A couple of weeks ago we had the incredible Northern Finals! It was a super fun, exciting and hot week in Grimsby Auditorium with two J Rock™ finals, as well as our Northern Open and Premier finals! Ambassadors Will and Katie tell you what it was like... We kicked off the week with our first … Continue reading The Volunteer Diaries: Northern Finals 2019!
Last week saw the tour setting up in Dundee's Caird Hall for the Scottish Finals! It was a brilliant couple of days and featured the first EVER J Rock™ Scottish Final! The standard across both days was incredible and as always the Scots brought loads of energy and noise! Ambassadors and Volunteers Katy, Chelsea and … Continue reading The Volunteer Diaries: Scottish Finals 2019!
So last week we had the amazing Southern Finals in Portsmouth which were all absolutely amazing! Volunteers and Ambassadors Chris and Chloe give us the inside scoop... To kick start the week we had the Junior JRock™ Finals taking place on the Tuesday & Wednesday. Throughout both days the atmosphere was incredible and every child had … Continue reading The Volunteer Diaries: Southern Finals 2019!
Rock Challenge® events just aren't possible without the help of the Rock Challenge® volunteers! These are individuals who give up their time to come along on event days and support the crew and the schools to ensure that the day runs smoothly and that everyone is happy! Don't get me wrong, we also have a … Continue reading Volunteer Accreditation!
Hey guys! Hope you all had an amazing Christmas and New Year with lots of celebration, family, food and fun! Can't believe it's 2019 already but it's time to get back to school and that means back to Rock Challenge®! We're only three weeks away from our first heats in High Wycombe & Guildford. The … Continue reading Happy New Year – let’s volunteer!
The 2018 tour came to its pinnacle last weekend at the Magna Centre, as 9 teams from across the country made their way to Rotherham from the very bottom of England right up to the North East of Scotland! The National Final was on such a huge scale that it required a gigantic team of … Continue reading The Volunteer Diaries: National Final 2018!
Last weekend the Northern Finals absolutely blew the roof off Grimsby Auditorium, here's three of our Ambassadors, Ben, Chris and Beth to tell you more about what they got up to! Rock Challenge® Ambassador Ben Pallister on the Northern J Rock™ Final: Thursday July 28th and my first ever Grimsby J Rock™ event. I'd previously helped at … Continue reading The Volunteer Diaries: Northern Finals 2018!
Rock Challenge® Ambassador Ethan tells us about his experience at the Scottish Final this year and what a day in the life of a volunteer is like! I travelled with a group of friends from Peterhead in the northeast of Scotland to Dundee’s Caird Hall for this year's Scottish Final. I had volunteered at nearly … Continue reading The Volunteer Diaries: Scottish Final 2018!
Some of our volunteers and Ambassadors are recording their experiences from this year's finals to give you an insight into the event days and what it's like to volunteer for Rock Challenge®. Here's what Ambassadors Katy and Chelsea, who travelled all the way down to Portsmouth from Cumbria, have to say about this years Southern … Continue reading The Volunteer Diaries: Southern Finals 2018!
In 2013, aged 14, I started volunteering for the UK Rock Challenge®. I decided to start volunteering because I loved coming to the event days with my school and I wanted to get more. Volunteering is such a fun thing to do for various reasons. Initially, it feels kind of weird because you can go … Continue reading Volunteering with Rock Challenge® helped me choose my career path…