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John Deere Classic

July 7-13, 2014

VOLUNTEERS
Hole 17 at TPC Deere Run

Marshals Committee Info



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Marshals General Information


Why we volunteer

Welcome to the John Deere Classic and thank you for your interest in serving as a JDC volunteer. Since the tournament was founded in the Quad Cities in 1971, the purpose has been to provide the area with a major league sporting event that helps raise money for charity.

The JDC continues to be the leading charity fundraiser per capita on the PGA TOUR. This is possible only because of volunteers like you. Thank you for your hard work in the past; we are looking forward to working with you this year.

How do I register

Please do one of the following:
  • Online Registration - go to www.jdclassic.org/volunteers and register online. This saves both you and the tournament time and money.

  • If you received a letter and registration cards in the mail, complete one of the enclosed registration cards and drop it in the mail today. Photocopy extra letters and cards to give to friends and invite them to come and work with you. Note: To save postage we generally send one registration letter per address.

If you are a member of a service organization, please ask if the club members would consider making marshaling a club project and work as a team.

Registration instructions

To be fair to everyone, we ask you to volunteer for at least 4 shifts, Wednesday through Sunday. Complete all information on the enclosed registration card:
  • include any physical limitations, hole preferences or friends you want to partner with as volunteers

  • mail to Judy Hendren 105 Brayden Lane, Waterloo, Iowa 50701 today.

Important: Mail in registration deadline is June 1st, 2014

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS OPEN!

Once your card is received you are registered as a marshal for the days you requested. There will be no further mailings. You will be able to check you hole assignment online by tournament week.

Parking

For 2014 – All volunteer parking will be at the River Bend Industrial Center (the old John Deere Foundry) at 1300 19th Street East Moline. There will be signs posted for your benefit on nearby streets. Please park in the designated Volunteer Parking as this is the only FREE parking for volunteers. Shuttle busses will take you directly to the TPC Club House and pick you up there to return you to the River Bend Industrial Center. Golf carts will be available to shuttle you from the clubhouse to your work location. (Marshals with mobility limitations may request assignments near the clubhouse, i.e., 6, 9, 10, 15, or 17.) If you park anywhere else you will be responsible for any parking fees and you will be dropped off at the main gate.

Uniform information

  • Only apparel with the new tournament logo may be worn.
    No other colors or logos are acceptable tournament apparel!

  • Please wear khaki or stone slacks or walking shorts.

  • Please see the Uniform Distribution page for pricing

  • CHECK OR CREDIT CARD ONLY PLEASE!
Uniform sales will take place at the Deere & Company Administration Center, John Deere Rd., (just off Rt. 5) Moline; watch for directional signs. Stop at the marshal table to pick up your work schedule and assignments.

Uniform Store hours:

  • Monday, June 23 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.     Marshal Training at 5pm & 6pm

  • Tuesday, June 24 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.     Marshal Training at 5pm & 6pm

  • Wednesday, June 25 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
THESE ARE THE ONLY DATES FOR UNIFORM PICKUP. THERE WILL BE NO ALTERNATE DATES!

Note:  It is extremely important that you pick up your uniform at this time. If the store dates are not convenient, consider having a friend pick up your uniform. New volunteers must fill out a volunteer information form.   Note: You or your friend must supply your Doctor's name and phone number.

Web Page

The volunteers website is www.jdclassic.org/volunteers.  We will have your hole assignments listed for the days you signed up to volunteer. You may register online, but you still must come to the Uniform Store to pick up your shirt, hat, assignments and badge.

Important Dates and Times

Date

Event

Monday, June 23 Uniform Store open from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Deere & Company
Tuesday, June 24 Uniform Store open from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Deere & Company
Wednesday, June 25 Uniform Store open from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Deere & Company
Monday, June 30 Volunteer Party & Recognition Night (6pm - 10pm)
Wednesday, July 9 John Deere Classic Pro-Am 6:45 a.m. at Deere Run
July 10 – 13 John Deere Classic Tournament at Deere Run

Volunteer Appreciation

All volunteers will be able to relax in a hospitality tent overlooking the 18th Tee near the Marshals Tent. Food and refreshments will be provided free on the days you work. Watch for more details on the website and at the Uniform Store.

New Marshal Training

New Marshals are asked to attend a training session at 5pm & 6 PM on either Monday, June 23 or Tuesday, June 24 at the uniform pick-up. Please meet at the Marshals table and we will direct you. Seasoned veterans are welcome for a refresher if needed.

Marshal Committee

Bill Anderson
Judy Hendren
Harvey Green
Rick Lawson
Ken Stotmeister
Marty Strickler
Roger Wallace
(309)788-1173
(319)230-7966
(309)944-3675
(309)799-8891
(563)349-9160
(563)343-9438
(563)441-9903
fander52@aol.com
judy154131@aol.com
hnegreen@geneseo.net
ricklawson@actiitransportation.com
kenshome16@gmail.com
marty@jccross.com
rogerw@bettendorffinancial.com