Category Archives: Tower of Terror Weekend

5 Disney Racecations | Friday Five

This week’s Friday Five Link-Up topic (hosted by  Courtney, Cynthia and Mar) is 5 Trips to Take. Today I will share a bit about 5 Disney racecations that I have taken! 5 Disney Racecations Of course my racecations took place at Disney! There is just something magical about visiting Disney AND running! Running in costume is encouraged, and there are tons of character stops (a great time to take a quick breather!)  🙂 Expedition Everest Challenge Weekend The first racecation that I did  was back in 2013. I hadn’t been running…

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Villain’s Bash

After the race, everyone was lining the streets by sitting on the curbs and resting from the long race. There were people everywhere. By the time that our legs were rested and stretched enough, my sister and I went to go on Tower of Terror. The line was about 30 minutes long, but it seemed like an eternity because we were so sore. The ride, though, seemed extra amazing with extra air and drops. Loved it. I would have ridden it again, but the line…

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Twilight Zone Tower of Terror 10-miler

This race was a blast even though it was my first night race and I was already exhausted! From not really getting any sleep the 2 nights prior, to running the 5k that morning, and walking around Magic Kingdom that afternoon, I knew things were going to be interesting. But it all worked out! Marty, Heidi, and I decided to dress up as characters from Peter Pan. I was Mr. Smee, Marty was Hook, and Heidi was the Croc. Me as Mr. Smee Marty and…

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Tower of Terror Expo

We got to the ESPN right before it opened on Thursday. There was line out of the complex, but it was moving pretty quickly. In no time, we made it inside. The view of the expo First stop was the official merchandise area. There were lots of I Did It shirts, but nothing really stroke my fancy (limited budget and all). The line was a little long, but did not take that much time to get to the front. (Hey, I can see Marty in…

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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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