Make this the best Start Stage ever and show off Modesto to the world!
Volunteers looking for an opportunity to participate in the 12th-annual, high-profile race can apply online for positions including, course marshal, ambassador and hospitality.
The 2017 Amgen Tour of California is scheduled for May 11-20, 2017.International cycling teams will race through 700 miles of scenic landscape from northern to southern California in a ten-day road race modeled after the Tour de France.The race will come to Modesto on Monday, May 15.
More than 4,000 volunteers in communities
throughout the state participated in last year’s 11th-annual race, making it
seamless and successful from start to finish and establishing it as the largest
sporting event in the state of California.In each of the host cities, as many as 350 local volunteers were
recruited to help staff the race.
Volunteer positions for the 2017 Amgen Tour of California include:
The majority of volunteers are needed to serve
as course marshals, providing support for the 75 professional course marshals
that travel with the tour and support the local law enforcement authorities in
each city.Course marshal volunteers
have an opportunity to be on the race route, close to the cyclists, with
responsibility for monitoring pedestrian traffic, barricades and street
Please remember to select Monday, May 15, 2017: Modesto to San Jose - Men's Stage 2 (Start) Modesto on your Sign-Up form.