2023 Seafair Triathlon

Volunteer for the 2023 Seafair Triathlon

Welcome to the 2023 Seafair Triathlon! 

Each participant of the Seafair Triathlon, with entry, will receive a participant shirt, finisher medal, and personalized bib! 

Seattle's only triathlon will once again take place on the shores of Lake Washington at Seward Park. Offering participants multiple disciplines on a flat, fast and picturesque triathlon course in the shadows of downtown Seattle. This race is a must do for all triathletes in the northwest. 

The event offers participants a unique opportunity to participate in a sprint distance triathlon or super sprint distance in an urban setting. Swimming in a protected cove, riding on closed roadways and running through Seward Park, this is the Pacific Northwest's premier triathlon. 

Offering a Kids Triathlon as well, there is a distance for everyone in the family at the Seafair Triathlon! Join us in July for the 2023 Seafair Triathlon with over 1,500 health enthusiasts taking part in the event.
Pre-Race Volunteer Positions
Volunteers are needed to assist the Seafair Triathlon the day before the event, Saturday July 22. Volunteers will have the option to help set up and build out the triathlon or help at packet pickup!
7:15AM - 12:30PM Seward Park -  The Seafair Triathlon needs volunteers to assist with the set up of the event transition zone. This is built the morning of Saturday, July 22 before packet pickup happens later that day. Volunteers will help event personnel set up the transition zone, start area, finish area and more. This job is done outdoors and requires standing the entire time as well as lifting. If you dont think this is a good location for you, the Pre-Race Packet Pickup later in the day is a great spot for you!
12:30PM - 4:30PM Location: Seward Park, Seattle - Volunteers are needed to help participants pick up their race essentials including timing chip, race bibs, event shirt and get body marked for the triathlon on Sunday.
Race-Day Volunteer Positions
Sunday, July 23 5:00AM - 7:15AM Seward Park, Seattle - Arriving participants come to Seward Park early on race day to pick up their race essentials and get body marked. Volunteers are needed to assist with this as participants enter the transition zone.
Sunday, July 23 6:00AM - 10:15AM Various Positions along bike course between Seward Park and Madison Park. Course monitors are vital to the safety of participants and will help direct cyclists the proper direction and will ensure the safety of riders by instructing vehicles that more cyclists are on the roadway than usual Sunday mornings. *This is a great location for a group and the Seafair Triathlon are happy to make a donation to groups that bring 10+ volunteers!
Sunday, July 23 6:00AM - 10:45AM Seward Park - Transition Zone Volunteers are needed to assist participants hydrate as they exit the transition zone and start the last leg of their event, the 5K run around Seward Park. *This is a great location for a small group of volunteers!
Sunday, July 23 6:00AM - 12:00PM Seward Park - Finish Line Volunteers are needed to help provide finishers with food/water after their race and award finisher medals to participants!
Sunday, July 23 9:30AM - 12:00PM Seward Park Kids Triathlon volunteers are needed to help manage the kids event including the out/back bike ride and directions of the run, as well as provide kids finishers with their finisher medals.