Color Sky 5K

FAQ

What is Color Sky 5K Runs?
It is a very unique and exciting run where the runners don’t get timed, but get color ‘bombed’ at every kilometer. It is not a competitive race, but rather a fun family event, where most people walk or jog.

What is Color Powder?
It is 100% corn starch with food grade dyes.

Is Color Sky 5K a charity or a non-profit?
Color Sky 5K is neither a charity nor a non-profit organization. We support our charity partners, BEDD, Tohum Autism Foundation and others according to our partnership aggreement. For 2017 Charity Partnerships, you may contact us here.

Can I bring my kids?
Absolutely! And upto age 10 with a ticketed parent runs for free. For safety, T-shirts will not be given to children.Children runner bibs, tattoo and wristband will be given on the event site.

Can I walk in Color Sky 5K?
You can walk, you can run, you can jump!

Can I bring my dog/cat/fox?
Sorry, no pets allowed.

Should I be professional runner to join?
Of course not … This is a fun run, where you can run, walk, jump etc.

Can I volunteer?
If you want to join us as a volunteer, you can send us your information here.

Can I take Photos / Videos?
Of course … If you want to bring with you camera, cell phone, pager, your walkman or 8-track, we advise you to keep them in a plastic bag to avoid the dust. Volunteer photographers may send their information here.

Can my family/friends watch?
Our advice; have them run with you, if not of course they can watch and support you at the course, but the festival area will be open to ticketed people only.

Can I cancel and get a refund?
Sorry, no refunds but you may transfer your registration to a friend. Just send us an email and let us know, info@colorsky5k.com.

Is there an age limit?
No age limits.

Can I participate with a stroller or a wheelchair?
Yes, of course.

Do I have to finish?
We do not have such a rule, but we recommend that you do not miss the colorful party at the end.

What is in the run packet?
· Color Sky 5K logo T-shirts
· Runner number (bib)
· Color powder (save for the Finish Festival)
· Color Sky 5K temporary tattoo
· Runners wristbands

Does it leave my hair colored or stain my clothes?
For most people the colors come off after a wash, but it may take more effort on certain people. To make it easier you should use plenty sunscreen and hair lotion. More tips can be found here, and online.

Do “Color Stations” affect my vision or breathing?
Color powder is a natural, non-toxic corn starch colored with food grade dye. Some runners prefer glasses and keep their mouth closed as they go through the stations. We recommend that you consult your doctor if you have a specific health problem.

How does the color affect the inside of cars?
Some people bring towels for the insides of their cars. Make sure you visit the “Cleaning Zones” after the run to get most of the dust off of you.

Is there a place where we can leave our belongings?
No valuables, but there will be a place for your coat/shirt etc.

Is there a changing room?
We want you to stay colorful for the whole day! But if you want to change, yes there will be.

Where do they have color runs in the World?
US, Turkey, Canada, UK, Italy, Luxembourg, Germany, the Netherlands, Portugal, Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, China, Columbia in, Ecuador, El Salvador, the United Arab Emirates, Guam, Honduras, Indonesia, Ireland , New Zealand, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Singapore, South Africa, South America, South Korea, Taiwan, Uruguay.

Can the program change?
Color Sky 5K will be held in all weather conditions. If necessary, Start time may be shifted up to 3 hours, and course/date may change.

Can I get food/drinks on the event?
Please check the page of your city for food/drinks availability. Sale and consumption of alcoholic beverages in Color Sky 5K is strictly prohibited.

I contacted you by filling out your contact form, but did not get a response?
You should get an automatic reply, if not you may have misspelled your e-mail address. Please try again. If you got the auto-reply but not received a response from us within 48 hours, please check spam folder.

Why have I not registered yet?
Here is the most difficult question! We don’t have an answer to that. Check out our program and do not miss this fun.

If I have another question?
Contact us here.

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