Aroostook County has a world- famous reputation for hosting some of the best recreational events in the world, and Ride Aroostook is no exception! The hard work, dedication and great attitudes of our volunteers are renowned. Northern Maine is famous for exceptional hospitality and we invite you to become a part of it.

Our volunteers are vital to the success of Ride Aroostook to help welcome and support the riders who are participating in a great cause in a unique part of New England; even the world!

**There will be a  Volunteer Orientation Meeting at the UMPI Campus Center Friday, July 10th from 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm which volunteers are strongly encouraged to attend to receive helpful info and materials.  If you are unable to attend, please come to the volunteer tent at the start area by 5:45am Saturday and Sunday morning to catch up on Friday’s Orientation info.  We look forward to seeing you Friday night at 5pm, and you’re welcome to attend the Wine and Cheese Reception afterwards!!

Our Volunteers Receive
  • Event t-shirt
  • Name badge
  • Breakfast and lunch each day of volunteering
  • Volunteer Recognition and Appreciation
Volunteer Positions

We have a variety of volunteer positions available;  there is something for everyone! To get more detailed information about each available task, contact our volunteer coordinator:

  • Safety  and Communications
  • Finish Line Clean Up Crew
  • Finish Line Cheerleading
  • Finish Line Decorations
  • UMPI Rest Stop
  • Course Rest Stops
  • Route Marshals / course staff at intersections
  • Registration
  • SAG Vehicle Drivers*

* All driving positions require a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record.

If interested in volunteering, please contact our volunteer coordinator Penny McHatten (pennymc46@myfairpoint.net).