Saturday, September 26, 2015

Volunteers are crucial to the success of this special event and we couldn't do it without you!

How to Volunteer

Online signup will be available soon!  If you are interested in volunteering, please email COD5K@cod.edu to be notified when it is available.

Available Shifts, Possible Responsibilities and PERKS!

  • Noon to 5 p.m. (five hours)
      • Setup, greeting, or assisting in the Kid Zone
      • 3- $1 Food Truck Rally vouchers, and a short-sleeved t-shirt
      • Best option if you plan to run or walk the race!  Work from noon to 4 p.m., then participate in the 5K. 
  • 3 to 8 p.m. (five hours)
      • Course marshal, Food Truck Rally support, or cleanup crew
      • 3- $1 Food Truck Rally vouchers, and a short-sleeved t-shirt
  • 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (full day)
      • Registration, youth dash, or water station
      • VIP parking in College Rd. lot 1, 8- $1 Food Truck Rally vouchers, and a short-sleeved t-shirt

Should your schedule change, please call Ami Chambers as soon as possible at (630) 942-3823.

Race Crew T-shirts

Options for t-shirt pickup:

  • During Race Packet Distribution on Thursday, September 24 between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. in the SRC cafeteria lobby; or
  • In the Community Relations office (BIC 1645) during business hours through Friday, September 25; or
  • At the volunteer table during the Laps with the Chaps event on Saturday, September 26.



Actual assignments will be given out when you check in at the event.  If your assignment is designated ahead of time, you will be notified during the volunteer orientation session that you chose through online volunteer registration.

Checking in on Race Day

Please check in at the Volunteer table in the registration area 10 minutes prior to the beginning of your shift.  You will receive your COD Food Truck Rally vouchers at that time ($8 for full-day volunteers; $3 for all other shifts).


Contact Information

CARA CertifiedFor More Information:
Ami Chambers
Race Co-Director
(630) 942-3823

2014 sponsors

Patriot Pavement Maintenance

Naperville Running Co.

Advantage Wellness Clinic

Christopher B. Burke Engineering, Ltd.

Mortenson Construction

Tandus Flooring

US Bank

Vortex Commercial Flooring

Laps With the Chaps 2014


Annual Laps with the Chaps 5K Run/Walk

College of DuPage hosted its annual Laps With the Chaps 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, October 18, 2014.