Welcome! Thanks for visiting my running blog. My name is Amy and I live in central Florida. You can read more about me here: About Me & WeRunForFun. I use this blog to publish my personal race reports, share running gear reviews, and showcase some merch for runners, including t-shirts I've designed, costumes for runDisney races, plus some curated favorites. You can find my Etsy shop here: WeRunForFun on Etsy

Latest Blog Posts

New for 2023: Princess Race Weekend Outfit Ideas: Officially Licensed Leggings & Tank Tops

I published a similar post last year for the 2022 Princess race weekend. Since some of the featured princesses have changed for 2023, I'm sharing more officially licensed leggings and tops for this new group of characters.  Remember that you can customize the shirts here to make them...

Updated: runDisney Mashup Running Costume Idea: Princess Fennec Shand

This post originally appeared on the blog on January 7, 2022. Since then I've run in this costume, during the 2022 Princess Half Marathon, and made a few more pieces available in my Etsy shop. I figured now would be a good time to update this post...

Princess 5K 2023: Cheap & Easy Costume Ideas from Amazon

If you're looking for something to wear on 5K race day during the 2023 Princess Half Marathon Weekend, consider a traditional costume from Amazon, and have a look through Amazon Warehouse for some hard-to-beat deals! Designed to be worn on Halloween or for other cosplay-type events, traditional...

Race Recaps: Feeding Frenzy 5K & Shark Bite 5K 2023

The eighth annual Shark Bite Half Marathon and 5K weekend took place on January 14 and 15, 2023. It was my third time participating; I ran the Shark Bite 5K in 2019 and the 5K Challenge in 2020. I also participated in 2021 when

Updated: Princess Race Weekend Tiara Hats & Caps

Note: This post was originally published on 1/10/18. It has been updated with currently-available Amazon products along with a few new selections. Are you looking for a non-traditional tiara to wear during Disney's Princess Half Marathon race weekend next month? Wearing a tiara or crown-style hat is a...

2022 Virtual Race Roundup: July - December

While I'm back to participating in in-person events, I've still got some virtual runs on my calendar.  These virtual runs and walks are often completed alone, in my neighborhood or on local trails, so they unfortunately aren't particularly memorable. They may also be completed in conjunction with another race,...

Race Recap: 2023 WDW Marathon Weekend 5K

Five years ago this week, I was running my first Dopey Challenge at Walt Disney World, getting ready to run my first Marathon as part of the race weekend. This year I took part in the 5K (and volunteered for the half marathon and marathon).

How to Track a Cruise Ship Run Using Garmin Lap Feature

Over the Christmas and New Year's holidays, Arthur and I took an 11-night Caribbean cruise on the Norwegian Dawn. I did one 5K on the ship for a virtual race (Stress Buster), which I completed while the ship was at sea on Christmas Eve.

Local 5K Race Report: Naughty or Nice 2022

This was the fourth year I participated in the holiday-themed Naughty or Nice 5K in Lake Mary, Florida. You can see my other reports here: Naughty or Nice race recaps.

Race Recap: Greg Warmoth Reindeer Run 2022

Arthur and I participated in the Reindeer Run at SeaWorld Orlando on December 10th. The untimed fun run is hosted by Orlando news personality Greg Warmoth and raises money for local pediatric health programs as well as Toys for Tots.