Hi Lori I was wondering if costumes are also permitted and encouraged for the Royal family 5k race? Also do you know what the theme will be for the race this year I just signed my whole family up that's 3 generations running our first Disney race! Thank
- Asked by elizabeth from FL on 2/3/2012
Hi Elizabeth! That is such a wonderful story! Three generations running together is very inspiring and motivational. What a great idea! Costumes are DEFINITELY permitted for the 5K! That is what makes runDisney races so... read more
How long is it from the time you leave your 'warm up' clothes until race time? I saw you can leave clothes in a bag or clothes at the start line can be donated, but nothing says how long you are waiting. Any thoughts?
- Asked by Amanda from ME on 2/3/2012
Hi Amanda! Everyone does this differently. Some people will take off their "warm-up" clothes and check them with their bags. In that case, it will be a good 45 minutes before the race starts as you walk over to the start... read more
I recently ran the Tinkerbell 1/2 Marathon and had a blast. I'm interested in purchasing some items such as a Tinkerbell 1/2 marathon shirt and other special items from the Expo. Is there a site where I can purchase these items now that the Expo is over?
- Asked by Pamela on 2/4/2012
HI Pamela! Congratulations on running the Tinkerbell Half! You are right, it was a great race! Unfortunately, they only sell race specific items on the race weekend at the expo and also at the start/finish lines. My only... read more
Expedition Everest sounds like a-lot of fun. If we register, it'll be our first. What kind of "obstacles" are included in the race? I want to be prepared for what lies ahead, especially since my kids (10 and 12) are also interested.
- Asked by jannette from FL on 2/3/2012
Hi Janette! You are right, the Expedition Everest is a lot of fun! The 5K obstacle course is actually different every year, but here are some examples of what the obstacles have been in the past:
Walls to climb over, nets to crawl under,... read more
Hi! I am really interested in the Everest Challenge, could you give me a little more detail on the types of obstacle challenges that will be involved?
- Asked by dawn from MN on 2/3/2012
Hi Dawn! The Expedition Everest Challenge is so much fun! It is a 5K with obstacles and also a scavenger hunt, all at the Animal Kingdom. The obstacles change every year, but some examples from the past are:
Walls to climb over,... read more