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[10 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]
10th Annual Disneyland Half Marathon on Sale Today

The 10th annual Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend happens September 4-6 at the Disneyland Resort and registration for the races opens today at 12 p.m. ET.
The Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend races include the half marathon, the Disneyland 10K, the Dumbo Double Dare, the Disneyland 5K, runDisney Kids Races, and other special events.
The half marathon course takes runners through Disney California Adventure Park and Disneyland Park in addition to the streets of Anaheim. The race finishes near the Disneyland Hotel.
Runners wishing to participate in the Dumbo Double Dare must finish both the …

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[27 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Disney Offers a Sneak Peek of Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend Merchandise

Runners are descending upon Disneyland this week for the Disneyland Half Marathon and we have a sneak peek of some of the merchandise.
The Disneyland Half Marathon art that will be featured on the performance T-shirts, hoodies, jackets, pins, and other items features Mickey Mouse racing through Disneyland with a smile on his face.
Other artwork featured on the Half Marathon merchandise includes “I Did It!” with Mickey Mouse and Sleeping Beauty’s Castle. The T-shirts featuring this logo will also have a course map on the back.
The Dumbo Double Dare returns again …

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[28 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]
Registration for the 2014 Disneyland Half Marathon Opens at Noon on January 28

Runners take your mark!
The registration for the 2014 Disneyland Half Marathon opens today at noon EST!
The Happiest Race on Earth, the Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend takes place August 28 through August 31 this year at the Disneyland Resort.
Events during the Half Marathon Weekend include the half marathon, the Disneyland 10K, the Disneyland 5K, the Dumbo Double Dare, Kids Races, the Health and Fitness Expo, and a Pasta Party.
The Half Marathon course will take runners through the Disneyland Resort, into the streets of Anaheim, and through Angel Stadium. The Disneyland Family …

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[20 Dec 2012 | No Comment | ]
runDisney Announces New Race for Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend

runDisney has announced that the 2013 Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend will be expanding to include a new 10K race.
The new race will be timed, and will take runners through both parks and the streets of Anaheim. As with all runDisney races, there will be a new finishers medal for all participants who make it to the finish line.
For more of a challenge, participants can also register for the Dumbo Double Dare, where you can run both the Disneyland 10K on Saturday and the Disneyland Half Marathon on Sunday for a …

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[3 Sep 2012 | One Comment | ]
Jimmy Grabow Wins Disneyland Half Marathon With Record-Setting Time

Yesterday, over 17,000 runners from 50 states and 19 countries took part in the 2012 Disneyland Half Marathon. The course was the first Disneyland race to travel down Route 66 in the brand-new Cars Land, and runners raced through a course that included Disneyland Park, Disney California Adventure, Angel Stadium, and the streets of Anaheim.
The first of these thousands of runners to complete the 13.1 mile course was Jimmy Grabow of Running Springs, CA, who set a new record for the race with his time of 1:05:29. The first woman …

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[26 Feb 2012 | 2 Comments | ]
Rachel Booth Finishes First in Princess Half Marathon, Sets New Record

This morning, over 19,000 runners ran the Disney Princess Half Marathon in Walt Disney World. Leading the pack from start to finish was Rachel Booth of Mandeville, LA, who came in first place for the race. With a time of 1 hour, 18 minutes, 11 seconds, Booth also set a new record for the race, beating 2009 first place finisher Liza Galvan’s time by seven seconds.
This was not the first runDisney win for Booth, however. She is also the two-time winner of the Disneyland Half Marathon in Anaheim, CA, making …

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[24 Jun 2011 | No Comment | ]
Medal Unveiled for Inaugural Tinker Bell Half Marathon

Runners in the Inaugural Tinker Bell Half Marathon this year will definitely have something to look forward to when they reach the finish line. Disney recently unveiled the gorgeous medal for the new event, featuring fairy wings and a spinning Tinker Bell figurine, which awaits runners who complete this 13.1 mile run.
The Tinker Bell Half Marathon will take place over the weekend of January 27-29, 2012 at the Disneyland Resort. Runners will make their way through a course that goes through Disneyland Park, Disney California Adventure Park, and several landmarks …

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[5 Jun 2011 | No Comment | ]
Disneyland Half Marathon Finishers Will Receive Newly-Designed Medal

After much speculation amongst runners, Disney recently released their new design for this year’s Disneyland Half Marathon medal. The race, which takes place over Labor Day Weekend on Sunday, September 4, is sure to be an exciting accomplishment for the runners who make it to the end of the 13.1 mile-long course, and this new medal is the perfect reward. The medal has been newly designed, and is noticeably different from those in past years.
On their way to the finish line, the approximately 15,000 runners in the Disneyland Half Marathon …

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[6 Sep 2010 | No Comment | ]
Winners of the 2010 Disneyland Half Marathon

The fifth anniversary of “The Happiest Race on Earth” at the Disneyland Resort had a record number of participants, more than 14,000 runners from every U.S. state and 16 countries made the 13.1 mile journey. A magical competition through the two Disneyland Resort theme parks, along Anaheim streets, running on the field of Angel Stadium, and being cheered on by beloved Disney characters created an exciting race event for both runners and bystanders. Participants who completed the half marathon received a special edition medal featuring Sleeping Beauty Castle with a …

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[24 Aug 2010 | No Comment | ]
Record Number of Participants Registered for Disneyland’s 5th Annual Disneyland Half Marathon

More than 14,000 participants are registered for Disneyland’s “Happiest Race on Earth” scheduled to be held on September 5th; representing participants from 16 countries and all 50 U.S. states. In true Disney style the 5th annual event has a lot of surprises in store; Disney characters, live entertainment, and finisher medals featuring Sleeping Beauty Castle are a few of the highlights. In addition to the 13.1 mile marathon racers also have the opportunity to participate in a Disneyland Fabulous 5K, family races, and a Health & Fitness Expo. 5,000 people …