Tag Archives: RunDisney

Runner Dies After Participating in the Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon

According to the Orlando Sentinel, a runner collapsed near the finish line of the Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon on Sunday, November 5, 2017, and passed away later that same day. The runner’s identity and the details of their death have not been disclosed. Walt Disney World spokeswoman Jacquee Wahler said, “We offer our sincerest […]

Bus Transportation Will be Provided From runDisney Expo Directly to Disney Springs This Weekend

Disney has just announced that they will be providing bus transportation from this weekend’s runDisney Expo at ESPN’s Wide World of Sports Complex straight to Disney Springs providing guests who don’t have a vehicle a much easier option. See the tweet below for specific times. NEW―Catch a directly to #DisneySprings from the @runDisney expo! Departing […]

runDisney Releases 2018-2019 Event Calendar

Today, runDisney extended it’s calendar, announcing more of its 2018 and some of its 2019 events. The new races announced include: 2018 Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend November 1-4, 2018 (on sale March 13, 2018) 2019 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend January 9-13, 2019 (on sale April 17, 2018) 2019 Disney Princes Half […]

The Disney Fall Feast 5K Course Will Bring Runners Through Pandora – The World of Avatar

runDisney recently released the course map for the Disney Fall Feast 5K, which takes place on November 3, 2017. According to the course map, this will be the first runDisney event that’ll bring runners right under the floating mountains of Pandora at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. The Disney Fall Feast 5K is unfortunately already sold out, […]

Disney Rumor Round Up October 2017

Welcome to another edition of Disney Rumor Round Up! You can check out the September installment here. Disclaimer: any rumors mentioned in this article may not ever happen. Magic Kingdom   Nothing new on the Magic Kingdom front. Construction is set to begin soon on the new theater that will be located just off Main Street in […]

2018 runDisney Races at Disneyland Have Been Canceled

After much speculation, runDisney has confirmed that all half marathons and other races set to take place at the Disneyland Resort beyond next month’s Super Heroes Half Marathon Weekend will not happen. Several months ago, runDisney postponed registration for the Light Side Star Wars event scheduled in January, leading to much social media discussion about […]

13.1 Reasons to Run a runDisney Half Marathon

Do you know you have the opportunity to run through the Disney theme parks and resorts at Disneyland, Walt Disney World, and Disneyland Paris? And I don’t mean running from attraction to attraction to make it to your next FastPass, but running in an official race event? Nearly 25 years ago Walt Disney World hosted […]

Medals Revealed for 2018 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend

2018 marks the 25th anniversary of Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend! runDisney has released images of all the medals that can be earned in their biggest race weekend of the season and there are still limited spaces available for select races if you still want to register for the ‘most magical race on earth!’ The […]

2017 runDisney Virtual Running Shorts Review

In 2016 runDisney started something new that they had never done before, a virtual race and running series. Many organizations large and small have done virtual races which typically benefit a charity. A virtual race is something you can usually do on your own time, in a location that suits you, and without any major […]

Super Heroes Half Marathon Weekend Medals Revealed

Today, runDisney released a look at the medals for the 2017 Super Heroes Half Marathon Weekend set to take place this November at the Disneyland Resort. Each of the medals features a salute to one of Marvel’s many popular super heroes. Runners participating in the Spider-Man 5K will earn this medal worthy of your friendly […]