Interested to volunteer for the Let's Take A Walk? Please complete the online registration form and we will get back to you by mid-October.

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IMPORTANT DATES

Event details
Friday, 1 Nov, 8 PM – Sunday, 3 Nov, 8 PM

Start points: 
Fri, 1 Nov, 8 PM @ National Museum of Singapore
Sat, 2 Nov, 7 AM and 9 AM @ National Museum of Singapore
Sat, 2 Nov, 10 PM @ SAFRA Punggol
Sun, 3 Nov, 7 AM @ Bedok Town Park

Details of pre-event collection
T-shirt and bib distribution:
Sat, 19 Oct, 8am–6pm, at Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Block 58, LT 58A

Volunteers' briefing:
Sat, 19 Oct, 4pm–5pm, at Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Block 58, LT 58A


VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

- Photographers
Role is pretty self-explanatory. Volunteer photographers are expected to own a camera (mobile phone cameras do not count).

- Checkpoint assistants
Stationed at the various checkpoints islandwide. Check in participants on the digital system, hand out stickers for their bibs, and provide the walkers with assistance if required. Keep the organisers updated about the activity of the checkpoints. 

-  Event Day Registration crew
Check the attendance of the walkers and sign them in. Might be deployed as checkpoint assistants when the registration booth closes.

-  Logistics crew
Must be physically fit. Duties involve setting up and tearing down of the various checkpoints. The job also requires loading and unloading of moderately heavy equipment and logistics. 

- Participants' welfare
Help participants finish their walks. You will assist the Logistics team with providing food, water, etc, to participants along their routes.

-  Marshalls
Stationed at various points along the designated routes. Direct walkers to the path they are required to take. Smile and cheer for the walkers. So it would be a bonus if volunteers have lovely smiles.  

- Sweepers
Follow the last person/team on foot. Look out for participants, remind participants of checkpoint cut-off times, cheer on those who are lagging and alert the LTAW team if there are any issues or drop-outs along the way.

- First aid and safety
Trained in first aid and able to provide external care (muscle rub/spray, minor cuts). May be stationed at checkpoints or go on bicycle along stretches of flat paths to ensure that participants are well.


ENTITLEMENTS
-  Event shirt
-  Meals

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Do I have to be there all three days?
No, you can take one or more shifts over the three days. 

Can I pick a timeslot?
Yes, we’ll send a few options based on your availability.

Checkpoints: Can we indicate a preference for where to be stationed?
Yes, we’ll try to match your preference with the location as much as possible.

Is it possible to participate as a walker and volunteer the next day?
Yes, if you think you can manage to get enough rest after walking.

Can I volunteer as a group?
Yes. Please indicate in the questions box and which roles/checkpoints your group would like to do.

Do we get any allowance?
$5 and food & beverage, or $10 if F&B is easily obtainable near your volunteer site. 

Why do we need to fill up age of birth? Is there an age requirement to volunteer?
Parental consent is required for those under 18 years old as of 30 October, and children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

What does Volunteer welfare do? (Renamed Participants’ welfare)
This volunteer looks after participants’ welfare, mainly in distributing food and drinks at checkpoints. They also help cheer up participants at checkpoints and help to make sure they complete the walk. 

Photographers only: Can I take photos near my place?
We will try to assign photographers where it’s most convenient for them.