Some of the fun/obstacle runs in the region this season.
►Color Me Rad July 27, Brockton Fairgrounds.
5k at which participants wore white T-shirts and got doused with dyed cornstarch.
►Great Amazing Race Aug. 10, Easton. One-mile family obstacle run modeled after the TV show “The Amazing Race.” Two-person teams performed tasks from clue cards.
►Shape Diva Dash Sept. 7, Marshfield Fairgrounds. Women’s-only 5k obstacle course.
►Electric Run Oct. 4, Gillette Stadium, Foxborough. Nighttime 5k with participants using neon clothes, glow sticks, and LED lights.
►Ruckus Nov. 2, Marshfield Fairgrounds. 5k obstacle course including a 2½-story wall, cargo nets, and a mud lake.Katheleen Conti can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow her on Twitter @GlobeKConti.