Skip to content
Countdown to race day

Volunteer information

Aid Station Volunteers

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle! Volunteers serve in many ways both on race day and in the days leading up to the event. Be a part of Chicago’s annual kick-off for the local running season and support thousands of runners by volunteering at the Shamrock Shuffle!

All volunteers must register online individually by Sunday, March 15, 2020, at 11:59 p.m. Central Time.

Individual volunteers

We depend on each volunteer to provide the best possible experience for race participants. The following roles are open to individual volunteers. Click on an event to learn more and to register!

Packet preparation
Friday, March 13 and Saturday, March 14

Packet Pick-up
Friday, March 20 and Saturday, March 21

Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Run and 2 Mile Walk
Sunday, March 22
Start corrals, information team and course marshal opportunities are open to individuals on race day.

Volunteer groups

Over 50 volunteer groups support areas such as t-shirt distribution, gear check, aid stations and finish line, among many other vital roles! Group leaders are responsible for recruiting volunteers, sharing assignment information, relaying registration instructions and keeping their group on task and organized on the day of the event.

Group leader application

Key volunteers

Key volunteers help fulfill critical leadership and management roles on race weekend. Becoming a key volunteer is a great opportunity for people looking to translate their experience, enthusiasm and passion into a high-level commitment to the event!

Key volunteer application


Bank of America

Search Panel

Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle
Beginning of dialog message

You are now leaving the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle website

By clicking Continue, you will be taken to a third party website. Bank of America’s privacy policy and level of security do not apply to their site as they may have their own privacy policy and security practices. You can click the Cancel button to return to the previous page, or you can use the back button on your browser after you leave.

Continue End of dialog message