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[25 Sep 2018 | No Comment | ]
runDisney Reveals Finisher Medals for the 2019 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend

The 2019 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend is January 9-13, 2019, and runDisney has just revealed the finisher medals for all the races.
New for 2019 is the Walt Disney World 5K with a finisher medal featuring Oswald the Lucky Rabbit.
The finisher medal for Goofy’s Race and a Half Challenge features Goofy (of course) in a spinning medal, while the finisher medal for the Dopey Challenge – 48.6 miles! – features Dopey.
In 2019, kids participating in the runDisney Kids Dashes and One Mile Run will earn a medallion for each event. …

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[20 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]
Registration Opens April 26 for 2017 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend

Lace up those running shoes! Registration for the 2017 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend opens April 26 at 12 p.m. ET.
The 2017 marathon weekend events include the Walt Disney World Marathon, the Walt Disney World Half Marathon, the Walt Disney World 10K, the Walt Disney World 5K, Goofy’s Race and a Half Challenge, the Dopey Challenge, and runDisney Kids’ Races.
Dopey Challenge participants will run the full and half marathon plus the 10K and the 5K, while Goofy’s Race and Half Challenge runners will complete the half marathon and the 10K.
Registration …

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[12 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]
Brazilian Runners Dominate Finish Line at 2015 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend

The 2015 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend has wrapped up and for the second year in a row Brazilian runner Fredison Costa crossed the finish line first.
The Walt Disney World Marathon is Central Florida’s largest sporting event and throughout the weekend more than 100,000 runners and fans were at the Walt Disney World Resort.
The event’s for this year’s race weekend included the Family Fun Run 5K, the runDisney Kids Races, the Walt Disney World 10K, the half marathon, and the full marathon. Additional events included the 10th anniversary of Goofy’s …

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[9 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]
Medal Designs Released for 2015 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend

runDisney has released a sneak peek of the finisher medals for the 2015 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend races.
Next year marks the 10th anniversary of Goofy’s Race and a Half Challenge where runners participate in the half marathon and the full marathon for a total of 39.3 miles.
Those who finish the Race and a Half Challenge will receive the half marathon medal, the marathon finisher’s medal, and the commemorative 10th anniversary Goofy medal. This medal features a spinning Goofy in the middle.
Runners can still sign up for Goofy’s Race and …

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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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[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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[11 Aug 2013 | Comments Off on 2014 Walt Disney World Marathon Sells Out in Less Than Four Months | ]
2014 Walt Disney World Marathon Sells Out in Less Than Four Months

The 2014 Walt Disney World Marathon has sold out in less than four months, making it one of the fastest marathon sell-outs in runDisney history.
More than 26,000 registered runners are set to participate in the Disney Marathon Weekend on January 8-12, 2014. Of those registered for the weekend’s events, 13,500 are signed up to run the 26.2 mile marathon.
Of the other events scheduled during the Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend, the Dopey Challenge, the Half Marathon, the 10K, and the 5K are also sold out. Runners can still register for …