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The Color Run Style Guide

In all references, the full name of the company should be used: “The Color Run.” Avoid using “the Color Run” or “Color Run.”
When referring to participants of The Color Run, the term “Color Runners” can be used.

The Color Run Press FAQ

– What is The Color Run?

Now the single largest event series in the world, The Color Run has exploded since its debut event. The Color Run has now hosted more than 300 events in 35+ countries.
– Is The Color Run a non-profit?
The Color Run is a for-profit event management company dedicated to producing high-quality events for all of its participants.
As a for-profit event management company, The Color Run frequently partners with different charities to help shine a light on their amazing work within the community and the causes they stand for. The Color Run has raised donations for more than 80 local and national charities since 2012. To date, The Color Run has donated more than $5 million to charity.
– How did The Color Run start?
Travis Snyder is the founder and executive director of The Color Run and the mastermind behind paint-style events. He began creating high endurance events such as triathlons and relay races 16 years ago. The Color Run was born in an effort to create a nonthreatening running environment where professional and novice runners could come together and enjoy the purity of the sport.
– When did The Color Run hold its first event?
The Color Run held its first event in Tempe, AZ in January of 2012 with 6,000 participants.

– Why is The Color Run so popular?

– The Color Run has a lot of competitors. What sets The Color Run apart?

With more than 5.6 million fans on Facebook, 13 million views on YouTube, 242k followers on Instagram, and 134k followers on Twitter, The Color Run has one of the largest engaged fan bases in the running community. The Color Run interacts with its fans year-round to continually inspire healthy living.

The Color Run Media Kit

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