Bike the Night presented by MEC Volunteer

Position title

Bike the Night presented by MEC Volunteer

Volunteer or Employment?

Volunteer

Employer name

HUB Cycling

Employer email address

nancy@bikehub.ca

Number of positions available

100

Organization

HUB Cycling

Organization website

www.bikehub.ca

Job/volunteer posting URL

www.bikethenight.ca

Job description

Get involved with HUB Cycling and make biking better in Vancouver!

Keen to bring others into the cycling community?
Do you have the enthusiasm to get people excited about biking?
Enjoy meeting new people and telling them about awesome events?

What It’s All About:
HUB Cycling is a charitable non-profit with the aim to make biking better across Metro Vancouver. Bike the Night presented by MEC is one way that we hope to show people how fun and accessible biking can be. On Saturday, September 16th, Bike the Night is expected to draw over 3,000 participants on bikes for a colourful evening ride through the streets of Vancouver. The 10 kilometer ride is planned to follow scenic Vancouver streets, through downtown and over the iconic Burrard Street Bridge. By volunteering at this event, not only will you help put on BC’s only open streets night ride, you’ll be contributing to Vancouver’s cycling community. It’s an awesome experience for riders and volunteers alike.

What you’ll be doing:
As a part of the Bike the Night team, you’ll play an integral part in bringing this exciting event to life! Here are some potential opportunities:
– Spreading the word to business and community members
– Assisting with set-up and take-down of the event
– Helping to deck out bikes in neon lights
– Managing snack and drink tables
– Distributing ride packages
– Leading riders through the route
– Taking awesome nighttime photos
– Answering questions and sharing excitement about biking!

Perks:
– Gain valuable experience
– Meet great people and join the HUB Cycling community
– Invitation to the volunteer appreciation party
– Help make cycling better in Vancouver!

Hours/time commitment

Hours are flexible and we can find something to suit most schedules. Occasional hours leading up to the event and shifts on the day of are available. A volunteer orientation will also be required.

How to apply

Interested or want information on other volunteer opportunities? Just fill out this quick google form here (https://goo.gl/forms/rY7oVIApolHxsSPl2). You can contact nancy@bikehub.ca or 587-999-9479 with any questions you may have.

Without people like you, events like Bike the Night would not be possible. Thanks for your interest in working with us!

Posting expiration date

09/17/2017