Tagged with Tinker Bell Half-Marathon

Happy Runniversary!

Happy Runniversary!

By Princess Alana Three years ago, in February 2012, fate intervened reconnecting two friends and sending them on a journey of a lifetime. Just like a kiss to a toad, these women set a year long goal to transform their lives through running.  Specifically, these Princesses aimed to complete Disney’s Princess Half Marathon in February 2013. If you … Continue reading

Introducing Princess Laural

Introducing Princess Laural

Anyone who reguarly reads our blog knows that our training for the 2013 Princess Half-Marathon changed our lives in many ways. One of the most unexpected gifts of choosing that race at that time was meeting a fellow princess-in-training who lived in a land not too far away from us. Her name is Laural. And … Continue reading

Running Down Memory Lane: 2014 in Review

Running Down Memory Lane: 2014 in Review

Happy New Year! First things first, it has been a long while since I have blogged which is so very unlike me. I had a super-charged, intense 2014 racing calendar that started running Coast to Coast with the Tinker Bell Half-Marathon and Glass Slipper Challenge. And it never slowed down as I ran 2 other … 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

Back in the Saddle

Back in the Saddle

For those of you who don’t follow our blog regularly, my 2014 has not been a runner’s paradise. What I missed most was having a Disney race to look forward to. I have to admit, I have serious running blues and Disney “envyitis”. So, after a very hard winter, I was so excited when my … 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

Off to Neverland!

Off to Neverland!

Well, this is it: all that dreaming, all that training, all that planning has come to this moment. It is time to pack my running shoes and head for the Happiest Place on Earth to earn my wings and chase that Coast to Coast medal! This trip is a girls-only weekend that will be full … Continue reading