Run Or Dye

Sounds simple enough. Run around Hamilton’s Bayfront Park to raise funds for Hamilton Children’s Hospital Foundation, have people throw multi-coloured powder on you, and look like a walking kaleidoscope. Hundreds turned out Saturday morning for a new twist on a standard money raiser. Here’s a look at what went down. – Barry Gray

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Hamilton. Ontario, Saturday, September 13,2014 - Run or Dye event held at Bayfront Park in Hamilton Saturday, a fundraiser for McMaster Children's Hospital Foundation. Hundreds of runners turned out on a wet morning to get coloured and have some fun along the way.  Rachel Elliott spreads some coloured powder from on high. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Saturday, September 13,2014 – Run or Dye event held at Bayfront Park in Hamilton Saturday, a fundraiser for McMaster Children’s Hospital Foundation. Hundreds of runners turned out on a wet morning to get coloured and have some fun along the way. Rachel Elliott spreads some coloured powder from on high. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Saturday, September 13,2014 - Run or Dye event held at Bayfront Park in Hamilton Saturday, a fundraiser for McMaster Children's Hospital Foundation. Hundreds of runners turned out on a wet morning to get coloured and have some fun along the way. Megan Alcock and Tiffany Orvis, from Brantford, get in the spirit of things. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Saturday, September 13,2014 – Run or Dye event held at Bayfront Park in Hamilton Saturday, a fundraiser for McMaster Children’s Hospital Foundation. Hundreds of runners turned out on a wet morning to get coloured and have some fun along the way. Megan Alcock and Tiffany Orvis, from Brantford, get in the spirit of things. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Saturday, September 13,2014 - Run or Dye event held at Bayfront Park in Hamilton Saturday, a fundraiser for McMaster Children's Hospital Foundation. Hundreds of runners turned out on a wet morning to get coloured and have some fun along the way. Kristel Fralick is all smiles, and colours, after the run. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Saturday, September 13,2014 – Run or Dye event held at Bayfront Park in Hamilton Saturday, a fundraiser for McMaster Children’s Hospital Foundation. Hundreds of runners turned out on a wet morning to get coloured and have some fun along the way. Kristel Fralick is all smiles, and colours, after the run. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Saturday, September 13,2014 - Run or Dye event held at Bayfront Park in Hamilton Saturday, a fundraiser for McMaster Children's Hospital Foundation. Hundreds of runners turned out on a wet morning to get coloured and have some fun along the way. Brian Binns, left, and Ashley Denwood strike a colourful pose. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Saturday, September 13,2014 – Run or Dye event held at Bayfront Park in Hamilton Saturday, a fundraiser for McMaster Children’s Hospital Foundation. Hundreds of runners turned out on a wet morning to get coloured and have some fun along the way. Brian Binns, left, and Ashley Denwood strike a colourful pose. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Saturday, September 13,2014 - Run or Dye event held at Bayfront Park in Hamilton Saturday, a fundraiser for McMaster Children's Hospital Foundation. Hundreds of runners turned out on a wet morning to get coloured and have some fun along the way. Participants gets their hands in the air at a post run dance party. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

Hamilton. Ontario, Saturday, September 13,2014 – Run or Dye event held at Bayfront Park in Hamilton Saturday, a fundraiser for McMaster Children’s Hospital Foundation. Hundreds of runners turned out on a wet morning to get coloured and have some fun along the way. Participants gets their hands in the air at a post run dance party. Photo by: Barry Gray, The Hamilton Spectator.

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