Team Captains

A Team Captain is assigned per team* prior to leaving for Tour, to help guide, motivate and support team members both before and on Tour.


What are the responsibilities of the Team Captain?

Prior to Tour they will support the Team and Fundraising Coach, sharing knowledge and advice, and maintain contact with their team before tour to ensure they are fully prepared in every way.

On Tour, they are responsible for ensuring their team is kept updated on a daily basis on key information relevant to each day of the tour, and lead their team in team-based activities / chores.


What criteria do I need to meet to be a Team Captain?

The Captains are selected through management's thorough review of applicants based on their capacity to motivate and lead their teams, usually having had prior experience on a Tour.


Service roles

Team members selected for service roles are sought out to perform specialised duties on tour such as: 

    • E.R Doctors
    • Paramedics
    • Bike Mechanics
    • Specialised media teams
    • Other essential event personnel

How are the Service team selected?

The service team are selected through a thorough review of skills and experience in the applications. Some service team are sought out by Tour de Cure management to get involved with the cause. 


What are the fundraising expectations of a Service team member?

Signature Tour

    • No personal donation
    • $2,500 minimum fundraise

Country Tour

    • No personal donation
    • $1000 minimum fundraise

FAQs by Role


For more Tour facts download the Signature Tour Survival Guide – written by experienced Tour de Cure veterans about life on Tour.

The Signature Tour Survival Guide


How do I find out more about my Tour?

Detailed emails are sent out from the Fundraising and Team Coach fortnightly with information specific to your Tour including packing lists, locations, fundraising tips, detailed route maps and accommodation information. 

Special deals from our partners are also on offer in these emails that can not be beaten elsewhere. Make sure to regularly check your emails and the spam filter to ensure you do not miss out on any important information. 

If you believe you are not receiving these emails please get in touch by phone on 02 8073 4000.