runDisney has revealed the finisher medals for the final race weekend of the 2023-2024 season, the 2024 runDisney Springtime Surprise Weekend. The event dates for this race are April 18-21, 2024, and will see the return of event favorites such as the 10-Miler distance and early morning yoga, as well as an all-new event, the runDisney Springtime Surprise Splash.
Take a look at the finisher medals that will be waiting for participants at the finish line:
Take flight for the first event of the race weekend with the Neverland 5K! Join favorite characters from Disney Animation’s Peter Pan for a magical 3.1-mile run that will take you toward the second star to the right and straight on ’til morning to find the finish line and this beautiful finisher medal.runDisney
The finish line must be explored as you set out on an exhilarating 6.2-mile race inspired by Disney and Pixar’s Up for the Adventure Is Out There 10K. Encounter some beloved characters like Russell, Dug, Carl, and even Kevin as you earn this finisher medal.runDisney
It’s the ‘mane’ event for the weekend – the Hakuna Matata 10-Miler, an epic running journey inspired by Disney Animation’s The Lion King. Join Simba, Timon, and Pumbaa on this roaring run, where the spirit of the Circle of Life will guide you to the finish line to pick up this finisher medal.runDisney
Up for an out-of-this-world challenge? Say aloha to Stitch’s ‘Ohana Challenge, inspired by Disney Animation’s Lilo & Stitch, where completing all the runDisney Springtime Surprise Weekend races—5K, 10K, and 10-Miler—earns you not just bragging rights, but this special finisher medal.runDisney
For an even more event weekend adventure, start with a little pre-race stretch at runDisney Springtime Surprise Yoga, returning to Disney’s Hollywood Studios. It’s a star-studded early morning perfect for balancing your mind, body, and spirit ahead of a run-filled weekend. Limited spots remain, so head to runDisney.com to reserve your mat.
End your race weekend with a SPLASH and dive into an evening of celebration and thrills during the all-new runDisney Springtime Surprise Splash at Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park. After a weekend full of magical miles, enjoy your favorite water attractions (at night!) with shorter wait times, delicious sips and eats, and more – a splashing way to end your race weekend! Watch the video below to learn more!
Don’t forget that you can also join the runDisney Springtime Surprise fun virtually. Bring the magic home and run on your chosen course during the Virtual 2024 runDisney Springtime Surprise Weekend. From 3.1 to 19.3 miles, explore one-of-a-kind race options for a runDisney adventure, wherever you are
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