Ever fancied helping out at a multi-sport event? Marshals are an integral part of an event and if you would like to be part of our awarding winning team, then please contact Liz at liz@trispiritevents.com

Our team of marshals help out at event after event but if you want to just help once then please come along. A little help goes a long way.

Free Gear

We will provide you with a free crew t-shirt plus free goodies and refreshments for your help. Plus reduced event entry into one of our events. 

Volunteer Form – Open here

Owler Volunteer FormOpen here

Marshalling Roles

These roles can vary depending of what type of event we are putting on.

For example:

Course set-up team – Help put out signage, directional arrows etc.

Car park steward – Direct competitors, spectators and officials to correct parking area.

Registration team – Direct competitors to the registration area. Check them in, check British Triathlon membership card or hand a day licence out. Then collect goodie bag.

Secure Baggage Area – Competitors hand kit bag into secure area, this is locked while event is taking place. Hand bags back to competitor at the end making sure their event number is the same.

Transition area – Check bike – brakes work, cycle helmet fits and fastens correctly. Check bike has sticker which corresponds to competitors number. Direct competitor to correct bike rack. Only officials and competitors allowed in this area.

Drink station team – Have drinks ready on table and hand out as the competitor passes.

Swim course marshals (Shore based) – Help assist competitors exit the water.

Bike course marshals  Located at key positions on the cycle route.

Run course marshals – Make sure competitors are on the right route

Finish line team – Hand out event medal to finishers, remove timing chip and assist finisher if necessary.

Course clear-up team – Help with clearing course of signage.

Venue clear-up team – Help with clearing up venue.

If you feel you have talents that would help in any of these areas, please get in touch. Please email: liz@trispiritevents or download this form and email back.

You do not need to be experienced, you do not even have to know how multi-sport events work, we will show you the ropes, and above all we’ll try to ensure you have a great time. Thank you.


We would like to thank all our marshals for all their help in previous events and all forthcoming events. With couldn’t do it without you – Thank you.