About Family Colour Run

**** Based on the latest government COVID-19 advise, along with customer feedback and Sheffield council advise, we have taken the unfortunate decision to postpone the Family Colour Run Sheffield until spring 2021.
We hope to now host the event on the new date of May Day Bank Holiday Saturday (1st May 2021).
All ticket holders are entitled to use their ticket for the new event date or receive a refund.
If you would like a refund please email us to request at: sheffield@studentcolour.co.uk
We apologise for the inconvenience caused. Stay safe and colourful.

Student Colour Run Sheffield is proud to present our first Family Colour Run


Anyone is welcome to this celebration of colour, fresh air and fun. Get colourful, test yourself, feel awesome and party.

Run (or walk, skip, dance) the happiest 5K event ever!

Enjoy the big stage madness before the run with colour throwing, dancing, singing and mass warm-up. Do the 5K run (walk or skip) and get showered with colour and music at each colour throwing stations on the route.

Celebrate your achievement and continue the party with more colour and music at the finish line.

Join hundreds of participants at the unique route around the beautiful Crookes Valley Park and Weston Park.

The rules are simple:
1 Wear your exclusive white Colour Run T-shirt (you get this with your race pack)
2 Finish the event plastered in colour.
3 Have an amazing time!

💜 The running starts at 11am, arrive at 10am to ensure the maximum build-up and partying beforehand.💜

Student Colour Run Sheffield is the annual 5K student run now in it’s 6th year, this FAMILY COLOUR RUN is on the same site earlier in the day.

The run is 5km. The Route is 3 laps of 1.67km. Feel free to just do one or two laps. It’s also fine to walk skip or dance the route rather than run. THIS EVENT IS PERFECT FOR ALL AGES AND FITNESS LEVELS.


If you’re challenging yourself to your first 5K run, and want to use the event to get healthy and improve your fitness, read this useful link
Top tips for running a 5K here


Adults £18.00*
Kids aged 5 to 16, £9.00.*
Kids aged 0  to 4 = Free!

*Plus booking fee
£2 from every adult ticket and £1 from every kids ticket donated to Roundabout Charity.

Get Tickets

What your ticket gets you:
– Branded T-SHIRT
– Pull string bag.
– Bag of colour powder
– Race number

* Under 5’s who enter for free will not get a race pack, parents can purchase bags of colour for them at the event.

* The race packs will not be posted out. There will be a collection point during the week before the event, information will be sent to ticket holders nearer the time. if participants can’t make that they can collect before the event.

This event is organised by Fair Do’s Events, a commercial company.

Our colour powder is safe, organic and 100% biodegradable. It washes out of clothes, hair and skin

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