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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.

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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 Follow her on Twitter @GlobeKConti.
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