Race Information


Saturday, October 18, 2014


College of DuPage Football Stadium (corner of Park Boulevard and College Road) 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn, IL 60137


Noon to 6 p.m. - College of DuPage Food Truck Rally and Kid Zone are open

Noon to 3:30 p.m. - Packet pickup and day-of registration tables are open*

3:40 p.m. - Fan Favorite team competition (Winning team determined by official Clap-o-Meter results)

4 p.m. - 5K race

5 p.m. - 100-Yard Chaps Dash (on east side of track)

5:30 p.m. - iPad drawing and fastest team announced (Winners must be present)



See map.



5K participants received a long-sleeved technical shirt in a nylon drawstring backpack, including a $2 COD Food Truck Rally voucher.



The 2014 5K race utilized a Jaguar technology timing system, the most modern and accurate method available, featuring:

  • Start/Finish chip timing
  • Disposable bibs and chips
  • Immediate and real-time results posted on flat screen TVs and posted on the Internet at www.j3timing.com



CARA Certification

CARA CertifiedThis race has applied for and received the Chicago Area Runners Association designation as a CARA CERTIFIED RACE. This race has agreed to adhere to and uphold CARA's Best Practices Guidelines. These Guidelines embody the highest standards for quality, safety and comfort for participants in a road race.

Due to CARA's advocacy efforts, runners in the Chicagoland area enjoy some of the highest quality road races in the country. To view the Guidelines and to learn more about CARA, visit www.cararuns.org.

The Chicago Area Runners Association (CARA) is a non-profit organization devoted to expanding, motivating, supporting and celebrating the running community of Chicagoland. CARA connects runners to resources that enable them to run – farther, faster, better, for life. 


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.