Fun runs were treated as special events where regular people or casual runners take on the roads or the dirt tracks for a cause. Now, people and treated to frequent opportunities to participate in many of these events. Most have even treated it as their method of evaluating themselves when it comes to their endurance and strength on the road.
Over time, the countless organizations that make these events possible would add a new feature, a gimmick, or a theme so that people will have more fun out of their fun run craze.
8 Unique Fun Runs
Here are 8 unique running activities that are either uproariously enjoyable or delightfully scary or both at the same time:
Run for Your Lives
The boom of the zombie apocalypse in entertainment media has taken the hearts and the brains of people around the world. This 5K one will let you dodge and run past volunteers in zombie make up ‘til you reach the finish line.
Lauded as the ‘Happiest 5K on Earth’, the Color Run would let people use color powders to highlight themselves during and after the event. By the end of the race, you’d be a colorful & happy runner.
The Rave Run
This interesting running course is actually more of an elongated dance pad than a marathon-track because it’s decorated like a dance floor and electronic dance music will be blared everywhere.
Hot Chocolate 15/5K
‘America’s Sweetest Race’ is both an emotional and physical retreat because after you’ve finished your milestone or the entire race itself, you’ll be treated to an after-party where people are treated to all kinds of chocolate.
The Undie Run
If you want to have fun and free yourself of most of your clothing, then the Undie Run is for you. People who participate are required to wear only their underwear.
Warrior Dash is a singularly intense marathon. It is essentially a series of obstacle courses, some of which may or may not involve fire. It’s an activity for a cause as the proceeds go to St. Jude’s Hospital.
Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend
If you want to enjoy a healthy run while also partaking in the silliness of Disney magic, then this fun run is for you. It’s a great activity for the whole family.
Bay to Breakers
The 3rd Sunday of May is something of a festival because people participate in a fun run where they can wear whatever they want. It’s a colorful extravaganza that attracts many participants and spectators.