How you can help Sunderland get running at half marathon and 10k events
Volunteers are being sought to help this year's Sunderland Half Marathon and 10k races go off without a hitch.
The events are taking place in the city’s Keel Square on Sunday, May 13 - and even if you’re not a runner, there’s still a big part you can play in the day.
Volunteers are needed to fill a variety of roles on race day- and you could be just what the team are looking for.
If you want to apply, you need to be 16 or over - a crew jacket and packed lunch will be provided.
No experience is necessary.
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If you’re interested, you can contact firstname.lastname@example.org or join the community on Facebook at Events of the North Crew.
Last year’s event attracted thousands of runners - including Sunderland’s own Aly Dixon and three-time London Marathon winner Paula Radcliffe.
For all of the latest updates on the races, follow @Sunderland10k on Twitter and visit www.sunderlandcity10k.com.