Colour Run leaves punters tickled pink

Louise AllinghamPilbara News
A sea of colour.
Camera IconA sea of colour. Credit: Anna Oakley

Last Friday night’s Paraburdoo Colour Fun Run was hailed a huge success by event organisers with more than 400 people gathering at Peter Sutherland Oval to participate in, or watch, the colourful event.

Kim Sheather, Tash Mettam, Helen Young, Tanya Still and Anna Oakley.
Camera IconKim Sheather, Tash Mettam, Helen Young, Tanya Still and Anna Oakley. Credit: Clarice Nairn

Punters enjoyed an array of activities including the colour smash, a 3km and 1km run, or walk and slippery slide.

Paraburdoo gift winners Ben Hamilton and Brianna Dutch with James Nicholson from Muzzy's Hardware.
Camera IconParaburdoo gift winners Ben Hamilton and Brianna Dutch with James Nicholson from Muzzy's Hardware. Credit: Anna Oakley
Paraburdoo gift winners Ben Hamilton and Brianna Dutch with James Nicholson from Muzzy's Hardware.
Camera IconParaburdoo gift winners Ben Hamilton and Brianna Dutch with James Nicholson from Muzzy's Hardware. Credit: Anna Oakley
Running through a haze of colour is Claire Potter, First Place Female in the Masters Category of the 3km run.
Camera IconRunning through a haze of colour is Claire Potter, First Place Female in the Masters Category of the 3km run. Credit: Anna Oakley

The 200m Paraburdoo Gift to determine the fastest athletes in town was won by Ben Hamilton and Brianna Dutch.

Kids run through a haze of colour.
Camera IconKids run through a haze of colour. Credit: Clarice Nairn, Clarice Nairn and Anna Oakley
Youngsters enjoy the festivities.
Camera IconYoungsters enjoy the festivities.
Kids run through a haze of colour.
Camera IconKids run through a haze of colour. Credit: Clarice Nairn, Clarice Nairn and Anna Oakley
The Paraburoo Emergency Services team hosing down a coloured crowd.
Camera IconThe Paraburoo Emergency Services team hosing down a coloured crowd. Credit: Anna Oakley

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