how to become a volunteer for the olympic games?
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500 days before the Paris 2024 Olympics, the Olympic Committee will launch its major bid campaign to become a volunteer. Journalist Catherine Rougerie, present on the set of 212/13, explains the process.
The Olympic Games will mobilize the public. One and a half million additional tickets will go on sale from Wednesday 15 March. We will also need people on the organizational side. That’s why Paris 2024 is looking for weapons. Journalist Catherine Rougerie takes stock of the set of 12/13 to explain to those who wish, how to participate. “First as a volunteer. 45,000 will be mobilized in nearly 40 sites in Ile-de-France, Bordeaux, Châteauroux, Lyon, Marseille, Saint-Etienne and even Tahiti. To volunteer, you just need to be at least 18 years old as of January 1, 2024, speak French or English and be available for at least 10 days during the Olympics period.“, explains the journalist.
The missions of the volunteers will be very varied:Greet and escort spectators and interested parties to competition venues, athletes village, media center, assist medical staff for volunteers with medical degrees and other competition-related activities such as setting up the starting blocks on the athletics track“, Catherine Rougerie list. To apply, you must go to the platform https://www.paris2024.org/fr/volontaires/ next Wednesday.