RunDisney – Beyond the Runner’s High

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Completing your first race, whether you are running a 5k or the Goofy Challenge (yes, it does happen), is a huge accomplishment.  Many runners will finish a race and feel a huge sense of accomplishment and what is known as a "runner's high. "  Endorphins that are triggered by such strenuous exercise can make even a painful run seem exciting and leave you anxious to register for your next race.But, for many of us, those big runDisney races are far, and few between.  While registration for … [Read more...]



runDisney New Race

RunDisney announced this afternoon on their facebook page that they will soon be announcing the newest runDisney race.  They left us with a 'riddle': There's a new runDisney race we wanted you to know about. We're very excited and we hope you'll run with us. Before long, we'll let everyone know the theme of our latest race. Want to know now? The answer lies within these words! To follow along, just look for the image below to solve race clues that reveal our newest race! Our first clue will be … [Read more...]



Wine and Dine Half Marathon Weekend – Registration is Now Open!

Disney Wine& Dine Half Marathon WeekendSetpember 30- October 1, 2011Imagine running through the Disney Parks – at night!  You’ll race under the stars and enjoy world class Disney entertainment all along the way.  The highlight of your dream run?  A special Epcot® afterparty!Registration is now open for the Half Marathon, Relay, 5K, and Kids’ Races!  Register for your dream run today! Check out the latest news on the run full of drinking, eating and fun… RUN … [Read more...]



The 2011 Princess Half Marathon Weekend Recap

This past weekend, 22,000 runners gathered in Orlando for the Princess Half Marathon weekend festivities.  Between the half marathon and the 5k, the children's races, and the health and fitness expo, families from all over the world came to participate in second of four runDisney endurance weekends in 2011.Of the 17,000 participants in the half marathon, the winner finished in1:22:50.  33-year old Jennifer Hanley-Pinto, of Jacksonville, FL, finished a mere 24 seconds in front the 2nd place … [Read more...]



Princess Half Marathon – Are You Running?

With just over a week until Disney's Princess Half Marathon Weekend, there is officially no more room for the half marathon.  In the past week, the Half Marathon reached capacity, but there still limited space (approximately 5%) for Beauty and the Beast's Royal Family 5k and the Royal Family Kids' Races.Although the weekend is primarily focused on women, including the expo, men are more than welcome to run and join co-ed race teams.  Unlike the Donald medal for January's Marathon weekend, … [Read more...]