We encourage BridgeUSA exchange visitors to plan some time to volunteer in these memory-making events if possible. The earlier exchange visitors sign up, the better, but volunteers are always welcome.

February 24-25 Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series in Las Vegas, Nevada: Laura Mercer volunteer director rnrlasvegas@ironmanvolunteers.com

March 15-17 Los Angeles Marathon in California: tim@mccourtfoundation.org.

March 16 Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series in Washington, DC: Katie Morrison volunteer director rnrwashingtondc@ironmanvolunteers.com

March 23 Marine Corps 17.75K in Virginia: email mcmvolunteers@usmc-mccs.org

April 15 Boston Marathon in Massachusetts: sign up here by Feb. 2: Volunteer Registration | Boston Athletic Association (baa.org)

April 27-28 Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series in Nashville: Carly Ramsey volunteer director rnrnashville@ironmanvolunteers.com

May 3-5 Flying Pig Marathon Weekend in Cincinnati, Ohio: Group interest form: HERE POC: Lauren Burlile, Volunteer and Course Experience Coordinator, Lauren@flyingpigmarathon.com

May 11 Ironman Panama City Beach in Florida: sign up here https://ironman.volunteerlocal.com/volunteer/?id=74268 or email ellen.brunet@ironman.com (Ellen Brunet, Ironman North America Volunteer Director)

May 19

Ironman Chattanooga in Tennessee: email imchattanooga@ironmanvolunteers.com (Alex Christensen Chattanooga volunteer director); ellen.brunet@ironman.com (Ellen Brunet, Ironman North America Volunteer Director)

Ironman Morro Bay in California: email im70.3morrobay@ironmanvolunteers.comellen.brunet@ironman.com (Ellen Brunet, Ironman North America Volunteer Director)

Marine Corps Historic Half Marathon in Virginia: mcmvolunteers@usmc-mccs.org

June 1 Ironman Kohala Coast in Hawaii: email kona@ironmanvolunteers.comellen.brunet@ironman.com (Ellen Brunet, Ironman North America Volunteer Director)

June 1-2 Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series in San Diego: Christy LaLanne volunteer director rnrsandiego@ironmanvolunteers.com

June 8 Ironman Boulder in Colorado: email im70.3boulder@ironmanvolunteers.comellen.brunet@ironman.com (Ellen Brunet, Ironman North America Volunteer Director)

June 9

Ironman Cambridge in Maryland: email eagleman@ironmanvolunteers.comellen.brunet@ironman.com (Ellen Brunet, Ironman North America Volunteer Director)

Ironman Des Moines in Iowa: email DesMoines@ironmanvolunteers.comellen.brunet@ironman.com (Ellen Brunet, Ironman North America Volunteer Director)

Ironman Springfield in Massachusetts: email im70.3mass@ironmanvolunteers.comellen.brunet@ironman.com (Ellen Brunet, Ironman North America Volunteer Director)

June 23: Ironman Coeur D’Alene in Idaho: email imcoeurdalene@ironmanvolunteers.com (Dani Zibell-Wolfe Coeur D’Alene volunteer director); ellen.brunet@ironman.com (Ellen Brunet, Ironman North America Volunteer Director)

June 30: Ironman Happy Valley in Pennsylvania: email im70.3penn@ironmanvolunteers.comellen.brunet@ironman.com (Ellen Brunet, Ironman North America Volunteer Director)

July 2-4: Atlanta Journal- Constitution Peachtree Road Race in Georgia: email volunteers@atlantatrackclub.org for sign up details.

July 13 Ironman Muncie in Indiana: email muncie@ironmanvolunteers.comellen.brunet@ironman.com (Ellen Brunet, Ironman North America Volunteer Director)

July 14 Ironman Geneva in New York: email musselmanvol@ironman.comellen.brunet@ironman.com (Ellen Brunet, Ironman North America Volunteer Director)

July 21

Ironman Lake Placid in New York: email imlakeplacid@ironmanvolunteers.comellen.brunet@ironman.com (Ellen Brunet, Ironman North America Volunteer Director)

Ironman Sandusky in Ohio: email ohio70.3@ironmanvolunteers.comellen.brunet@ironman.com (Ellen Brunet, Ironman North America Volunteer Director)

Ironman Salem in Oregon: email im70.3oregon@ironmanvolunteers.comellen.brunet@ironman.com (Ellen Brunet, Ironman North America Volunteer Director)

July 28: Ironman Augusta in Maine: email maine70.3@ironmanvolunteers.comellen.brunet@ironman.com (Ellen Brunet, Ironman North America Volunteer Director)

August 18 Ironman Louisville in Kentucky: email im70.3louisville@ironmanvolunteers.com (Taylor Haydock – Louisville volunteer director) ; ellen.brunet@ironman.com (Ellen Brunet, Ironman North America Volunteer Director)

September 7 & 8 Ironman Madison in Wisconsin: email imwisconsin@ironmanvolunteers.comellen.brunet@ironman.com (Ellen Brunet, Ironman North America Volunteer Director)

September 15

Ironman Santa Cruz in California: email santacruz@ironmanvolunteers.comellen.brunet@ironman.com (Ellen Brunet, Ironman North America Volunteer Director)

Ironman Frankfort in Michigan: email im70.3michigan@ironmanvolunteers.comellen.brunet@ironman.com (Ellen Brunet, Ironman North America Volunteer Director)

September 22 Ironman Tri-Cities in Washington: email im70.3washington@ironmanvolunteers.com (Jen Szabo – Tri-Cities volunteer director); ellen.brunet@ironman.com (Ellen Brunet, Ironman North America Volunteer Director)

September 28 Ironman Jones Beach in New York: email im70.3ny@ironmanvolunteers.comellen.brunet@ironman.com (Ellen Brunet, Ironman North America Volunteer Director)

September 29 Ironman Augusta in Georgia: email im70.3augusta@ironmanvolunteers.com (Heather O’Brien – Augusta volunteer director); ellen.brunet@ironman.com (Ellen Brunet, Ironman North America Volunteer Director)

October 5-6: Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series in San Jose: Susan Reese volunteer director rnrsanjose@ironmanvolunteers.com

October 6 Ironman Waco in Texas: email rockbridgerunner@gmail.comellen.brunet@ironman.com (Ellen Brunet, Ironman North America Volunteer Director)

October 13 Chicago Marathon in Illinois: VOLUNTEER – Bank of America Chicago Marathon

October 19 Ironman Wilmington in North Carolina: email im70.3northcarolina@ironmanvolunteers.comellen.brunet@ironman.com (Ellen Brunet, Ironman North America Volunteer Director)

October 27 Marine Corps Marathon in Washington, DC: email mcmvolunteers@usmc-mccs.org

November 3 New York City Marathon in New York: I’ll provide a volunteer link later this summer.

November 18-20 Philadelphia Marathon in Pennsylvania: The Philadelphia Marathon Weekend: Volunteer Opportunities (runsignup.com)

December 7-8: Rock ‘n’ Roll San Antonio: Tony Benke volunteer director tbenke@sanantoniosports.org

December 8 Ironman Indian Wells-La Quinta in California: email im70.3iwlq@ironmanvolunteers.com (Alex Napier – Indian Wells-La Quinta volunteer director); ellen.brunet@ironman.com (Ellen Brunet, Ironman North America Volunteer Director)

December 15 Ironman Haines City in Florida: email im70.3florida@ironmanvolunteers.com (Jill Latimer – Haines City volunteer director); ellen.brunet@ironman.com (Ellen Brunet, Ironman North America Volunteer Director)

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Description automatically generatedThere are MANY more local races to choose from, this is just a sample.

Check out USA Marathon List | US Marathons 2024-2025 | Marathons in America or Running Race Finder | USA 2024 (race-find.com) for more.

Be sure to let us know at bridgeusa@state.gov if you’ll be participating!