Some fun runs in the region this year

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.

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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 Follow her on Twitter @GlobeKConti.
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