This past weekend I participated in the Color Run, a “race” of epic proportions. When I heard that running was optional, I knew that this was the perfect opportunity to try my first 5K.
It works like this: you begin the run in pristine, white t-shirts.
If this wasn’t a perfect excuse to rock a fanny pack, I don’t know what is.
Throughout the race there are different Color Zones, and at each checkpoint you get dosed with a different color.
By the end you are completely covered in color. And look like this:
To make sure we didn’t actually burn any calories, we ended the Color Run with this bad boy:
But more on that later.