Women of all ages are invited to join the Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend! This annual race will take you through the most spectacular places on earth. Participants can meet their favorite cartoon characters, win prizes, and make friends. There is even a family reunion area with live shows and fun activities. This women’s themed half marathon will start on February 20, 2014.
Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend is one of the most popular events of the year in Orlando, Florida. Over 21,000 princesses have crossed the finish line until now. This royal quest takes place at Epcot every year. In 2010, the event drew more than 13,000 registered competitors. Those who enter the race receive medals and prizes as well as weekend transportation from the event host resorts.
Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, the organization sponsoring this event, offers a number of race packages for runners, including:
• Free refreshments during and after the race
• Personalized bibs
• Gift bags
• Commemorative medals
• Disney Princess mesh bag
• Champion® T-shirts
• ChronoTrack B-tags for family and friends
These benefits are available to those who donate minimum $300. All participants get drinks and cool prizes as well as tasty snacks. The race is from Epcot to the Magic Kingdom and back. Runners are required to maintain a minimum pace. You must be at least 14 years old to join the marathon. Once you sign up, you’ll receive a gift bag, a T-shirt, and a race bib with your name and number.
Fun Activities for the Whole Family
The Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend is much more than a simple race. The event includes a princess breakfast, a fun party, and an awards ceremony. The Weekend Breakfast features character meet and greets, delicious foods, and photo sessions for athletes.
At the party, you can enjoy spectacular entertainment along with a fabulous dinner that will get you ready for the race. Fireworks, great music, and nighttime festivities are part of the show.
If you want to get pampered before the big event, choose the race retreat plan! You’ll have full access to a temperature-controlled tent, padded stretching areas, breakfast with hot and cold beverages, snacks, and coffee. The Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend is a fun-filled event for ladies and their families, so make sure you join the race! Don’t forget to bring your friends – you’ll need their support to cross the finish line!