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Butterwick Hospice - Rainbow Dash

A colourful 5k or 10k run for all the family in aid of the Butterwick Hospice

The Rainbow event in 2016 was a HUGE success, over 500 participants were covered in a kaleidoscope of colour, raising over a fantastic £28000 for the Butterwick Hospice, lets smash that this year!

While you are running, walking, skipping or sprinting through the beautiful scenery of Hamsterley Forest you will be covered head to toe in an array of vibrant coloured, environmentally friendly, powder, thrown at you by very willing volunteers.

For the more serious runner, this year you can enjoy a 10k route, so you get TWICE the colour.

Please book through the Butterwick Hospice Website.

If you aren't feeling that energetic but would love to be involved on the day, the hospice is looking for willing volunteers to throw the coloured powder at participants on the route, please call Helen 01388 603003 or email to be one of the VIP Throwers!!

Event details

When is the event?

Sunday 21 May 2017

What time is it on?

10:00am to 4:00pm

Who is this for?

All ages

How much?

Adults from 17.50 ages 10-17 from 12.50 Under 10s Free with an adult

Where to meet?

Oak Tree Car Park

Do I need to book?

Booking is through the Butterwick Hospice (see above)

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