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Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend

Date:

Jan 3, 2018 - Jan 7, 2018

Location:

Walt Disney World, Orlando Florida , United States

Event description:

The Walt Disney World Marathon is an annual marathon and weekend race series held every January in Orlando, Florida held by runDisney, a race series and division of Disney Sports Enterprises. The marathon weekend currently (as of 2006) includes a 5K, a 10K, a Half Marathon, a Marathon, and the Goofy and Dopey Challenges (the Goofy Challenge is to run the half and full marathons, and the Dopey Challenge is running all four races).[1] There is also a Disney Cruise Line add on 5K race, the Castaway Cay Challenge. Volunteers are needed on behalf of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society for the 2018 Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend! The Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend creates memories that are sure to last a lifetime. The weekend features six different events: runDisney Health & Fitness Expo, runDisney Kids Races, Walt Disney World® 5K, Walt Disney World® 10K, Walt Disney World® Half Marathon and Walt Disney World® Marathon.

Volunteering opportunities:

Volunteer Ambassadors are needed on behalf of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society for various roles throughout the weekend which features six different events: runDisney Health & Fitness Expo Wednesday, January 3 - Saturday, January 6, 2018 runDisney Kids Races presented by GoGo squeeZ® Applesauce on the Go Friday, January 5 - Saturday, January 6, 2018 Walt Disney World® 5K presented by Cigna Thursday, January 4, 2018 Walt Disney World® 10K presented by Cigna Friday, January 5, 2018 Walt Disney World® Half Marathon presented by Cigna Saturday, January 6, 2018 25th Anniversary Walt Disney World® Marathon presented by Cigna Sunday, January 7, 2018 Volunteer positions are available from Wednesday, January 3 through January 7, 2018. The Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend Volunteers must be at least 14 years of age, however, some locations have an age requirement of 16 years of age. Volunteers under 18 years of age must have a parent/guardian sign a waiver prior to the event. To print a waiver, please visit http://www.rundisney.com/volunteer/disneyworld-marathon/