Purpose: To ensure a safe event by monitoring course conditions, reporting accidents, rendering aid as needed, and tracking the progress of the triathletes while providing updates to the race coordinator.
Duties: Team members are assigned a location along the cycling or running course that extends from the tip of Point Loma to Ruocco Park in downtown San Diego. Team members watch for accidents, mechanical failures, fatigued or disabled athletes, and any safety concerns that might arise in order to advise the race coordinator, paramedics, traffic control, etc. Team members track the last participant along the course segments in order to determine when sections of the closed-off streets may be re-opened.
Time Commitment: 0600 - 1300 (approx. 7 hours)
Location: Briefing at Liberty Station in San Diego with assignments at Spanish landing, along Scott St., Canon St., Catalina Blvd., Harbor Blvd., and Harbor Island.
Equipment Requirements: Event is HT friendly (based on assigned location) but a mobile radio is recommended.