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Alpine Park

26 White Star road

Wandiligong, VIC 3744


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The Inaugural Alpine Colour Fun run, SUNDAY 18th March 2018 at Alpine Park Wandiligong

A youth focussed all ages event funded by Victorian Youth Week and FReeZA; a 4km fun run for everyone to enjoy, promoting good health, fitness and fun; we invite young people, their families and the whole community to come together to celebrate Victorian Youth Week in the Alpine Shire. Participants will walk or run the 4km course with volunteers at five colour stations being ready to spray you in colourful powder ensuring you look like a rainbow when you cross the finish line.

Entry Fees:

Early Bird registrations online are $10 per adult (over 18) and $5 per child (5-18) up until 1st March. On the day registrations are $15 per adult and $10 per child. Under 5 years free.

Early Bird family pass - $30 per family (2 adults & up to 3 children from the same family).

We recommend you bring your printed ticket on the day, to make the registration process a little easier.

Sorry, no refunds for unused tickets - if you are unable to attend, you can pass your ticket to family or friend

The event organisers reserve the right to cancel / postpone the event if the weather conditions are considered too dangerous to proceed. In the event of cancellation, the registration fees will be refunded less Eventbrite fees. Please refer to our Facebook page for an update on the day. www.facebook.com/alpineshire.ydo

On the Day:

8.30am Registrations open

9:30am the serious runners will start, followed every 5 minutes by the intermediate runners, families and walkers

Make sure you wear a white T-Shirt and clothes that you don’t mind getting splashed with colour – while the colour should wash out it may stain clothing and shoes if left for too long

You might want to use coloured zinc or face paint, wear colourful pants, tutus, hats or other outlandish costumes to make the most of the colourful celebration

If the day is HOT you can expect a sneaky water sprayer or two to keep you cool along the course.

Please help us to make this a disposable water bottle free event by bringing your own drink bottle – there will be water re-fill stations at the event

Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent or responsible adult

First Aid will be available at event headquarters at Pioneer Park

Sorry - No Bikes, Scooters or pets – jogging strollers are permitted

We love photos and hope you can share your PERSONAL ONLY photos #alpinecolourfunrun #alpineshirecouncil #2018Victorianyouthweek #alpineyouth @alpineops

The Course:

The event is 4km on an almost flat course

The event will start at Alpine Park, Wandiligong

The event will start with a lap of the oval (on grass) before moving onto the bike path and running towards Bright, through to the turnaround point and returning to Alpine Park

Jogging strollers will be suitable

Participants using wheel chairs or mobility devices are advised to contact the organiser prior to the event for information on alternative start location

What about the Colour?

The colour powder is corn-starch with food grade dyes however it is recommended that you wear sunglasses to avoid any irritation caused by powder in your eyes

The colour powder does generally wash out of hair and clothing. It is recommended that you do not wear clothing you do not want to get stained.

The colour may stick to lighter hair – if you are worried we recommend you take precautions! We do not take any responsibility for additional costs associated with the removal of colour.

If you want to keep the colour in your running shirt, spray it with vinegar, let it dry and then iron it, the colour will eventually come out in the wash though

If you want to take photos during the event we suggest you carry your phone or camera in a clear plastic bag

We suggest you bring a towel for the travel home to sit on. It might help stop the spread of colour in your car.

After Run Celebration

After your run/walk please join us back at Alpine Park to listen to some of our local young musicians, play on the jumping castle or get your face painted and support our local service clubs by purchasing food.

Car Parking

If you live in Bright or Wandiligong we strongly recommend you ride your bike to the event

If you are driving to the event please follow the signs to the event parking area.

Need more information?

To contact the event organiser please email ydo@alpineshire.vic.gov.au or phone 0419 915 319

Conditions of Entry

I agree to the following

Preparation, risks and injury – I acknowledge and understand and take responsibility for the following:

• Running & walking is a strenuous physical activity and I am responsible for all training and preparation for this event.

• As this is a physical activity, there is a risk of injury when participating on the day.

• The organisers will take safety precautions to ensure that the event runs as smoothly and as risk free as possible.

• There will be natural coloured powder made up with corn starch & food colouring thrown on participants during the event.

• The volunteers will do their best to throw the powder at the torso, however wind and other factors can cause the powder to land on the face. It is recommended that participants bring their own eye protection such as sunglasses or googles.

• Participants will need to be mindful of potential hazards that may exist on the course such as, but not limited to, uneven surfaces, branches, logs and native fauna.

SUPERVISION: I understand that I am responsible for the supervision of my child/ren at the event. Children under the age of 8 need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian at the event.

If my child/ren are attending with another family, then I give permission for the attending family to act on my/our behalf in relation to my/our child/ren.

Pets are not permitted at the event

Medical Treatment: In the event of accident or illness, I consent to myself and/or child (when I am not present i.e. my older child/ren are on the course) receiving first aid and/or medical treatment which may be advisable in the event of illness or injury suffered by me or my child during the event

Privacy : I give permission for my image and that of my children to be used to promote or report on the event. This can include, but is not limited to, local media outlets,social media sites (e.g Facebook) and newsletters etc.

Registration Fees – All registration fees are not refundable except on provision of a medical certificate.

The organisers reserve the right to cancel / postpone if the weather conditions are considered too dangerous to proceed. In the event of a cancellation all registration fees will be refunded less the Eventbrite fees.

Acknowledgement and Waiver – I acknowledge that I have read and understood all of the conditions of entry. I accept the risk of injury as a condition of my entry in the Alpine Colour Fun Run. I agree to abide by the conditions of entry. I will follow all reasonable directions of the organisers of this event. I waive all and any claim, right or cause of action that my heirs or I might have for or arising out of loss of life, injury, damage or loss of any description whatsoever, that I may suffer in my participation in the Alpine Colour Fun Run.

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