Inaugural Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend Blasts Off at Disneyland Resort this weekend!

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More than 23,000 runners from across the United States and 17 different countries are trekking to a galaxy far, far away for the debut of the Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend presented by Sierra Nevada Corporation at the Disneyland Resort this weekend. The new Star Wars-themed runDisney event will involve kids’ races, a 5K, a 10K and half marathon, plus several family-friendly events such as the Health & Fitness Expo and the Star Wars Wookiee Welcome Party.Among the runners are LA-area … [Read more...]




Central Florida Team Among 70 Teams Competing in Pop Warner Super Bowl at Disney

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Dr. Phillips Panthers reach National Championship event at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex for first time in nine seasonsThe Dr. Phillips Panthers (Dr. Phillips, Fla.) are among the 70 teams from across America who battled their way through regional competition to advance to the weeklong Pop Warner Super Bowl of youth football, which has produced many past and present NFL stars. National champions will be crowned in four divisions based on age and weight – Jr. Pee Wee (ages 8–11), Pee Wee … [Read more...]




First look at the All New 2015 Disney Princess Half Marathon Medals

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The collection of all new finisher medals for the sixth annual Disney Princess Half Marathon weekend were revealed this week. The collection includes medals for the Disney Princess Half Marathon, Disney Enchanted 10K and the Glass Slipper Challenge.With more than 26,000 runners participating in events throughout the weekend, Disney’s Princess Half Marathon Weekend presented by Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals has quickly become one of the largest women-specific endurance events in the … [Read more...]




The Walt Disney World Pro Soccer Classic Returns to ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in 2015

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Fans will get an up close and personal look at some of the nation’s top pro soccer teams during the Walt Disney World Pro Soccer Classic Feb. 1, 2015 – March 1, 2015 at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex.Entering its sixth year, Disney’s premier four-week soccer event is designed to boost interest in soccer throughout Central Florida and establish the area as a prime training and competition destination for professional soccer clubs. The event traditionally features eight pro teams – … [Read more...]




Orlando Classic at ESPN Wide World of Sports

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This Thanksgiving weekend, November 27-30, the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference once again hosts the Orlando Classic. If you're a college basketball fan, you'll want to make your way to the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort. Tennessee, Marquette, Georgia Tech, and Rhode Island will be joined by top challengers for the National Championship, Michigan State, and Kansas. This is the only pre-season tournament that can boast these matchups.If this is an event you … [Read more...]