The Sam Costa Half Marathon is the oldest running race in Indiana. 2018 is the 49th anniversary for this race. The race is organized by Indy Runners and Walkers, a not for profit organization. There are typically 1000 runners between the Half and Quarter Marathons. Approximately 150-175 volunteers are needed to provide a safe, stress free race for the participants.
Mar 24, 2018, 6:30 AM - 2:00 PMAdd to Calendar Add to Google Calendar
12900 Hazel Dell Parkway
Carmel, IN 46033
There are many different volunteer opportunities at various times throughout the weekend. Friday night (March 23rd) includes preparation for the race. Saturday indoor activities include registration (early morning), as well as post race medal and race result distribution. There are also opportunities for Aid/Water stop workers, Race Sentries on the course, Finish Line help, and other Refreshment duties. Please go to
and click on the Volunteer button to see the full list of opportunities and sign up to volunteer.
There are opportunities Friday evening, March 23, from 5-9pm. Race day, March 24, activities start as early as 6:30am and go as late as about3pm (depending on how much help is available for clean-up).
Volunteers who are working outside need to dress for the weather. Hats, scarfs, and gloves might prove helpful.
All volunteers can dress casually.