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Contributors Needed for The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror 10-Miler Weekend

This is the first year I will not be running The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror 10-Miler and because I won’t be there, I need YOUR HELP!!

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I am looking for anyone who will be in Walt Disney World that weekend (October 3-5, 2014) to cover all of the events!!  I will be following along from afar, but there is nothing like actually being there.  Here are some ideas for posts:

  • Race Recaps
    •  The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror 10-Miler
    • Happy Haunted 5K Trail Run
    • runDisney Kids Races
  • Disney Villains Hollywood Bash
    • A Runner’s Point of View
    • A Spectator’s Point of View
  • Health & Fitness Expo
  • runDisney Speaker Series
  • First Time runDisney Runner Experiences
  • Preparing for a Night Race vs. a Morning Race
  • Getting the Most Out of Your WDW Vacation While Running
  • Enjoying the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival When Running
  • Creating a Costume for the Race
  • Halloween Fun in Walt Disney World
  • VoluntEARing
  • And anything else you can think of…

Choice of topic will come on a first serve basis, so email me at sarah@runningatdisney.com if you are interested in covering one (or many!) of the events over The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror 10-Miler Weekend for Running at Disney!!

Now who is looking forward to getting one of these glowingly rad medals?!?!

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Also, check out my new The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror 10-Miler Weekend Pin Board!  Follow along as I will be updating it with images leading up to and after the event!

Best of luck to everyone running and I look forward to hearing from you!

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2014 Twilight Zone Tower of Terror 10-Miler Registration Is Now Open!

The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror 10-Miler Weekend is returning for its 3rd year and is open for registration…will you be traveling into the 5th dimension?!?

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This nighttime race begins at 10:00 pm in Disney’s Hollywood Studios and takes runners towards Animal Kingdom, to the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex and back to the Studios.  Runners will re-enter the park at the Lights, Motors, Action Extreme Stunt Show, wind through the Streets of America and finish in the shadow of The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror.

The race is followed by the Disney Villains Hollywood Bash, which will begin at 10:30 pm.  Spectators can purchase tickets to this party and enter before the race is over.  Not only will runners and spectators have exclusive access to the Studios, but most headliner attractions will be open.  The attractions include: Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster, The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror (obviously), Star Tours, Muppet-Vision 3D, The Great Movie Ride, and Toy Story Mania!

Last year they made great improvements to both the race and the after party, so I’m hopeful that this year will be even better.

Also taking place on the race weekend is the Disney Happy Haunted 5k Trail Run and Kids Races, both of which will be taking place at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex.

Click here to register!  Pricing for the events are as follows (these events sell out VERY quickly, so register as soon as possible!):

The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™ 10-Miler

  • $145 by March 25, 2014
  • $160 between March 26 and May 27, 2014
  • $175 on or after May 28, 2014

Disney Happy Haunted 5K Trail Run

  • $55 by May 29, 2o14
  • $65 on or after July 30, 2014

runDisney Kids’ Races

  • $15 by July 29, 2014
  • $20 on or after July 30, 2014

runDisney 1-Mile Run

  • $30 by July 29, 2014
  • $35 on or after July 30, 2014

Disney Villains Hollywood Bash

  • $55 by May 28, 2014
  • $65 between May 29 and September 3, 2014
  • $75 on or after September 4, 2014

As usual for most runDisney events, packet pick-up will be required at the race Expo held at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex beginning October 3, 2014.  Visit the runDisney event page for more information on all of the events taking place that weekend.

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I had hoped to be “Perfectly Terror-ific” (I totally just made that up!) but I think I am going to pass on this race for 2014.  While I love the theme, the medal and the after party, I just don’t enjoy the course and it is still too hot that time of year in Orlandao.  But having said that, many people LOVE this course and find the distance to be very manageable.  I think for this year, I will be opting to cheer on all of the runners and just have fun at the terror-ific after party 🙂

Want to see my recaps from prior years?  You know you do! 😉

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2012

Will you be registering for the Twilight Zone Tower of Terror 10-Miler?

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