Walt Disney World probably feels a little busier this weekend as tens of thousands of runners and their families will descend on the resort to participate in the annual runDisney event. Between all the races, more than 60,000 people will race through the resort’s iconic… Read More »2020 Walt Disney World Marathon weekend kicks off
The first big runDisney event of the year is always the Walt Disney World Marathon. In 2020 it is being held January 8 – 12 and involves a weekend with four major races (five if you’ve booked a Disney cruise after your race) and a… Read More »Walt Disney World Marathon – how to plan your weekend if you’re not running
When you visit Walt Disney World for a runDisney weekend, be sure to pack a positive attitude and options for running in multiple weather conditions, because if there’s one thing true about Central Florida, the weather is a bit unpredictable. After that the biggest question… Read More »Picking the best resort for your Walt Disney World runDisney weekend
The Walt Disney World marathon weekend is always a big occasion. The route runs through all five parks and the course atmosphere often feels like a party with costumed guests, characters meet and greets, and music groups to provide entertainment. This weekend marked the 25th… Read More »25th Anniversary of Walt Disney World Marathon features rare win by American runner
This was Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend and as always it’s full of people doing inspirational things. I’ve lost count of the great stories I’ve seen on Facebook and Twitter. To me it doesn’t matter if someone is trying to just lose weight and running… Read More »Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend sees first robotic exoskeleton runner participant
Congratulations to all the Walt Disney World marathon weekend participants. Other than a little rain interrupting the half-marathon, it sounds like it was a successful weekend. I snuck into EPCOT to watch the last few runners complete the marathon yesterday and felt so inspired by… Read More »Brazilian runner wins third straight Walt Disney World Marathon
You just ran the 2015 Walt Disney World Marathon, what are you going to do next? If you answered “go on a Disney cruise?” then you might be interested in this new promotion for runDisney participants. Runners who take part in the 2015 Walt Disney… Read More »Disney Cruise Line Looks to Extend Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend for Runners
The annual Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend is finally upon us, and there’s plenty of new merchandise and memorabilia to stock up on while you’re there, including t-shirts, designer bags, Vinylmation figurines, and brand new New Balance shoes.
First up are the t-shirts, which are a yearly favorite. This year’s selection will include “I Did It” tees with a course map on the back, as well as a “Coast to Coast Challenge” variety.