Volunteers

Get a behind the scenes view of all the work that goes into making the Six Gap Century a success! Many riders and non-riders show their support for Six Gap by volunteering for a position. This group of volunteers is a large part of what makes the Six Gap Century & Three Gap Fifty so successful. We can't do it without you!

Benefits:

  • Complimentary Six Gap Century t-shirt
  • Complimentary meal
  • 15% discount on Six Gap jerseys
  • Appreciation of the 2,500 riders

Sign Up:

If you would like to become a volunteer, please contact Amy Laseter, Volunteer Coordinator, at (706) 867-3766 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Medical Volunteers:

If you have medical experience and would like to volunteer your time and expertise, please contact us directly by calling (706) 864-3760 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Volunteer Position Descriptions

RIDER BAG STUFFING
(Week of 09/11/17 - Anytime between 9:00 am - 5:00 pm)

Key duties include stuffing bags with sponsor information and products for the riders. Detail oriented people needed.

CHECK-IN
(Saturday, 09/23/17 - Dahlonega Square: 8:00 am - 1:30 pm and/or 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm)
(Sunday, 09/24/17 - Lumpkin County High School: 5:30 am - 9:30 am)

A friendly social personality fits this job best. Key duties include checking in riders and issuing rider numbers, transponders, and t-shirts. This job requires a detail-oriented person and can be stressful during busy times.

TRANSPONDER PULLER / CHEERLEADER
(Sunday, 09/24/16 - Lumpkin County High School: 11:30 am - 2:30 pm, 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm, 2:30 pm - 6:00 pm)

Key duties include retrieving transponders from riders and cheering them on at the finish line after a hard ride.

COURSE MARSHAL
(Sunday, 09/24/17 - 6 Gap/3 Gap Split at Hwy 129-N/Hwy 180-W: 8:30 am - 12:00 pm)
(Sunday, 09/24/17 - Yahoola Rd/Hwy 19/60: 7:45 am - 10:30 am)
(Sunday, 09/24/17 - Stone Pile Gap: 10:00 am - 1:30 pm and/or 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm)
(Sunday, 09/24/17 - Black Mountain Rd/Camp Wahsega Rd: 10:15 am - 2:00 pm and/or 2:00 pm - 5:45 pm)

Key duties include working with law enforcement, safety and course flow. Course Marshals enforce cut off times on course. Set up and breakdown of signs that direct the flow of traffic at intersections along with verbal direction.

SAG OPERATOR
(Sunday, 09/24/17 - On Route, Various Times)

The basic function of the SAG Operator is to provide mobile, roadside assistance to the cyclist with mechanical or physical problems. This position requires individuals with a wide assortment of talents. A good SAG Operator must be enthusiastic, informative, communicate well with others and react quickly and calmly to any problem. Being a ham radio operator is a plus, but not necessary!

Ham Radio Operator
(Sunday, 09/24/17 - On Route, Various Times)

The basic function of the Ham Radio Operator is to provide communication to the Six Gap "Headquarters" from on-course. Ham Radio Operators are located at each rest stop, at key points on course, and some alse serve as SAG operators.

REST STOPS
(Sunday, 09/24/17 - On Route, Various Times)

Would your company, club, or group like to host a rest stop? Key duties include setting up area, snack preparation, and breaking down along with cleaning the area after the riders are done. Friendly interaction and encouragement to the riders is also essential. Contact Cherie Bates at 706-864-3769 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.