UPDATE 8/25/15: runDisney has announced a second Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend at Walt Disney World in Florida. Check it out:
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So you didn’t get into any of the Star Wars Half Marathon 2016 races from January 14-17 at Disneyland in California, including the Star Wars Half Marathon, Star Wars Rebel Challenge, Star Wars 10K, Star Wars 5K and runDisney Kids Races? You’ve still got a chance. Charity and travel providers offer limited entries for runners who register and run with them.
Contact the following organizations directly to find out how to run the races with them. Charities will ask runners to raise a certain amount of money and tour providers may require purchase of a travel package.
Star Wars Half Marathon 2016 Charities
runDisney Charity Groups offer guaranteed entries to sold-out races. Some charity teams include other perks for the Star Wars Half Marathon 2016 races like complimentary or discounted entries, party party tickets, training resources, and other benefits. Check with each group individually for their fundraising requirements, benefits, and to register with them.
- Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation
- Aly & Izy Foundation
- American Association for Cancer Research
- American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
- A-T Children’s Project
- Autism Speaks
- Back on My Feet
- Kellsie’s Hope Foundation
- My Brighter Tomorrow
- Noah’s Light Foundation
- Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy
- St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
- Team Muscle Makers for UCMD
Star Wars Half Marathon 2016 Travel Providers
Runners can also register for the Star Wars Disney races through a runDisney Travel Provider. They offer packages for runners, including guaranteed race entry and specially priced Disneyland hotel rates and theme park ticket options. Contact each tour provider individually to learn more and to register through them. Read the rest of this entry →