EVENTS

Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend presented by Cigna®

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January 7-January 11, 2015 -  Walt Disney World® Resort, Florida

Walt Disney World® Marathon

90%

Half Marathon

90%

Walt Disney World® 10K

Sold Out

Disney Family Fun Run 5K

Sold Out

runDisney Kids Races

60%

Goofy's Race and a Half Challenge

90%

Dopey Challenge

Sold Out

Race Retreat

90%

Pasta in the Park

65%% Full
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Runners

Registration

Registration is now open! Please click on a link below to Register.




Events may sellout before percentages can be updated.


Check to see if I am registered for a Walt Disney World® Half Marathon Weekend race!



Entry Fees and Deadlines

Dopey Challenge presented by Cigna®

  • $530 by June 24, 2014
  • $560 between June 25, 2014 and August 19, 2014
  • $590 on or after August 20, 2014

Goofy's Race and a Half Challenge presented by Cigna®

  • $360 by June 24, 2014
  • $380 between June 25, 2014 and August 19, 2014
  • $400 on or before August 21, 2014

Walt Disney World® Marathon presented by Cigna®

  • $170 by June 24, 2014
  • $185 between June 25, 2014 and August 19, 2014
  • $200 on or after August 20, 2014

Walt Disney World® Half Marathon presented by Cigna®

  • $170 by June 24, 2014
  • $185 between June 25, 2014 and August 19, 2014
  • $200 on or after August 20, 2014

Walt Disney World® 10K presented by Cigna®

  • $105 by June 24, 2014
  • $120 between June 25, 2014 and August 19, 2014
  • $135 on or after August 20, 2014

Walt Disney World® 5K presented by Cigna®

  • $60 per participant by September 23, 2014
  • $70 on or after September 24, 2014

runDisney Kids Races

  • $15 per child by September 23, 2014
  • $20 on or after September 24, 2014

Mickey Mile

  • $30 per child by September 23, 2014
  • $35 on or after September 24, 2014

Disney Castaway Cay Challenge

  • $65*

Family Reunion Breakfast

  • $39 for Adults (ages 10 and up)
  • $26 for Children (ages 3 – 9)

*A reservation on the January 12, 2015 Disney Dream 4-Night Bahamian Cruise is required in order to participate. It is recommended that you register for your Disney cruise PRIOR to registering for the Castaway Cay Challenge. Cruise Line reservations must be booked by August 1, 2014 or your Challenge Reservation will be forfeited. If your Disney Castaway Cay Challenge spot is forfeited for any reason, the race fee is non-refundable. Please refer to Disney Cruise Line for cruise refund policies.


ChEAR Squad Package Pricing:

Goofy's Race and a Half Challenge or Dopey Challenge

  • Bronze Package – No Charge
  • Sliver Package – $39
  • Gold Package – $85
  • Platinum Package – $180

Marathon

  • Bronze Package – No Charge
  • Sliver Package – $39
  • Gold Package – $65
  • Platinum Package – $120

Half Marathon

  • Bronze Package – No Charge
  • Sliver Package – $39
  • Gold Package – $65
  • Platinum Package – $120

Race Retreat Packages

  • $120 Half Marathon Package
  • $120 Full Marathon Package
  • $225 Goofy's Race and a Half Challenge Package - 50% Full
  • $225 Dopey Challenge - 50% Full

Pasta in the Park Party

  • $54 Adult
  • $30 Child

Registration Policy

  • Entry for The Walt Disney World® Marathon Events, Commemorative Items, or any other Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend related purchases are non-refundable.
  • All races are non-transferable from participant to participant.
  • All races are subject to capacity limits and may close at any time.
  • If you are currently registered for The Walt Disney World® Marathon in 2015 you may transfer your registration to one of the other races, from one race to another, within this same weekend, subject to availability or until capacity in the category you are trying to transfer to is reached, on or before October 10, 2014.
  • A $35 transfer fee will be charged per transfer.
  • Transfers are not allowed for the Walt Disney World® 5K or runDisney Kids Races.
  • Goofy's Race and a Half Challenge is not eligible for transfers.
  • Dates, times and prices subject to change.

To transfer your race registration please click here.


Deferrals

  • If you are currently registered for The Walt Disney World® Marathon in 2015 you may defer your registration to The Walt Disney World® Marathon in 2016 subject to availability, on or before December 18, 2014. 
  • Deferral requests will be assessed a $45 processing fee if completed by November 20, 2014. Deferral requests will be assessed a $70 processing fee if completed between November 21 and December 18, 2014.
  • Deferrals are not allowed for the Walt Disney World® 5K, runDisney Kids Races, or any other race weekend purchases.
  • To defer your race registration click here.
  • Deferrals are subject to capacity limits and may close prior to the deferral deadline.
    - Dopey Challenge – 16%
    - Goofy's Race and a Half Challenge – 10%
    - Walt Disney World® Marathon – 15%
    - Walt Disney World® Half Marathon – 14%
    - Walt Disney World® 10K – 12%


Eligibility

  • Participants for Walt Disney World® Marathon, Goofy's Race and a Half Challenge and Dopey Challenge must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Participants for Walt Disney World® Half Marathon must be 14 years of age or older.
  • Participants for Walt Disney World® 10K must be 10 years of age or older.
  • All ages are welcome to compete in the Walt Disney World® 5K.
  • Children 13 and under can participate in the Mickey Mile. Other runDisney Kids Race distances are determined by age group.

For everyone's safety, baby joggers, strollers, baby carriers, baby backpacks, inline skates, motorized scooters, bicycles, skateboards, canes, crutches, walkers, walking sticks and animals of any kind are prohibited from the course. Violators will be removed from the course and transported to the finish line area.


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





Proof of Time

runDisney proof of time guidelines:

If you believe you will finish the Half Marathon in less than 3:15 hours or the Marathon in less than 6:30 hours, proof of time is required for start corral placement. Goofy's Race and a Half Challenge and Dopey Challenge participants should adhere to Full Marathon proof of time requirements.


  • Proof of time must be provided from a certified race reflecting results after January 1, 2013.
    • Half Marathon - 10K or longer.
    • Full Marathon - 10 Miles or longer
  • A valid proof of time provided at the time of registration must include the following*:
    • Name of Race
    • Year
    • Distance
    • Time finished
    • City
    • State
    • Date


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


    • If you do not have a proof of time to submit, list "N/A" at the point of registration.
    • If proof of time is not provided by October 10, 2014, data provided is incomplete or cannot be verified, you will be placed in the last start corral.
    • To update your proof of time by October 10,2014, click here
    • As a reminder, you will no longer be able to bring proof of your estimated finish time to the Runner Relations booth during the Expo and have your start corral placement changed.
    • For any questions regarding proof of time, please email disneysports@trackshack.com.


    Pacing Requirements

    • 16 minute per mile pace for all athletes in the Marathon, Half Marathon and 5K.
    • Runners unable to maintain the pace may be picked up at any point along the course and transported to the finish line.
    • A training pace of 15-minute per mile pace is recommended.
    • 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.


    Race Pacing Chart
    Pace/Mile
    Half Marathon
    Full Marathon
    6:00
    1:19:00
    2:37:00
    6:30
    1:25:00
    2:50:00
    7:00
    1:32:00
    3:03:00
    7:30
    1:38:00
    3:17:00
    8:00
    1:45:00
    3:30:00
    8:30
    1:51:00
    3:43:00
    9:00
    1:58:00
    3:56:00
    9:30
    2:04:00
    4:09:00
    10:00
    2:11:00
    4:22:00
    10:30
    2:18:00
    4:35:00
    11:00
    2:24:00
    4:48:00
    11:30
    2:31:00
    5:01:00
    12:00
    2:37:00
    5:14:00
    12:30
    2:44:00
    5:28:00
    13:00
    2:50:00
    5:41:00
    13:30
    2:57:00
    5:54:00
    14:00
    3:03:00
    6:07:00
    14:30
    3:10:00
    6:20:00
    15:00
    3:17:00
    6:33:00
    15:30
    3:23:00
    6:46:00
    16:00
    3:30:00
    6:59:00



Commemorative Items

Commemorative Items

Celebrate your Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend achievement with special commemorative items that will preserve your race memories for years to come.


As a race participant, you'll get the chance to purchase Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend Commemorative Pins, Commemorative Marathon Necklaces and Mickey Ears*! These Commemorative Items are the perfect way for you and your family to take home the magic of your Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend.



Check to see if I am registered for a Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend commemorative item!


*Items will ONLY be distributed at Packet Pick-Up. Items not picked up at Packet Pick-up will not be mailed and will not be refunded. A limited quantity may be available for sale on site while supplies last.


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.
  • Email proofs will be emailed to you

Official Licensees

  • Lasting Commemoratives offers limited edition fine art prints and a family of personalized commemorative items based on original Walt Disney World® 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 chip time. Engrave your medal at the finish-line booth, chip times will be available! For more information, visit www.fondmemoriesgraphics.com.


Travel Providers

runDisney Travel Provider Program

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! Contact any of the Travel providers below for more information!


Participating Travel Providers


Why book with a runDisney Travel Provider?


There are many benefits to booking your Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend trip with one of the travel providers participating in the runDisney Travel Provider Program:


  • Personalized guest service and communication from our Participating Tour Provider.
  • Guaranteed and specially-priced Runner Packages, even if races sell out
  • Specially-priced Walt Disney World® Resort Hotel rates
  • Specially-priced Walt Disney World® Theme Park Tickets
  • Select discounts on other race weekend amenities
  • Ease of mind – leave the travel planning to the experts so you can focus on your training!


Charity Groups

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 Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend, please contact one of the runDisney Charity Groups below 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.

Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend Will Be Celebrating


Other Participating Charity Groups


Benefits of Booking with a Charity Group

  • Guaranteed race entry even if races sell out
  • Specially-priced Walt Disney World® Resort Hotel rates
  • Specially-priced Walt Disney World® Theme Park Tickets
  • Select discounts on other race weekend amenities
  • Satisfaction of making a difference through fundraising and running for the organization of your choice



Registration Confirmation

Click here to confirm your registration by entering the email address you used to register for the race. A new registration confirmation will be emailed to you.