RACE AMBASSADOR

 

RACE AMBASSADOR - SPECIAL INTEREST ENTRY

Become an Ultra-Trail Australia ambassador
Ultra-Trail Australia is looking for runners with a story to tell!
Do you have a point of difference, an interesting story or a truly unique reason for taking on UTA? This ambassador support application is for you. Perhaps you have come back from significant illness, injury or personal hardship, you are a previous champion in another sport or you are well known in another industry.

AMBASSADOR BENEFITS

  • Listing on the UTA website
  • Profile in a UTA newsletter
  • Free entry to any specified UTA event
  • Event t-shirt
  • Guaranteed race entry
  • Accommodation and other support - eg coaching assistance (at discretion of UTA)

SELECTION CRITERIA

Ambassadors will be selected according to:
  • Ability to enhance the media reach of the event via engaging stories and/or activations
  • Social media following and use of social media
  • Connections to brands and/or businesses that will serve to enhance the development of the event (potential sponsors, large groups etc…)
  • Being approachable and available during event lead-up and the event week
  • Willingness to participate in pre and post event media (interviews, photo shoots etc…)
  • Uniqueness of your story and experiences
  • Relationships with existing national and international media

AMBASSADOR OBLIGATIONS

Ambassadors will be expected to:
  • Provide true and full disclosure of relevant story or experience relating to this application
  • Be available for all race media (pre, post and event week) including social media, TV, Radio, print media – i.e. photos and interviews
  • Take part in the race week activities upon request
  • Write a race report for use by Ultra-Trail Australia. This will be published on the UTA website
  • Engage with race staff and fellow participants in a friendly and respectful manner and demonstrate good sportsmanship throughout the event
  • Tag Ultra-Trail Australia in all race related social media posts

APPLICATION PROCESS

Please apply online HERE