Category Archives: runDisney

Tower of Terror Weekend Shirts & Bibs

Lookie! I am in Corral A for the 5k! That is the last time I will ever be in Corral A…I’m pretty sure it was based on when you signed up. I ended up running in the last corral with Nathan and Madre, but that is ok! After wearing my 10 miler shirt at night, I noticed that it glows in the dark! Pretty awesome right there… Here is my loot from the expo (and some Figment stuff from Epcot). I got all three pins…

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Happy Haunted Trails 5k

In front of Mickey pumpkin We got to ESPN bright and early, about 6:30 a.m. The fields were already bustling with people, even the sun was barely even thinking about rising. Nathan and I took some pictures while waiting for Madre and Marty to meet us. The fields were getting crowded with excited racers! We got to see a beautiful sunrise while waiting for the race to start. The race began with the Headless Horseman and Mickey. Unfortunately, from where I was standing, I could…

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Expedition Everest Post Party!

After we finished our race and got our medals (and I took a trip to medical to get some ice!), we went back into Animal Kingdom for the After Party. It was about midnight! Animal Kingdom is so neat after dark! The Tree of Life is lit up, as well as Everest. Unfortunately, my phone camera does not do well in the dark.The lines were really short, so we rode Expedition Everest twice. It is such a better ride in the dark. You don’t see…

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Disney’s Expedition Everest Challenge

Heidi and I got to Animal Kingdom around 7:30 p.m. hoping to be able to exchange our race shirts for a smaller size, but we had no luck. No smaller sizes were available.We relaxed in the car for a while, put on our bibs, and then went to get some pictures taken. It was pretty crowded, but the energy level was high. There were two snow machines pumping out snow on everyone and the DJ was blasting music and talking to the crowd.The race officially…

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Expedition Everest Challenge Family Edition

Dressed in my “In Training” shirt! Saturday morning everyone packed up and headed out to Disney’s Wide World of Sports for the Expedition Everest Challenge Family Edition. Only Madre and Ellie were going to compete in the race, but I tagged along to help with the scavenger hunt clues. It was raining on and off that morning, so it was a lot of taking the ponchos on and off.We got a map and had to run around the ESPN complex to get and solve clues.…

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Weekend at Disney World

My new headband 🙂 My weekend at Disney World finally came! Madre and I left DC Thursday night and arrived in Orlando very excited! On Friday morning Heidi, Madre, and I went to the Art of Animation for brunch, then headed over to Disney’s Wide World of Sports to pick up our race packets. We got there about 30 minutes before it opened, and their was already a line. New Balance was passing out tickets for those that wanted to get the Disney shoes, but…

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