Planning our trip around the W&D 1/2 marathon or the new TOT run. We arrive a couple days before and stay the week after. Which time do you think is best in terms of crowds?
- Asked by Shannon from MA on 1/9/2012
The fall is my favorite time of year to come to Walt Disney World! Either of the weekends you mentioned would be great but I do have a personal preference.
If I had to choose between the two I would definitely choose the Wine and Dine 1/2... read more
Hello and happy new year! When will the 2013 WDW Marathon registration open and what are the dates of the 2013 Marathon? Thank you so much!
- Asked by Nathaniel from MI on 1/8/2012
I just completed my first half marathon at Walt Disney World this weekend. It was a thrilling experience that I'm eager to try again. Well, after my legs recover a bit. :-)
As noted at the end of this Disney Parks Blog summary of... read more
We are planning on bringing our girls to Disney next January/February, they will be 4.5 and 2.5. I am training to run the half marathon, and was wondering if we would be better to enjoy Disney the week before or after the race? We will spend about 5 days.
- Asked by Jessica from IL on 1/7/2012
Hi Jessica! How exciting! The Princess Half Marathon is one of my favorite races! I have actually done both scenarios. I have been there the week before to visit parks, and I have stayed the week after. I really... read more
I'm running the Princess 13.1 this February with my sister-in law to celebrate our 40th birthdays! We're also signed up for the race retreat and are staying at the Beach Club resort. What healthy food options can we find during our stay prior to the race?
- Asked by Julie from NH on 1/6/2012
Congratulations on running the Princess Half! It's one of my very favorite races! Of course, I love any race at Disney World! The Beach Club resort is also a favorite of mine. I have been pleasantly surprised that over the... read more
My two children and I will be attending the Princess Half Marathon as spectators. I looked at the Chear packages, but it says pick up is Friday or Saturday before the race. We will not be in the parks until Sunday morning when we go to the race. Help?
- Asked by Maria from NJ on 1/4/2012
Hi Maria! You are correct, the packet pickup for the ChEAR squad and
all runners is at the Expo. Unfortunately, the Expo will not be open on
Sunday morning. My advice is to have whomever you are going to support
or someone else... read more