Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend presented by Cigna®

January 3-7, 2018 – Walt Disney World® Resort, Florida

The first-ever Walt Disney World® Marathon was a fairy tale come true for runners who dreamt of running in the most magical place on Earth. This year, you're invited to join all the new fun and excitement as we celebrate 25 years of the Walt Disney World® Marathon magic, moments and memories plus the fifth anniversary of the Dopey Challenge!

It's our biggest weekend celebration ever with amazing sights, spectacular surprises and fantastic runs for the whole family including the 25th Anniversary Walt Disney World® Marathon, Half Marathon, Goofy's Race and a Half Challenge, 5K, 5th Anniversary Dopey Challenge, 10K, runDisney Kids Races and Disney Castaway Cay Challenge. Plus, there'll be plenty of Disney entertainment, favorite Disney characters, all-new anniversary commemorative medals and T-shirts, and much more! Share the magic and the memories during the 25th Anniversary Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend.

There is no better way to plan your runDisney vacation than through Woodbrey Family Travel. With Cody’s help and experience in running over 20 runDisney races you will be the most prepared to run the best possible race you could hope for. Lets take this journey across the finish line together!

Weekend Events:

5th Anniversary Dopey Challenge presented by Cigna®


Goofy's Race and a Half Challenge presented by Cigna®


25th Anniversary Walt Disney World® Marathon presented by Cigna®


Walt Disney World® Half Marathon presented by Cigna®


Walt Disney World® 10K presented by Cigna®


Walt Disney World® 5K presented by Cigna®


runDisney Kids Races presented by GoGo squeeze® Applesauce on the Go - One Mile Run

runDisney Kids Races presented by GoGo squeeze® Applesauce on the Go - Kids Dashes

For additional information and to register for this event, please call Cody at 435-757-0838 or by email at cody@woodbreyfamilytravel.com.

Cody with his Dark Wing Duck and Launchpad McQuack
Cody with his Dopey
Cody with all his Disney World Marathon Weekend Medals

* Participants must attend Packet Pick-up at the runDisney Health & Fitness Expo to receive their race packet, bib, and tech shirt. Finisher medals will be distributed to finishers after the race. None of these items will be mailed to registrants who did not participate. Disney reserves the right to refuse the entry into, and/or revoke any registration for, any race for any reason in its sole discretion with refund of any applicable registration fees being the sole remedy of any such refusal and/or revocation.

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Come for a Race, Stay for the Fun!

Celebrate your race accomplishment a with a Disney vacation that's more affordable, more flexible and more relaxing than ever before! Each race weekend travel package offers a variety of hotel options, which include race weekend event transportation service, and access to theme park tickets for savings on select multi-day tickets.


When your family gathers together in a Walt Disney World® Resort or Disneyland® Resort hotels during your race weekend, the imaginative themes, spacious accommodations, fine dining and Disney hospitality will add a unique touch of magic to your trip. It's the perfect way to make a lifetime of happily-ever-after Disney memories!


And there is no better way to plan your runDisney vacation than through Woodbrey Family Travel. In addition to helping you plan an unforgettable vacation, booking through us guarantees you entry into the race even when it sells out.