Quantcast Enchanted 10K, Glass Slipper Challenge Announced - INTERCOT Boards





Find out the latest news, information and rumours covering all of the Walt Disney World Resort. Draw on the combined knowledge of thousands of users in planning you next Walt Disney World vacation.  Ask questions, get answers, make new friends! Information on the Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney MGM Studios, Disney's Animal Kingdom, Downtown Disney, Blizard Beach, Typhoon Lagoon and more! Detailed information and recommendations on Walt Disney World official and off property resorts, hotels & accomodations. NTERCOT's information central featuring Walt Disney World phone numbers, tips and FAQ's. INTERCOT's own store featuring INTERCOT apparel, Disney video and DVD's, travel planning books, CD's and more. INTERCOT's Disney World interactive section featuring software, the INTERCOT Insider newsletter, Walt Disney World Web Postcards and much more.








ICOT Sponsors
magical journeys travel agency
quicksilver tours & transportation
all star vacation rental homes
timeshare store DVC resales
buy theme park / attraction tickets
universal orlando resortAdvertisement
strollers and groceries
INTERCOT store

ICOT Affiliates
amazon.com
disney art
& posters
disney checks
disney store
buy one share of disney stock

priceline.com

proflowers.com

News
site search
headlines
past updates
discussion boards
email update

ICOT Other
advertising
sponsors
link to us
contact us
   






INTERCOT Boards  

Go Back   INTERCOT Boards > Disney General > runDisney, #runICOT & #cheerICOT

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 04-26-2013, 10:47 AM
Melanie's Avatar
Melanie Melanie is offline
INTERCOT Management Team
 
Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: Virginia
Posts: 42,417
Default Enchanted 10K, Glass Slipper Challenge Announced

From runDisney Blog:

A PRINCESS AND A PIXIE:
A NEW RACE, CHALLENGE AND COAST-TO-COAST MEDAL


Hear ye, hear ye,

We now decree that there will be an Enchanted 10K and Glass Slipper Challenge for Princesses looking to make their running dreams come true. We are pleased to announce that the Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend at Walt Disney World® Resort will be adding a 10K and a new two-race challenge!

The Disney Princess Enchanted 10K will give you a new opportunity to participate in a timed run during the Princess Half Marathon Weekend. And if you're looking for an even bigger challenge, sign up for the 10K on Saturday and the Half Marathon on Sunday (19.3 miles total) to earn the inaugural Disney Glass Slipper Challenge Medal, accompanied by each of the medals from the individual races. New for 2014, the Princess Half Marathon Weekend will expand to February 20-23 and include an additional day for the Expo.


Special Edition Coast-to-Coast Race Challenge

Also new in 2014 is a special edition Coast-to-Coast Race Challenge Medal for runners participating in the 2014 Tinker Bell Half Marathon at Disneyland® Resort in January and the 2014 Princess Half Marathon five weeks later at Walt Disney World Resort. Finishers receive the coveted medal featuring the likeness of Walt Disney and Mickey Mouse with a pink overlay and lanyard.

Registration for the 2014 Princess Half Marathon opens June 11 at runDisney.com. A limited number of runners will have the opportunity to register for both the Princess and Tinker Bell Half Marathon at that time.

Those not securing an early registration for the Tinker Bell Half Marathon will have a second chance when on-line registration officially opens on July 9. Be sure to sign up for a reminder email to be notified when registration opens for both events.
Attached Images
File Type: jpg ctcprincess.jpg (15.0 KB, 52 views)
__________________
Director INTERCOT Guest Relations
Head TWIT

Next Up:
Disneyland - Oct '14 - Fall Senorita/ICOT Trip
WDW - Nov '14 - Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend
WDW - Jan '15 - Marathon Weekend/#runICOT
Reply With Quote

Please Support INTERCOT By Supporting Our Sponsors:
  #2  
Old 04-26-2013, 10:50 AM
Christine's Avatar
Christine Christine is offline
Imagineer
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: 5 miles from the magic!
Posts: 6,548
Default

Rolling out the 10Ks!
__________________
INTERCOT Staff-
Nightlife, Shops, Water Parks/DCL/runDisney

DVC owner- BLT, Alauni, SSR, Vero, OKW

Next:
Oct- DLH
Nov-SSR
Jan-GCH- Star Wars 1/2 marathon wknd
May- Vero
July- HHI
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 04-26-2013, 10:56 AM
Melanie's Avatar
Melanie Melanie is offline
INTERCOT Management Team
 
Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: Virginia
Posts: 42,417
Default

Like I just mentioned on Nikki's FB page, I'm not too keen on the female/princess heavy races though. But no doubt this and the challenge and the new coast to coast will pack them in.
__________________
Director INTERCOT Guest Relations
Head TWIT

Next Up:
Disneyland - Oct '14 - Fall Senorita/ICOT Trip
WDW - Nov '14 - Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend
WDW - Jan '15 - Marathon Weekend/#runICOT
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 04-26-2013, 10:59 AM
Christine's Avatar
Christine Christine is offline
Imagineer
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: 5 miles from the magic!
Posts: 6,548
Default

I'm just so happy to have that middle mileage option!
__________________
INTERCOT Staff-
Nightlife, Shops, Water Parks/DCL/runDisney

DVC owner- BLT, Alauni, SSR, Vero, OKW

Next:
Oct- DLH
Nov-SSR
Jan-GCH- Star Wars 1/2 marathon wknd
May- Vero
July- HHI
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 04-26-2013, 11:51 AM
BriarRose0708's Avatar
BriarRose0708 BriarRose0708 is offline
Team INTERCOT Cast Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Ithaca, NY
Posts: 1,899
Default

I'm a sucker for pink and princesses, but this is a little excessive to me. I get wanting to strike while the proverbial iron is HOT, and I know I am new to the running community, but I'm not too excited. Although I am sure there are plenty of folks who will/can shell out the dinero to do this.
__________________
~Nikki~
Last Trip: WDW Half Marathon January 2014 #runICOT
Next Trip: October 5-9 2014 and we're taking the kids!
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 04-26-2013, 02:40 PM
John's Avatar
John John is offline
Chairman & Chief Imagination Officer
 
Join Date: Oct 1997
Location: INTERCOT, MD
Posts: 9,779
Default

Official Press Release:

Princess Half Marathon Weekend Adds New Race, New Challenge and New Medals

Women-focused event to offer 10K, new challenge and special-edition medals fit for a Princess; Special Princess and Tinker Bell half marathon registration available June 11

LAKE BUENA VISTA, FLA (April 26, 2013) - Building on the success of its women-focused events, runDisney is broadening the Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend at Walt Disney World Resort next year by adding a 10K and a new two-race challenge.

The Princess 10K gives runners of various levels more opportunities to run through Disney theme parks and receive a specially-designed finisher medal. And runners looking for an even bigger challenge can sign up for the 10K on Saturday and the Half Marathon on Sunday (19.3 miles total) to earn the inaugural Disney Glass Slipper Challenge Medal to go along with medals from each individual race.

The Princess Half Marathon Weekend, scheduled for Feb. 20-23, is one of two women-focused runDisney events. The other is the Tinker Bell Half Marathon Weekend in January at Disneyland Resort in California. Both races are among the largest women-specific running events in the country and focus on healthy active lifestyles for women and girls. For instance, after nearly 7,500 runners ran in the inaugural Princess Half Marathon event in 2009, the popularity of the race has grown considerably with more than 26,000 registered runners for last year’s race.

Also new in 2014 is a special edition runDisney Coast-to-Coast Race Challenge Medal for runners participating in the 2014 Tinker Bell Half Marathon at Disneyland in January and the 2014 Princess Half Marathon five weeks later at Walt Disney World. Finishers receive the coveted medal featuring the likeness of Walt Disney and Mickey Mouse with a pink overlay and lanyard.

Registration for the 2014 Princess Half Marathon opens June 11 at www.runDisney.com. A limited number of runners will have the opportunity to register for both the Princess and Tinker Bell Half Marathon at that time. Those not securing an early registration for the Tinker Bell Half Marathon will have a second chance when on-line registration officially opens on July 9.

-More-

Both the Princess and Tinker Bell Half Marathon weekends include signature runDisney events including a health and fitness expo geared towards women, kids races, a family fun run 5K, as well as featured half marathons for both weekend.

For more information and to register for runDisney events, visit www.runDisney.com.

About runDisney

runDisney is a series of seven event weekends providing runners unique opportunities to run various distances through Disney theme parks. Race participants earn Disney-themed medals, experience legendary Disney entertainment and guest service and ultimately celebrate their accomplishments with a Disney vacation. The original event in the series, the Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend presented by Cigna, takes place in January followed by the Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend in February, Expedition Everest Challenge in May, The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror 10-Miler in October and the Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend in November. Disneyland hosts the Tinker Bell Half Marathon Weekend in January and the Disneyland Half Marathon in September during Labor Day Weekend. More than 125,000 running enthusiasts participate in runDisney events each year. For more information, visit www.runDisney.com and follow us on Facebook (runDisney) and Twitter @runDisney.
__________________
John - aka. The Master Control Program
Owner, Chairman & Chief Imagination Officer
INTERCOT / WebDisney / Mousehut / INTERCOTdcl

Next Up:

Contemporary Resort: October 2014
Disney's Hilton Head Resort DVC: October 2014
#runICOT Old Key West: January 2015
Reply With Quote
Reply

Share This Thread On Social Media:

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:25 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.



      .......................................................................................................

Copyright © 1997-2009 Levelbest Communications
This site is not an official Disney site.
disclaimer/privacy statement