runDisney Virtual Series to Honor the Timeless Majesty of ‘The Lion King’ This Summer – Hakuna Matata!

It’s the ‘mane’ virtual event Guests have been waiting for! This summer, Guests can join us in celebrating six years of the runDisney Virtual Series as we honor the timeless majesty of “The Lion King” with three wild and wonderful 5Ks. From The Pride Lands to their very own neighborhood, Guests can be prepared to rule the … Read morerunDisney Virtual Series to Honor the Timeless Majesty of ‘The Lion King’ This Summer – Hakuna Matata!

2021 Star Wars Rival Run Weekend Transitions To Virtual Event

During this unusual time, race organizers around the world continue to pause on hosting in-person race events that draw large crowds. As Disney looks to the 2021 Star Wars Rival Run Weekend, they will convert this race to a virtual event, similar to the previous runDisney race weekends this season. In addition, they will reimagine the theming of this … Read more2021 Star Wars Rival Run Weekend Transitions To Virtual Event

Blind Runner Conquers the Lumiere’s Two Course Challenge during the Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend

Fri, November 11, 2016 by Darrell Fry, Sports Media Director, Walt Disney World Resort Walter Beckman from Pensacola, Fla., knows a lot about conquering challenges. Suddenly blind in his early 20s, Beckman overcame many obstacles as he adjusted to a new way of life. This past weekend, Beckman took on a challenge of a different kind, … Read moreBlind Runner Conquers the Lumiere’s Two Course Challenge during the Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend

Captain America-Inspired Style for runDisney Super Heroes Half Marathon Weekend at Disneyland Resort

Mon, October 31, 2016 by Aubrey Hang, Sports Marketing Community Manager, runDisney “On your left!” We’re celebrating the 75th anniversary of Captain America’s first appearance this year! We’re excited to share some of our Captain America 5k-inspired looks to wear throughout the weekend at Disneyland Resort. Whether you’re visiting the parks or enjoying the Pasta … Read moreCaptain America-Inspired Style for runDisney Super Heroes Half Marathon Weekend at Disneyland Resort

New runDisney Enhancements Coming this Race Season

As reported by The Disney Parks Blog: Thu, July 28, 2016 by Aubrey Hang, Sports Marketing Community Manager, runDisney Our team at runDisney has been working hard to put together magical enhancements on our races based on runner’s feedback. Today I get to share some upcoming enhancements to look forward to! Starting with the 2016 … Read moreNew runDisney Enhancements Coming this Race Season