Celebrate Your Inner Princess with Chip and Co & Destinations in Florida at Disney’s Princess Half Marathon Weekend

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Who's ready to celebrate your inner princess at Disney's Princess Half Marathon Weekend? (me!)Starting June 11th you can sign up at runDisney to be apart of next year's event (yes, next year, it runs in early 2014). There are multiple races and events this year including TWO all new races. The Enchanted 10k and The Glass Slipper Challenge.Chip and Co. has partnered up with Destinations in Florida to bring you a deal that's fit for any princess, by sponsoring a team.We will be … [Read more...]





All new Dopey Challenge Among Dizzying Enhancements for 2014 WDW Marathon Weekend

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Four-race challenge will produce six-medal opportunity for runners; New Walt Disney World 10K expands weekend event to five days; popular Runner’s World Challenge returnsAfter celebrating its 20th anniversary earlier this year, the Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend presented by Cigna is getting even bigger next year and is offering runners another challenge that will be, well, Dopey.The 2014 Disney Marathon Weekend, Jan. 8-12, will expand to five days and will include a 10K, along with … [Read more...]





Disney Cruise Castaway Cay 5K

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If you are going on a Disney Cruise in the future and have a runner in your family or have always wanted to run a fun Disney 5k as a personal goal then the Castaway 5k is a PERFECT option for you.My husband Tim is not a big runner but wanted to run the Castaway 5k as a personal goal of his so we started looking into it. The 5k is completely FREE and you do not have to register ahead of time.All you need to do is pack your running shoes and keep an eye on your navigator that they place in … [Read more...]





Taking the Plunge…RunDisney!

If you decided to read on, perhaps you've been intrigued by the hype surrounding RunDisney.  Maybe you've seen ads, emails, photos, and videos promoting RunDisney events and in the back of your mind, you've always said, "maybe one day!".  Maybe you've thought that for like about 5 seconds before you come to your senses and start listing of an arsenal of reasons why you (of all people) have no business running, period.  Today I am here to help you stop that negative self talk and redirect your … [Read more...]





Marathon Training – Fuel Your Run

Talking to a friend who has been sick for several days, she mentioned that her doctors told her the sickness probably hit her harder than it should have because she had been dehydrated from her running and exercise regiment.  This conversation reminded me of a woman I met in a yoga class who bragged that she never fueled before or during her half marathons because she "wouldn't eat before noon."  While I understand that strong desire to be thin, common sense and proper nutrition are more … [Read more...]