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Mania & Magic: runDisney Registration Days

Mania & Magic: runDisney Registration Days

By Princess Jodi It’s been one week since the drama and insanity of Disney’s Wine and Dine Half-Marathon Weekend registration. Maybe I have PTSD, but I have not been able to think or talk about it without twitching until now. First things first, we got in. Fist pump. This was my first time needing to … Continue reading

The Day I Became a Princess

The Day I Became a Princess

By Princess Laural Once upon a time, in February 2013, I became a Princess. You might know all about the day Jodi became a Princess. And you likely know all about Alana’s special day. But here is my story…a tale as old as time! The Disney Princess Half Marathon was a bucket list item. It … Continue reading

To Race Retreat or Not to Race Retreat

To Race Retreat or Not to Race Retreat

By Princess Jodi At this very moment, princesses everywhere are playing in the parks at Disney World, with medals around their necks and official race merchandise on their tired bodies, as they celebrate their accomplishments this past weekend at the Princess Half-Marathon. Last year, I was one of the them. The year before that too. … Continue reading

Always a Princess, Just Not This Year

Always a Princess, Just Not This Year

Well, the royal hoopla has started. Early registration for Disney’s Princess Half-Marathon opens this week to annual passholders and Disney Vacation Club members, and it will be open to the public next week. Having earned my tiara twice, I won’t be registering to renew my royal status this year. I am at peace with that decision. I … Continue reading

2014 Princess Weekend: The Expo

2014 Princess Weekend: The Expo

I’m baaaack! Royal status renewed. Coast to Coast medal earned. 3 races, 4 medals and 1 hard-earned glass slipper! Whew. Have you ever noticed that getting ready for a vacation and getting home from a vacation are tiring enough to make you need, well…a vacation? Coming home from Disney tends to mean piles of laundry, an … Continue reading

Ready to Run Like Royalty!

Ready to Run Like Royalty!

In some ways, running the 2013 Princess Half-Marathon feels like yesterday. In other ways, it seems like ages ago. It was my first half-marathon and an epic goal that kept me focused for months. That race, and all of the fanfare that accompanied it, was pure magic. And now here I am, 5 half-marathons later, ready to … Continue reading