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Cosmos Flowers LogoCosmos Flowers

We are delighted to announce that Cosmos Flowers are donating a bouquet for the runner whose T Shirt is covered with the most paint.

Rombalds Radio

We’re delighted to announce that Rombalds Radio will be joining us and will be our announcers for the day!!! 

Keep on Running

Help us build the ultimate Colour Rush playlist to keep you going on your race!!! Please email with your playlist ideas.


Check out our new Instagram page #ilkleycolourrush or our Facebook page Ilkley Grammar School PTA for our bang up to date social posts about our fab new event happening this summer....

Tickets are open

At last the wait is over! We can declare that our ticket system is open!!! Hurry grab your place in one of our 5 race times, choose your t-shirt size, grab a couple sachets of paint to get you started, we'll take care of your Free bag order, don't forget parking and then you're all set!! 

Click here to buy your tickets now.

Free Bubble Football

We're delighted to announce that one of our amazing sponsors United Education will be bringing along free Bubble Football for you to have a go on the day!  Look out for their gazebo on the field ….the fun just keeps on coming!

Free T-shirt and Drawstring Bag with Every Ticket

Our fabulous sponsor Dacres, Son and Hartley and have generously funded The Ilkley Colour Rush… Just Add Colour white cotton t-shirt ready to be covered in colour at the pre-race paint party.

Choose your size of t-shirt when you purchase your ticket.

Pure Pilates Ilkley have provided a drawstring bag to keep your belongings clean and safe with every ticket purchased.

Collect from the Registration Tent on the day.

Zumba Warm-up and Pre-run Paint party with Emma Draper

We’re delighted to announce that Emma Draper is going to warm you up before every race with a fun Zumba session! You can buy paint sachets when you buy your tickets so you'll be able to colour up as soon as you arrive and get the fun started before you've even run the course! Purchase in advance and we’ll bundle them up ready for you with your t-shirt and drawstring bag. Make sure you get here 30 minutes before your race time to have fun at the Zumba warm up and paint party!

Balloon World

We’ve just heard that Balloon World in Addingham are going to create a wonderful race arch especially for us for you to start and finish your run!!! Balloons are latex, biodegradable and will be filled with air.

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