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First Order Challenge Medal with Kylo Ren

Fulfill Your Running Destiny at the 2018 Star Wars Half Marathon – The Dark Side!

Runners, do not fear the power of the dark side! Our friends at Star Wars have recently revealed the finisher medals for the 2018 Star Wars Half Marathon – The Dark Side presented by OtterBox. This year's Walt Disney World race medals take inspiration from the villains of "Star Wars: The Last Jedi," and were created in partnership with Lucasfilm and Disney's Yellow Shoes Creative Group. The weekend medals highlight the iconic helmets from some of the First Order's finest.

Take a closer look at what participants will take home this year:


Star Wars 5K Medal with Executioner Stormtrooper
Executioner Stormtrooper | Star Wars Dark Side 5K


Star Wars 10K Medal with Praetorian Guard
Praetorian Guard | Star Wars Dark Side 10K


Star Wars Half Marathon Medal with Captain Phasma
Captain Phasma | Star Wars Dark Side Half Marathon


First Order Challenge Medal with Kylo Ren
Kylo Ren | Star Wars First Order Challenge


runDisney Kids Races Medal with BB-9E
BB-9E | runDisney Kids Races presented by GoGo squeeZ® Applesauce


For those runners who enjoy extra bling, race through the galaxy on a course of your own choosing for the Star Wars Virtual Half Marathon. Runners taking on the runDisney Kessel Run Challenge will earn the coveted Kessel Run Challenge medal by completing both the Star Wars Dark Side Half Marathon and Star Wars Virtual Half Marathon.


Star Wars Virtual Half Marathon Medal with Poe Dameron Kessel Run Challenge Medal with Millennium Falcon

Poe Dameron | Star Wars Virtual Half Marathon
Millennium Falcon | runDisney Kessel Run Challenge


Need a little extra training motivation? Use these motivational quotes from the Star Wars films.


Hurry before it's too late as there are very limited spots remaining for select events during the 2018 Star Wars Half Marathon – The Dark Side presented by OtterBox weekend and Star Wars Virtual Half Marathon, so sign up today! Which race are you looking forward to participating in? Let us know using the hashtag #StarWarsHalf on our social media channels!

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