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St Andrews 5km Colour Run

11 Apr 2020

St Andrews 5km Colour Run has now closed and you will not be able to sign-up for it. Please check the Organiser's Description for any organiser updates.
This event is in a testing state, and is not open for public sign-ups until the organiser has launched it.

Organiser's Description

St Andrews University Colour Run 2020 - Saturday 11th April

The St Andrews Colour Run consists of two laps of a 2.5km course near the University Sports Centre. It is a great race for students, adults and children alike. 

Race entry includes four colour stations (with more coloured paint available to purchase on day) and a post-race pack including race memento. There will also be a raffle with lots of great prizes :))

Limited parking is available at the University Sports Centre and Buchanan Gardens with more extensive parking available at the Petheram Bridge car park (free).

Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Timings for the day are as follows:

Registration (within cricket pavilion) 9:20-9:50am. 

Briefing 9:50am.

Race starts 10am.

This race is ran by student as part of the international volunteering programme, in collaboration with Saints LGBT+. Proceeds will be going to their fundraising projects that will help the volunteering team get to Zambia and South Africa this summer, as well as to LGBT charities.


Discount Codes:

Students (Will need to produce valid student ID card at registration - £2.50 discount): HAPPYSTUDENT

Children Under the age of 16 (£7.50 discount): COLOURSPLASH 



  Early-bird Entires (until 29th Feb) Normal Entry (open until 4th April)
Adults £12.50 £15.00
Students  £10.00 £12.50
Children under 16 years of age £5.00 £7.50


Read more about the projects here:


South Africa


Saints LGBT+:

In anticipation of St Andrews Pride 2020, Saints LGBT+ are collaborating on the 5k colour run! This is your chance to get into the "pride spirit" with as much rainbow paint as you desire in time for the parade, which will take place later in April. Part of the proceeds for this event will be going to LGBT charities in the UK.



The organiser has included pricing details in the Organiser's Description

To sign-up for this event, the Service Fee is 4% (min 50p) for each sign-up

Dates and Status

Date: 11/04/2020

Status: Closed

Total Places: 500

Places Available: ??



Lucy Cottee


University of St Andrews Cricket Pavilion, St Leonards Road, St Andrews