READY, STEADY, START!
Balkana Outdoor association organizes the fifth, jubilee edition of Jahorina Ultra-Trail® which will be held July 26 – 28, 2019 on the trails connecting Ravna mountain, Romania and Trebević to Jahorina.
At our 4th edition held in July 2018 JUT gathered over 470 runners from 29 countries and expecting even more runners this year. Through Jahorina Utra Trail we organize 4 races of different lengths:Mini – 17 km, Midi – 38 km, Maxi - 69 km i Ultra - 101 km, and the main engagement of volunteers is working on total of 15 control and refreshment points that open their doors on Saturday midnight, and are closing on Sunday at noon. Refreshment point time schedule. During all of these years, volunteers have been devoting their time and effort to help the organization of the race providing assistance to the runners with a "mission" to reach the finish line.
Volunteers can be engaged during the following phases:
marking of trails,
distribution of start packets,
logistics and distribution of food.
total preparation lasts 5-10 days during July
During the race
engagement on refreshment points and checkpoints,
engagement finish line
and taking off the trail marks.
Note: Each volunteer can apply for one or both phases.
Distribution of start packets
We invite you to become a JUT volunteer to jointly serve this edition of the race, which contributes to our motto:
The better the race, the better promotion of our mountains!
All of you are welcome regardless of age and previous experience in similar jobs as this kind of engagement does not require special skills and the JUT team as well as the already organized volunteers will support you. This year, we need 100 motivated, valuable, responsible and cheerful volunteers. 10 positions are reserved for volunteers from other countries, which will also provide us significant support in the upcoming edition.
What do you get as a volunteer?
- Participation in creating a positive image about yourself and BiH;
- Good feeling for being a part of a positive event;
- Volunteer package (T-shirt, food, refreshment coupons, cable car, volunteer certificate);
- Creating new friendships;
- Seeing trail running from another perspective (maybe it will pull you in :)).
More about volunteering on races from different perspectives, you can read here. The deadline for submission is July 1, 2019 , but sign up as soon as you can so we can call you for hiking on JUT trails and visit the locations of refreshment points.Volunteers are expected to come to volunteering post by themselves.
For more information, contact Maja Petek, volunteer coordinator, +387 61 225 207, firstname.lastname@example.org, Facebook group: „Volonteri/ke Jahorina Ultra Trail“.
Fill out volunteering application through the following link.
Be a part of Jahorina Ultra-Trail® 2019!