SUPPORT CREW

Join our Support Crew!

Be an integral part of Life Ride

Our valuable Support Crew provides much-needed assistance to our riders. Support Crew members take in the gorgeous Margaret River sights en route and pay a reduced entry fee.

We're looking for a range of skill sets, from navigation, to event management, photography, medical support, and more!

The following support crew roles and responsibilities are currently available:

1. Lead Car Drivers

  • Guide the cyclists along the designated route of the tour
  • Manage the peloton's impact on the road to achieve a safe ride for the peloton, and to allow a safe and efficient flow of traffic
  • Work closely with the Peloton Captain

2. Lead Car Navigators

  • Navigator in lead car for the peloton
  • Responsible for entering each day's stage mapping into tablet navigation system
  • Assist Lead Car Driver in all duties, except for radio (includes answering phone calls)
  • Work together with rear car navigator to keep peloton together

3. Rear Car Drivers

  • Assist with protection of the rear of the peloton
  • Provide hydration and nutrition for riders at designated stops
  • Assist medical person where needed

4. Rear Car Navigators

  • Provide hydration and nutrition for riders at designated stops
  • Assist medical personnel where needed
  • Photography of peloton activities on the road, schools and corporate visits

5. Logistics Support

  • Helping with logistics and driving trucks where needed
  • Assisting with dinner set up
  • Luggage assistance

6. Logistics & Radios Support

  • Helping with logistics and driving trucks where needed
  • Assisting with dinner set up
  • Assisting with radio charging
  • Luggage assistance

7. Medical Team

  • To be determined by Tour de Cure Medical Director

8. Dinners Contact

  • Brief nightly host with updated/completed host agenda prior to riding out for stage that day
  • Management of the run sheet each night
  • Responsible for the setup of dinners as required including room dressing, testing of AV equipment on site, ensuring category jerseys are on site for jersey presentation

9. Schools Support

  • Assist with school presentation set up

10. Hydration/Snacks & Catering Support

  • Hydration vehicle navigator - ensuring it gets to all catering stops
  • Ensures sufficient hydration and snacks are available when needed
  • Ensure hydration and snacks are restocked at the end of each day

Support Crew members pay a discounted registration fee - $250 - which covers all meals, accommodation and transfers to and from Perth. You'll also have a Support Crew fundraising goal of $750.

To register for one of the above roles or for more information please get in touch today.