Edinburgh RAG

For more information about Edinburgh RAG, get in touch with our team below!

Email: info@escaonline.org

Phone: 0131 650 9517

Address: 5/2 Bristo Square
                 Edinburgh

                 EH8 9AL

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Edinburgh RAG is a part of Edinburgh Students' Charities Appeal. Find out more here.

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Meadows Marathon

Committee Roles

About Meadows Marathon

Meadows Marathon is an annual student-led running event held on the Meadows in Edinburgh to raise money for local, national and international charities. The event is organised by Edinburgh RAG, an initiative of Edinburgh Students’ Charities Appeal (ESCA), and has raised over £200,000 for charity since its inception in 2007. It now incorporates 5K, 10K, Half Marathon, Full Marathon and Relay into a packed day of running each March. You can find out more about Meadows Marathon here.

Application Notes

We are looking for an enthusiastic and competent committee to lead the 2021 event. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone looking to develop skills and gain experience working on a large-scale event. While each role has different responsibilities, all members of the committee are expected to work collaboratively to contribute to the general planning of the event. A weekly meeting time will be agreed (from Sept onwards) but further subcommittee and external meetings will be conducted further to this. The committee will be supported by a staff member who will attend all regular meetings.

COORDINATOR

The Coordinator holds overall responsibility for the event and oversees the organisation of all aspects

VICE COORDINATORS

These roles are to ensure that all jobs are being done on time, to ensure effective organisation and preparation.

Sponsorship Officer

The Sponsorship Officer is responsible for all sponsorship of the event.

Below are the roles available for our 2020/21 Meadows Marathon committee.

Click 'More Info' under each role to apply and to discover more about what each one involves and the skills we would love to see!

HEALTH & SAFETY OFFICER

Responsible for sourcing Security, First Aid and Traffic

Management as well as any documents and anything on the day regarding health and safety.

LOGISTICS OFFICER

Sourcing quotes, costs, procurement, leasing with local residents and business and assisting team members.

MARKETING OFFICER

Handling all of Meadows Marathon's social media, replying to messages, organising promotions and handling press releases.

REGISTRATION OFFICER

Responsible for the set up and maintenance of the registration platform and on the day participants.

VOLUNTEERS OFFICER

Recruit, train and manage all volunteers required for Meadows Marathon.

SUPPORT OFFICER

Organises the Meadows Spring Clean. Offers support to other roles.

Select 'More Info' on a role to apply.