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Laser Run World Championships Volunteer

Pentathlon Ireland

About Pentathlon Ireland

To develop the sport of modern pentathlon and laser run in Ireland. To increase the number of people involved in these sports in Ireland and increase the opportunity for anyone interested to get involved.

What's Involved

The Laser Run World Championships will be held in Trinity College Dublin in September 28th-30th, 2018 and will see over 450 competitors, from over 20 countries, compete in this exciting event.

Participants will start with a short sprint to the shooting range. From there, using a laser pistol, they shoot their designated target until they register 5 successful hits, or for 50 seconds, whichever comes first. They will then leave the range and run a circuit, returning to the shooting range for round two of the shoot. They complete this circuit four times alternating between running and shooting.

Pentathlon Ireland needs the help of volunteers to ensure the smooth running of this International event. It is a great opportunity for anyone interested in sports management, event management or just something different from the norm! ,br> Volunteers will be assigned roles for:
- stewarding,
- information points,
- time keeping,
- athlete support
- many more!

What's required for this position

Friendly and reliable

  • Event management/ Fundraising
  • Multi-lingual/ Multi-culturalism
  • Personable Skills
  • Youth/ Childcare

Level of English required for this role:
Basic English

Times and commitment required for this role


Minimum time commitment: 1 week

Other Details

Location of volunteering opportunity:
Pentathlon Ireland,
National Sports Campus

Other location details:
Trinity College, Dublin

Screening details for this role:

  • Application Form
  • Identification Check (photo ID etc…)

Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:

  • Support/ advice/ recognition
  • Supervision
  • Ongoing training opportunities

Age restrictions:
Over 16

Is this opportunity suitable for groups/teams of volunteers?

Benefits you will receive as a volunteer

Volunteering for the Laser Run World Championships is a great opportunity to gain experience in an international sporting event and meet people from all over the world.

  • This opportunity is posted by:
  • Contact person: Sheena Carroll
  • Organisation: Pentathlon Ireland
  • Email:
  • Phone:
Volunteer Ireland is delighted to acknowledge the support of:
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