BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - The Color Run is back! WAFB anchor Lauren Westbrook spoke with the run’s project manager to get a preview of the event for this week’s Get Fit Red Stick.
The run starts Saturday, May 18 at 8 a.m., and is located at 700 4th Street, which is between the Capitol Park Museum and the State Library of Louisiana. Check in starts at 6 a.m. Runners should expect to become a rainbow by the end of the run. The course has five color zones, including a tie dye zone.
The mission of the marathon is to make fitness accessible for everybody. Runners will not only get their heart rate up, but will also running for a good cause for the community. The Color Run is partnering with Girls on the Run, a non-profit that gets girls empowered with themselves through running and teamwork exercises.
A $10 discount code is available. Type “ONAIRLOVE” during the registration process. You can sign up online at The Color Run in Baton Rouge’s webpage or you can register on the day of run.