Disney Introduces the runDisney Coast to Coast Race Challenge Beginning in 2024

Disney has introduced the Coast to Coast Race Challenge beginning in 2024. Those who complete a 10-mile or longer race at both Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resort on the same calendar day will receive a runDisney Coast to Coast Race Challenge medal.

What's Happening:

  • Beginning in 2024, complete any 10-mile race or longer at both Walt Disney World Resort and the Disneyland Resort in the same calendar year and receive a runDisney Coast to Coast Race Challenge medal.

How to Qualify in 2024:

  • There are 2 ways to receive your special runDisney Coast to Coast Race Challenge medal in 2024.

Track One:

  • Complete the Half Marathon during the 2024 Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend and at least one of the following:
  • 2024 Walt Disney World Half Marathon
  • 2024 Walt Disney World Marathon
  • Multi-event challenges (Dumbo Double Dare, Goofy's Race and a Half Challenge and Dopey Challenge) will also count towards your qualification for the runDisney Coast to Coast Race Challenge medal.
  • runDisney participants who choose this track will receive a special runDisney Coast to Coast Race Challenge medal only available in 2024.

Track Two:

  • Complete the Half Marathon during the 2024 Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend, plus any qualifying event at Walt Disney World Resort in 2024, including:
  • Disney Princess Half Marathon or Disney Fairy Tale Challenge
  • runDisney Springtime Surprise 10-Miler or runDisney Springtime Surprise Challenge
  • Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon or Disney Two Course Challenge
  • runDisney participants who choose this track will earn a different, unique runDisney Coast to Coast Race Challenge medal.

Importation Information:

  • Guests will not need to register for the runDisney Coast to Coast Race Challenge as a separate registration.
  • Both qualifying races must be completed in the same calendar year.
  • Guests only earn one runDisney Coast to Coast Race Challenge medal per calendar year.
  • runDisney Coast to Coast Race Challenge medals will be available after crossing the finish line of the second race.
  • Guests must be 14 years or older to participate.
  • Please be aware that participation in virtual races does not count towards eligibility for the runDisney Coast to Coast Race Challenge medal.

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