The Color Run is back! In 2017, it's bringing The Superhero Tour to Durban's shores. Strap on your capes - it's gonna get colourful.
4 September 2017 - The Happiest 5K on the Planet is back in Durban this October but this year, you'd better pack your superpowers because the city's superheroes will be challenging you to get more colourful than you thought possible.
That's right - you might have heard the rumours. The Color Run's Superhero Tour is all about believing in the superhero in each and every one of us.
Did you know, The Color Run South Africa raised over R500,000 in 2016 for local causes and educational based initiatives in the areas it visits In addition, Capitec Bank donates R10 for each ticket sold to its various educational upliftment programmes, ensuring South Africans are given the opportunity to live better. "One thing Color Runners have demonstrated, is that it's never only about them - the true mark of a superhero," says Francois Viviers, Exec: Marketing and Communications at Capitec Bank. "It is for this reason that Capitec Bank is proud to be associated with South Africa's Color Runners."
This year Color Runners have a chance to wrestle rainbows under the Eiffel Tower! The superhero of the year will grab their favourite person, and jet off to The Color Run in Paris, France, in 2018. To enter, tag a pic of you being a superhero with #TCRHeroand share the mainThe Color Run South Africa Facebook pagewith your friends.
"The Superhero Tour is inspiring participants to celebrate themselves, and those who have mentored, encouraged, and positively influenced them," says Trevor Latimer, national event co-ordinator of The Color Run South Africa.