What is Color Sky 5K?
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 the 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. To suggest charity partnerships, you may contact us here.
Can I bring my kids?
Absolutely! Children up to 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 a professional runner to register?
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 apply here.
Can my family or friends watch?
You should 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 registered participants 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, firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 Finish Festival at the end.
What is in the run packet?
· Color Sky 5K T-shirt
· Runner bib
· Color powder (save for the Finish Festival)
· Color Sky 5K temp. tattoo
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 sunscreen and hair lotion before you come. Also don’t forget to stop by the air cleaning station before you leave. More tips will be available onsite.
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 Air Cleaning Zone 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/bag 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 these 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?
In case of inclement weather conditions the 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 event page for food/drinks availability. Sale and consumption of alcoholic beverages in Color Sky 5K is strictly prohibited.
I contacted you by filling out the 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 a response from us within 48 hours, please check your 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.
I have another question.
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