runDisney has announced the themes for the 2024 Princess Half Marathon Weekend at Walt Disney World. It’s always exciting to see which Disney Princesses will be featured in each of the races so runners can get an idea of which of their favorites will be on the finisher medals. Those images are typically released as the races get closer.
Princess Half Marathon Weekend takes place from February 22–26, 2024, and general registration is set to open on June 20th, with Club runDisney (Gold & Platinum) opening on June 13, 2024. Registration for the Virtual Races will open on June 23rd.
The weekend kicks off with Ariel’s 5K on Friday, February 23rd. The 5K has a 3.1-mile course.
Make a splash in Part of Your World during Ariel’s 5K! Merfolk and land-dwellers unite in this fin-tastic race! When you can dash past the finish line, you’ll snag a beautiful medal that’ll get you beaming—and bragging. No matter how you cruise—legs, wheels, or even fins—this event honors your grit and determination to get where you want to go.runDisney
Rapunzel’s Tangled Up 10K has a 6.2-mile course with the race taking place on Saturday, February 24, 2024.
It’s time to let down your hair and race to new heights with Rapunzel in this Tangled Up 10K event. Celebrate what makes life so special—family, friends, and the freedom to be who you are. Your handsome prince of a reward? A medal like no other.runDisney
Tiana’s Almost There Half Marathon is 13.1 miles and is set to take place on Sunday, February 25, 2024.
Get your gumbo on and hop into Tiana’s Almost There Half Marathon, where you can chase dreams and savor every step on a course flavored with music and magic. And the medal you’ll earn is as beautiful as Tiana’s beloved beignets.runDisney
Finally, we have the Fairy Tale Challenge, which requires participation in both the 10K and Half Marathon, totaling 19.3 miles. Those who complete both the 10K and Half Marathon races on pace will earn three medals total; one for the 10K, one for the Half, and a Challenge medal as well.
Embrace the frosty thrill of the Disney Fairytale Challenge with Anna & Elsa! Conquer all races in this cool competition and earn a prestigious Queens’ royal medal. This icy accolade showcases Anna and Elsa in their adventurous outfits and regal ensembles. Do ‘The Next Right Thing’ and sign up today!runDisney
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