WDW Marathon, Half Marathon and Goofy Challenge Registration opens today!

Who’s registering today?  If you ran the Princess Half or the races in January, you should have received a discount code in you email in the last few days.  If you are a Disney Visa card holder, you should have also received a discount link through the Disney Visa website. 

Here’s the pricing information from the runDisney website:

Entry Fees and Deadlines



WALT DISNEY WORLD® Marathon

$140 by April 24, 2011

$150 between April 25, 2011 and July 3, 2011

$160 on or after July 4, 2011

WALT DISNEY WORLD® Marathon Relay (2-person team)

$280 by April 24, 2011

$300 between April 25, 2011 and July 3, 2011

$320 on or after July 4, 2011

WALT DISNEY WORLD® Half Marathon

$140 by April 24, 2011

$150 between April 25, 2011 and July 3, 2011

$160 on or after July 4, 2011

Goofy’s Race and a Half Challenge

$310 by April 24, 2011

$330 between April 25, 2011 and July 3, 2011

$350 on or after July 4, 2011

Disney Family Fun Run 5K

$50 per participant

$55 per Stroller division participant

Disney Kids Races

$10 per child

Mickey Mile

$25 per child

Cancellation Policy

Entry fees for Marathon Weekend events are non-refundable.

Eligibility

WALT DISNEY WORLD® Marathon and Goofy’s Race and a Half Challenge To compete you must be 18 years of age or older.

WALT DISNEY WORLD® Marathon Relay and WALT DISNEY WORLD® Half Marathon

To compete you must be 14 years of age or older.

Disney Family Fun Run 5K

All ages are welcome to compete. Each participant must be able to complete the 5K on their own unless they have registered for the Stroller division of the 5K.

Disney Kids’ Races

Children 13 and under can participate in the Mickey Mile and other race distances are determined by age group.

Pacing Requirements

All athletes entering the WALT DISNEY WORLD® Marathon, Marathon Relay, Half Marathon or 5K must maintain a 16-minute per mile pace throughout the race. Anyone not able to maintain the respective paces may be picked up and transported to the finish. You may be picked up at any point along the course and transported for not maintaining pace. It is suggested that you train at a 15-minute per mile pace.

Proof of Time

WALT DISNEY WORLD® Marathon, Half Marathon and Goofy Challenge If you believe you will finish the Half Marathon in less than 2:45 hours or the Marathon in less than 5:00 hours, proof of time is required for start corral placement.

WALT DISNEY WORLD® Marathon 2-Person Relay

If the person running the first leg in your relay will finish their Half Marathon leg in less than 2:45 hours, proof of time is required for start corral placement.

Please provide proof of time at the point of registration.

Proof of time should include name of race, year, distance and time finished (i.e. 2011 WALT DISNEY WORLD® Marathon – 3:35 OR 2009 DISNEYLAND® Half Marathon – 2:25). If you do not have a proof of time to submit, list “N/A” at the point of registration. Proof of time must be provided from a race 10K or longer. All forms of proof of time must be from a race after July 1, 2009. If you do not provide proof of time you will be placed in the last start corral.

If you do not provide proof of time at the point of registration or acquire it after you have registered, then email this information to disneysports@trackshack.com before November 1, 2011. After November 1, 2011 you will need to bring proof of your estimated finish time to the Runner Relations booth at the Expo if you wish to have your start corral placement changed. If you listed a race result as proof of time when registering online, then you do not have to do anything further.

Dates, times and prices subject to change. All races are subject to capacity limits and may close at any time.

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6 Responses to WDW Marathon, Half Marathon and Goofy Challenge Registration opens today!

  1. Courtney says:

    I would love to do the marathon relay! 🙂

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  2. Amanda says:

    I'm doing Dopey again next year – can't wait!!!

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  3. Megan says:

    Courtney – Maybe you and Aaron should do the relay! It is really a fun weekend to be there.

    Amanda – I've considered Dopey, but I am scared by the cost.

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  4. FruitFly says:

    I'm glad you posted this – because I forgot I had that discount code in my e-mail!

    I'm registering for the half after I run my next half marathon at the beginning of April. I wanted to get a legit finish time to submit – versus my Princess time where I stopped for every single picture.

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  5. FruitFly says:

    What's “Dopey”??

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  6. FruitFly says:

    Wait – I figured it out … and if I was awesome enough to be able to do the Goofy … I'd totally go all the way and do all 3!

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