ON THE WATER

Role

Requirements

When Needed

Sailing companion – accompany Silver Fleet, and some Gold Fleet sailors.

Be an experienced racer with good knowledge of Racing Rules of Sailing. Please download and read the Mobility Cup Sailing Companion Guidelines at the bottom of this page.

All week during racing times.

(See schedule page)

Safety boat driver/helper

Ability to do some quick boat adjustments/repairs on the water.

PCOC card for driver.

Canadian Power Squadron Boat Rescue training would be an asset.

All week during racing times.

(See schedule page)

Spectator boat - take volunteers, family members & members of the press out to watch the racing

Own a sailboat or powerboat with sufficient cockpit space for 4 people or more.

All week during racing times.

(See schedule page)

ON THE DOCKS

Role

Requirements

When Needed

Transfers – help sailors with their life jackets & getting in and out of the boats.

No lifting required! Training will be provided as needed.

All week, one hour before and one hour after racing times.

(See schedule page)

Boat rigging/derigging

Familiarity with basic dinghy rigging.

All week, one hour before and one hour after racing times.

(See schedule page)

Wheelchair valet – move wheelchairs off the docks during racing & bring them back afterwards.

No previous experience required. Training will be provided as needed.

All week, one hour before and one hour after racing times.

(See schedule page)

ON SHORE

Role

Requirements

When Needed

Yard help - Container unloading and loading, boat rigging & launch/haul out.

Familiarity with basic dinghy rigging. Skill driving trailers from storage to launch.

Saturday, Sept. 9 – all day.

Sunday, Sept. 10 – all day.

Friday, Sept. 15 – evening.

Saturday, Sept. 16 – morning.

 

Meal serving - Picking up food from suppliers, setting up tables with food & cleanup, bussing tables, helping competitors with meals

Just a nice smile!

Monday, Sept. 11 through Friday, Sept. 15 during meal times.

Drivers - Driving Can Am Mobility's modified mini-vans. 

A clean driving record & will be required to do about 2 hours of training at Can Am to learn how to secure wheelchairs properly.

Sunday, Sept. 10 through

Saturday, Sept. 16 – all day or parts thereof.

EVERYWHERE

Role

Requirements

When Needed

Photographer - On land and on water.

A good camera.

Every day as well as during social events & ceremonies.