Pacific Assocation of USA Track and Field

PA Volunteer for the National JOs and be inspired by these young athletes!

Volunteers are needed from July 22-31, 2022.
The meet takes place July 25-31 at Sac State’s Hornet Field and practice field.

REGISTER NOW to Volunteer!

Join us as we welcome the 2022 Junior Olympics to Sacramento and Hornet Stadium.

We are looking to fill a number of volunteer roles across the entire event. Participating in any of the available positions will provide you with an inspirational view of these top young athletes from around the U.S. (ages 7 to 18) who worked hard to qualify for Junior Olympic status, and who will now compete in a truly Olympic experience.

+ Athlete Escort – safe sport required
+ Athlete/Coach – Packet Pick-up
+ Awards
+ Basket Crew/Gear Check
+ Entry Gate Team
+ Hurdles
+ Information Booth
+ Jumps Team – High Jump
+ Jumps Team – Long Jump
+ Jumps Team – Pole Vault
+ Jumps Team – Triple Jump
+ Medical (Main) – safe sport required
+ Medical (Throws Field) – safe sport required
+ Ropes Team
+ Throws Team – Aerial Javelin
+ Throws Team – Discus
+ Throws Team – Hammer
+ Throws Team – Javelin
+ Throws Team – Mini Javelin
+ Throws Team – Shot Put

Please note these few items to consider when volunteering:

  • Read this Safe Sport Info for the 3 positions requiring it – The USATF requires volunteers in these roles to be Safe Sport Certified.
  • Weather – This event takes place in the heart of the Sacramento summer heat. Please keep the weather in mind as you sign-up to volunteer, and during your volunteer duties.
  • Physical Roles – Some volunteer roles will require lifting, constant walking and/or retrieving throwing implements. Please make sure to read the online descriptions of each volunteer role before signing up

If you have any questions or concerns, please email Jenny at [email protected]

Thank you again for volunteering with us!

Jenny and the entire Visit Sacramento Team