Images from the 2016 Colour Run in Paris

Updated: 16 May, 2016 13:23 IST
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    The Colour Run is a five kilometres paint race without winners nor prizes
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    Runners are showered with colored powder at stations along the Colour Run
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    The Colour Run was founded in March 2011
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    The objective of the Colour Run is to promote healthiness and happiness by bringing the community together
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    The Colour Run is hosted in over 200 cities and 40 countries every year
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    Participants are required to wear white at the starting line and finish plastered in colour
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    After the completion of the Colour Run a huge after-party with music, dancing and massive color throws is held
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    Since there are no winners or prizes, participants can be first-time runners or even seasoned atheletes
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The 5th annual Colour Run saw runners participate in front of the Eiffel Tower in Paris. All pics/AFP

First Published: 18 April, 2016 12:20 IST