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'Happiest 5k on the planet’ returns to Port Elizabeth

May 17, 2016
'Happiest 5k on the planet’ returns to Port Elizabeth

Celebrate healthiness and happiness to beat the winter chills at the The Color Run, which comes back to the friendly city on 12 June 2016 at 10am.  Bring friends and family along to share in an explosion of colour, community and music.

Mark your diaries:

When: 12 June 2016
Where: The Boardwalk Festival Lawns, Beach Road.
Time: 10am

With headline sponsor Capitec Bank on board once again, the run is guaranteed to be amazing. Add your name to over four million others who have participated in the “Happiest 5k on the Planet” worldwide, and join thousands of runners in your hometown. With an estimated 5 000 plus participants expected, don’t miss out on this opportunity to also raise money for your favourite charity.

Pick a charity, get a “Fun Raiser” code, and get all your friends to buy tickets under your code. Uplift the community while you uplift your spirits at no extra cost.

Runners can expect rainbows of joy as they hop, skip, jump (or even run) their way through an untimed, 5km course, looping its way through multiple Color Stations before ending up in the world-famous Finish Festival.

Tickets are available online from The Color Run website (http://thecolorrun.co.za) and Facebook (www.facebook.com/TheColorRunSouthAfrica). Individual ticket prices are R250 and R225 for groups of 4 or more. Manual entry points are listed on our website.

Color Runners will each receive a race pack with includes a 2016 edition Race T-Shirt, headband, bag of colour powder, temporary tattoos, and a race number.

Additionally, every Color Runner will receive a R200 voucher from Superbalist to be redeemed against a minimum spend of R250.