10 things to keep in mind before the Color Run in Qatar


10 things to keep in mind before the Color Run in Qatar

1. When?

Saturday, 27th January is the day. 7:00 am – 12:00 pm are the times!

2. Where?

Qatar National Convention Centre in Ar-Rayyan is where you need to be.

3. What?

The Color Run™ presented by Sahtak Awalan: Your Health First, is the event!

The run is the flagship public health campaign of Weill Cornell Medicine–Qatar (WCM-Q). This fourth edition of the Color Run will have a one-of-a-kind theme: The Dream World Tour. So think colors, music, running, jogging, skipping and dancing!

4. Why?

The Color Run™ presented by Sahtak Awalan is a unique race that celebrates health, happiness and individuality by both empowering and encouraging participants of all ages and abilities to focus on their health and well-being.

5. A little history

Since its inception in 2012, The Color Run has become a global phenomenon, continuing to innovate the 5k paint race genre each year. The Color Run has been experienced by over 6 million people worldwide in 35+ countries and has donated a staggering $5 million to charity to date.

6. Before

Each Color Runner will receive a fun participant kit, which includes a limited‐edition Dream World Tour race shirt, embroidered headband, a fun temporary tattoo, welcome card, rainbow pencil and some awesome goodies from sponsors.

7. During

During The Color Run™ participants can choose to run, walk, jog or skip around the five-kilometer course with their family and friends. The brand new Foam Zone will make Color Runners feel on top of the world, as they enjoy a brand new color, and as always, get covered from head to toe in an array of colors.

8. After

Participants can show their aspirations on the first ever Dream Wall and enjoy the ultimate color extravaganza with family and friends at the Finish Festival – featuring the world famous color throws!

9. Tickets and Registration

5 tickets: The Color Run will have a limited number of Race Packs available to purchase with cash at QNCC at the below times:

  • Sunday 21st: 4pm – 8pm
Monday 22nd: 4pm – 8pm
Tuesday 23rd: 4pm – 8pm
Wednesday 24th: 4pm – 8pm
Thursday 25th: 4pm – 8pm
Friday 26th: 2pm – 7pm

Don’t worry though, you can still register online at www.thecolorrun.qa if you wish!

10. For large groups

If you have a group of 15 or more people who want to take part in the #Happiest5k, you can email The Color Run at [email protected] to see what awesome benefits you can get for booking with your BFF’s in a large group!

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