As a volunteer you will receive the following:
Hours Required / Explanation
To qualify for the round of golf, volunteers must complete a minimum of three assigned shifts. The shifts will be recorded by your chairmen or hole captain so please check in with before each of your shifts.
CME Group Tour championship Committee Descriptions
The following are brief descriptions of the volunteer committees available for the 2013 CME Group Titleholders. Specific openings are not guaranteed, but the tournament will make every effort to accommodate your preferences. Please take a moment to review the following requirements before making your final committee selection.
Admissions/Will Call: Responsible for staffing the ticket booth and assisting security to ensure that all spectators have the proper tickets for entry; Will-Call volunteers are responsible for staffing a location for ticket buyers to pick up previously purchased tickets.
Carts/Shuttles: Manage the Cart Area and control the charging, distribution, and collection of carts to authorized personnel. Assist with transporting professionals and volunteers throughout the course.
Driving Range: Assist in providing and maintaining a suitable driving range for all contestants. Specific duties include maintaining supplies such as range balls, beverages and player identification signs. Committee is by invitation only
Leaderboards/Scoreboards: Assist with the manual update of; the Leaderboard near the 18th green and six Status Boards located around the course.
Scoring: Responsible for obtaining scores from the walking scorers via the radio and entering them into the computers for the leader board. Substantial golf knowledge is necessary.
Marshals: Marshals ensure fair play among all participants as well as safety for spectators, and are stationed at locations throughout the course. Focus is on the tees, landing areas, greens and spectator crosswalks.
Media Center: Assist with general operations of the Media Center and promotion of the Tournament.
Merchandise: Cashiers, cashier assistants, greeters and assistance with stocking and replenishment in the LPGA Merchandise tent.
P.A.S.E. (Player And Spectator Experience): Assist with the trafficking and flow of spectators and players throughout the course. Help enhance the overall experience of both players and spectators.
Pro-Am: Each group of amateurs in the pro-am will be provided with two (2) carts. Pro-Am volunteers are needed as cart drivers for both carts in each group to encourage amateurs to walk their round with the professional.
Hospitality: Responsible for ensuring that all patrons have proper credentials to enter the hospitality suite area, and assist with locations of specific suites.
Standard Bearers: Responsible for carrying a standard (with the names and scores for each professional) on the course for an entire round. Physically demanding; volunteers must be able to walk 18 holes of golf & carry a standard for entire round. Basic golf knowledge is required.
Supply Distribution: Replenish water, ice, printed material and other product on course.
Tournament Office: Responsible for managing the Tournament phone line and various Office Administrative tasks.
On-Site Transportation: Responsible for transporting volunteers to various shuttle points throughout the course.
Off-Site Transportation: Responsible for transporting players, staff and VIPs to various locations (including hotel and airport transfers) in courtesy vehicles provided by the Tournament. **Committee works before & after Tournament.
Volunteer Services: Responsible for staffing the volunteer headquarters, handling uniform distribution and maintaining a comfortable working environment for the volunteers.
Walking Scorers: Each scorer follows a particular group, marking each stroke and specific statistics. At the end of each hole, these volunteers are responsible for communicating scores to the greens reporters. Substantial golf knowledge is necessary. Must be able to walk 18 holes.