Thank you in advance for your interest in supporting the Stifel Birds of Prey as an event volunteer! Volunteer registration for the 2023 event was exceptional! Thank you for all your support.

Registration for the 2024 Men’s and Women’s Stifel Birds of Prey Audi FIS World Cup races will open in September 2024. If you are interested in participating, please fill out the volunteer interest form using the link below.

By volunteering for the Stifel Birds of Prey, you are volunteering for the Vail Valley Foundation (VVF). The VVF is a nonprofit organization with a mission to provide leadership in arts, athletics and education, and address community needs to enhance our valley as a place to live, work and visit. Our volunteers play a critical role in our ability to achieve our mission. To date, we have over 1,400 active volunteers and each year, as we continue to grow and expand, so does our need for additional support.

Volunteer opportunities for our “Raptor Crew” event volunteer group include supporting the following departments: Awards, Food & Beverage, Product, Registration, Race Venue, Spectator Services, Sustainability, Transportation, Venue Security, VIP Hospitality and VIP Security. You can learn more and be a part of a future event by completing the volunteer application using the link below.

Thank you and we hope to see you at the next Stifel Birds of Prey.


When you register online using the Volunteer Portal, we will use that email address to send you confirmations, schedules, and newsletter updates. We will use your cell phone number if we need to reach you by phone. We also have a good text messaging system and we strongly encourage you to opt-in for this service. As weather and course conditions can often dictate schedule changes, we will first use text messaging to communicate this. We also use text messaging to send you a reminder the day before your are scheduled for a shift. You can also always login to your Volunteer Profile to view your schedule and additional volunteer information.

Email is our primary form of communicating to you with confirmations and newsletters. You need to have a valid email address in order to participate in Event Volunteering. We also send daily schedule reminders via email, the day before your next scheduled shift.

During registration, please opt in to receive text messages. You may also opt in through your Volunteer profile.


Like Birds of Prey World Cup on Facebook to share photos, keep up to date with the social schedule and stay in touch with your fellow crew members.


Follow Birds of Prey World Cup on Instagram to see photo highlights from the event


We will have Official Event Photographers to capture shots of you, our hard working volunteers, in action. Our goal is to have high quality photos available to you so that you can easily access and share them on your social media. You can check out the event photographs at Flickr


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The nonprofit Vail Valley Foundation, Local Organizing Committee for the Xfinity Birds of Prey Audi FIS Ski World Cup, would like to sincerely thank all of its volunteers especially the Talon Crew for their countless hours of service to help make this event a success. We could not do this without YOU.