Borders Colour Run

Due to snowy conditions around Galashiels (Saturday 16 March) we have regrettably had to cancel the Colour Run.

We will work now on securing another date for the event at the earliest possible convenience and will update this page as soon as possible.

We thank you for your understanding and patience while we waited to monitor conditions this morning.

We will be in touch with people who have booked on to the event early next week about potential refunds or rebooking's


The Borders Colour Run is back in 2019!

After the success of last years event, Live Borders along with Heriot-Watt University will host the event for the second year on Saturday, 16 March. 

Participants are doused from head to toe in a rainbow of colours as they make their way around the 6km course. The event is open to all ages so come and enjoy the most colourful event of the year. 

Saturday, 16 March - CANCELLED. 

Heriot-Watt University Scottish Borders Campus - Nether Rd, Galashiels TD1 3HF

Registration & Warm Up: 10:00-10:25. Event start 10:30. 

Entry fees: Adults - £11.00

Students : £9.00 (matriculation number required)

Under 14: £6.00*

Groups of 4: £31.50

All money raised will be split between Live Borders and SANE, a leading UK mental health charity.

Please note, participants must book online prior to the event registration at 10:00. We will not be able to accept payment at the event.



Terms & Conditions
• Live Borders may have a photographer present at the Colour Run. The photos taken will be used by Live Borders to promote future events and will be managed accordingly.
• In the event of a competitor cancellation, please note no refund will be offered unless a valid medical certificate can be produced.
• In the event of cancellation by the organisers, a full refund will be given.
• I know of no physical or medical impediment that would render my participation, or anyone I am booking for, in this event undesirable.
• Participants under the age of eight must be accompanied by an adult.
• Live Borders takes no responsibility for any damage to competitors clothing as a result of the coloured paint.

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