VOLUNTEER INFORMATION

Join the behind-the scenes team that makes it all happen. Volunteering with us is the perfect way to join a very dynamic, enthusiastic and fun team. You will meet new people and experience a memorable day of mud, sweat and cheers. Not only that, but there are many perks for volunteering with us.

Volunteer Shifts


  • Shift 1 – Full Day Shift
  • Shift 2 – AM Shift
  • Shift 3 – PM Shift
  • Shift 4 – Midday Shift

We have many shifts that you can choose from:

  • Sprint or Super Shift 1: 06:00 to 20:00
  • Sprint or Super Shift 2: 06:00 to 14:00
  • Sprint or Super Shift 3: 12:00 to 20:00
  • Beast Shift 1: 06:00 to 20:00
  • Beast Shift 2: 06:00 to 14:00
  • Beast Shift 3: 12:00 to 20:00
  • Beast Shift 4: 10:00 to 18:00
  • Ultra Shift 1: 05:00 to 20:00
  • Ultra Shift 2: 05:00 – 14:00
  • Ultra Shift 3: 12:00 – 20:00
  • Ultra Shift 4: 10:00 – 18:00

All Volunteers Receive:

AM or PM Shift

  • Free Parking (only on sites where parking is available)
  • Free bag drop
  • Free volunteer T Shirt
  • Free food bag and water
  • Free Camping (only on sites where camping is available)
  • Free Spartan coffee cup
  • Free patch specific to race distance/type
  • Free Race Pass – Pass is valid for Spartan UK & Ireland races in 2020/2021, your code is valid 12 months from the date issued for any Open Heat race excluding endurance and Stadion races

As well as the above rewards Volunteers can also earn:

  • PM Volunteers – FREE cap
  • Midday Shift – FREE cap
  • Full Day Shift – FREE cap AND vest
  • Full Day Shift Ultra – FREE cap AND hoodie
  • Additional rewards will follow for Ultra/Full Day Beast shifts.

Volunteering at any Spartan is extremely rewarding and you don’t need previous experience to take part. We want you to be highly enthusiastic, motivated, feel comfortable volunteering in a fast-paced working environment and most importantly, to have lots of fun and have a great experience.

Volunteer Roles and Descriptions:

Registration: Checking in racers.
Festival: Assisting at the start & finish lines, merchandise and bag check area.
Course: Cheering on racers and encouraging them to finish their course
Kids Race: Motivating our little Spartans!

Volunteer Community

Please click here to find the Spartan UK Volunteers private group on Facebook and request to join. Here you can interact with other like-minded volunteers and me to discuss pre-race arrangements and post all your awesome race day photos!

If you have any questions about volunteering at a Spartan please click on the red Help button in the bottom right corner of your screen, submit your enquiry and we will get back to you very soon.