Call for volunteers: Ortler Sky Trail

The event will take place in South Tyrol the 6th of July

On Saturday 6 July the first edition of the Ortler Sky Trails will be organized in Sulden-am-Ortler in Südirol. A trail running event with over 275 runners from 22 countries on tracks of 21, 45 and 72 km.

To man our refreshment posts, we are looking for enthusiast, sporty and social volunteers!


  • Set up all materials at the start of your shift;
  • Man a refreshment post during the event (different time schedules during the day are possible, for some you’ll have to sleep the night before in the mountain hut);
  • Be in contact with the Organization;
  • Answering questions of runners;
  • Informing runners about possible special situations on the track after passing your post;
  • Making pictures of the event and participants;
  • Clean up the refreshment post after closing time;
  • Bring your enthusiasm to the runners! Especially if you are in one of their last refreshment posts and runners will need your extra enthusiasm!

A preparatory meeting with all volunteers will be held on Friday 5 July in the evening (or you will be briefed right before the start of your shift).

What do you get:

  • Volunteering Fee of € 25;
  • Overnight Stay in Sulden (before or after the race, depending on your need/working times – you’ll have to bring your own mat/sleeping bag);
  • Meals during your working hours
  • An “Ortler Sky Trails” T-Shirt
  • A bottle of Ortler Beer
  • Making new friends with students around the world!
  • A unique opportunity to work on the first edition of a soon-to-be famous event!
  • Spending the day in a breath-taking environment

Interested? Contact volunteers [at] or apply at the web page