Grab A Bomb & Run For The Hell Of It: Color Me Rad

Run wild through the streets of L.A. covered in brightly covered cornstarch– check ✓. Below are pics from yesterday’s Color Me Rad, a 5K run loosely based off the Hindu Festival of Colors, aka Holi. And if you’re wondering, YES this is the best (and in my opinion the ONLY) way to tie-dye shirts.

Run through the streets of L.A. covered in brightly colored cornstarch-- check✓
Run through the streets of L.A. covered in brightly colored cornstarch– check✓
The faces of RAD. I took their picture while waiting in line to take more pictures.
The faces of RAD. I took their picture while waiting in line to take more pictures.
I hope this stuff was safe to breathe...
I hope this stuff was safe to breathe…
That's going to leave a stain...
That’s going to leave a stain…
Everyone got a pair of Color Me Rad sunglasses. Next time, we may need goggles...
Everyone got a pair of Color Me Rad sunglasses. Next time, we may need goggles…
And the shades come in an assortment of colors to match the face
And the shades come in an assortment of colors to match the face
Covered in color yet his tutu  is spotless. I have know idea how that happened...
Covered in color yet his tutu is spotless. I have no idea how that happened…
A color bomb.
Color bombs. My weapon of choice.
Go Orange
Go Orange
Could this be more Pink?
Could this be more Pink?
He has a phone pouch-- genius.
He has a phone pouch– genius.
Caught throwing bombs
Caught throwing bombs
Everything is purple. Everything is purple.
Everything is purple. Everything is purple.
Meet the newest member of the blue man group!
Meet the newest member of the blue man group!
Ironically, my bib was the only thing that stayed clean!
Ironically, my bib was the only thing that stayed clean!
Face of RAD
Face of RAD
So this is where they keep the ammo...
So this is where they keep the ammo…
Blue bombs
Blue bombs
Green bombs
Green bombs
Made it out alive
The blasting station. Really, really yellow.
Rad Since Forever.
Rad Since Forever.

…And by the end of the 5k you’ll have the rainbow  boogers to show for it.

 

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