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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Runners

Registration

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

  • Disney Princess Half Marathon
  • Glass Slipper Challenge
  • Disney Enchanted 10K
  • Royal Family 5K
  • runDisney Kids Races
  • Pasta in the Park Party
  • Race Retreat
  • Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend Breakfast
  • ChEAR Squad

Registration Policy

  • Entry fees for the 2014 Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend Events, Commemorative Items, or any other Disneyland® Half Marathon Weekend related purchases are non-refundable.
  • All races are non-transferable from participant to participant
  • Dates, times and prices subject to change.
  • All races are subject to capacity limits and may close at any time.
  • For the safety of others on the course we discourage the use of service animals. However, we do offer human guides. If this interests you please contact disneysports@trackshack.com by December 1, 2014 and we will be able to assist you with this. We look forward to working with you.

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.


Deferrals

If you are currently registered for The Disney Princess Half Marathon in 2015 you may defer your registration to The Disney Princess Half Marathon in 2016 subject to availability, on or before February 5, 2015.

Deferral requests will be assessed a $45 processing fee if completed by January 8, 2015. Deferral requests will be assessed a $70 processing fee if completed between January 9 and February 5, 2015. Deferrals are not allowed for The Royal Family 5K or runDisney Kids Races. The deferral link will be available September 15, 2014.


Proof-of-Time

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. Glass Slipper Challenge participants should adhere to Half Marathon proof of time requirements. Please reference the Pacing Requirements below for finish times and associated pacing per mile.


A proof of time must be provided from a certified race reflecting results after February 1, 2013.


  • Half Marathon - 10K or longer

A valid proof of time provided at the time of registration must include the following*:

  • Name of Race
  • Distance
  • City
  • State
  • Date
  • Finish time

*For example, Walt Disney World Half Marathon, 13.1, Orlando, FL, 1/11/13, - 2:05



  • 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 December 1, 2014 you will be placed in the last start corral.
  • If your proof of time data is incomplete or cannot be verified, you will be placed in the last start corral.
  • To provide or update your proof of time, you must email all proof of time data requested above to disneysports@trackshack.com.
  •  No corral changes will be made after December 1, 2014.


Pacing

  • 16 minute per mile pace for all athletes in the Disney Princess Half Marathon, Disney Enchanted 10K, or the Disney Royal Family 5K.
  • Runners unable to maintain the pace may be picked up at any point along the course and transported to the finish line area.
  • A training pace of 15-minute per mile pace is recommended.

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


Race Pacing Chart
Pace/Mile
Half Marathon
6:00
1:19:00
6:30
1:25:00
7:00
1:32:00
7:30
1:38:00
8:00
1:45:00
8:30
1:51:00
9:00
1:58:00
9:30
2:04:00
10:00
2:11:00
10:30
2:18:00
11:00
2:24:00
11:30
2:31:00
12:00
2:37:00
12:30
2:44:00
13:00
2:50:00
13:30
2:57:00
14:00
3:03:00
14:30
3:10:00
15:00
3:17:00
15:30
3:23:00
16:00
3:30:00

The CLIF BAR Pace Team

The CLIF BAR Pace Team will be returning as this year's "official" Disney Princess Half Marathon pace team. 


Here's How It Works:

  • Each Pace Leader will run even splits (every mile will be run in the same amount of time) throughout the race.
  • By following your Pace Team leader, you'll cross the finish line in under two minutes of your goal time.
  • Pace Teams will be provided for the following finish times:

Princess Half Marathon - 1:40, 1:50, 2:00, 2:15, 2:30, 2:45, and 3:00
Disney Royal Family 5K -  TBD


Meet Your Pacer at the Expo

  • Meet your Pace Team leader before the race at the Disney Fit for a Princess Expo.
  • Learn about your Pacer's marathon experience; insights on staying hydrated during the race; and assorted tips.
  • Get your free Pace Band from a Pace Leader. 

Where to Meet on Race Day

On race morning, pace leaders will be lined up according to their pace and holding signs with their finish times.  Join your appropriate pace group.


Need more info? Learn more about how the CLIF BAR Pace Team can help you achieve your best full or half marathon ever and sign-up by visiting clifbar.com.



Commemorative Items


Remember the magic of your Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend with special Commemorative Items that will remind you of all the Disney magic for years to come.


As a race participant, you’ll get the chance to purchase Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend Commemorative Pins, Commemorative Half Marathon Necklaces and Mickey Ears*!  These commemorative items are the perfect way for you and your family to take home the magic of your Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend.

*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. Quantities are limited.



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 posted one week after event.
  • Visit runDisney.com after the race to view your race photos.

Official Licensees

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

All event information is subject to change.



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 Disney Princess Half 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.


Benefits of Booking with an Official 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.


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

All of the travel providers listed above have prior experience packaging and selling travel for Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend. You can rest assured that each of the tour operators listed above will help to make your runDisney vacation memorable!

Why book with a runDisney Travel Provider?

There are many benefits to booking your Disney Princess 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 Walt Disney World® Resort Hotel rates.
  • Specially-priced Walt Disney World® Theme Park Tickets.
  • Select discounts on other race weekend amenities.
  • Ability to pay for your Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend vacation over time*.
  • Ease of mind – leave the travel planning to the experts so you can focus on your training!