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[9 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]
Disney to Live Stream the Walt Disney World Half Marathon and Full Marathon

The 2015 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend is off and running.
So far runners have participated in the Family Fun Run 5K on Thursday morning and the Walt Disney World 10K just this morning.
The Walt Disney World Half Marathon is Saturday morning and the marathon is Sunday. And if you know runners who are participating in the races, the Disney Parks Blog has a way for you to join in and chEAR for them.
runDisney and the Disney Parks Blog just announced that they will “live” stream the half marathon and the …

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[28 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]
This Week in Disney News – 2015 Marathon Merchandise, a New Africa Marketplace, and College Football Mascots

Happy Holidays from DisZine! It’s been a merry week around here and we hope you all had a magical Christmas with family and friends!
Since it is a holiday week it’s been a bit slow in the news department but there were still a few big stories.
Early in the week Disney announced the all-new Africa Marketplace at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. This area will nearly double the size of the existing Africa area of the theme park and includes the Harambe Marketplace which will feature all-new quick service dining options.
The Walt Disney …

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[23 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]
New Merchandise Available at 2015 Walt Disney World Marathon

In addition to the new Minnie Run collection that is set to debut at the 2015 Walt Disney World Marathon, Disney is also releasing a whole new line of race-specific merchandise.
Many of the races will feature apparel items for men and women including Sweaty Bands, Bondi Bands, long and short sleeve shirts, jackets, pins, and car magnets. Participants can also find car magnets for the kids races, Family Fun Run 5K, and the 10K.
The 2015 Goofy’s Race and a Half Challenge is the 10th year for that race and all …

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[18 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
runDisney Announces ‘Goofy Giveback’ for 2015 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend

If you want to participate in the 2015 Walt Disney World Marathon or Half Marathon, you’re still in luck.
runDisney announced the ‘Goofy Giveback’ this week giving runners a chance to register for the once sold out Walt Disney World Marathon and Half Marathon.
This announcement comes on the heels of a recent episode of the ABC series Extreme Weight Loss where a father-daughter team spent a year losing weight then participating in a “reward challenge” at the 2014 Walt Disney World Half Marathon.
The response to the episode was overwhelming with many …

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[27 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
This Week in Disney News: Marathons, Sundaes, and Star Wars Weekends

Today we’re starting a new weekly feature here on DisZine called “This Week in Disney News” where we’ll feature some of the top stories from some of our favorite sites.
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The week started with the opening of registrations for the 2015 Walt Disney World Marathon. The marathon weekend is proving to be very popular with runners as the Walt Disney World Half Marathon, 10K, Family Fun Run 5K, and the Dopey Challenge are all sold out! The full marathon is currently at 70 percent capacity while Goofy’s Race and a …

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[24 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
All New Medals to be awarded for All Races for the 2015 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend

Registration opened this week for the 2015 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend races, and as of today several races are sold out.
No matter what race you might be running, runDisney is handing out all new medals for all runners who complete the races.
Next year marks the 10th anniversary for Goofy’s Race and a Half Challenge and that milestone will be marked with a special commemorative medal. The challenge is 39.3 miles and includes finishing the half marathon and the full marathon.
The already sold out Walt Disney World 10K will feature …

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[22 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
Registration for the 2015 Walt Disney World Marathon Now Open

Runners take your mark! Registration opens today for the 2015 Walt Disney World Marathon.
The Walt Disney World Marathon weekend is January 7-11, 2015 at the Walt Disney World Resort and the races include the marathon, half marathon, Goofy Race and a Half Challenge, 10K, 5K, Dopey Challenge, and Kids races.
Goofy’s Race and a Half Challenge is 39.3 miles over two days of races. It combines the Half Marathon on Saturday and the full Marathon on Sunday. Runners who complete both races within the pacing requirements will earn the Goofy medal …

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[16 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
runDisney Reveals New Anniversary Medals for Wine and Dine Half Marathon and Goofy Challenge

Runners participating in the Wine and Dine Half Marathon and next year’s Goofy Challenge during the Walt Disney World Marathon will be wearing some newly designed bling around their neck.
The designers at Disney Yellow Shoes have created two new finisher medals to celebrate the 5th anniversary of the Wine and Dine Half Marathon this fall and the 10th anniversary of the Goofy Challenge in 2015.
The 5th anniversary Wine and Dine medal features a spinner in the center of the medal. One side of the spinner represents past medals and features …