Virtual Colour Runner

Date: Anytime
Location: Up to you
Registration Fee:
£15 per person
£40 for a team entry pack (4 people)

Join Caudwell Children’s Colour Runner from wherever you are!

You can choose to run, walk, cycle or scoot a 2km or 5km route of your choice.

Register now to receive your colour runner pack! Your pack will include; a Colour Runner t-shirt (adults) or a pair of sunglasses (children) and 2 bags of our colourful powdered paint. Or why not sign up as a team of 4! Team packs include; 4 pairs of colourful sunglasses (children or adults) and 8 bags of our colourful powdered paint!

Once you have completed it, send us a screenshot of your route and you will receive a Colour Runner medal and a digital certificate!

Don’t forget to share your videos and photos with us, tagging Caudwell Children, we love to see them!

Virtual Colour Runner 1
Virtual Colour Runner 2




£15 per person

£40 for a team entry pack (4 people)

Apps to track your route

We have found these apps are really user friendly for tracking your progress!

Map My Run; Nike Running and Strava.

Why Should You Get Involved?

All the money you raise by taking part in the virtual Colour Runner, will help us to continue to transform the lives of thousands of disabled children and their families across the UK. We ask that participants try and fundraise a minimum of £50 each. Each participant will receive a fundraising information pack to support you with your fundraising.

If you have any questions or wish to know more about the virtual Colour Runner, please contact our Events Team on or call 01782 433750.

This event is sponsored by InterCity Private Hire. We are pleased that InterCity have chosen to support Caudwell Children and help us reach more disabled children and their families.


Single Entry


Team Entry

Terms and Conditions of Entry

On registration participants confirm that they are sufficiently fit and able to take part. If you have any doubts, please refer to your GP before registering. All children aged 14 or under must be accompanied by an adult when completing their virtual colour runner.

The organisers’ reserve the right to prohibit individuals from taking part.

Participants must not be under the influence of alcohol or any other substances.

Caudwell Children suggests that participants take steps to protect their eyes from the powder and wear goggles or sunglasses when throwing paint.

Caudwell Children do not accept liability for any loss or damage to individuals clothing or equipment.

On registering for the event you agree to take part at your own risk.

Caudwell Children does not accept liability for any injury to person as a result of participation in this event.

Participants are encouraged to wear white/fancy dress during the event.

It is the participant’s responsibility to ensure fancy dress is suitable and safe for participation.

Participants must wear appropriate footwear when participating in running activity.  

Fundraising from this event will not be restricted to a particular child or function.

Please ensure you are clear of other persons and the property / possessions of others when throwing paint. Caudwell Children do not accept any liability for claims regarding the throwing of paint by participants in this activity.

Cancellation Policy

Entries and non-refundable and non-transferable.

Liability cannot be accepted for any damage, injury or loss arising from the negligence of participants.


In order to run in the Caudwell Children Colour Runner, runners must agree the following disclaimer:

“In completing this entry I declare that I, or anyone for whom I am acting as parent/guardian for, will not compete in the event unless medically fit to do so and that, in any event, we will compete at my/our own risk. I accept that the organisers will not be liable for any loss, damage, action, claim, costs or expenses which may arise in consequence of my/our participation of the event.

I/We understand that entry fees are non-refundable.

I also agree to the full Terms and Conditions as displayed on the event website.”


Registered charity no. 1079770. Registered office:

Caudwell Children, Innovation Way, Keele Science & Innovation Park, Newcastle under Lyme, ST5 5NT. Tel: 01782 433750