With fall comes the first race weekend of the 2018-2019 runDisney season. Runners from all over gathered at Walt Disney World last weekend to complete the 2018 Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon, and their taste buds left happy! Celebrating some of the classic chefs of Disney, costumed participants plowed their way through several different events. Through the Animal Kingdom and Epcot, runners wined and dined for a total of 19.3 miles of exercise and fun!
Disney Fall Feast 5k
An adventure lasting 3.1 miles through the Animal Kingdom awaited participants. While celebrating Chef Tony and Lady and the Tramp, runners blasted through the family fun.
Disney Wine and Dine 10K
This 10K offered even more fun for runners as they celebrated Chef Louis and Sebastion at the finish line. In extravagant costumes, runners completed the race through Epcot!
Disney Wine and Dine Half Marathon
The final event of the weekend brought with it Chef Mickey himself, accompanied by many other friends. Rafiki and Edna Mode joined runners as they completed the 13.1-mile course!
The event closed with special ceremonies toasting those who comleted the Disney Two Tour Challenge. That’s a total of 19.3 miles in one weekend! Guests were elated to receive special commemorative medals for completing races. It was a fun kick-off for the 2018-2019 run season at Walt Disney World, to say the least! Time to start training for next year!