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The Color Run :: Johannesburg

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25 Sep 2016
2016-Sep-25 14:00 2016-Sep-25 23:00:00 Africa/Johannesburg The Color Run :: Johannesburg HEY JOZI... WE'RE COMING BACK - 25 SEPTEMBER GET READY JHB BECAUSE WE'RE COMING BACK IN SEPTEMBER TO SPREAD MORE OF THE COLOR RUN LOVE!  READY FOR THE RAINBOWS? YOU'D BETTER BE AS WE'RE BRINGING OUR NEW RAINBOW TOUR WITH US, SO GET READY AS MORE IS MORE!  2016 PROMISES MORE FUN, MORE COLOUR, MORE AWESOME GOODIE GIVEAWAYS, MORE LAUGHTER, MORE SMILES AND MORE RAINBOWS! EARLY BIRD TICKETS ARE NOW ON SALE UNTIL JULY 8 SO GET YOUR RAINBOWS ON FOR LESS!  DON'T FORGET… Roosevelt High School, Randburg, Gauteng, South Africa Sportsvendo info@sportsvendo.co.za
Start Time : 14:00
Event Venue : Roosevelt High School, Randburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Distance : 5km

HEY JOZI... WE'RE COMING BACK - 25 SEPTEMBER
GET READY JHB BECAUSE WE'RE COMING BACK IN SEPTEMBER TO SPREAD MORE OF THE COLOR RUN LOVE! 

READY FOR THE RAINBOWS? YOU'D BETTER BE AS WE'RE BRINGING OUR NEW RAINBOW TOUR WITH US, SO GET READY AS MORE IS MORE! 

2016 PROMISES MORE FUN, MORE COLOUR, MORE AWESOME GOODIE GIVEAWAYS, MORE LAUGHTER, MORE SMILES AND MORE RAINBOWS!

EARLY BIRD TICKETS ARE NOW ON SALE UNTIL JULY 8 SO GET YOUR RAINBOWS ON FOR LESS! 

DON'T FORGET TO FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK AND TWITTER FOR  INFORMATION,UPDATES COMPETITIONS AND MORE OF THE COLOR RUN FUN!


Color Runners get ready in the start chute at 9.40am, start gun goes off at 10am to start The Happiest 5km around Emmarentia. Each batch starts 3 minutes apart and you'll head off in each batch with approximately 500 new friends. 
It takes 1-2 hours to run or walk the new route and then into the festival zone where you will enjoy music from awesome DJ’slocal actsbest-dressed competitionsfood and drink and you guessed it, more rainbows!

Tickets

Your Ticket includes     

  • Our styling 80's headband to make you cooler than ice cold!
  • The all new 2016 RainbowTour official runners t-shirt
  • R200 coupon for Superbalist.com app emailed through to you.
  • Your very own bag of color powder to go wild with at our festival zone
  • Temporary happy tattoo x 2
  • Race number (and pins!)
  • Entry to The Finish Festival and more! 

 

Race Pack Pick Up    

All registered Color Runners must collect their participation pack (this includes the official event shirt, headband, powder, temp' tattoos and race number and more) before the event date.

We'll have a full shop at the collection point selling all our awesome TCR goodies.
When: Friday 23 (10am - 7pm) & Saturday 24 September (9am - 5pm)
Where: Roosevelt High School, Emmarentia.

Remember to bring your ID as proof of your registration and the barcoded ticket / purchase receipt printed out or on your phone so we can scan you in.

Picking up for a friend?
Easy, just bring along all the barcoded tickets / confirmation email QR code either printed out on your phone so we can scan them. We'll also need a copy of the ID of the person who bought the tickets (just in case there is an issue).

 

What to bring with you

Come wearing your Color Run kit provided in your race bag, plus anything else you fancy to make yourself even more Color Run ready. Rumour has it that tutu’s, wigs and fairy wings make you run even faster…
Capitec will be providing an ATM at the festival zone, but you might want to bring some extra cash for official Color Run merchandise, extra powder sachets and of course something to eat and drink.
Wear sunglasses to protect your eyes from all the colorful powder. If you don’t have any, we have some funky Color Run ones for sale at the race pack pick-up or at the festival zone.

 

Finish Festival

We're keeping a lot of the fun and games under wraps for the moment - it’s going to be a rainbow festival of note!

Follow us on Facebook and Twitter and you'll be the first to know about what we’re planning as the climax of your awesome run.

 

Other Q's

Coupons:
Your Superbalist.com coupons are sent via email to the address registered when you bought your tickets. Your email will contain the coupon for your R200 spend @ Superbalist.com.

Coupons will be sent out within 48hrs of ticket purchase if ticket purchased via credit card (Tixsa). Groupon, EFT and manual entries can take 7 - 10 days to receive them. Coupons are emailed to the main purchasers email address, please check your spam and junk folders to see if it's ended up there or if the main buyer is holding them! The codes are applied to purchases of R600 or more and you use these during the checkout process.

Coupons are only for redemption through the Superbalist.com app only.

One coupon per runner and each account at superbalist.com can only accept one coupon code per customer. If you try to use more than one voucher then the chances are you'll get an 'Invalid Coupon' message.

Did we say kids under 10 are free?
Did we also say only fully paid up runners get the full Runners Pack and that all free runners under 10 need to be registered at Race Pack Pick Up and display their official safety wristband completed with their name and their guardians contact details?

Hit us up on Facebook or drop us a line on hello@thecolorrun.co.za and we’ll get back to you asap. We’ll be posting FAQ’s here as we go along.

Don't forget to tell the world that you're running the Rainbow tour by using #TheColorRunSA #ColorSelfie #Happiest5K on FB and Twitter!

 

 

ABOUT THE COLOR RUN:

The Color Run is a feel-good, happy, colourful event. “Color Runners” of all shapes and sizes happily go from wearing pristine white clothing, to being covered in prismatic colour. At each kilometre mark, a different colour of powder fills the air and covers the participants, creating an ever-increasing spectrum of colour and beauty. At the finish line, the colour festival kicks off and the air is filled with millions of vivid colour combinations as participants get in on the colour throwing fun as well. For more information, go to www.thecolorrun.co.za or follow us on Facebook.

 

ABOUT CAPITEC BANK

Capitec Bank (JSE: CPI) is South Africa’s fastest growing full service retail bank. With 6.2 million active clients, R11.6 billion in equity and R53.9 billion in assets as of February 2015, Capitec Bank offers affordable, simplified and transparent banking with personalised service. Using innovative technology to drive down costs, increased accessibility and simplified, transparent client interactions, Capitec Bank's Global One facility offers a range of transacting, saving and credit options accessed in real-time using paperless processes and the country’s first in-branch biometric client identification system. Capitec Bank was recently named South Africa’s best service and *best value bank in the South African Consumer Satisfaction Index (SAcsi), South Africa’s best priced bank in the Solidarity Report and the best customer service bank in the Ask Afrika Orange Index awards.

For further information on Capitec Bank visit www.capitecbank.co.za or follow Capitec on Facebook and Twitter

 

OFFICIAL PARTNERS

Capitec | Medihelp  | Nashua

Venue

Roosevelt High School, Emmarentia.
 

Where are you going?

Don't tell everyone as we're keeping it a secret but rumor has it that this is going to be near the dam and have a lots more rainbows to wrestle! We'll post the route a little closer to the kick off and let you know exactly where The Happiest 5K is taking you for your run.

 

Parking

Limited secure parking will be provided @ the event. You'll find all the parking information in your Runners Handbook which will be emailed to you in the lead up to the event. Please contact us on hello@thecolorrun.co.za if you require disabled parking or have other special needs in this regard.

Ticket Prices

Solo Runner / Walker: Early Bird: R175 (6am 28/06 - 11pm 08/07)
Standard Entry: R250 (until 24/09)
Late Entries / Race Day - All tix: R300
4 - 10 Team Entry (pp) Early Bird: R150 (6am 28/06 - 11pm 08/07)
Standard Entry: R225 (until 24/09)
Late Entries / Race Day - All Tix: R300
Smart Fund Raising R250 
Kids Under 10 Run free! As long as they are accompanied by an adult**
*Excludes the online booking fees **T&Cs apply (free entry excludes Fun Pack, all children under 10 must be registered @ Race Pack Pick Up or on Race Day and display an official safety wristband with guardians contact details completed)

 

Ticket Purchase

Onlne:
Tickets can be bought online via our ticketing page with a valid credit card or debit card or if booking on a mobile device directly from the TixSA website.

EFT / Bank Transfer:
For EFT purchases and bank details please download the instructions:

EFT Instructions - [Word | PDF]

For all ticketing issues and problems please contact our ticketing partner, TixSA, on support@tixsa.co.za

Manual Entries:Manual Entry Points will be opened in the Jozi area after the Early Bird offer has ended.