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Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend 2016 Expo begins Wednesday and is free to public

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Walt Disney World is hosting its largest runDisney Health and Fitness Expo beginning today, January 6 -- and it's free and open to the public! The expo is part of Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend, runDisney's most extensive collection of races, which runs January 6 through 10. The expo takes place for four days at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex, and even the parking is free.
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What to know about traffic and crowds during Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend

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Planning to visit Walt Disney World this week, either as a day guest or during a multiday vacation? You probably already know this week is Marathon Weekend -- the largest runDisney event of the year -- at the resort. That doesn't necessarily mean you should avoid the theme parks, however, if you aren't participating. Here's what you need to know before you step foot on Disney property, though. Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend takes place Wednesday, Jan. 7, through Sunday, Jun. 11. The aspect that most affects visitors is not the crowds but rather the vehicular traffic around the various parks.
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Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend Medals Revealed

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This January runDisney celebrates the 10th anniversary of Goofy’s Race and a Half Challenge. Runners participate in the half marathon on Saturday and the marathon on Sunday, 39.3 miles over 2-days. Once they cross the finish line of the marathon, they not only receive a marathon medal, but they also earn the commemorative anniversary Goofy … Continue reading "Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend Medals Revealed"
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All New Medals for Runners at 2015 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend

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New medals include commemorative 10th anniversary Goofy’s Race and a Half Challenge medal; Registration now open for all weekend events LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (April 22, 2014) – Who couldn’t use some more bling? All new medals await runners who complete races in the 2015 Walt Disney Marathon Weekend presented by Cigna, January 7-11. Registration … Continue reading "All New Medals for Runners at 2015 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend"
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Entire family can participate at Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend and runDisney events

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As most runDisney fans know, registration opened this week for the 2014 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend, the group’s flagship event that will be held Jan. 8 to 12. Because the weekend has become so popular, runDisney announced it has added races and made changes to better accommodate the growing number of runners who routinely … Continue reading "Entire family can participate at Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend and runDisney events"
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Carey, Marini, Hoover, Astin, Zohn and Morasca Join Celebrity-Filled 20th Anniversary Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend

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Hollywood personalities are latest celebrities to join star-packed marathon weekend; The Biggest Loser host Alison Sweeney and ESPN radio personality Colin Cowherd already in the field; uniquely-designed commemorative race medal for every finisher LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (Aug. 16, 2012) – Several additional celebrities are joining in the fun of the 20th anniversary Walt Disney … Continue reading "Carey, Marini, Hoover, Astin, Zohn and Morasca Join Celebrity-Filled 20th Anniversary Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend"
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