JSS Line Judges


A volunteer for the Junior Solar Sprints competition is chosen by the President of TransOptions and/or the Volunteer Coordinator based upon the volunteer’s willingness to support the event.

I. Volunteer responsibilities include:

  • Basic understanding of the event and day’s procedure
  • Ability to stand for 3-4 hours in the sun
  • Ability to talk to and help Middle School students attach or detach their vehicles from the racetrack
  • Ability to determine a “fair and clean” start at the beginning of the race
  • Ability to determine the order of cars finishing the race
  • Attend a short volunteer meeting the week prior to the event.

II. Timeline

  • There are 5 races in May. Judges can choose to volunteer 1 day or more days.
  • Rain dates may be used.
  • Judges must arrive by 8:00am and stay until the end of judging as deemed by the Volunteer Coordinator or Project Manager. Usually between 12:00 noon and 1:00pm.
  • Judges will be invited to TransOptions’ Recognition Breakfast in July.

III. Age

  • 18+ years old