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The Quad Cities got splashed with color at Bettendorf 5k

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Quad City residents got colorful at the first annual Color the Quads 5k in Bettendorf.

On Saturday, June 1 runners got pelted with food-colored corn starch as they made their way through the course. All participants were invited to the Tri-City Electric after-party after completing the race.

The 2013 Color the Quads benefits the YMCA Youth solutions/Camp Abe Lincoln and the Children’s Therapy Center of the Quad Cities.

News 8 viewers shared their photos from Saturday's colorful experience.