runDisney Races & Runs & More

These are my reports of my runDisney races, starting with the Dark Side 5K in 2016 and my first half marathon that same weekend. I was able to run all three races of the Disneyland Half Marathon weekend the last time it was held, in 2017, to earn my one and only Coast-to-Coast Challenge medal.

runDisney Race Recap: Tower of Terror 10-Miler 2022

The inaugural Springtime Surprise race weekend concluded with the Sunday event: the Tower of Terror 10-Miler. Training & GoalsMy plan for the weekend races was to have fun and finish before the sweepers. I aimed to start towards the front of my corral to have an extra...

runDisney Race Recap: Race for the Taste 10K 2022

Following the Expedition Everest 5K Thursday night, and a rest day on Friday, Saturday morning found runDisney enthusiasts like me back to toe the line for the Race for the Taste 10K. Training & GoalsMy plan for the weekend races was to have fun and finish before...

runDisney Race Recap: Expedition Everest 5K 2022

On Thursday, March 31, 2022, Arthur and I participated in the Expedition Everest 5K, part of the new Springtime Surprise race weekend at Walt Disney World. Here's my recap!

runDisney Race Recap: Princess Half Marathon 2022

If I'm not into princesses, why did I run the Fairy Tale Challenge this year? With my big birthday travel dreams quashed by the pandemic, I decided to celebrate 50 years a little closer to home by running a half marathon at Disney World. I last ran Princess...

runDisney Race Recap: Princess Enchanted 10K 2022

I'll admit I'm not too into princesses, and Disney's Princess Half Marathon Weekend is my least favorite of all the runDisney themes. But. It's always at the end of February, and so is my birthday. I last ran Princess in 2017, when it was close to...

2021 runDisney Snack Box Contents

After each runDisney race, participants can pick up a bottle of water and/or sport drink, a banana, and a runDisney snack box. What's inside the box? There was only one in-person race weekend in 2021, so the answer for this year is below. Usually, though, the contents vary from weekend...