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Travel Around the World with the runDisney Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend Medals

Travel Around the World with the runDisney Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend Medals 1 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Sarah Harris Pack your bags and grab your suitcase as we travel around our world for the start of the Walt Disney World Resort race season! The 2017 Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend presented by MISFIT medals have arrived, taking inspiration and elements from the upcoming Epcot International Food & Wine Festival and featuring fun travel-themed designs like Continue Reading

Racing Disney: Summer Training Tips

Racing Disney: Summer Training Tips 2 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

Racing Disney: The Frustration of the Deafening Silence of runDisney 5 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

Spotify Running Playlists for Your Summer runDisney Training

Spotify Running Playlists for Your Summer runDisney Training 8 Turn your training up a notch this summer with one of our running playlists on Spotify. We teamed up with our friends at Walt Disney Records to create customized playlists for runDisney races. Find your favorite playlist to give you that extra step of motivation in your next race! Our newest playlist for the Virtual Running Shorts Series features some fun summer beats to get you through those dog days of summer tra Continue Reading

See The 2017 Disneyland Paris – Val d’Europe Half Marathon Weekend Medals

See The 2017 Disneyland Paris – Val d’Europe Half Marathon Weekend Medals 10 By Darrell Fry, Sports Media Director, Walt Disney World Resort Just a couple of weeks ago we told you about all the new events coming to Disneyland Paris – Val d’Europe Half Marathon Weekend. Today we’re thrilled to share even more exciting details with a first-look at this year’s race medals! First up we have the runDisney Kids Races medallion, featuring Mickey Mouse! Followed by the 5K medal, inspired b Continue Reading

Racing Disney: Gone Dopey June Update

Racing Disney: Gone Dopey June Update 12 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!

Racing Disney - Disneyland Races Get New Start Times! 15 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

Racing Disney: Tinker Bell Half Marathon Recap

Racing Disney: Tinker Bell Half Marathon Recap 18 By TMSM Racing Disney Guest Blogger Catie Neal The alarms began to ring on the morning of the half at 3:30 AM. On this day, we all seemed to hop up with the first alarm! Outfits had been laid out the night before with a few minor tweaks taking place in the hotel room. We all took our turns in the bathroom, downed our pre-race fuel, and got ready for the walk to the start line. Since our hotel is only about a block Continue Reading

Racing Disney: Tinker Bell 10K Recap

Racing Disney: Tinker Bell 10K Recap 25 By TMSM Racing Disney Guest Blogger Catie Neal The first alarm went off at 3:30 AM. I don’t really think any of us started moving with that one. The second one started ringing around 3:35 AM and that’s when we started climbing out of bed. Four women getting ready in one hotel room for a race takes some skill. Of course our outfits were all laid out the night before so all we had to do was put them on. However, Continue Reading

Racing Disney: Neverland 5K Recap

Racing Disney: Neverland 5K Recap 31 By TMSM Racing Disney Guest Blogger Catie Neal Race morning started out like all other runDisney events – EARLY! This race actually starts at 5:00 AM instead of the usual 5:30 AM. Mom and I laid out our outfits the night before and set our alarm for nice and early (3:45 AM) in order to catch an ART shuttle to the start line from our hotel. We had decided a few weeks prior that we were just going to recycle our o Continue Reading

Racing Disney: The Tinkerbell Weekend Controversy

Racing Disney: The Tinkerbell Weekend Controversy 36 “The Never Land 5K Highlights: 5K course through the Disneyland® Resort; Disney Characters and Entertainment on-course…” Runners expected the typical runDisney experience based on this blurb on runDisney’s website. They expected character stops on the course, an experience unique to runDisney. But they didn’t get it. There were no character stops during the Never Land 5K this weekend at Disneyland R Continue Reading