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Grand Prix of Portland Volunteers

Grand Prix of Portland Volunteers

Friends of PIR

Friday, Aug 31 — Sunday, Sep 2, 2018
Portland Int'l Raceway, Portland, OR

Registration closed August 25, 2018 11:59 PM on August 25, 2018 11:59 PM PDT Registration ends August 25, 2018 11:59 PM on August 25, 2018 11:59 PM PDT Registration opens June 16, 2018 12:00 PM on June 16, 2018 12:00 PM PDT Registration runs from June 16, 2018 12:00 PM to August 25, 2018 11:59 PM



Join Green Savoree Racing Promotions & Friends of PIR for the Grand Prix of Portland event, August 30-31 - September 1-2, 2018 at Portland International Raceway.


Professional open wheel racing is making a comeback with the IndyCar Series racing back to Portland!


The event will serve as round 16 of 17 on the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series schedule. This will be the first professional open-wheel event at Portland International Raceway since the former Champ Car World Series raced on the 1.967-mile, 12-turn permanent road course in 2007.


We will be utilizing for registration purposes, and all volunteers are required to register in advance online. There will be no on-site registration at Portland International Raceway. All credentials will be approved in advance.


Please note that additional information, including finalized schedule details, will be updated as released. Volunteers will be emailed through for all communications, so please be sure to use a working email that you can check on a regular basis. Your confirmation email from your specialty chief will be among those emails.



  • Flagging & Communications: operate yellow flag, blue flag, and radio communications
  • Safety Team: assist with on-track incidents and manual labor operations, must be able to carry a 20 lb. fire bottle, run long distances, and feel comfortable on a hot track


Questions on the event? Check out the Race Volunteers FAQs.


For those based in the Pacific Northwest, and call Portland International Raceway their home track and work in hot areas, there will be qualifications to meet in order to participate in the IndyCar Races. Please see the Committee Chief of your specialty for more information.


Registration will open on Saturday, June 16, 2018 at 12:00 p.m. (Pacific) at

Registration will close on Saturday, August 25, 2018 at midnight (23:59 p.m. Pacific).


Should you have any additional questions, please don't hesitate to contact us.


Thanks, and we look forward to seeing you in August!


The Race Admin Team
Gary Bockman, E.C. Mueller, Todd Harris, Darrell LeBlanc

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