Is it mandatory for the company captain to be present on race day? Virgin Sport 20 January 2020 12:06 Follow It is not mandatory for Team Captains to run or be present during the race, unless they are participating in the race. Related articles How do team members register for a corporate team? Are there any discounts available? I can no longer attend; can my coworker take my place? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.