Do you want to be a part of the 8th World Dwarf Games as a volunteer and help create an amazing event for all participants? Then you’ve come to the right place! Check this space if you want to be one of the first to know when the official application forms open, and also keep regularly informed with updates. 

Be A Part Of The Games – Volunteers Wanted!


Be part of the WDG2023 and…

Who Can Volunteer?

It doesn’t matter whether or not you already have experience or are volunteering for the first time, we are looking forward to making the World Dwarf Games happen with you #togetherateyelevel.

Be Part of The Games

Volunteers Wanted!

Requirements At A Glance:

Organising Volunteer:

Sports Volunteer:

You missed the application deadline, but your are still keen to help? Get in touch and write us an email to volunteer@wdg2023.com

Areas & Roles


Support the organisation of any catering outside of the provided lunch meals, for all athletes and attendees e.g. optional dinners 


The WDG2023 drivers operate our shuttle service for any athletes between the campus and the “RheinEnergieStadion” bus stop during peak hours.  

Info & Welcome Point

Be the first point of contact where athletes and attendees from all over the world are welcomed, making sure their experience at the Games is smooth and unforgettable.

Athlete Classification 

To participate in the WDG, all athletes must be classified before and during the Games. Athlete’s measurements are taken here, so we, therefore, prefer people of average height for this job.  

Marketing & Communication 

Help create content for our social media channels, our website and other platforms in both German and English. 

Medals Team 

The medallion realm is yours! Organise all the official medal ceremonies onsite at each respective sports venue. 

Media & Press Team 

Ensure the smooth running of the media point. Help produce content, as well as organising photo, interview and press meetings.  


Be a part of the sports competitions, ensuring the perfect conditions are met for all athletes. Volunteer as a referee, judge or a sideline assistant.  


Ensure the smooth operation of the sport facilities. Your role is to support the venue manager in preparing the perfect sporting conditions for the athletes, both indoors and outdoors.   


Be a part of IT support in the Tech Team. This includes audio-visual support for the O/C Ceremonies and the various live streams.  

Volunteer Management 

Support the briefing, overseeing and general wellbeing of all volunteers throughout the week at the volunteer centres, including the snack supply.  

Non-Athlete Provision 

Organise and supervise a “non-athlete” provision zone/system for any accompanying children and minors staying on campus as part of the WDG.

O/C Ceremony Team 

Support the execution of the Opening and Closing Ceremonies, including athlete/country organisation, and any supporting acts.