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SAFFT Color Run Gainesville

4/18/22, 12:00 PM

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Race Information

Come out to Gainesville and join SAFFT a second time around to Foster Your Color Craze 5K!  Participants will get doused with different colors of powder along the course.  So get ready & bring your family, friends, and anyone else that wants to show off their colors, support SAFFT and have a great time!


Supporting Adoption & Foster Families Together, inc. (SAFFT) is a 501(c)3 organization with a mission to protect children, rebuild families, and empower caregivers. ​

Donate Here to support the cause!

Event Schedule

Jul 13 11:59 PM: Early Bird pricing ends

Oct 13 11:59 PM: Deadline for guaranteed race shirt in your size


Oct 17 4-8 PM: Early Packet Pickup at Moes in Gainesville

Oct 19: Race Day!

  • 6:45 AM - Registration & Check-in opens

  • 8:00 AM - Race start

  • 9:00 AM - Awards


Early Bird (through Jul 13)

  • 5K: $27

  • Kids 10 & Under: $15

  • Virtual 5K: $27

Regular (Jul 14 - Oct 18)

  • 5K: $30

  • Kids 10 & Under: $17

  • Virtual 5K (ends Sep 12): $30

Race Day (Oct 19)

  • 5K: $35

  • Kids 10 & Under: $20

Kids 10 & Under (NO Shirt/Bib Packet):  FREE


Help fundraise for SAFFT and when you reach $250, your registration will be refunded back to you!

Save money and race with friends! Take a look at our Teams and Fundraising info.

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If you don't see anything, that means this race is partner-less!

Course Information

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We're in North Georgia, and there's not much that anyone can call flat & fast...But we're pretty close with this one.

Awards and Goodies

Awards in each of the following categories! These top finishers receive a medal displaying the race logo and date to commemorate the event.

  • Overall M/F

  • Overall Master's M/F

  • Top 3 in each 5 year age groups (10 & Under through 75+)

Race in style - register by Oct 13 to guarantee your race shirt! We'll also have a race day raffle with great prizes!

All registered participants qualify for FREE entry into one of  the 2019 Five Star Turkey Trots.

Top finishers qualify for the Five Star 5K Championships held to be held on January 5, 2020.

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Virtual Race

Can't make it out to the event site on race day?

Still want to participate or support the cause and have a shot at an award? or maybe you saw the shirt and said:  "Sweet...I want one!"


Then the virtual race is for you.


New to Virtual Running?  Here's how it works:


Step 1

  • Get excited, grab some friends and buddies to join you!  Sign up and register for the Virtual Event!


Step 2

  • Hydrate, grab your buddy (or not) and get ready to get moving!


Step 3

  • Get out there and run or walk! You can run at the park, your favorite route in your neighborhood; anywhere you want.   Please remember to social distance & be safe!


Step 4

  • HAVE FUN!~

  • Share your distance, a selfie, or a picture along your race route and use the race hashtag:-)


Step 5

  • Submit your results online


Step 6

  • View your Results Monday after the Event Date.

Submit your virtual time

Event Courtesy and Weather Policy

Our events are designed to be fun for the entire family. With that in mind; any
competitor, spectator, parent, volunteer, or sponsor, exhibiting unsportsmanlike conduct or interfering with the positive, competitive atmosphere of the event will be asked to leave the venue and course immediately with no refunds.

All registrations are final. There are no refunds, deferments, or transfers.


Event will take place rain or shine. In the event of extreme weather, we will cancel for the safety of the participants...there are no refunds in this case.


Participants that do not show up to race/event forfeit their right to any swag.


No COVID-19 Refunds.  If unforeseen circumstances arise due to COVID-19, including any Federal or State Health Emergency, refunds will not be provided. The event will go 100% Virtual & shirts will be shipped to participants.

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