Run or Dye, the world’s most colorful 5K, will debut in Abilene on August 17th

Run or Dye, the world’s most colorful 5K, will debut in Abilene on August 17th

By Michelle Parrish

 

 

 

What happens when you combine thousands of runners and walkers with a blast of color, a heap of happiness, a pinch of passion and a splash of spontaneity? Say hello to Run or Dye, the world¡¯s most colorful 5K. In August, Run or Dye Abilene will draw thousands of participants to the Big Country to celebrate the vibrancy of being alive – all while being blasted with more than five tons of color dye powder during a 5K run/walk. Culminating with a “Color Festival” at the end of the race, there will be no shortage of fun – or color – throughout the day. WHAT: Run or Dye 5K WHERE: Abilene, TX WHEN: Saturday, August 17th DETAILS: http://www.runordye.com/locations/Abilene-2013 {{more}}Run or Dye 5K race has selected Big Brothers Big Sisters as their non-profit partner in Abilene! Abilene is one of only 6 cities in Texas to host this unique, colorful 5K. Runners and race volunteers simply need to enter the code RODBBBS10 when registering. Each code entered = a donation for mentoring. Runners even get a $10 discount on the registration fee when they enter the code above. It¡¯s that easy! Want to get blasted with color? Visit http://runordye.com. Run or Dye, the world’s most colorful 5K, is a recreational 5K that celebrates fitness, friendship and fun — all while blasting participants with safe, eco-friendly, plant-based dye powder. A leader in the fitness literacy movement, Run or Dye¡¯s mission is to encourage better health, fitness and nutrition decisions among its participants and supporters. With races planned in more than 50 high-profile venues across the country, it is expected that more than 500,000 people will Run or Dye in 2013.