Tag Archives: RunDisney

Treat Yourself to a Disney Princess-Inspired Petite Cake at Amorette’s Patisserie for a Limited Time


The pastry chefs at Amorette’s Patisserie have given their petite cakes the royal treatment in honor of the Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend that kicked off this morning with the 5K! Guests can pick up one of these Instagram-worthy princess-inspired cakes at the delicious French bakery in Disney Springs while supplies last! Source: @DisneySprings


Sneak Peek of 2018 Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend Merchandise


The 2018 Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend presented by Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals is just over a week away, returning to Walt Disney World Resort February 22 – 25, 2018. This year marks the 10th year of the royal celebration and Disney has created some magical, commemorative merchandise you don’t want to miss out on! Some […]


13,000+ Pounds of Clothing Donations Come from Walt Disney World Marathon Participants


If you’ve never participated in a runDisney marathon at Walt Disney World, you may not be aware of the many layers runners begin their day with. Temperatures can be so unpredictable in Central Florida, especially in the “winter” months. The marathons typically require participants to arrive on location somewhere in the neighborhood of 3-5:00 a.m. and even […]


Medals Revealed for 2018 Star Wars Half Marathon – The Dark Side


runDisney has released the slate of medals that runners can earn when the 2018 Star Wars Half Marathon – The Dark Side zooms into Walt Disney World in April. Many of the medals take their cue from some of the villains from the recent blockbuster film, Star Wars: The Last Jedi. For this year’s participants […]


The Walt Disney World Marathon: 25th Running


Over 25,000 runners descended upon the Epcot parking lot on the morning of January 7th, 2018. The 25th running of the Walt Disney World Marathon was met with huge excitement, and roughly 20,050 finishers crossed the finish line and earned themselves a unique 25th anniversary medal to commemorate the event. The Walt Disney World Marathon […]


Disney Marathon Victor is the First American to Win Since 2004


The annual Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend has come to a close, and the first person to cross the finish line is also the first American to do so since 2004. Nick Hilton, a 28-year-old from Tuscon, Arizona, is the official winner of the 2018 Walt Disney World Full Marathon. This wasn’t the first time […]


Special Discounts Being Offered to #WDWMarathon Participants at Disney Springs Through Jan. 7


Many Disney Springs retailers are offering discounts to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Walt Disney World Marathon! Take a peek at the flyer below and if you’re heading to the runDisney Health & Fitness Expo today, stop by the Disney Springs booth to pick up the participant discount and special offers guide. Simply show […]


First Ever runDisney Star Wars Virtual Half Marathon Announced for 2018


Fans of Star Wars and distance running alike will soon have the opportunity to combine them both in traditional runDisney fashion, without ever having to leave the house (if you own a treadmill, that is). It is a new year, and runDisney is offering a new option for those who want some Disney marathon action […]


Princess Half Marathon Weekend Medals for 2018 Races Revealed


Today, runDisney released a look at the medals for the 10th annual Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend, which is set to take place in February at Walt Disney World. This year’s Disney Princess 5K medal is inspired by Tangled and features Rapunzel swinging across the finish line. Runners completing the Disney Princess Enchanted 10K will […]


runDisney’s Problem on the West Coast


On March 14th, 2017 registration for the Star Wars Light Side Half Marathon weekend was supposed to take place. Quietly and surprisingly, runDisney announced just before the registration time that it had been postponed indefinitely. Runners were caught by surprise but not concerned at that time. Runners who had raced in the 2017 weekend were sent […]