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Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend Schedule

Posted by: on August, 29 2013

Information provided on RunDisney.com

Weekend Schedule

Packet Pick-Up

Location: Disneyland® Hotel Exhibit Hall

All runners are required to attend the Disneyland® Health & Fitness Expo for race bib and Packet Pick-Up. You will need to download your personalized race waiver form online (available approximately one month prior to race) and bring it with you to Packet Pick-Up at the Expo.

To see more information about the Packet Pick-Up process and Absentee Packet Pick-Up, please visit the Packet Pick-Up Section below.

Disneyland® Health & Fitness Expo

Disneyland® Hotel Exhibit Hall
10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. on Friday, August 30, 2013
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 31, 2013

Disneyland® Family Fun Run 5K

Disneyland® Resort
5:30 a.m. on Saturday, August 31, 2013

Disneyland® 10K

Disneyland® Resort
6:15 a.m. on Saturday, August 31, 2013

runDisney Kids Races

Downtown Disney® District
10:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 31, 2013

Pasta in the Park Party

Big Thunder Ranch Jamboree inside Disneyland® Park
6:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 31, 2013

Disneyland® Half Marathon

Disneyland® Resort and the City of Anaheim
5:30 a.m. on Sunday, September 1, 2013

Course

Half Marathon Course Description

It’s the Disneyland® Half Marathon weekend and the course for this magical half marathon event will take you from Disney California Adventure® Park, celebrating California’s storied past and exciting future, to Disneyland® Park, home of Mickey, Minnie, Donald and the whole Disney gang. Then it’s on to the scenic streets of Anaheim, past the Honda Center, home of the Anaheim Ducks, along the Santa Ana Trail overlooking the Santa Ana River, through Angel Stadium, home of the MLB’s Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, and then on to Disney’s Paradise Pier® Hotel and the Disneyland® Hotel for an exciting finish. Ideal weather and a flat loop course set the stage for an exhilarating Half Marathon designed to shatter personal bests.

 

View the Half Marathon course

View the 10K and 5K course

 

 

Official Race Program

View the Disneyland® Half Marathon Weekend official race program!

 

The Disneyland® Half Marathon Weekend iGiftBag is your virtual goody bag, filled with great offers and special items just for race weekend participants.  As the event draws near, be sure to check your iGiftBag as new offers may be added.

Click here to access the Disneyland® Half Marathon Weekend iGiftBag.

Final Race Instructions

View the final race instructions for the Disneyland3® Half Marathon

Bag Check

Bag Check is available for the Disneyland® Half Marathon, Disneyland® 10K and Disneyland® Family Fun Run 5K.

  • A clear plastic bag will be issued to you at Packet Pick-Up to be used for Bag Check service. No other bag will be accepted.
  • A numbered bag check sticker will be given to you at Packet Pick-Up. Place the sticker in the clearly defined area on your clear plastic bag prior to arriving at Bag Check.
  • At race completion, your race number will be used to verify your bag when you pick it up.
  • Valuable items should not be checked.
  • The Event Staff is not responsible for any lost, damaged, or stolen items.

Corral and Bib Assignment

Each runner will be issued a bib number at Packet Pick-Up. It is the responsibility of the runner to wear the bib during the race. If a runner is seen without their bib number while running on the course, they will be removed from the course for security and safety reasons. Please remember to fill out the Emergency Medical Information on the back of the bib number.
The letter on your race number will determine your assigned corral. Letters are assigned based on your estimated finishing time. In order to change your assigned corral, please bring proof of your estimated finish time to the Runner Relations booth after you pick up your race bib at the Disneyland® Health & Fitness Expo.
View your corral placement:

 

Waivers

Official Race number pick-up/waiver forms are now ready to be downloaded. To pick up your race packet, you must bring a Photo ID and your signed waiver. A waiver must be completed and signed by each participant. If the participant is under 18 years old, the waiver must be completed and signed by a parent or legal guardian. No exceptions will be made.

Click here to download and print your race number pick-up/waiver form now!

Download your ChEAR Squad and Pasta Party Waiver

Packet Pick-Up

  • Download and complete your personalized race waiver on-line (available approximately one month prior to event).
  • Visit the Disneyland® Health & Fitness Expo at Disneyland® Hotel Exhibit Hall to pick up your Race Packet.
  • If you’re unable to attend Packet Pick-Up, someone may pick up your packet on your behalf. He/she MUST have their own Photo ID plus:
    • A copy of the participants Photo ID
    • Packet Pick-Up Authorization Form
    • Event waiver signed by the participant (available about one month before event)

All of these items must be provided and No Exceptions will be made.

Packet Pick-Up Authorization Forms

 

Pacing Requirements

 

  • 16 minute per mile pace for all athletes in the Disneyland® Half Marathon, Disneyland® 10K and the Disneyland® Family Fun Run 5K.
  • Half marathon and 10K are timed events using the ChronoTrack B-tag timing system.
  • The Disneyland® Family Fun Run 5K is NOT a timed event but in order to receive a finisher medal, participants must maintain a 16 minute per mile pace requirement.
  • Runners unable to maintain the pace may be picked up at any point along the course and transported to the finish line.
  • A training pace of 15-minute per mile pace is recommended to allow for photo and restroom breaks.

Safety

Safety Reminder

  • For everyone’s safety, baby joggers, strollers, baby carriers, baby backpacks, inline skates, motorized scooters, bicycles, skateboards, canes, crutches, walkers, walking sticks and animals of any kind are prohibited from the course. Violators will be removed from the course and transported to the finish line area.
  • Headphones are discouraged due to audio messages that are placed throughout the course to ensure your safety.
  • Costumes are allowed and encouraged. However, face masks are NOT ALLOWED for security and safety reasons. Violators will be removed from the course.
  • Questionable or offensive costumes will result in the participant being asked to change or be removed from the event.

Awards

Disneyland® Half Marathon

The following Half Marathon awards will be presented on-site at the Awards Ceremony at 8:00 on Sunday, September 1, 2013. Please note, overall awards are based on Gun Time, while the Masters and age group award winners are based on net time.

  • Top 3 Overall Female Finishers
  • Top 3 Overall Male Finishers
  • Top 3 Overall Female Wheelchair Finishers (push rim only)
  • Top 3 Overall Male Wheelchair Finishers (push rim only)
  • Overall Female Masters Champion
  • Overall Male Masters Champion

Military & Individual Age Group Awards

Military and Age Group awards listed below for the Disneyland® Half Marathon will be distributed by mail after the event. Please allow 4-6 weeks for delivery.

Because of the number of people who participate in each event, it can often take several minutes to cross the start line. In the interest of fairness, Military and age group award winners will be based on Net Time. Masters (40 and over) who place in the overall division will receive that overall award only. Please note that a runner will not receive two awards for the same race result

  • Top 5 Female Military Finishers
  • Top 5 Male Military Finishers

The top five male and female runners will receive awards in the following age groups:

14-17 30-34 45-49 60-64 75-79
18-24 35-39 50-54 65-69 80+
25-29 40-44 55-59 70-74

Disneyland® 10K

10K awards will be distributed by mail after the event. Please allow 4-6 weeks for delivery. Because of the number of people who participate in each event, it can often take several minutes to cross the start line. In the interest of fairness, Military and age group award winners will be based on Net Time. Masters (40 and over) who place in the overall division will receive that overall award only. Please note that a runner will not receive two awards for the same race result.

  • Top 3 Overall Female Finishers
  • Top 3 Overall Male Finishers
  • Top 3 Overall Female Wheelchair Finishers (push rim only)
  • Top 3 Overall Male Wheelchair Finishers (push rim only)
  • Overall Female Masters Champion
  • Overall Male Masters Champion
  • Top 3 Female Military Finishers
  • Top 3 Male Military Finishers