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Where in the World Challenge 208

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As I’m typing this, I’m in Disney’s Fort Wilderness resort! But when you read it, I’ll be home. Come on, feel a little bad for me. Sniffle…. 🙁 Anyway, I have lots of new photos for Where in the World including this week! In fact, my husband got into the spirit of things and took … Continue reading "Where in the World Challenge 208"
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2017 Disneyland Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend – Part 3, Half Marathon

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Sunday – January 15, Star Wars Half Marathon We’d scheduled a wakeup call for 4:00 – but we never got it. Fortunately Lee is a “belt-and-suspenders” guy and had also set the alarm on his iPhone, so we were still up at 4:00. Since we knew from the day before that security wasn’t going to … Continue reading "2017 Disneyland Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend – Part 3, Half Marathon"
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2017 Disneyland Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend – Part 1, Expo

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For the third year Lee and I participated in the 10K and half marathon races at Disneyland’s Star Wars Half Marathon. Or Star Wars Half Marathon – the Light Side as they now call it, to distinguish it from the Star Wars Half Marathon – the Dark Side at Walt Disney World. 🙂 Unlike previous … Continue reading "2017 Disneyland Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend – Part 1, Expo"
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The Power of the Force: California Native Celebrates Victory at Star Wars Half Marathon — The Light Side

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More than 17,000 California runners were part of the 35,000 participants that joined the Rebel Alliances at Disneyland Resort in the third annual Star Wars Half Marathon - The Light Side. The race weekend featured several intergalactic family-friendly events, including a three-day runDisney Health and Fitness Expo, runDisney Kids Races, the Star Wars 5K, the Star Wars 10K and the Star Wars Half Marathon - The Light Side. Adam Roach of Pebble Beach, Calif., conquered the galaxy in the Star Wars Half Marathon on Sunday, crossing the finish line at 1:10:31. Jennifer Brill, 27, of Washington D.C., was the female winner on Sunday with a time of 1:24:15. Many half marathon runners will be on their way to Florida in April for the Star Wars - The Dark Side Half Marathon Weekend, in their quest to complete the Kessel Run Challenge.
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Light Side Race Registration Begins June 14

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General registration for the events of the 2017 "Star Wars – The Light Side" Half Marathon Weekend at Disneyland opens on Tuesday, June 14 at noon eastern time. Events will take place the weekend of January 13-15, 2017 and include the half marathon, 10K, 5K, and Kids Races, as well as the Rebel Challenge for … Continue reading "Light Side Race Registration Begins June 14"
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2016 Disneyland Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend – Part 1

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January 2016 – time for the second annual Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend at Disneyland. I thought last year’s inaugural event was an unqualified success so I was interested in seeing what changes they might make this year. I’m happy to report that it was still a great event, and has firmly solidified its position … Continue reading "2016 Disneyland Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend – Part 1"
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Nick Arciniaga Wins Star Wars Half Marathon at Disneyland Resort

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Arciniaga Conquers the Galaxy Again at Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend at Disneyland Resort Second Star Wars Half Marathon victory for Arciniaga; Fellow Olympics hopeful Annie Bersagel is female winner; Event was first of four runDisney events at Disneyland Resort this year; More than 30,000 runners started races during the four-day event weekend ANAHEIM, Calif. … Continue reading "Nick Arciniaga Wins Star Wars Half Marathon at Disneyland Resort"
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Trip Planning for a runDisney Race Weekend

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In response to one of my recent half marathon blogs, Kristyn sent this comment: Enjoy your RunDisney posts. I am looking for recommendations on two topics if you can help me, Laura. I am doing my first event this fall at Wine and Dine. Can you do a blog on how you prepare for a … Continue reading "Trip Planning for a runDisney Race Weekend"
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2015 Inaugural Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend – Half Marathon Recap

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Sunday, January 18 The alarm again went off at 3:30. This is starting to seem normal. That worries me. As usual, we had a light breakfast. Lee was unhappy to discover that, while we had started with two packets of coffee in our Studio, the remaining one was decaf. An uncaffeinated Lee is not a … Continue reading "2015 Inaugural Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend – Half Marathon Recap"
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