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Even More Rare Characters at Walt Disney World Marathon

Even More Rare Characters at Walt Disney World Marathon

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The Walt Disney World Marathon was today and it did not disappoint! Tons of rare characters lined the race course for all of the marathon runners! These runners were in for an amazing treat!

runDisney Characters

credit: runDisney

Marathon Weekend is the biggest runDisney weekend. It is a weekend of four races that will put participants to the test! For more information relating to the big event, be sure to check out Heather’s guide HERE. If you are curious to see what the weekend shirts look like, take a look at this post HERE.

You can also see what is to come for runDisney in 2024 and convince your friends and family to sign up for a race with you! We have all the details here. Check out the 10K characters HERE and the Half Marathon Characters HERE.

Marathon Weekend Reunion Lot

Credit: Susan

The best part of the race weekends, is that you will see a ton of different characters! Disney puts out different characters at each of the races!

Photo Credit: runDisney twitter

In the Reunion Lot (where runners can take pictures before and after the race), they were met by their first set of rare characters today! They could meet Megara and Hercules, Clopin and Esmeralda, Hercules, Aladdin and Jasmine, and Jane and Tarzan. What a fun way to kick of this weekend’s final race!

Rare Course Characters

Credit: KtP

There were 42 characters along the course for runners to stop and take a picture with. This does include the characters at the finish line! That’s a lot of characters!

Runners were able to spot 42 characters along the marathon course!

Characters included:

  • Winnie the Pooh and his friends from the Hundred Acre Woods
  • Cruella de Vil
  • Belle
Credit: KtP
  • Sarge from Toy Story
  • Sebastian
  • Pain and Panic
  • Hades
Credit: KtP
  • Pocahontas
  • Meeko
  • Oogie Boogie
  • Flik and Atta
  • Beast
  • Pluto
  • Jack Sparrow
Credit: Susan
  • Fat Cat
  • Monty
Credit: KtP
  • Chip and Dale as Rescue Rangers
  • Dopey
  • Daisy Duck
  • Goofy and Max
  • Mushu
Photo Credit: Heather
  • Buzz and Jesse
  • Woody and Bo Peep
  • Donald Duck
Photo Credit: runDisney twitter
  • Rafiki
  • Timon
  • Launchpad McQuack
Credit: KtP
  • Darkwing Duck
  • Scrooge McDuck
Photo Credit: runDisney twitter
  • Genie
  • Abu
  • Jafar

Such an amazing experience for all the runners who ran this weekend! Congrats runners! You worked hard for those medals, now go show them off!

Did you run any races this weekend? Were you able to you stop for any of the characters? Leave a comment below to let us know!

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