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New Information Released for 2021 Princess Half Marathon Weekend

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New Information Released for 2021 Princess Half Marathon Weekend

runDisney just announced that the 2021 Princess Half Marathon Weekend would now be virtual. If you haven’t registered yet, you will soon be able to. More information has been released about race themes and medals! Read on for more information!

Virtual Princess Half Marathon Weekend

Today, runDisney announced that the 2021 Princess Half Marathon Weekend would be moved to a virtual event. Along with the Princess Half Marathon Weekend they also moved the Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend to a virtual event. Check out all the details HERE!

Want to join in on the fun of the Virtual Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend? Additional opportunities to race will be opening soon, and race themes were just released. See prices and themes HERE!

With the races moving to virtual, runners are now able to see race themes along with different pricing options! Check them all out below!

PRICES DO NOT INCLUDE 6.6% PLATFORM SERVICE FEE

Kids Dashes

The Kids Dashes were not open during the original registration period. When registration opens, parents will now be able to sign up their little ones for a virtual race. Here are the dashes below:

  • 100-Meter Dash – 1-4 years old
  • 200-Meter Dash – 5-8 years old
  • Diaper Dash for Crawlers – 12 months and under

Each participant in the Dashes will recieve:

  • Commemorative Finisher Medallion
  • Short Sleeve Cotton Event Shirt
  • Personalized Digital Bib and Finisher Certificate
  • Digital Race Tool Kit featuring printable Start & Finish line
  • Digital Goodie Bag

This virtual race is set for Saturday, February 20, 2021. Parents can sign their children up for this race for $20 for each Dash distance.

Kids One Mile Run

Just like the Kids Dashes, the Kids One Mile run was not open during initial registration. This will be available when virtual registration opens. This race will cost $30.

On Saturday, February 20, 2021 children between the ages of 4 to 13 years old can participate in the Kids One Mile Run. Each runner will receive:

  • Commemorative Finisher Medallion
  • Short Sleeve Cotton Event Shirt
  • Personalized Digital Bib and Finisher Certificate
  • Digital Race Tool Kit featuring printable Start & Finish line
  • Digital Goodie Bag

Princess 5k

The Virtual Princess 5K will run on Friday, February 19, 2021. There are two options for runners:

Magic Option – $40 Prices do not include a 6.6% platform service fee.

  • Commemorative Finisher Medal
  • Digital Bib and Finisher Certificate
  • Digital Race Tool Kit featuring printable mile markers
  • Digital Goodie Bag
  • Virtual Playlist

More Magic Option – $75 Prices do not include a 6.6% platform service fee.

  • Commemorative Finisher Medal
  • Short Sleeve Event Tech Shirt
  • Digital Bib and Finisher Certificate
  • Digital Race Tool Kit featuring printable mile markers
  • Digital Goodie Bag
  • Virtual Playlist

Princess 10k

On Saturday, February 20, 2021 runners will set out for an enchanted 10k! The two options for runners include:

Magic Option – $49 Prices do not include a 6.6% platform service fee.

  • Commemorative Finisher Medal
  • Digital Bib and Finisher Certificate
  • Digital Race Tool Kit featuring printable mile markers
  • Digital Goodie Bag
  • Virtual Playlist

More Magic Option – $89 Prices do not include a 6.6% platform service fee.

  • Commemorative Finisher Medal
  • Short Sleeve Event Tech Shirt
  • Digital Bib and Finisher Certificate
  • Digital Race Tool Kit featuring printable mile markers
  • Digital Goodie Bag
  • Virtual Playlist

Princess Half Marathon

Set for Sunday, February 21, 2021, runners will embark on a 13.1 magical journey! Runners will choose from:

Magic Option – $59 Prices do not include a 6.6% platform service fee.

  • Commemorative Finisher Medal
  • Digital Bib and Finisher Certificate
  • Digital Race Tool Kit featuring printable mile markers
  • Digital Goodie Bag
  • Virtual Playlist

More Magic Option – $108 Prices do not include a 6.6% platform service fee.

  • Commemorative Finisher Medal
  • Short Sleeve Event Tech Shirt
  • Digital Bib and Finisher Certificate
  • Digital Race Tool Kit featuring printable mile markers
  • Digital Goodie Bag
  • Virtual Playlist

Fairy Tale Challenge

Can’t decide which race to do? Try the Fairy Tale Challenge! Runners will race both Saturday, February 20 and Sunday, February 21, 2021. Runners will receive 3 Medals Total: 2 Finisher Medals, plus 1 Challenge Medal.

Runners will need to register for the Virtual Fairy Tale Challenge, which includes both races. This is how you will receive all three medals. Runners can choose from:

Magic Option – $115 Prices do not include a 6.6% platform service fee.

  • 3 Commemorative Finisher Medals
  • Digital Bib and Finisher Certificate
  • Digital Race Tool Kit featuring printable mile markers
  • Digital Goodie Bag
  • Virtual Playlist

More Magic Option – $154 Prices do not include a 6.6% platform service fee.

  • 3 Commemorative Finisher Medals
  • 1 Short Sleeve Event Tech Shirt (Disney Fairy Tale Challenge)
  • Digital Bib and Finisher Certificate
  • Digital Race Tool Kit featuring printable mile markers
  • Digital Goodie Bag
  • Virtual Playlist

More Magic Princess – $232 Prices do not include a 6.6% platform service fee.

  • 3 Commemorative Finisher Medals
  • 3 Short Sleeve Event Tech Shirts
  • Digital Bib and Finisher Certificate
  • Digital Race Tool Kit featuring printable mile markers
  • Digital Goodie Bag
  • Virtual Playlist

The Medals

runDisney always has some pretty amazing medals! Unfortunately, runners won’t be wearing them around Disney World this February, but they will still help you show off your accomplishment!

Registration

Already registered participants will have the option to change their races to virtual. If you have not registered yet and would like to additional registration opportunities will open on a limited basis on Thursday, September 24 at 10 a.m. Eastern time.

What do you think of the virtual event? Will you be joining in virtually or opting for a refund? What do you think of the race themes? Let us know on the Kenny the Pirate Facebook page. Don’t forget to join the KtP crew page too!

-Heather Alosa




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1 COMMENT

  1. These don’t look like tech-shirts and they don’t have runDisney on the sleeves. These look like regular t-shirts. I hope not. I need a women’s cut. They better be the events shirts like that had for princess 2020.

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