We're looking for some friendly faces to help out at this years festival.


Online registration is now open.

If you'd like to register your interest, please fill in our online registration form here :


Each marshal will receive a snack and drink, plus a voucher for a free hot drink and 30% off other purchases at Starbucks Aberystwyth.

Important Volunteer Information

A Marshal’s Role - to keep riders, pedestrians and motorists safe throughout the duration of the event.

Always remember to report back to the HQ at the end of your shift

Important Information

  • You are the “eyes and ears” for the race organisers - be vigilant
  • 2 marshals at either side of crossing points at all times
  • Always wear your high vis jacket
  • Use your whistle to inform spectators of bikes approaching
  • Be aware of your nearest first aid point
  • Never leave your post until instructed to do so, handover between shifts will be done on-course
  • Prevent children from climbing on the barriers
  • Cooperate with the emergency services as necessary
  • Comply promptly with any instruction given in an emergency by a member of the Aber Cycle Fest staff
  • Report anything dangerous or suspicious to the nearest Aber Cycle Fest staff
  • Take any lost property to the race HQ at the end of your shift
  • Signal approaching riders to slow down if there is an incident/obstruction on the course
  • Remove any rubbish from the course, when safe to do so

And remember, keep smiling :)

  • Be polite, courteous and helpful to all members of the public
  • Keep hydrated and fed, and be careful of the heat if it’s a sunny day
working in partnership with:
Ceredigion County Council Discover Ceredigion Cambrian Tyres Ystwyth Cycling Club Aberystwyth University
kindly supported by:
Aberystwyth Town Council Welsh Government Ceredigion_Actif 5x60 Starbucks
Llanllyr Abba Loos Huw Fairclough Secret Training