The Color Run will return to Dubai Autodrome on 21st November this year. It is a five kilometre un-timed fun run in which thousands of participants (color runners) are doused from head to toe in different colours every kilometre.
Dubai Autodrome, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Rd - Dubai - United Arab Emirates, Dubai
21 November 2015, 07:15 AM
21 November 2015, 12:00 PM
The early bird tickets have been already sold out, and regular tickets are currently on sale. Run Pack can be purchased on the spot, an Adventure HQ stores in Times Square and JBR in Dubai, and Dalma Mall in Abu Dhabi.
The run would being at the Dubai Autodrome tracks at 7.15am. Participants can start in waves that have three to six minute interval between them. Colour throws would occur every 15 to 20 minutes. The 5k run is open to all kind of runners and more of a fun event, rather than actual race. It is untimed and is open to runners of age groups 1 to 100, with thousands of participants being doused in different colours at every kilometre mark.
The fun continues until the finish line with a gigantic 'Colour Festival' to creating lasting happiness and memories. The tickets are priced at Dh.160, inclusive of an awesome run pack.
There are only two rules - to wear white at the start line, and to finish covered in colour. The fun continues at the finish line with an unforgettable 'Finish Festival', which is a big party equipped with music, dancing, massive colour throws and glitter, bringing in vivid colour combinations. This is one of the best 5k party on the planet.
This year's colour run is likely to pep up and inspire more runners to stand out from the crowd, so that they continue to live their lives in a happy and healthy way. Some glamorous photo ops and new shine elements await the participants at the Finish Festival, and they also receive a limited edition Shine Tour Participant Kit, including a custom 2015 tee, tricolour headband and more.
No wonder then that the color run is considered the happiest 5K on the planet, a unique paint race, which celebrates happiness, healthiness, individuality and giving back to the community. While the color run event denotes fun and positive energy, the 5k focuses on promoting healthy living.
Also, in order to give back tot he community, Color Run will donate $1 of each entry to charity through JustGiving, the world's largest fundraising platform. Apart from this, participants can raise more money for charity, which is important for them personally. The 2001 launch has enabled more than 21mn people to raise more than $2bn towards charities across the world.