1. It's the 5K vacay you have been needing: It's an untimed event, so there's no pressure to time your kms so you can just have fun!  It's so positive and fun that you'll see Color Runners running, skipping, dancing, and smiling to the finish line! Take the time to treat yo' self.
  2. The Color Run is a "one event fits all" type of party: From babies getting pushed in strollers to some of our favorite grandparents, and even celebrities, everyone loves making rainbows and getting colorful at the Happiest 5k!
  3. You can run with your squad: Since it's not timed, many of our runners do the event together for family reunions, bachelor/bachelorette parties, or to catch up with old friends! Go at your own pace and get ready to party hero-style with your squad.
  4. It's the OG of paint races: The Color Run was the first color 5K event founded in 2012. It is now the single largest running event series in the world, making it a huge party you won't want to miss!
  5. The Gear: Get ready for a participant kit unlike any other! With a limited edition Love Tour tee, a 2019 Finishers Unicorn Medal, a tie-dye buff, a color packet, and tattoos, there's nothing basic about it.
  6. This year's theme is all about LOVE: Let your love shine at the happiest run under the sun! On The Color Run Love Tour, good vibes are the only kind of vibes allowed. Join us as we celebrate what we love about ourselves, each other, and the planet we all share. Run wild. Love wild. Stay wild.
  7. The Color Run is part of an awesome family of events! It's just one of the fun events put on by IMG Events in Australia. There's also Tough Mudder, The Melbourne Marathon and the Great Ocean Road Running Festival - your 5km could be the start of something beautiful.
  8. You'll be happy and healthy: Whether it's your first 5k or not, the fun atmosphere can kick-start or build on your passion for a happier and healthier life.
  9. There's an A-list afterparty...just for you: After the race, the fun continues with an unforgettable Finish Festival. The party is full of music, dancing and massive color throws, making millions of vivid color combos. Get ready to bust a move, because trust us, this is the best post-5k party on the planet...just for you and thousands of your new friends
  10. It truly is the Happiest 5k on the Planet! Color throws, the latest music, dance contests, photo opps and FUN!. What more could you ask for?! Our Color Runners leave with a big smile on their faces!

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