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A little breaking news for you this Thursday.
It looks like the 2016 Running Shorts Virtual program was a success and runDisney is bringing it back in 2017!
More medals and more fun for folks who love a virtual option.
I noticed this update on the runDisney website:
And did you catch that part at the end? I think we are going to see Pluto star in the next series- which I kinda dig since so many runners love their furry training partners!
I’m on the fence about participating again. I did get the medals this series and my daughter is earning them as part of her Super Heroes 5K and 10K training. And the medals are working as far as her motivation!
I think the virtuals can be helpful to motivate some runners to keep up with their training plans. It can also serve as a gateway into the runDisney community; a little cheaper option for those who can’t travel. Just a little… ha ha ha.
Did you participate in the 2016 series? How do you feel about the virtuals?
Patty Holliday has been running Disney since 2011. She knows just about every tip, trick, and hack there is to cover the runDisney Magical Miles at Disney World and Disneyland. She knows every mile isn’t *always* magical- but most of them are pretty full of pixie dust at Disney!