The Most Magical 48.6 Miles on Earth

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The Annual Walt Disney World Marathon, which carries you through all four theme parks opened today for the general public (originally opened for early registration to DVC Members and AP holders) One of the many events you can register for that weekend is the Dopey Challenge, also known as The Most Magical 48.6 Miles on Earth. Runners of the Dopey Challenge push themselves through 4 days of running to earn a coveted, limited edition medal. How coveted ? The Dopey Challenge sold out in a matter of … [Read more...]

Transitions Optical will Sponsor Some Upcoming Events at the Walt Disney World Resort

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Transitions Optical, has inked a deal with Walt Disney World Resort to be a sponsor of some upcoming events at Epcot.The new sponsorship agreement will encourage wearers of prescription eyeglass lenses to enhance their visual experiences and enjoy all of the sights in their lives, with Transitions adaptive lenses™.Throughout the year, Transitions Optical will be a sponsor at the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival as well as the Disney Sports runDisney series, the Epcot … [Read more...]

runDisney New Packet Pick Up Procedures


Recently runDisney announced some changed to their packet pick up for race events. In previous events you could designate someone to pick up your race day packet as long as they had the proper documentation. The new policy put a stop to this and stated that only the runner could pick up their packet. There seems to a big problem with people buying bibs in runDisney events that get sold out and then selling them after market for a large profit, Disney wanted to put a stop to this. This caused a … [Read more...]

Disney’s Avengers Assembled in Less Than 2 Hours !


Disney's Inaugural run Avengers Super Heroes Half Marathon Weekend sold out in less than 2 hours. The Avengers Half Marathon, Avengers 5 k and even the runDisney Kids' Races are all sold out. At the time of this writing the Pasta in the Park is at 93%. This seemed to be a very hot race, as it steps away from the "normal" Disney race by bringing the Marvel heroes into it. It will also count for your Coast to Coast medal.AVENGERS ASSEMBLE ! Registration opens to the general public for the … [Read more...]

Avengers Assemble ! Registration Opens


AVENGERS ASSEMBLE ! Registration opens to the general public for the inaugural  Avengers Super Heroes Half Marathon Weekend.  It started at Noon Eastern today, registration will be available for everyone that didn't get in one early registration. I have a feeling this registration will go as fast as Iron Man on a mission. Not sure if this is a runDisney event you are interested in, here's the info on your mission.Are you one of the ones willing to join Earth's Mightiest Heroes on the most … [Read more...]