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Color Me Green Glow Run 2018

What is a Color Me Green Glow Run?

Color Me Green Glow 5K run aims to provide youth and community members a learning opportunity for improving their health through this fun evening event. Participants will run 5 kilometers with other members of their community.
Participants are encouraged to show up "DRESSED TO GLOW."

Date: Friday, May 4th, 2018

Location: Union Mine High School6530 Koki Lane
El Dorado, 95623 

Time: Registration (packet pickup) begins at 7:00 p.m. (no earlier). Race starts at 8:30 p.m. No registration after 8:30 p.m.

Cost: $25 per runner ages 5-99 for 5K until April 20st. After cost goes up to $30 on April 21st with no race t-shirt guaranteed. So register early!! Union Mine Student $20 (must show proof). 

Early Registration Includes: Race t-shirt, 1 glow necklace, 1 glow bracelet, parking (free), music and kids activities.

Cloverbud Dash: $5 (paid at the door) for youth ages 0-5, can put on their lucky green in celebration of good health! No race t-shirt but will receive a glow stick. Actives for Cloverbuds will be available.

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 Color Me Green Glow Run FAQ

I am injured and/or cannot take part in the event. Can I get a refund, donate my entry, transfer my entry to someone else or defer it to 2018?

No. Per our event rules and guidelines: Sale and/or transfer of run entry is strictly prohibited and will result in the disqualification and/or banning of any individuals involved from future events. All entry fees are non-refundable and may not be deferred toward a future event.

Race Day Parking is Free

 Is Color Me Green walker-friendly?

Yes, however all participants must complete the course in the event time requirement (2 hours from start)

What time does the run start?

Friday, May 4th, 2018 - 7:00 p.m. check in. Race starts at 8:30 p.m. No late registration.

What time does the Cloverbud Dash start

The Cloverbud Dash (.25 miles or one lap) will start at 8:15 p.m.

Where is the start line located?

The track at Union Mine High School, 6530 Koki Ln in El Dorado, 95623.

Where are the water stations located during the run?

Available at the end of each lap. 

Is there a Sweat Check?

No. Please leave any personal items at home

Will I need to sign a waiver?

Every participant must sign a waiver at run check in. Minors Not accompanied by their parent or guardian will need to download the waiver  WAIVER OF LIABILITY_ASSUMPTION OF RISK, have parent/guardian sign it and bring it to the run. No participants may run without a signed waiver on file.

What is NOT allowed on the 5K course?

No dogs or other animals, bicycles, or skateboards are allowed on the course.

Are food and beverages available at the end of the race?

Food trucks will have items for sale. 


This is a fun run only. Color Me Green Glow Run volunteers will not time any runners and there are no prizes or awards for run.

Any other questions

email Denise Veffredo: dveffredo@ucanr.edu 

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