Following Your Runner WDW Marathon Weekend PART II of III

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In Part II of our series on following your runner at Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend, Dave Aulen shares the strategy he perfected for following his wife Holly through the Magic Kingdom and Epcot without a car during two Goofy Challenges. Heeere’s Dave… I know what you’re thinking, “I didn’t choose to run this thing … Continue reading "Following Your Runner WDW Marathon Weekend PART II of III"
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Following Your Runner WDW Marathon Weekend PART I of III

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The excitement of a RunDisney race is not owned exclusively by the runners. Family and friends can also get in on the fun by following their runners along the course. Team AllEars runners look forward to finding their supporters on the course for that special photo at a special location, running supplies, a smile or … Continue reading "Following Your Runner WDW Marathon Weekend PART I of III"
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October Gut Check Time

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Welcome back to this edition of “Gut Check Time.” This service is brought to those of you who are about to take an amazing journey to Walt Disney World this January to run in your first runDisney event. I’m talking of course about the Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend that includes a 5K, Half Marathon, … Continue reading "October Gut Check Time"
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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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New Disneyland Race – the Tinker Bell 1/2 Marathon

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For several weeks the runDisney Facebook page has been teasing us with clues about a new Disney race. The clues have been pretty obscure, for example this was the first clue: Fantasia/Dumbo Dumbo:Tangled And this was another clue: Ronald Arthur Charles Secret decoder rings were no help here! But the wait is finally over, and … Continue reading "New Disneyland Race – the Tinker Bell 1/2 Marathon"
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Women Runners To Be Celebrated Amid Fairy Wings and Pixie Dust at Disney’s New Tinker Bell Race

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Jan. 2012 race weekend at Disneyland Resort is fifth runDisney event -and second showcasing women’s health, fitness and active lifestyles ANAHEIM, Calif. (April 19, 2011) – Building on the near-instant success of its Princess Half Marathon Weekend at Walt Disney World Resort, runDisney is staging a second women-specific race – the Tinker Bell Half Marathon … Continue reading "Women Runners To Be Celebrated Amid Fairy Wings and Pixie Dust at Disney’s New Tinker Bell 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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Disney’s Princess Half-Marathon Caps Weekend of events that draws event-record 22,000 participants to Walt Disney World Resort

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Jacksonville runner wins annual runDisney event LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – (Feb. 27, 2011) – Holding off challengers virtually the entire race Sunday, Jennifer Hanley-Pinto of Jacksonville, Fla. survived long enough to cross the finish line first to win Disney’s 2011 Princess Half Marathon at Walt Disney World Resort. Caitlin Latimer of Lexington, Ky. came … Continue reading "Disney’s Princess Half-Marathon Caps Weekend of events that draws event-record 22,000 participants to Walt Disney World Resort"
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Jeff Galloway: Olympian and Running Expert Joins runDisney Team as Official Training Consultant

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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (Sept. 2, 2010) – Jeff Galloway, one of America’s foremost marathon trainers, has been named the official training consultant to Disney’s series of endurance events, which has been rebranded runDisney. Galloway, a 1972 Olympian and founder of the popular Galloway Marathon Training Program, will offer his running and training expertise to … Continue reading "Jeff Galloway: Olympian and Running Expert Joins runDisney Team as Official Training Consultant"
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