Author Archives: Addie Clark

Racing Disney: Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend Special Ticket Events now available! PLUS – Medals revealed!

Hey there Main Streeters! Well, just two weeks ago I complained about not being able to see the medals for Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend and the lack of information regarding special ticket events like the Spectator Viewing Party and last week runDisney delivered just that! Now available through runDisney.com and Active is spots at the Spectator Viewing Party, VIP Runner’s Lounge, and Lunch n’ Learn events. Continue Reading

Racing Disney: Summer Training Tips

Hey there Main Streeters! With summer in full swing in most of the world, I’m here to offer you some of me and Catie’s best summer training tips to keep you in shape for those fall race weekends at the Disneyland and Walt Disney World Resorts. Keep in mind that we are not sports medicine professionals, these are just thing we’ve learned along the way of our running journeys. Run early (if you can): The cooles Continue Reading

Racing Disney: The Frustration of the Deafening Silence of runDisney

Hey there Main Streeters! Today, I wanted to discuss something that frustrates myself (and other runDisney participants) to no end: runDisney’s silence when it comes to certain things. High at the top of that list for me at the moment is the announcement of what the medals for the Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend races will look like. This is my first runDisney events in over 2 years and I’m very excited about Continue Reading

Racing Disney: Gone Dopey June Update

Hey there Main Streeters! Summer is in full swing and the Dopey Challenge Training plan officially starts next week, and while I’m adapting it to fit my other summer goals, it’s still a bit of a momentous occasion. It means that Dopey is getting closer and more real. As a matter of fact, it’s less than 200 days away. For those of you who have missed my previous updates, a quick catch up: I am a runner. But I Continue Reading

Racing Disney – Disneyland Races Get New Start Times!

Hey there Main Streeters! This week there was a small change made to the start times of the upcoming races at Disneyland, including the races in the Disneyland Half Marathon weekend and the races in the Super Heroes Weekend and I wanted to make sure you knew about them! In a change from past protocol, including the start times from last month’s Tinker Bell races, all the races at the Disneyland Resort will st Continue Reading

Five Easter Eggs in the Live Action Beauty and the Beast You Might Have Missed!

With Disney’s live action version of the animated classic Beauty and the Beast now available to own, I wanted to share some fun Easter Eggs with you to look for the next time you’re watching this new classic! The book Belle is returning in the opening number is “Romeo and Juliet”. This is the same book she reads Beast in the deleted musical sequence “Human Again”, which was adde Continue Reading

Racing Disney: Racing Disney: Previewing the Tinker Bell Half Marathon Weekend

This weekend, thousands of pixies will descend upon Anaheim for the Tinker Bell Half Marathon weekend at Disneyland Resort. Today, I wanted to take you through some of the highlights of the official event guide (which can be viewed in full here) The runDisney Health and Fitness Expo will take place in the Disneyland Hotel Exhibit Hall on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Thursday and Saturday. The expo opens at 10 Continue Reading

Racing Disney: Registration Dos and Don’ts – Princess Half Marathon 2018 Edition

Hey there Main Streeters! This Tuesday (as in tomorrow!) the 10th anniversary Princess Half Marathon Weekend will go on sale to the general public. This is always a very popular race weekend and I wanted to give you some registration pointers so that things go smoothly and you can get registered for all the events you want to run! Do: Plan to be on the site to register on the date and time it opens. These events Continue Reading

Racing Disney: Training and Racing in Inclement Weather (Spring Edition!)

Hey there Main Streeters! With much of the US heading toward spring and summer, I wanted to take a minute to give you some tips from me and Catie when it comes to running and training in inclement weather. Unfortunately, we don’t always get to race in perfect conditions. So only training when the weather outside is “nice” won’t actually serve you if you wake up on race day and it’s cold, raining, or worse Continue Reading

You Can Register NOW for the 2018 runDisney Star Wars Half Marathon – The Dark Side

Now through Sunday, April 30, 2017, you can guarantee your race registration and book your resort stay for the 2018 Star Wars Half Marathon – The Dark Side through Pirate and Mermaid Vacations. This special pre-sale lets you stay at the Walt Disney World owned resort of your choice and secure bibs for every member of your travel party before general registration opens. By taking advantage of this special Continue Reading

Racing Disney: ChEARing On Your Runner

Hey Main Streeters! This week I wanted to take a moment to talk about opportunities for spectators at races at both the Disneyland and Walt Disney World Resorts. Some quiet changes have been made to this recently by runDisney and I strive to bring you the most up-to-date information I can. Previously, runDisney had ChEAR Squad packages at three different levels available to interested spectators. Your package level Continue Reading