About the Author, Gina / Will Run for Disney

 

Hi, friends!

Since this is the beginning of a new year, I wanted to re-introduce myself, and share some things about me that maybe you don’t know yet! Here goes…

runDisney news January 14-January 20, 2018

 

The runDisney 2018 race calendar is off to a great start! Congratulations to all participants of the 25th Anniversary Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend and the Castaway Cay Challenge. What an incredible experience to have been a part of, and I hope everyone had an unforgettable time. I’m sad it’s over! But there’s always another Disney trip, and race on the horizon. In case you missed it, here are the runDisney news updates for the week:

2018 Walt Disney World Marathon Recap

 

 

Well, friends. I did it! I am officially a marathoner. After holidays, a sinus infection, a crazy winter storm, and other obstacles potentially deterring me from my goal, we managed to get to Walt Disney World safe and sound, and I was able to fulfill my long-time goal of finishing a marathon.

Introducing the Star Wars Virtual Half Marathon!

In an unexpected surprise, runDisney announced a new race today: the 2018 Star Wars Virtual Half Marathon! This is a clear draw for those trying to fill the void for the Disneyland Star Wars – The Light Side race weekend. An even more exciting draw is the opportunity to still claim your Kessel Challenge medal by participating in both this race and the WDW Star Wars – Dark Side Half Marathon!

WDW Marathon Weekend: What To Pack


Credit: Disney Addicts

It’s beginning to look a lot like WDW Marathon race weekend! I’m definitely feeling the nerves now. The forecast at the moment is predicting a cold week in Walt Disney World, which looks like perfect race conditions for this Boston girl. As we pack, here are my must-haves for your consideration: