The athletic gear of hundreds of runners took on rainbow hues as part of a Gisborne charity event to help local health services.

Close to 700 people were splashed with bright powder as part of the Gisborne Colour Run and Walk around Gardiner Reserve on Sunday.

18/10/2015. WEST. Sunbury/Macedon Star Weekly. Colour. Issue Date 20/10. Gisborne. Macedon Ranges Health Colour Run. Picture Shawn Smits.

They raised about $20,000 for Macedon Ranges Health. Entries for this year’s event were up on last year, with adults and children running or walking five kilometres or 2.5 kilometres in support of services and programs offered at the Neal Street health centre.

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