EVENTS

Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend
presented by Children's Miracle Network Hospitals

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February 19-February 22, 2015 -  Walt Disney World® Resort, Florida
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THE EVENT
Join our "dream come true!" weekend celebration!

Here's your chance to join the Disney princesses in a "dream come true" weekend of majestic runs in the most magical place on earth. It's all happening during the Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend and girls and women of all ages are invited to join the royal celebration! There'll be special magical course surprises, special Princess events, and a fun-filled party after the event to celebrate your run. Plus you'll take home an exclusive Finisher Medal celebrating Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend presented by Children's Miracle Network Hospitals. Best of all, your favorite Disney Princesses will cheer you on your way!



Registration opens for the Disney Princess Half Marathon opens at Noon EST on July 15, 2014. Sign up for an email reminder.

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Start Time: 5:30 a.m.

Start/Finish: Epcot®


Celebrate your inner Princess on a 13.1 mile magical course

Here's the run that's fit for a Princess – a 13.1 mile course through the most magical place on earth including Disney's Magic Kingdom® Park and spectacular Epcot®, home of Future World and World Showcase. Princesses of every age are invited to join the fun during the Disney Princess Half Marathon weekend. Invite a girlfriend and make it a royal team effort with each Princess running to earn her very own Disney Princess Half Marathon Finisher Medal. If you think you've got the right stuff to be a Princess – commitment, perseverance and determination – then this half marathon is for you!


Princess Half Marathon
Princess Half Marathon
Princess Half Marathon

Disney Princess Half Marathon Highlights

  • Women’s themed Half Marathon
  • 13.1-mile course through Magic Kingdom® and Epcot® Theme Parks
  • Disney Entertainment and Characters on-course
  • Event Weekend Transportation from the Event Host Resorts
  • Family Reunion Area with Disney Entertainment and Characters

Disney Princess Half Marathon Participants Receive

  • Champion® Women’s Short-Sleeved Tech Shirt (Unisex cut available) - View Size Chart
  • Disney Princess mesh bag
  • Commemorative Finisher Medal
  • Official Digital Event Guide*
  • iGiftbag
  • Personalized bib*(Must register by December 1, 2014 for name to appear on bib)*
  • On-course and post-race refreshments
  • ChronoTrack B-tag timed race with live runner tracking sign up for friends and family
  • Personalized results website

* Participants must attend Packet Pick-up at the runDisney Health & Fitness Expo to receive their race packet, bib, and tech shirt. Finisher medals will be distributed to finishers after the race. None of these items will be mailed to registrants who did not participate.

Dates, times, prices and inclusions subject to change. All races are subject to capacity limits and may close at any time before the percentage can be updated. Registrations are non-refundable.



Saturday, February 21, 2015

Start Time: 5:30 a.m.

Start/Finish: Epcot®


Join us for the Disney Enchanted 10K. This all-new event will take you on an enchanted journey throughout Epcot before having a magical finish fit for a princess, or prince.


Princess Half Marathon
Princess Half Marathon
Princess Half Marathon

The Disney Enchanted 10K Highlights

  • 10K course through Epcot® Resorts area
  • Timed 10K race
  • Disney Characters and Entertainment on-course
  • Event Weekend Transportation for all Walt Disney World Resort Guests

Disney Enchanted 10K Race Participants Receive

  • Champion Short-Sleeved Tech Shirt in Women’s or Men’s Cut*
  • 10K Finisher Medal*
  • Official Digital Event Guide*
  • iGiftBag
  • Personalized bib (Must register before December 1, 2014 for name to appear on bib) *
  • On-course and post-race refreshments
  • ChronoTrack B-tag timed race with live runner tracking signup for friends and family
  • Personalized results website

To receive the Glass Slipper Challenge Finisher Medal, you must register for the Glass Slipper Challenge. Registering for the 10K and Half Marathon individually will not make you eligible to receive the Glass Slipper Challenge Finisher Medal.


Dates, times, prices and inclusions subject to change. All races are subject to capacity limits and may close at any time before the percentage can be updated. . Registrations are non-refundable.


* Participants must attend Packet Pick-up at the runDisney Health & Fitness Expo to receive their race packet, bib, and tech shirt. Finisher medals will be distributed to finishers after the race. None of these items will be mailed to registrants who did not participate.



Saturday, February 21 - Sunday, February 22, 2015

Start/Finish: Epcot®


If you think that a half marathon is just a walk in the park, put your endurance to the test and compete in the Glass Slipper Challenge! A 19.3-mile adventure held over two days, participants will run the Disney Enchanted 10K on Saturday, followed by the Disney Princess Half Marathon on Sunday. If you finish both races within the pacing requirements, you will be awarded the Glass Slipper Challenge medal in addition to your Half Marathon and 10K finisher medals.

You must register for the Glass Slipper Challenge to receive the Glass Slipper Challenge medal upon completion of both races within the pacing requirements.


Princess Half Marathon
Princess Half Marathon
Princess Half Marathon

Glass Slipper Challenge will feature

  • Two courses through the Walt Disney World® Resort totaling 19.3 miles
  • Disney Characters and Entertainment on-course
  • Family Reunion Area with live entertainment and characters
  • Event Weekend Transportation for all Walt Disney World Resort Guests

Race participants in the Glass Slipper Challenge will receive:

  • Champion Short-Sleeved Tech Shirts for the Half Marathon, 10K and Glass Slipper Challenge in Women’s or Men’s Cut*
  • Special Glass Slipper Challenge Finisher Medal, along with Disney Princess Half Marathon and Disney Princess Enchanted 10K Finisher Medals for completing the Half Marathon and 10K*
  • Official Digital Event Guide*
  • iGiftBag
  • Personalized bib (Must register by December 1, 2014 for name to appear on bib)*
  • On-course and post-race refreshments
  • ChronoTrack B-tag timed races, with live runner tracking signup for friends and family for both events
  • Personalized results website

To receive the Glass Slipper Challenge Finisher Medal, you must register for the Glass Slipper Challenge. Registering for the 10K and Half Marathon individually will not make you eligible to receive the Glass Slipper Challenge Finisher Medal.


* Participants must attend Packet Pick-up at the runDisney Health & Fitness Expo to receive their race packet, bib, and tech shirt. Finisher medals will be distributed to finishers after the race. None of these items will be mailed to registrants who did not participate.



Special Edition of the Coast to Coast Race Challenge Medal

Princess Half Marathon
Princess Half Marathon
Princess Half Marathon

In 2015, any participant who completes both the Tinker Bell Half Marathon in January at Disneyland® Resort and the Disney Princess Half Marathon in February at Walt Disney World® Resort will earn a special pink version of the runDisney Coast to Coast Race Challenge Medal.*


Click here for more details about the runDisney Coast to Coast Race Challenge. 



*Both the Tinker Bell Half Marathon in May and the Disney Princess Half Marathon must be completed in calendar year 2015 for runners to be eligible to receive the pink Coast to Coast Race Challenge medal. Runners deferring one or both of the Tinker Bell Half Marathon and/or 2015 the Disney Princess Half Marathon race entries to 2016, will not be eligible to receive the pink Coast to Coast Race Challenge medal.



Friday, February 20, 2015

Start Time: 6:15 a.m.

Start/Finish: Epcot


Share a magical memory in a Royal run

Here's a royal opportunity for everyone to share the magic during the Disney Princess 5K run through Epcot. Princesses (age 5 or older) and their families are invited to take part in all the racing fun on a spectacular course winding through Epcot's amazing Future World and then on to international World Showcase. The run wraps up with a memory-making storybook finish perfect for a Princess and her royal court. Beginners, intermediates, even experienced racers are invited to share the magic in the Disney Princess 5K.


Princess 5K
Princess 5K
Princess  5K

Disney Princess 5K Highlights

  • 5K course through Epcot
  • Disney Entertainment and Characters on-course
  • Event Weekend Transportation from the Event Host Resorts

Disney Princess 5K Participants Receive

  • 5K Unisex T-shirt*  
  • 5K Finisher medallion*
  • Official Digital Event Guide*
  • iGiftBag
  • Personalized bib (Must register by December 1, 2014 for name to appear on bib)
  • On-course and post-race refreshments

* Participants must attend Packet Pick-up at the runDisney Health & Fitness Expo to receive their race packet, bib, and tech shirt. Finisher medals will be distributed to finishers after the race. None of these items will be mailed to registrants who did not participate.



 Dates, times, prices and inclusions subject to change. All races are subject to capacity limits and may close at any time before the percentage can be updated. Registrations are non-refundable.



Don't want to go on your magical journey alone? Grab some friends and register as a team! Team registration is a fun way to compete in the Princess Half Marathon Weekend with added perks for each princess on your team.


Princess Half Marathon
Princess Half Marathon
Princess Half Marathon

Team Registration Fee: $10 per person


  • Teams can have unlimited team members
  • Teams can only be created after both individuals have registered and paid for the 5K, 10K, Half Marathon or Challenge.

 

Team Members will Receive:

  • Commemorative Team Bib(Must register by December 1, 2014 for team name to appear on bib)*
  • Commemorative Team Item
  • Team Photo area at Packet Pick-Up

 

* Participants must wear their individual race bib during their race, but may also wear the commemorative bib in addition to the individual race bib. Team registrations are non-refundable, non-deferrable, and non-transferrable.


Note: Not a relay – both participants run the entire race. You must be a registered participant of one of the Princess Half Marathon Weekend races to participate in the race. A team registration does not qualify as a registration for the event.



Friday, February 20 – Saturday, February 21, 2015

8:45 a.m. Dashes Start
9:15 a.m. Mile Start


Every Prince & Princess is a Winner during the runDisney Kids Races!

Children 13 and under are invited to participate in the runDisney Kids Races taking place at Epcot® on Friday and Saturday during the Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend.  Every prince or princess 13 and under who participates in the runDisney Kids Races gets treated royally and goes home with their very own Finisher Medallion!   Encourage your prince and princess to participate and sign up for any of the Kids Dashes or the One Mile Run during this fun-filled weekend. There’s even a Diaper Dash for crawlers!  Space is limited.


Parents are allowed to run with their children. The event will follow a rolling start beginning with the 100m dash followed by the 200m, 400m and Diaper Dash. The One Mile will have a separate start location and time. All distances will utilize the same finish location.


runDisney Kids Races
runDisney Kids Races
runDisney Kids Races

runDisney Kids Dashes Age Groups

  • 12 months and under - Diaper Dash for crawlers
  • 1-3 years old - 100m dash
  • 4-6 years old - 200m dash
  • 7-8 years old - 400m dash

Kids Dashes Race Participants Receive

  • runDisney Kids Races T-shirt*
  • Finisher medallion*
  • Personalized bib (Must register by December 1, 2014 for name to appear on bib)*
  • Post-race refreshments

One Mile Run Age Group

  • 13 years and under

One Mile Run Participants Receive

  • runDisney Kids Races T-shirt*
  • Finisher medallion*
  • Personalized bib (Must register by December 1, 2014 for name to appear on bib)*
  • Post-race refreshments
  • Mile Run Finisher Certificate
  • ChronoTrack B-tag timed race

* Participants must attend Packet Pick-up at the runDisney Health & Fitness Expo to receive their race packet, bib, and tech shirt. Finisher medals will be distributed to finishers after the race. None of these items will be mailed to registrants who did not participate.


Dates, times and prices subject to change. Some Kids Races’ event categories may fill up before others. 
 All races are subject to capacity limits and may close at any time before the percentage can be updated. Registrations are non-refundable.

 



Sunday, February 22, 2015

Location: Downtown Disney®


Join the Happily Ever After Party and Celebrate a Race Well Run!

You've worked hard and did your best during this year's Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend. Now, it's time to join family and friends for an evening of fun, relaxation, and good times at the Happily Ever After Party at Downtown Disney®. Enjoy delicious food, great music, and get a chance to pick up some last minute keepsake merchandise to remember the weekend. Admission to the Happily Ever After Party at Downtown Disney® is open to race participants, their guests and the public.



Friday, February 20 – Saturday, February 21, 2015

Buffet Dinner 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.

IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth 9:00 p.m.

Location: World Showplace Pavilion inside Epcot®


Delicious buffet dinner and a spectacular light, laser, and fireworks extravaganza!

Enjoy a royal feast prepared for a princess (or prince) plus spectacular entertainment at the Pasta in the Park Party at Epcot during the Disney Princess Half Marathon weekend.    It's a great way to get a sensational start on your magical weekend.  Nighttime festivities include a scrumptious buffet dinner followed by Reflections of Earth - a breathtaking light, laser, and fireworks extravaganza high above World Showcase Lagoon.


Pasta in the Park Party
Pasta in the Park Party
Pasta in the Park Party

The Pasta in the Park Party at the Disney's Princess Half Marathon Weekend features:

  • Entry into Epcot at 6:00 p.m.
  • Runner friendly buffet pasta dinner
  • Disney character Meet & Greets
  • Live DJ and face painter
  • Reserved viewing location of IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth

*Tickets are non-refundable and not interchangeable - date purchased must be date attended. Entry into Epcot prior to 6:00 p.m. will require a theme park ticket. Doors will not open for Pasta in the Park Party until 7:00 p.m. All the above is subject to availability. Children under 3 do not need to purchase a Pasta in the Park Party Ticket. Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferrable.


To make a special dietary request, please contact us at runDisney@disneysports.com.



Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend Breakfast

Friday, February 20, 2015

Saturday, February 21, 2015

Time: 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. EST

Location: Family Reunion Area at Epcot®


Enjoy breakfast with the Disney princesses!

Join the Disney princesses for a fabulous breakfast on Friday morning right after the Disney Princess 5K race at Epcot®. It's a great way to keep the fun going, enjoy a yummy breakfast, and get to say hello to your favorite Princess.


Disney's Princess Half Marathon Weekend Breakfast
Disney's Princess Half Marathon Weekend Breakfast
Disney's Princess Half Marathon Weekend Breakfast

Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend Breakfast Pricing

  • Breakfast Buffet
  • Disney character meet & greets
  • Opportunities for photos and autographs with Disney Characters


*Tickets are non-refundable. The above menu items are subject to change without notice. All the above is subject to availability. Children under 3 are free. Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferrable.


Event Transportation has been arranged for those staying at select Event Host Resorts. Buses will be indicated by event transportation signs placed in the front windows and will run every 20 minutes from Walt Disney World® Resorts after the 5K from 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Any Guests leaving after 9:00 a.m. can use existing Epcot® transportation to return to their Event Host Resort. Guests not staying at an Event Host Resort will need to provide their own transportation.



Thursday, February 19 – 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Friday, February 20 – 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, February 21 – 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex


One-stop headquarters for all your Race Weekend needs!


Headquarters for everything you need to prepare for race weekend is at the Expo. All runners must attend the Expo for race number, shirt & gEAR bag pick up. During the Expo celebration, you’ll be able to check out the latest in Official runDisney Race Weekend Merchandise, and get a sneak peek at the latest in fitness apparel, footwear, sunglasses, high tech gadgets, and nutritional products. The Expo will also showcase a Speaker Series that includes appearances by celebrity runner and seminars on training, running, and nutrition featuring speakers and panelists from the running industry.



Expo Highlights

  • Race number, shirt & gEAR bag pick up
  • Official runDisney Merchandise
  • Latest in apparel, fitness equipment, high tech gadgets and nutritional products
  • Speaker Series – Guest speakers with seminars including race tips, training and nutrition


Exhibitor Information
If you are interested in becoming an exhibitor at one of our runDisney Health & Fitness Expo events, please contact wdw.sports.marathon.expo@disneysports.com.



Sunday, February 22, 2015

3:00 – 5:30 a.m. (runners only)

5:30 – 10:30a.m. (runners and Platinum ChEAR Squad only)

Location: Family Reunion Area at Epcot® Wonder Lot


Get the Royal Treatment with a VIP Race Retreat Package!

Want to enjoy the "royal treatment" during your race and add even more magic into your Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend? It's easy with a VIP Race Retreat Package! Race Retreat is a great way for runners to prepare for their race, get pampered, and reunite with friends and family once the race is over.


Race Retreat
Race Retreat
Race Retreat

Race Retreat Package Features

Pre-Race Amenities

  • Pre-race bagels, fruit, coffee, water and PowerAde
  • Temperature-controlled tent with lounges
  • Private restrooms and bag check
  • Padded stretching area
  • Self-treatment station and First Aid Station
  • Disney Character Meet and Greets

Post-Race Amenities

  • Internet access to check live results
  • Brunch with hot and cold beverages
  • Changing tents
  • Self-treatment station
  • 10-minute massage for only $10 (subject to availability)
  • Designated location to meet friends and family to celebrate your accomplishment!*
  • Disney Character Meet and Greets

Other Amenities:

  • 2015 Disney Princess Half Marathon commemorative item
  • Live video feed from the Finish Line
  • Information Station

*Race Retreat will open to friends and family beginning at 5:30 a.m. Each Guest or spectator in your party must purchase a Platinum Level ChEAR Squad Package separately to gain access to Race Retreat. ChEAR Squad Packages are subject to availability and we recommend purchasing pre-arrival via our Spectator Resources page. Children under 3 do not need to purchase a ChEAR Squad package.


Brunch and pre-race menu items are subject to change without notice. Packages are priced per person and subject to availability and capacity limits. Offer subject to availability and registration is required. Restrictions apply. Offer may be withdrawn and modified at any time without notice.