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Epilog: Disney Marathon Weekend

“None of us got to where we are alone. Whether the assistance we received was obvious or subtle, acknowledging someone’s help is a big part of understanding the importance of saying thank you.” – Harvey Mackay The most important and … Continue reading

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Race 4 of 4: Marathon – Disney Marathon Weekend

Mile 22 medical issues took a phycological toll. Like the half marathon there were 47,500 participants that ran in this morning. I was better mentally prepared for the race and the corralling process, or so I thought. Weather was perfect … Continue reading

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Race 2 of 4: 10K Disney Marathon Weekend

20,400 is the number of participants that ran in this morning in the Disney World 10K, 100 less then yesterday. Just like Britney Spears, ‘Oops I did it again’ and didn’t get to bed until after midnight BECAUSE once again … Continue reading

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Race 1 of 4: 5K Disney Marathon Weekend

20,500 is the number of participants that ran in this morning Disney World Pluto 5K. All I can call it is organized madness. I have to hand it to Disney the logistics involved in pulling off races that total 84,150 … Continue reading

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Kissimmee: Packet Pick-up for the Disney Marathon Weekend

Kissimmee! The actual name of city the Disney All Stars Music Resort we are staying at during the run is. I’ve been playing with that name all day. ‘Hey, come here to Kissimmee” staring at my wife on the bus … Continue reading

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It’s official! 5k, 10k, half and full Marathon.

[Break – Break – Currently at Los Angeles International Airport on a 12 hour layover] So a mere $550.00 later and with the help of my boss, I’ve been officially entered into the 2016 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend in … Continue reading

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