AUTUMN 2020 UPDATES AND VOLUNTEER SEARCH
Men’s World Floorball Championships have been postponed from 2020 to the year of 2021.
The new date for the Autumn volunteer kick off is the 7th of October and the kick off will be held as a remote meeting. There will be few different time slots available and you can register for the most suitable slot. All the volunteers already chosen will get a separate info message including a registration link before the kick off.
Please note that we can’t offer accommodation or compensate travel costs related to the WFC 2020. Aall the volunteers already chosen are warmly welcome to join the team also 2021! Please let your floorball friends and family know, that the volunteer search will be opened again before the tournament, but the exact time will be informed later.
JOIN THE VOLUNTEER TEAM!
Essential part of the World Floorball Championships 2020 are the amazing volunteers. Now you have a great opportunity to join the Volunteer Team and be part of the biggest sporting event in Finland in 2020. As a volunteer, you are a crucial part of making the championship event successful and at the same time you can learn and improve your skills in many areas in an international atmosphere.
The most important thing when being a volunteer is the right mind-set and attitude, so you can apply even though you don’t have previous volunteer experience. However, please let us know if you have been part of floorball tournaments or other events before. Positive and devoted approach and the ability to function effectively as part of a team are important qualities for every volunteer.
GOOD TO KNOW
The World Floorball Championships are played 4.-12.12.2020 in Helsinki, Finland. The preliminary round and quarter finals will be played at the Helsinki Ice Hall and the semi-finals, bronze medal game and the final game at Hartwall Arena. The volunteer tasks mainly are placed for tournament dates but also few days before the event start. Promotional events may be arranged already in Autumn 2020.
Please read the descriptions carefully and take a close look at for example the language and other requirements needed. We hope that all applicants are committed to the process from the start, but of course unexpected obstacles may always occur.
The volunteer application form is open from the April 14th until the 31st of May. If you have previous volunteering experience in a floorball tournament or in other sporting events, please write it down to the application. Please fill in the application even though you would have contacted us before.
We will inform all the applicants about the decisions during June. The volunteers chosen will be divided into smaller teams that are led by team leaders. You can tell us in your application, if you would like to be a team leader. We will arrange few volunteer meetings during Autumn 2020 and all the volunteers chosen should attend the meetings. The first meeting for team leaders will be in August and the official kick off for all the volunteer will take place in September week 38 (likely on the 16th of Sept). NB! The new date for the kick off is the 7th of
October and will be held as a remote meeting).The second meeting will be arranged closer to the event in November.
. However, please note that the schedule will be finalized during summer. Please contact us at email@example.com, if you have any questions regarding the volunteering!