runDisney news 7/30/2017 – 8/5/2017

Hi friends!

Happy August! Time to savor the beautiful summer days and nights and pretend not to notice the earlier and earlier sunsets. I hope everyone’s training is going well and that you are getting excited about your upcoming runDisney races! Never run a runDisney race before but are interested or thinking about it? Write a comment or send me an email in my bio! I’d love to help inspire another runDisney athlete!

In case you missed it, here’s the latest on runDisney news for the week of 7/30/17 through 8/5/17:

Dream Big, Princess: Insight into the Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend Rebrand


Photo Credit (c) Disney

Between the opportunity to run in Walt Disney World with runDisney (through Cinderella Castle!) and the Disney Princess collection, I knew right away that if I was going to run my first long distance race, it was going to be the Disney Princess Half Marathon. As a predominantly female race, it is an empowering, emotional and magical weekend.

Guest Blogger, Rebecca: One Month Until the Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend!

Hi Friends!

The Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend is right around the corner! To those who have trained all spring and summer for your big race/s, I’m thinking of you and look forward to following along! I’ve asked my lifelong friend and runDisney sister, Rebecca, to be my guest blogger for today. She and her husband, Jake, will be running the Disneyland 10K! Here to tell her story is Rebecca:

runDisney news 7/23/2017 – 7/29/2017

Hi friends!

I can’t believe it’s the end of July. The back-to-school ads are in full force, and some home decorating stores are already selling autumn/halloween decorations. Geez! We still have a solid month until Labor Day! To fellow runDisney enthusiasts out training for their upcoming runDisney races, stay cool and enjoy the last few weeks of summer.

In case you missed it, here’s the latest on runDisney news for the week of 7/23/17 through 7/29/17:

Special Dining Discounts Available for Annual Passholders at Walt Disney World- For A Limited Time!

Featured image: wood-fired, crispy fried onion flatbread from Jiko – The Cooking Place, Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge


The Walt Disney World Resort is celebrating their 45th anniversary (2016, but you know Disney, they love to extend celebrations for over a year!) by providing Annual Passholders with a special summer dining discount: from now until September 30, you can receive a 30% discount on dinner either before 6:00 p.m. or after 8:30 p.m. at participating locations*. The standard dining discount for Annual Passholders is 20%, so you will save an additional 10% with this deal! This is a great opportunity to experience some of Disney’s finest dining establishments as a treat to celebrate the end of summer and the beginning of the fall season.