runDisney 10th Anniversary Princess Half Marathon Itinerary

Rodale-USA has put runDisney 1/2 marathon information in their magazine, which is digital on the site.  You can take a look at it HERE.

This is the 10th year for the Run Disney Princess 1/2 Marathon event!

The Weekend Itinerary

Thursday February 22, 2018

ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex

10:00 AM- 11:00 AM

*Features exclusive early access to the runDisney Health & Fitness Expo. Advance purchase required.

runDisney Heath and Fitness Expo

ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex

noon- 8 PM

*Race Retreat Runners early access 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Friday February 23, 2018

Princess 5k 

(presented by Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals)

Start/Finish Epcot 5:30 AM

(photo credit: Rondale-USA Disney Princess 5k Medal)

runDisney Health and Fitness Expo

ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex

10 AM – 7PM

Februrary 24, 2018

Disney Princess Enchanted 10K

Start/Finish Epcot 5:30 AM

(photo credit: Rondale-USA Disney Princess 10k Medal)

runDisney Kid’s Race

(presented by GoGo squeeZ Applesauce on the Go)

ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex

Track and Field Complex

10:30 AM Dashes Start

  • 100m Dash: 10:30 a.m.
  • 200m Dash: 11:30 a.m.
  • Diaper Dash: 12:30 p.m.
  • One Mile Run: 1:00 p.m

runDisney Health and Fitness Expo

ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex

9:30 AM – 3:30 PM

February 25, 2018

10th Anniversary Disney Princess 1/2 Marathon

(presented by Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals)

Start / Finish Epcot 5:30 AM

(photo credit: Rondale-USA Disney Princess 1/2 Marathon Medal)

VIP Race Retreat

Imagine Lot, Epcot

3:00 AM – 5:00 AM – (Runners ONLY)

5:30 AM – 11:00 AM – (Runners with Platinum chEAR Squad ONLY)

There are Medals for each event, and a special medal if you complete The Fairy Tale Challenge.

Participants can get this medal for completing both the Disney Princess 1/2 Marathon and the 10k Challenge.

(photo credit: Rondale-USA Disney 1/2 Marathon Fairy Tale Challenge Medal)

The staring area (zone) for the 5k and 10k will be in the Explore Lot at Epcot. The starting area for the 1/2 Marathon will be on the Epcot Center Drive.

Your bib will locate your starting corral area. They would like you to line up in the appropriate area a half hour before the race starts.

Finishing the Race

When you cross the finish line your time will be recorded. Then you can go through the finish chute area. There you will be presented with your finisher medal and you will be directed to refreshments.

gEAR Bag claim will be in the Epcot Wonder Lot for the 5K, 10K, and 1/2 Marathon for participants only.

*You can download your finishing certificate about 2 weeks after the event.

What if you can’t finish?

If you simply can’t finish, just go to the nearest Florida Hospital Celebration Health Medical Station. You will find these along the course. There you can get assistance and they will tell you what to do. If you can’t continue there will be transportation available to take you to Epcot.

Remember you can share your runDisney photos that weekend on runDisney social media using #PrincessHalf and #runDisney

Source: Rodale-USA.instamagazine

Feature Image: runDisney

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