2019 Walt Disney World Marathon Medals Revealed!

The finisher medals for the 2019 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend presented by Cigna were revealed today, with several new designs and a few surprises.

For starters, beginning in 2019, participants in the runDisney Kids’ Dashes and One-Mile Run will earn a unique medallion for each event. This year’s designs spotlight Mickey and Pluto.

The Walt Disney World 5K medal will sport a fresh design of Oswald the Lucky Rabbit, who is featured for the first time in a race medal.

Disney Marathon Medal

The Walt Disney World Marathon medal rewards those who complete the 26.2-mile course with a fleet-footed Mickey Mouse, “spinning” in the middle.

For those runners who take on the extra challenge of multiple races, there are several special medals. The Dopey Challenge medal, awarded to those who finish the 5K, 10K, Half Marathon and Walt Disney World® Marathon on back-to-back days, features its namesake dwarf. Goofy’s Race and a Half Challenge medal, with a spinning Goofy center, rewards those who run 39.3 miles — the Half Marathon plus the full Marathon.

Those who  combine  a 5K or longer race during the 2019 Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend with a Castaway Cay 5K the following week earn the special Disney Castaway Cay Challenge medal.

Disney Marathon Medals

Slots still remain in some race events so check out the official website to find out more and to register.

What’s it like to participate in these races? You can read first-hand reports by AllEars.Net’s Laura Gilbreath and Lee Zimmerman HERE.

Will you be running in any of the 2019 Walt Disney World Marathon races? Let us know in the comments below.



Debra Martin Koma wrote about food, travel and lifestyle issues for a number of local and national publications before she fell in love with Walt Disney World on her first visit — when she was 34! She's returned to her Laughing Place more times than she can count in the ensuing years, and enthusiastically shares her passion with readers of AllEars.Net and AllEars®. Deb also co-authored (along with Deb Wills) PassPorter's Open Mouse for Walt Disney World and the Disney Cruise Line, a travel guide designed for all travelers to Walt Disney World who may require special attention, from special diets to mobility issues.

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