Tag Archives: Sports

Inaugural Tower of Terror 10-Miler Crowns First Winners

Although we’ve covered many RunDisney events here on The Disney Blog in the past, this was the first event I personally attended. I was impressed with the amount of organization and the number of volunteers required for a race like … Continue reading

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Disneyland Greets Thousands in Half-Marathon, Event Highlights

Congratulations to the athletes and organizers of what sounds like another successful running of the Disneyland Resort Half Marathon. More than 17,000 registered runners, including actor Sean Astin (The Goonies, Rudy, The Lord of the Rings), traveled down Route 66 … Continue reading

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Orlando’s MLS Dream

Orlando City Soccer looks to be on the fast track to joining the MLS. The league and local officials have actually been meeting for months looking for ways to make it happen. One major obstacle stands in the way, a … Continue reading

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Disneyland Fetes USA Volleyball Team Prior to London Olympics

Disneyland knows how to do celebrations right. Even though it was the resort’s birthday yesterday, they took the time to honor and celebrate USA Volleyball with a festive cavalcade down Main Street, U.S.A. The patriotic tribute celebrated two Anaheim-based teams … Continue reading

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“Just Keep Swimming” – Pixar and Disney joins with USA Swimming to promote Swimming

Disney and Pixar are using the occasion of Finding Nemo’s theatrical 3D release to join forces with USA Swimming to promote their website SwimToday. It doesn’t hurt that the Olympics are right around the corner either. It’s corny, but it’s … Continue reading

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