Registration Opens Tomorrow for the 2016 Star Wars Half Marathon

Feel the power of the Force with the inaugural Star Wars™ Half Marathon – The Dark Side! You'll be running on Darth Vader's turf with the Emperor's white uniformed stormtroopers cheering you on the way. The Galactic Empire's Sith Lord has a weekend of powerful surprises in store including spectacular runs, special events, entertainment and much, much more!More about the event:It is a weekend of galactic fun and fantastic runs during the Inaugural Star Wars Half Marathon – The Dark … [Read more...]

Top 10 Reasons to Take a Fall Disney Vacation to Walt Disney World

Wondering when to take your next Walt Disney World Vacation? I recommend going in the Fall! This is my favorite time of year in Florida, and the Parks have so much to offer from September to November. Extend your summer vacation with a Disney trip! Here are the top 10 reasons you should take a Fall Disney World vacation:10. Nice weather - The autumn temps are still hot enough to go to the water parks such as Typhoon Lagoon, but not so hot that you are uncomfortable. In October we are … [Read more...]

Southern California Man Made it to the Winners Circle at the Disneyland Half Marathon

James Lander from Fullerton, Calif. ran and won his first runDisney race this morning at the 10th annual Disneyland Half Marathon presented by Cigna. He led beat 15,000 runners and crossed the finish line more than six minutes ahead of the second place winner from Sao Paulo, Brazil, 35-year-old Valdir Aparecido Bueno. Lander, 36, used to stand on the sidelines and watch his wife run multiple runDisney races but decided this time, he wanted to get in on the action. So he did. And won, finishing … [Read more...]

Star Wars Half Marathon – The Dark Side is coming to Walt Disney World Resort!

runDisney is summoning the Force today to announce another Star Wars-inspired intergalactic journey, this time to the dark side.The “Star Wars Half Marathon – the Dark Side” enters the galaxy April 14-17, 2016, at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida and pays homage to the dark side forces of the Star Wars universe. This new race follows the debut of the popular Star Wars-themed race at Disneyland Resort, which will return in January as the “Star Wars Half Marathon – the Light Side”.“Ever … [Read more...]

Inaugural Disneyland Paris Half Marathon To Feature Weekend Full of Family-Friendly Experiences

The new Disneyland Paris Half Marathon Weekend will be a three-day race weekend that includes a variety of events for runners and fans to experience the theme parks like never before when it debuts in the City of Light on Sept. 23-25, 2016.The inaugural race weekend in Paris will include fun kids’ races for children of all ages, a 5K course through Disneyland Paris and a scenic half-marathon course through two Disneyland Paris theme parks and the countryside villages that surround the Disney … [Read more...]

Southern California’s Lenore Moreno Shatters Tinker Bell Half Marathon Record at Disneyland Resort

Pixie power and persistence pushed Lenore Moreno to smash a race record by almost 9 minutes in the fourth annual Tinker Bell Half Marathon presented by PANDORA Jewelry at Disneyland Resort. Looking much like a pixie herself, the five-foot, 24-year-old West Covina, Calif. resident flew by her competition, finishing in a mere 1:15:55. The former race record was 1:24:11. She was also nearly nine minutes ahead of second-place finisher Ann Mazur of Charlottesville, VA (1:24:10). Anne-Marie Nuno of … [Read more...]

New Balance releases new Tinker Bell Shoe

Add some magic to your run! We’re excited to reveal the newest addition to the New Balance runDisney Collection, the Fresh Foam Tinker Bell Boracay, which will be available at the Tinker Bell Half Marathon Weekend presented by PANDORA jewelry. Inspired by our favorite fairy, the Fresh Foam Tinker Bell Boracay balances the green and yellow colors of Tinker Bell with the neutral cushioning of our Fresh Foam Boracays to make sure you look good while you leave your opponents in the (pixie) … [Read more...]

New Ultimate Adventure for 2015 Avengers Super Heroes Half Marathon Weekend at Disneyland

Runners looking to put their Super Hero powers to the test during the Avengers Super Heroes Half Marathon Weekend will have a cool, new 19.3-mile adventure awaiting them this year.When registration for the race weekend opens April 7, runners can sign up for the new Infinity Gauntlet Challenge – running the recently-added Captain America 10K and the Avengers Super Heroes Half Marathon on consecutive days during the three-day race weekend,, November 13-15, 2015, at Disneyland Resort in … [Read more...]

Register and Book Wine & Dine Marathon Weekend Today!

Countdown is on for the Wine & Dine Marathon Registration! Ready... Get Set.... REGISTER!!! With the way these Registrations have been filling up, you better be ready! Registration starts TODAY at 11:00am CST, So that is 12:00 pm (Noon) Eastern Standard time! Get ready to book your desired race! Plenty of options to chose from, with an awesome After Party following the Half Marathon! After you get all set and registered for the race or races... Now what?My friends and I at World of Magic … [Read more...]

5 Reasons to RunDisney

To most of us, there is nothing like driving through those beautiful arches that say "Walt Disney World" with our favorite Characters. The tear of joy you get when you see the Castle, the excitement when you (now) see the Chinese Theater, or adventure as you walk around the World or Tree of Life. Some of us get that same feeling of joy, energy and freedom as we walk, jog or run. It makes us feel empowered, we are capable of anything. We can take of on the world. So why not have that feeling and … [Read more...]