunday March 11th – Trapp Lager “Pursuit Marathon”

  • This may be the first event of its kind…25K classic on Saturday followed by pursuit style 25K skate on Sunday (starters staggered based on their finish time the prior day so the first person across the finish wins the whole 50K weekend)
  • A more relaxed, ski-festival atmosphere with many volunteer roles needed throughout each day
  • Volunteer Give Back:  earn up to 6 raffle entries, free Trapps day pass good for the rest of the season, breakfast snacks and lunch provided,  and an invitation to our volunteer dinner

Paul McNeil building a bridge crossing!