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VOLUNTEER POSITIONSCORNER MARSHALL

Corner Marshalls are required to provide direction to the riders and assist the Traffic Controller where necessary. They are unable to stop or direct road traffic, but can direct race participants

Arrival Time

Please ensure you arrive at least 1 1/2 hours prior to the published race start time. If by unforseen circumstances you are running late please phone ahead to the Race Director to let them know. Please take your own car (or go with somebody working on the same corner).

Equipment Required

High visibility vest, stop/slow bat, road signs as per traffic management plan, pen. Take the appropriate clothing for the prevailing weather conditions. It gets cold standing in the one spot for two or three hours.

Prior to the start of the race

  • Check in and collect folder.
  • Attend T.C. and C.M. briefing.
  • Collect the equipment you require.
  • Check the radio is operating (the channel has been set)

Call Sign

If you have a radio please use the name on your folder as your call sign: eg. LEAD CAR, CAR B, Spotter etc.

During the event

  • Make sure that you safety vest is worn correctly.
  • Point the direction the riders must take with the red flag. Use your free hand to wave in the directions the riders must take.
  • Hold up the red flag to slow the riders as shown in the picture.
  • Hold up your left hand, palm out and wave the flag to stop riders.
  • Do not get distracted by spectators. You need to give this job your full attention.
  • Acknowledge drivers that give way to the riders.
  • Record the numbers of dropped riders.
  • If a rider is having mechanical problem. Check to see if they are OK but do not give them assistance.
  • If a rider falls. Check to see if he/she is OK, contact the Race Director by radio or mobile phone and render first aid.
  • Record the race number of riders involved in breaking the road rules. Report this to the Race Director
  • Record the registration number of cars that are interfering with the riders or drivers that are abusive.

After the Race

  • Return your folder and radio to the designated person
  • Return the equipment to the designated person.
  • Complete your post race task that is on the schedule sheet
  • Attend the debriefing
  • Notify the Race Director before you leave


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