Disneyland® Half Marathon Weekend
presented by Cigna®

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September 1-September 4, 2016 -  Disneyland® Resort, California



  • Disneyland® Half Marathon presented by Cigna®
  • Disneyland® 10K presented by Cigna®
  • Dumbo Double Dare presented by Cigna®
  • Disneyland® 5K presented by Cigna®
  • runDisney Kids Races
  • ChEAR Squad
  • Commemorative Items

To receive the Dumbo Double Dare Finisher Medal, you must register for the Dumbo Double Dare and complete both races within the pacing requirements. Registering for the 10K and Half Marathon individually will not make you eligible to receive the Dumbo Double Dare Finisher Medal.

Events may reach capacity before percentages can be updated.

Early Registration Opportunities

Select early registration opportunities are available one week prior to official registration opening date for each race weekend.

  • Walt Disney World® Annual Passholders - Learn more
  • Disneyland® Annual Passholders - Learn more
  • Disney Vacation Club Members - Learn more

  • Run for a Cause

    runDisney Charity Groups Program

    Make your run count! The runDisney Charity Groups Program provides a great opportunity to support a charitable organization while running at one of our runDisney events. If you would like to run for a cause at the Disneyland® Half Marathon Weekend, please contact one of the runDisney Charity Groups to learn more. Contact the organization of your choice directly to find out what criteria each of their participants must meet to be part of their group.

    Please remember each organization has its own guidelines and stipulations. Please contact the organizations directly for more information. Groups will be posted as they become available.

    Benefits of Booking with an Official Charity Group

    • Specially-priced Disneyland® Resort Theme Park Tickets.
    • Guaranteed and specially-priced Runner Packages, even if races sell out.
    • Satisfaction of making a difference through fundraising and running for the organization of your choice.

    runDisney Travel Provider Program

    Take part in the Disneyland® Half Marathon Weekend events through one of our Travel Providers.

    The runDisney Travel Provider Program provides runners traveling to our events special travel packages and superb customer service. Whether you are traveling domestically or internationally, these runDisney Travel Providers can help put together a travel package that is right for you!

    Why book with a runDisney Travel provider?
    There are many benefits to booking your Disneyland® Half Marathon Weekend trip with one of the Travel Providers participating in the runDisney Travel Provider Program:

    • Personalized guest service and communication from our Participating Travel providers.
    • Guaranteed and specially-priced Runner Packages, even if races sell out.
    • Specially-priced Disneyland® Resort Hotel rates.
    • Specially-priced Disneyland® Resort Theme Park Tickets.
    • Ability to pay for your Disneyland® Half Marathon Weekend vacation over time**.
    • Ease of mind – leave the travel planning to the experts so you can focus on your training!

    *Every Travel Provider is different, so please be sure to contact them directly for specific payment options.

    Registration Policy

      • Entry fees for the Disneyland® Half Marathon Weekend Events, Commemorative Items, or any other Disneyland® Half Marathon Weekend event(s) related purchases are non-refundable.
      • Disney reserves the right to refuse the entry into, and/or revoke any registration for, any race for any reason in its sole discretion with refund of any applicable registration fees being the sole remedy of any such refusal and/or revocation.
      • Registrations may be transferred within the same race weekend, to a different race distance, as long as the desired race distance is not sold out. The Guest must first register for the new event for the transfer to be valid; any difference in registration price the for a lesser distance (if any) will then be refunded, less a $35 transfer processing fee.
      • Transfers are not allowed for 5Ks, runDisney Kids Races or sold out events.
      • All races are non-transferable. between individuals, between event weekends, and to events that have reached capacity/sold-out.
      • Race entries/bibs are not transferrable from one person/participant to another person/participant. Sale, trade and/or transfer of race entry/bib number is strictly prohibited and may result in the disqualification of and/or banning offenders from participating at future events. Anyone caught attempting to sell or transfer their race entry/bib to another person/participant, pick up another person's/participant's race entry/bib, or participate in a race using another participant's race entry/bib, will have said race entry/bib cancelled and/or revoked, be disqualified, and be removed from the race without refund.

      *Dates, times and prices subject to change, and all races are subject to capacity limits and may close at any time.


    • Participants for the Disneyland® Half Marathon and Dumbo Double Dare must be 14 years of age or older.
    • Participants for the Disneyland® 10K must be 10 years of age or older on race day.
    • You must be 5 years of age on race day to participate in the Disneyland® 5K. Each participant must be able to complete the 5K on their own.
    • runDisney Kids Race distances are determined by age group for kids 8 and under.

runDisney proof of time guidelines:

If you believe you will finish the Half Marathon in less than 3:15 hours, proof of time is required for start corral placement. Star Wars Rebel Challenge participants should adhere to Half Marathon proof of time requirements and submit a 10K distance or longer. Proof of time is not required for the 5K and 10K races. Please reference the Race Pacing Chart below for finish times and associated pacing per mile. Please note we do not accept self-timed, training, or virtual runs as proof of time.

  • Proof of time must be provided from an officially timed race reflecting results after September 4, 2014 and must be one of the below listed distances. Runners will be placed in the last corral if the appropriate race distance is not submitted for Proof of Time.
    • Half Marathon — 10K, 12K, 15K, 10 Mile, Half Marathon or Marathon
  • A valid proof of time provided at the time of registration must include the following*:
    • Name of Race
    • Distance
    • City
    • State
    • Date
    • Finish time
    • Link to Results

*For example, Walt Disney World Marathon, 26.2, Orlando, FL, 1/13/15, – 3:35

  • If proof of time is not provided by May 31, 2016, data provided is incomplete or cannot be verified, you will be placed in the last start corral.
  • No corral changes will be made after May 31, 2016.
  • For any questions regarding proof of time, please email
  • Click here to submit your proof of time.

Pacing Requirements

  • 16 minute per mile pace for all athletes in the Disneyland® Half Marathon, Disneyland® 10K and the Disneyland® 5K.
  • Half marathon and 10K are timed events using the ChronoTrack B-tag timing system.
  • The Disneyland® 5K is NOT a timed event but in order to receive a finisher medal, participants must maintain a 16 minute per mile pace requirement.
  • Pace Cyclists will be on the course indicating when runners are behind pace by waving light wands at each mile markers according to the official pace time. If you reach a mile marker with a light wand waving, please note you are behind the required 16-minute per mile pace and can be picked up at any time and transported to the course pick up tent.
  • A training pace of 15-minute per mile pace is recommended to allow for photo and restroom breaks.

To help you calculate your anticipated finish time, please use the following Race Pacing Chart:

Race Pacing Chart
Half Marathon

Dates, times and prices subject to change. All races are subject to capacity limits and may close at any time.

Commemorative Items

Remember your achievements during the Disneyland® Half Marathon Weekend with Commemorative Items that will remind you of all the Disney magic for years to come.

Official Race Photos

  • Photographers on the course and at the finish line will take your photo.
  • Smile and make sure your number is showing!
  • Race photos will be posted approximately one week after event.

Official Licensees

  • Lasting Commemoratives offers limited edition fine art prints and a family of personalized commemorative items based on original Disneyland® Half Marathon artwork. View their full line of products and shop on-line now.
  • Fond Memories Graphics preserves the memory of your achievement forever with a personalized shadow box or certificate plaque engraved with your name and race time. Engrave your medal at the finish-line booth, race times will be available! Shop online now!

All event information is subject to change.