EVENTS

The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™ 10-Miler Weekend

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October 3-October 4, 2014 -  Walt Disney World® Resort, Florida

Tower of Terror™ 10-Miler

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Happy Haunted 5K Trail Run

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runDisney Kids Races

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Disney Villains Hollywood Bash

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EVENT QUESTIONS
REGISTRATION
What is included in the registration fee?
Registration for The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™ 10-Miler includes a commemorative shirt, Virtual goody bag, gEAR bag, and race bib. For more information on what is included in your registration fee, please see your event specific page.
How do I know if I'm registered?
Once your registration has been processed, you will receive a confirmation email that will serve as your only confirmation of registration. To receive another registration confirmation, please visit our Registration Confirmation page.
Is there a minimum age to register for the race?
You must be at least 12 years old to participate in the 10-Miler. To view the age requirements for the 5K and Kids Races, please see the Registration page.
Does my race registration include entry into the park?
Race registration includes entry into the Walt Disney World® theme parks only during the races as you run the course. You will not need a ticket to participate in any of the Weekend races.

For visits to Theme Parks during the rest of your stay at the Walt Disney World® Resort, tickets must be purchased separately. Specially-priced Theme Park tickets can be purchased by calling (407) 939-iRun (4786) or visiting our Online Ticket Store.
Do I need to submit proof of time?
Submitting a proof of time is only for 10-Miler corral placement, which is based on your anticipated finish time. Please see our Registration page for information about submitting a proof of time. If you do not submit a proof of time, you will be placed in the last start corral.
What if I have a better proof of time than when I first registered?
Please email your updated proof of time (include the race you registered for, on or after July 1, 2014 which includes the race time, finish time, distance, date, city and state) to mailto:disneysports@trackshack.com by July 1, 2014. No proof of time changes will be made in the system after July 1, 2014 or onsite.
What do I need for my proof of time?
Please provide results from a certified 10K race or longer on or after July 1, 2014 which includes the race name, finish time, distance, date, city and state. Please email your updated proof of time (include the race you registered for) to mailto:disneysports@trackshack.com by July 1, 2014
Can my race registration be refunded?
No, entry fees for The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™ 10-Miler Weekend Weekend events are non-refundable
Can I transfer my race to another participant?
Unfortunately, all of our races are non-transferrable from one participant to another.
Once a race is sold out is there any way to register or be put on a waitlist?
Unfortunately, we do not waitlist any of our races. You can check with our travel providers or charity groups to see if they have any registrations available. Please reference the Registration tab.
Is ChEAR Squad refundable?
No ChEAR Squad is non-refundable, non-transferrable, and non-deferrable.
Are commemorative items refundable?
No, all commemorative items are non-refundable, non-transferrable, and non-deferrable.
I need some type of guide with me during the race, how do I go about arranging that?

We can offer human guides to assist registered participants with disabilities.  Please contact rundisney@disneysports.com no later than 90 days prior to an event.  

I did not purchase a commemorative item during registration, can I purchase one now?
Yes, please visit the Commemorative Items page to purchase any of these. Commemorative Items are subject to availability.
EXPO & PACKET PICK-UP
Can someone else pick up my packet if I am unable to attend the expo?
You must pick up your own participant packet (which includes your event-issued bib number and timing device) during regularly scheduled hours. Individuals will no longer be able to pick up participant packets on behalf of others.
What are the hours of the Expo?
Please view our Schedule page for Expo hours.
Where do I pick up my race packet?
You must pick up your race packet at The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™ 10 Miler Weekend Expo held in the HP Field House and Jostens® Center at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex.
What time is the expo open?
The Expo will be open from 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. on Friday October 3, 2014, and 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 4, 2014.
If I can't attend the race, can my race packet be mailed to me?
No, we are unable to mail race packets, goody bags, race shirts, commemorative pins, or commemorative Mickey ears.
Is Packet Pick-Up available the night of the race?
No, all The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™ 10-Miler Weekend race packets must be picked up at Disney's Health and Fitness Expo and will not be available the night of the race.
Do I need to bring anything with me to Packet Pick-Up?
To pick up your race packet, you must bring a photo ID and your signed waiver. If the participant is under 18 years old, the waiver must be completed and signed by a parent or legal guardian. Waivers will be available to download approximately one month before the event or on-site at the Expo.
Am I allowed to bring my stroller into the expo?
You will need to park your stroller outside of the Expo. Due to safety we do not allow strollers inside the Expo venue.
Where can I purchase the New Balance runDisney shoe?
The New Balance running shoes will only be available at our runDisney expos in limited quantities. Unfortunately, you cannot order or purchase them. We recommend attending in the morning the first day of Expo.
THE RACE
Will the race be canceled/postponed due to weather?
The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™ 10-Miler Weekend races will be held rain or shine, except in the case of lightning. For the Walt Disney World® Lightning Policy, please see our Safety Page.
Is there a pacing requirement for the race?
Yes, there is a maximum 16-minute per mile pace requirement for The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™ 10-Miler and 5K races.Your time starts when you cross the start line timing mat and your B-tag is activated. We suggest that you train for a 15 minute per mile pace to allow time for restroom breaks, photo opportunities, etc.
What happens if I can't keep up with the pacing requirement for any of the weekend events?
Anyone not able to maintain the required pace may be picked up at any point along the course and transported to the finish line area.
Are you allowed to wear a costume for The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™ 10-Miler and Happy Haunted 5K Trail Run?
Yes, but your costume cannot include a face mask. Anyone seen in violation of this will be removed from the course. If your costume is questionable or offensive to others, we reserve the right to either ask you to change into something more appropriate or remove you from the event.
Can I use my iPod, MP3 player or headphones?
Headphones can be worn but are discouraged due to audio messages that are placed throughout the course to ensure your safety.
Will gEAR bag check be available for this race?
You will receive a clear plastic bag at Packet Pick-Up, please use this bag for the gEAR bag check service. We will not accept any other type of bag. You will also receive a numbered bag check sticker at Packet Pick-Up. Please place the sticker in the clearly defined area on your clear plastic bag prior to arriving at gEAR Bag Check. Once you finish, your race number will be used to verify your bag when you pick it up. Any bags not picked up by the end of the race will be taken Resort Lost & Found. Please do not check any valuable items. The Event Staff is not responsible for any lost, damaged, or stolen items.
If my friend or family member is assigned to a different corral, can we change corrals?
Corral placement is based on each individual's anticipated finish time. The person placed in the faster corral is allowed to move back to a slower corral, but no one is allowed to move forward.
How many water stops will be located on The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™ 10-Miler course?
A total of 5 Dasani water and PowerAde stops will be located along The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™ 10-Miler course. Stops are placed approximately 1.5 miles apart along the course and both Dasani water and PowerAde will be available at all stops. *Number and location of water stops are subject to change at any time. Please see the Course page for more information.
Is The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™ 10-Miler course certified?
Yes, The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™ 10-Miler course is certified by USA Track & Field.
Which timing splits will be provided?
Your race results for The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™ 10-Miler will include splits for the 5K, 10K and finish. Your overall gun and net time are also provided.
Where can I find my race results?
You will be able to view your results on the Results page of the runDisney website and will be posted within 24 hours of the conclusion of the race.
How do I find my race photos after the race?
Please visit marathonphoto.com to view your race photos. You will need your race number to access your photos. Please allow 48 hours after the race for photos to be loaded.
Is there an awards ceremony?
Yes, top finisher awards for The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™ 10-Miler will be presented at the awards ceremony. Age group awards will be mailed following the race. Please allow for 4-6 weeks delivery. Please see our Awards page for more information on awards and the awards ceremony.
5K
Where is the 5K located?
The 5K will be located at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex.
What type of course will the 5K be?
The 5K course will be an all terrain course going over grass, sand, and gravel.
Will there be a stroller division?
The 5K course will NOT allow strollers.
Is the course wheel chair accessible?
Wheel chairs are allowed, however, they must have all terrain wheels. Please expect a rough terrain course.
Does my registration include admittance to the Disney Villains Hollywood Bash?
No, the 5K registration does not include admittance into the Disney Villains Hollywood Bash. Tickets can be purchased by visiting our Online Ticket Store.
KIDS RACES
Where are the Kids Races located?
The Kids Races will be located at the start of the 5K and will not be located at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Track.
Does my registration include admittance to the Disney Villains Hollywood Bash?
No, the Kids Races registration does not include admittance into the Disney Villains Hollywood Bash. Tickets can be purchased by visiting our Online Ticket Store.
DISNEY VILLIANS HOLLYWOOD BASH
Is the Disney Villains Hollywood Bash included in my race registration?
Yes, The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™ 10-Miler participants will receive entry into the Disney Villains Hollywood Bash with registration. The Disney Villains Hollywood Bash is not included with the 5K or Kids Race registrations.
Is a youth ticket available?
A youth ticket will not be available. Children under 3 years of age do not need a ticket to enter the Bash.
Will I be able to purchase a Disney Villains Hollywood Bash ticket at the Expo?
A limited number of Disney Villains Hollywood Bash Tickets may be available at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Welcome Center during the Expo. Availability is not guaranteed.

Please visit the Disney Villains Hollywood Bash page for more information on the party.
Will a theme park ticket, park hopper, or annual pass, grant me access to the Disney Villains Hollywood Bash?
No. You must purchase a Disney Villains Hollywood Bash ticket, or register for The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™ 10-Miler to have access to Disney Villains Hollywood Bash.
Do I need to keep my Disney Villains Hollywood Bash ticket with me at all times?
Yes. At any time you may be asked for your Disney Villains Hollywood Bash ticket. If you do not have your ticket you may be asked to leave the park immediately.
HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS & THEME PARK TICKETS
Are specially-priced hotel accommodations available for The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™ 10-Miler Weekend participants?
Yes, to reserve your room, please call (407) 939-iRun (4786). For more information on resorts, please visit the Travel Details page.
Is admission to the park included in race registration?
Admission to the theme parks is not included in race registration. You must purchase a theme park ticket to enter any of the theme parks before the race and/or after party. You can do so by calling (407) 939-iRun (4786) or visiting our website www.rundisney.com. For more information on resorts, please visit the Travel Details page.
TRANSPORTATION
Is event transportation provided?

The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™ 10-Miler Weekend transportation has been arranged for all race activities for participants staying at one of the Event Host Resorts. Guests not staying at a Host Walt Disney World® resort will need to provide their own transportation to the Expo and various race sites.


For more details, please refer to the Transportation section under the Plan tab.

How do I get to the various race starts?
Participants staying at one of the Event Host Resorts should use event transportation to reach all of the Weekend's events. For pick up locations and times, please see your front desk when you check into your resort. Guests not staying at a Host Resort will need to provide their own transportation. Participants arriving in personal vehicles or by taxi will be required to park or be dropped-off at ESPN Wide World of Sports. THERE WILL BE NO PARKING or DROP-OFFS AT Disney's Hollywood Studios ON RACE EVENING. For participants driving to ESPN Wide World of Sports on race evening, shuttle bus transportation will be provided to and from Disney's Hollywood Studios. For more information please visit our Transportation page.
Is transportation available for spectators?

Yes. Spectators staying at a host resort can use event transportation. First priority for transportation will be given to race participants!


For more details, please refer to the Transportation section under the Plan tab.

What if I am not staying at a host resort?

No transportation will be provided for guests staying at a non-host resort even if it is on Walt Disney World® property. Parking will be available at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex ONLY. Parking or Drop-offs will not be available at Disney's Hollywood Studios. Participants will take a shuttle from the ESPN Wide World of Sports complex to Disney's Hollywood Studios.


For more details, please refer to the Transportation section under the Plan tab.

Where are spectators allowed to watch The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™ 10-Miler Event?

Limited spectator viewing will be available at the race start at Disney's Hollywood Studios.


Spectators can also view their runner at Champion® Stadium at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. Entry into Champion® Stadium is free for race spectators. Those wishing to view from Champion® Stadium will need to take an event bus from Disney's Hollywood Studios to ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. Event buses will run continuous loops for spectators from Disney's Hollywood Studios to ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex from 9:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Champion® Stadium is at mile 6.5 therefore spectators should plan for their runner's pace and anticipated finish time. Spectators who opt to view their runner at Champion® Stadium and the finish line at Disney's Hollywood Studios should allow 10 minutes to walk from the stadium to the bus, 20 minutes of transportation time and 10 minutes to walk to the finish line.


Spectator viewing with limited seating will be available at the finish line at Disney's Hollywood Studios. Spectators must purchase a Disney Villains Hollywood Bash ticket to enter Disney's Hollywood Studios to view the finish line and for the afterhours party.

Where should I plan to meet up with my runner after the race?
Before your runner starts the race, make sure you know your runner's race number, anticipated finish time, what they are wearing and have a plan as to where to meet after the race. Check out the Disney Villains Hollywood Bash guide included in the program to choose a meeting location. *Disney Villains Hollywood Bash Ticket required
SPECTATORS
What is runner tracking and where do I sign up for it?
Participants will have the opportunity to send split times via email and text messaging by registering for this service. You will be able to sign up for runner tracking at runDisney.com/disneyland-half-marathon or at the Avengers Superheroes Half Marathon Weekend Expo.
Where should I plan to meet up with my runner after the race?
Before your runner starts the race, make sure you know your runner's race number, anticipated finish time, what they are wearing and have a plan as to where to meet after the race. The following banners will be in the finish line area to reference as a meet up place; Red: A-B, Blue: C-E, Yellow: F-H, Green: I-Ma, Black: Mc-Q, Purple: R-S, Orange: T-Z.
DEFERRALS
I am unable to attend the race, am I able to defer my registration?
Yes we do offer a deferral program in which you can defer your registration to the same race weekend the following year. Please note there is a fee to defer your race registration. Please refer the registration tab for more information.
I submitted my deferral request form, how do I know you received it?
Once you submit a deferral request you will receive a follow up e-mail with further instructions. Please be sure to look for this e-mail.
If am deferring to a shorter distance will I be refunded the difference plus my registration fees?
You will be refunded the lesser of the two race registration fees less the deferral fee and processing fees.
I am deferring to a longer distance will I be responsible for paying the greater registration fees?
Yes you will be responsible for paying the full registration and processing fees for the race you are deferring to.
Can I defer to any race weekend?
Unfortunately, you can only defer to the same weekend the following year. If you would like you can defer to a different distance as long as it is a 10K distance or longer within the same race weekend.
Can I defer my 5K?
Unfortunately, our 5K registrations are non-deferrable, non-transferrable, and non-refundable.
Can I defer my kids races?
Unfortunately, our kids race registrations are non-deferrable, non-transferrable, and non-refundable.
I purchased Disney Villains Hollywood Bash tickets, am I able to defer those as well?
Unfortunately, our commemorative items are non-deferrable, non-transferrable, and non-refundable.
I purchased commemorative items, am I able to defer those as well?
Unfortunately, our commemorative items are non-deferrable, non-transferrable, and non-refundable.
OTHER
Is The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™ 10-Miler elligible for Coast to Coast Race Challenge?
No, you must complete a half marathon distance or longer race at both the Disneyland® Resort and Walt Disney World® Resort in the SAME calendar year to receive an additional medal commemorating your Coast to Coast Challenge achievement. For more details, visit the Coast to Coast Race Challenge page.
Are childcare services available during my stay at the Walt Disney World® Resort?
Yes, childcare provider Kids Nite Out offers one-to-one in-room babysitting and childcare specialists during your family's visit to the Parks. This service is available to guests 24 hours a day, seven days a week. To contact Kids Nite Out, please call 407-828-0920 from 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. or visit their website.
What is the best way to contact the runDisney Team?
The runDisney team can be reached by emailing us at runDisney@disneysports.com or calling 407-938-3398.
Are there opportunities to volunteer?
Yes, for information on volunteer opportunities at The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™ 10-Miler Weekend , please visit disneysportsenthusiast.com.

GENERAL QUESTIONS

What is included in the registration fee?

Each participant's registration includes a commemorative shirt, iGiftBag, and race bib.

How do I know that I'm registered?

Once your registration has been processed, you will receive a confirmation email from Active.com. This email will serve as your only confirmation of registration.

Can I get an additional registration confirmation emailed to me?

To receive an additional registration confirmation, visit the Registration Confirmation page. Enter the email address you used to register for the race and an additional confirmation email will be sent to you.

Is there a minimum age to register for the race?

To view the age requirements for each race, please see the Registration page.

Does my race registration include entry into the park?

Theme park tickets must be purchased separately from your race registration. Theme park tickets may be pre-purchased by calling 407-WDW-IRUN.

Do I need to purchase a theme park ticket to participate in the race?

A theme park ticket is not needed to participate in any runDisney race.

What is included on my personalized bib?

Your personalized bib will include your first name and your race number for all runDisney races.

If I am injured, pregnant or no longer able to attend the event, can I get a refund?

Entry fees are non-refundable.

Can I get a refund on my race entry?

Entry fees are non-refundable.

Is there a pacing requirement for the race?

Yes. Please visit our Pacing Requirements page for details regarding pacing requirements for each event weekend race.

Is this race walker friendly?

All runDisney races are walker friendly as long as the walker can maintain the minimum pacing requirement for the race they are participating in.

What happens if I can't keep up with the pacing requirement?

Anyone not able to maintain the pace may be picked up and transported to the finish at any point along the course.

Are you allowed to wear a costume in runDisney races?

Yes, however, your costume cannot include a face mask. Anyone seen in violation of this will be removed from the course. If your costume is questionable or offensive to others, we reserve the right to either have you change into something more appropriate or remove you from the event.

Are there any other restrictions I should know about?

Yes, additional restrictions may apply on an event-by-event basis. Please review the "Safety" information in the Runner Information page of the event you are interested in.

Can I use my iPod, MP3 player or headphones?

Headphones can be worn but are discouraged due to audio messages that are placed throughout the course to ensure your safety.

Will the race be canceled/postponed due to weather?

All runDisney races will be held rain or shine, except in the case of lightning. For the Walt Disney World® Lightning Policy, please see the Safety information of the Runners Information page of the event you are interested in.

Is bag check available for runDisney races?

Yes.

What is the Coast to Coast Race Challenge?

If you complete a half marathon distance or longer race at both the Disneyland® Resort and Walt Disney World® Resort in the SAME calendar year, then you will receive an additional medal commemorating your achievement. For more details, visit the Coast to Coast Race Challenge page.

What is the best way to contact the runDisney Team?

Members of the runDisney team are available via phone and email to answer your questions. Please allow at least 2 business days for us to return your email or phone call. Send email to disneyland.half.marathon@disneysports.com or call 407-939-iRun.

I left a message or sent an email and haven't heard back from you. What should I do?

If you have contacted us right before or right after an event or during a holiday, please expect a delayed response time. The runDisney Team who answers your calls is the same team who is busy planning your magical event! During other times of the year, if you have not heard back from us and it has been over 2 business days, please feel free to call us again.