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When is the best time to contact you?
What are your expected dates of arrival and departure?
Yes Nome HQ
Yes Dog Lot
Yes Chute Security
Yes Banquet Setup
Yes Banquet Worker
Yes End of Race Tear Down
Yes Finish Chute Set-up (need volunteers there the weekend before the finish)
Are you a returning volunteer?
If "YES" - How many years have you volunteered? Where, and in what years?
Are you a member of the Iditarod Trail Committee?
Preference may be given to Members. If you are not a Member yet and would like to learn more about it, click here.
Important: Before you can continue with the application process, you must declare your acceptance of the terms outlined in the Release Form (PDF 44k)*. If your application is accepted, you will be required to sign the Release Form when checking into Race Headquarters at the Lakefront Anchorage Hotel or Nome HQ for assignments.
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Please note: *Volunteers are not permitted to be taking photographs or video while on volunteer shifts. Going live on Facebook in restricted areas is not permitted under any circumstances due to copyright and media policy. Thank you. I agree to the terms of the Release Form (PDF 44K)
To this extent, the Iditarod policies and procedures for social distancing to reduce the spread of Novel Coronavirus, or COVID-19 will be adhered to by all staff, and volunteers who are participating. The policies and procedures will be published as soon as possible. Note that all volunteers who should receive the policies and procedures prior to their arrival via email.
If there are no issues, I would like to launch as soon as possible.
By Bob Hallinen