2020 55+ BC Games in Richmond BC

Links to:
2020 55+ BC Games Richmond BC Website
Pickleball in the 55+ BC Games
Richmond BC 2020 55+ Games Bid Announcement

Hundreds of volunteers are needed! If you are interested send us an email:
volunteer@richmondbcpickleball.org
We will send an email reply once the 2020 55+ Games Website Volunteer Portal becomes available.

Volunteering with the games is a great way to make new friends, give back to your community, and gain valuable experience and strengthen your career network. Some of the key areas and roles they are looking to fill are listed below. Don’t know what you want to do or where you fit in? When it becomes available, register on the 2020 55+ Games Website Volunteer Portal, tell them a bit about yourself and your skill set, and they will help match you up with the right department.

Sport
It’s the entire point of the games and simply cannot happen without people like you! There are some 30+ sports and events taking place, from lawn bowling and curling to ice hockey and triathlon. Pick the sport that you love and know, like Pickleball!

Games Office Personnel
Receptions and general office duties for one to two shifts per week (shift is 4 hours) from July 1 to the end of September.

Medals
Volunteers will be part of the Medals Presentation Team – involves preparation of kits prior to the games, training, and on-site medal presentations during the games.

Hosts
The Hosts act as Games ambassadors during the games – prior to the games there will be training and preparations.

Environment
Volunteers interested in the environment can work with our Green Team to help participants and spectators recycle effectively.

Ceremonies
Volunteers are needed to assist with the set-up of signage and lanes, seat spectators, and to help coordinate the Parade of Participants into the Opening and Closing Ceremonies from the Marshalling venue.

Photographers
Volunteer photographers are needed to help capture the games in action and document all medal ceremonies and events. Hobbyists are welcome to join the fun as they will be looking for some 30+ photographers over the games week!