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Colour Run

Monday 25 September 2023

10:30am - 11:15am

Union Square, College Lane

Colour Run



Run, walk, dance or skip around College Lane at our paint-tastic colour run.


Run around College Lane as you head through various colour paint stations, taking you up to The Oval for the kick-off of Super Series. With a competitive twist, you will gain points to give your School of Study the chance to win a surprise prize. Which School will triumph?


Two students smiling at the camera Group of students smiling Students running


Do I need a ticket?

No but you will need to register for the run. Pre-register here by getting your free ticket.


When and where is the Colour Run?

The Colour Run is starting at Union Square, College Lane at 10:45am. This will lead you around College Lane Campus towards The Oval where you will finish at Super Series. Please arrive at Union Square at 10:30am to register for the run at the SU Gazebo. The first run will leave Union Square at 10:45am. If you arrive after 10:45am, you will have to wait until the second run at 11:00am. 


Do I get points for taking part in the Colour Run?

Yes, you will get 10 points for your School of Study when you complete the Colour Run. There will also be extra points for 1st, 2nd and 3rd.

  • 1st Place: 20 points
  • 2nd Place: 10 points
  • 3rd Place: 5 points


What do I need to wear?

Wear sensible footwear and clothing for active games. You will be asked to change if your footwear is deemed unsuitable. Please also leave any loose jewellery at home as you will not be permitted to run with it on. 


What is Super Series?

Super Series is a day filled with inflatable fun where you can compete against your friends and fellow students to win points for your School of Study. Click here to find out more.


Further Information:

Please note at the event there will be paint powder thrown throughout the Colour Run. Participants run at their own risk.



This event is part of Freshers Week 2023! Freshers Week is a time for new students & those returning from over the summer to settle into Uni life at Herts. We're running a range of events, both daytime & night-time, that you can get involved with to make friends & create memories to last a lifetime! Find our full Freshers Week plans here.

Not based on this campus? No worries! We have a shuttle bus that takes you between College Lane Campus & de Havilland Campus & the best part? It's completely free!

Open to Uni of Herts students and staff with a valid ticket. Please note that tickets are non-refundable, non-transferable and non-exchangeable. View the full Terms & Conditions here


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