To volunteer at the Wasa Triathlon, email


Click on the following links to sign up

  –Race Bag Stuffing Thurs, June 8 from 7:00-8:30pm at College of the Rockies, Cranbrook

  –TriKids Races Sat, June 10 at Wasa

  –Swim Course paddling Sun, June 11 at 7:00am at Wasa

  –Race Package Hand-out Sat, June 10 at 2:15-5:00pm at Wasa

  –Sunday Olympic, Sprint & Super Sprint on June 11

* Racer Check-in: check names, hand out timing chips, body mark numbers
* Transition Zone: to cheer on and direct racers
* Wetsuit Stripping: assist swimmers with removing wetsuit
* Run Course Marshal: cheer on and direct runners
* Runner Escorts on MTB: follow the top 3 F & M runners of the Sprint & Olympic Triathlon
* Bike Course Marshal: direct cyclists on the course, ensure safety and cheer
* Post-race Food Table: organize food on the tables & connect with the finishers

Volunteer Guide 2017…coming on June 1.

The Wasa Triathlon has been a popular and successful event because of its dedicated and enthusiastic volunteers. Volunteers receive a souvenir shirt, a Subway 6″ sandwich, cold beverages, early morning hot coffee & and have a chance to win a prize!

Description and details of roles

TriKid Races: Saturday, June 11 from 8:30-12:30pm at Wasa.

Race Bag Stuffing: Thursday June 9 from 7:00-8:30pm at the Cafeteria, College of the Rockies, Cranbrook.

Adult Race Package Handout: Saturday June 11 from 2:15pm-5:00pm at the Wasa Community Hall.

Swim Course: Sunday June 12 from 7:15am-10:00am at Horseshoe Bay Beach. Role: to be in a boat with paddle & jacket guiding the swimmers along the course (own gear helpful).

Racer Check-in: Sunday June 12 from 6:00-8:00am at the Transition Area, Wasa.  Role: welcome athletes, body marking, and give out timing chip.

Transition Zone: Sunday June 12 from 7:30am-12:30pm in the Transition Area Wasa.  Role: to direct and cheer on racers!

Wetsuit Strippers: Sunday, June 12 from 8:00-10:00am just outside of the Transition Area.  Role: to assist swimmers with the removal of their wetsuit once they complete the swim portion

Run Course: Sunday June 12 from 8:00am-12:30pm at various locations on the run course.  Role: to direct and cheer on racers on the run course.

Runner Escorts on MTB: Sunday, June 12 from 8:30-11am in transition and run course.  Role: to follow on mtn bike the top 3 F & M runners of the Sprint & Olympic Triathlon

Bike Course: Sunday June 12 from 7:30am-11:30am at various locations on the bike course.  Role: to direct cyclists on the bike course, ensure safety and to cheer them on.

Post-race Food: Sunday, June 12 from 8:30am-1:00pm at the Food Tent Transition Area.  Role: to cut up fresh fruit and organize food on the tables for racers to eat after their race. Very social !

Volunteer at the 2017 Six In The Stix MTB Festival

Want to be part of the team of helpers who’ll make this the best possible event? The event will need help with setting up on Saturday afternoon/evening, and on race day with rider sign-in, timing, final prepping, course marshalling, foods, event tear-down etc….Please contact Charlie at to get more info and make plans.  Your help is very much appreciated.

The RME Volunteer Incentive Program

Volunteer at the Wasa Triathlon or the Six In The Stix race and receive either a $10 discount at a future Wasa Triathlon or a $6 discount at the Six In The Stix MTB Festival. Sign up to volunteer, have fun and feel good by helping others, then when ready to register, email the race organizer for your discount code.