Spartan Volunteers
Race for free, and help change lives
Volunteer Perks

Along with the awesome feeling of helping your fellow Spartans, there are some sweet perks to being a Spartan volunteer.

Free entry* to any Sprint race in Japan

A free Spartan volunteer t-shirt and snacks

A chance to get a "behind the scenes" look at Spartan and interact closely with our staff.

The unreal gratification of being part of the world’s greatest obstacle course race.

Volunteer Roles
  • Registration
    Help our Registration Staff greet, check-in and answer questions for racers and spectators. Help ease those pre-race nerves!
  • Festival
    Assist our Festival Team at the finish line, start corral, bag check, merchandise and throughout the festival. Be ready to give lots of high-fives!
  • On-Course
    Cheer on racers as they make their way through the course and navigate the obstacles Bring the energy and encouraging attitude!
  • Obstacle Officials
    Ensure all elite and age group competitors complete the obstacles in accordance to the rules and enforce the penalties if they don’t, Help maintain the current and future integrity of the sport!
  • Kids Race
    Assist our Kids Race team on race day(s) with overall production and safety of the Kids Race event. Encourage our little Spartans through the course!
  • Choose your shift
    Meet the community
The Experience
“Meeting new people, being a part of the team, socializing and earning a free race — it was a great experience!”
Christina, Spartan Race Volunteer
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