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WDW 2012 Marathon Weekend – The Marathon Relay

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If you don’t care about the new Walt Disney World Marathon Relay, stop reading now. 🙂 When they announced the new Marathon Relay race last year we were very interested, and signed up. But there was very little information on how it was going to work…and as time went on, not much new information was … Continue reading "WDW 2012 Marathon Weekend – The Marathon Relay"
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The Inaugural Chip & Dale Marathon Relay: A Review Part 2

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Michelle: Starting Leg 2 Leg 1 runners came in off of the main road towards the Relay Exchange area and after meeting them, Leg 2 runners did a hairpin turn and moved back out onto the road, where we met the marathon runners at mile 13.1. After I ran over the chip-timing mat to signify … Continue reading "The Inaugural Chip & Dale Marathon Relay: A Review Part 2"
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The Inaugural Chip & Dale Marathon Relay: A Review Part 1

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Disney inaugural races are difficult to resist. First, there is the thrill of the unknown”¦the promise of a new course through one or more theme parks. Second is the bling…that new race medal, which few Disney running fans can resist. These are powerful motivators, so when the new Chip and Dale Half Marathon Relay was … Continue reading "The Inaugural Chip & Dale Marathon Relay: A Review Part 1"
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WDW 2012 Marathon Weekend – Part 2

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The Inaugural Walt Disney World Marathon Relay is in the books! Lee and I both had really good runs – he finished his half in 2:13:02, and I finished my half in 2:30:33. They also counted the 3:17 we spent in the transition area, so our total time was 4:46:51. I was thrilled that it … Continue reading "WDW 2012 Marathon Weekend – Part 2"
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Celebrities and Wounded Veterans Join Record Disney Marathon Weekend

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19th annual runDisney event to include new marathon relay option and commemorative 15th anniversary half marathon medal; weekend field to top 56,000 Lake Buena Vista, Fla. (Jan. 3, 2012) – Reality TV stars and wounded military soldiers are expected to be part of the more than 56,000 runners participating in the Walt Disney World Marathon … Continue reading "Celebrities and Wounded Veterans Join Record Disney Marathon Weekend"
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2011 Disneyland Half Marathon – Race Day

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The 2011 Disneyland Half Marathon started bright and early at 6:00 a.m. on Sunday, September 4. The nice thing about the Disneyland race as opposed to the Disney World races is that most of the hotels (certainly all of the Disney hotels) is within walking distance of the start, so you don’t have to get … Continue reading "2011 Disneyland Half Marathon – Race Day"
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2011 Disneyland Expo and Star Tours 5K

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The first event of Disneyland’s Half Marathon Weekend each year is the Health and Fitness Expo, which takes place on Friday and Saturday. It’s held at the Disneyland Hotel. We actually pick up our registration packets downstairs, in what is usually a parking garage. I always get a kick out of the race track-striped carpet … Continue reading "2011 Disneyland Expo and Star Tours 5K"
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New Walt Disney World Marathon Relay Race

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Just after this year’s Walt Disney World Marathon weekend in January, Disney announced some of the details of next year’s event – one of which was a new race – the Marathon Relay. A marathon without having to run a full 26.2 miles? Isn’t THAT an intriguing idea! It was a little frustrating, though because … Continue reading "New Walt Disney World Marathon Relay Race"
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New Relay and Medal Await Runners at the Walt Disney World Marathon

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Registration Now Open for all 2012 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend Events Lake Buena Vista, FL (March 15, 2011) – Registration for the Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend presented by CIGNA opens today and two new features — a relay option and a new medal — await runners who sign up this year for the … Continue reading "New Relay and Medal Await Runners at the Walt Disney World Marathon"
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Coast-to-Coast Challenge Report: Part I Before the Race

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Within the last several years the relatively new runDisney brand has offered running enthusiasts the opportunity to achieve what is referred to as Coast-to-Coast Challenge status. The Coast-to-Coast Challenge offers runners a chance to earn a special medal depicting the famous Partners statue seen in the Magic Kingdom and in Disneyland. This medal is achieved … Continue reading "Coast-to-Coast Challenge Report: Part I Before the Race"
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