Jan 5, 2010

So I've got a pretty big weekend coming up. Here's the itinerary:

Fly to Orlando
Check into resort
Pick up race packets
Bask in the glory of being in Florida instead of the Ohio-wasteland



Wake up at 4am
Take shuttle to race
630am run half marathon
9am on - figure out something to do in Florida...Rainforest Cafe anyone?

Wake up at 4am
Take shuttle to race
630am run full marathon
Finish race
Collect 3 badass medals
Become Marathon Maniac
Cross one of things To Do off list
Lay in bathtub full of ice
Fly back home



If you are interested in seeing how dad or I are doing in either races, you can stalk us here.

Half Marathon Course Map

Full Marathon Course Map

Here's a summary of what the Goofy Challenge is all about, from the race's website:

Race and a Half Challenge

Saturday, January 9, 2010 and Sunday, January 10, 2010

Celebrate the 5th anniversary of Goofy's Race and a Half Challenge with 7500 of your closest friends!

Are you looking for the ultimate test of endurance? Then compete in Goofy’s Race and a Half Challenge where you will run the Half Marathon on Saturday and then the Marathon on Sunday. If you finish both races in the time limit you will be awarded the coveted Goofy medal.

2010 is gonna be a great year for racing, cause the whole gang will be celebrating the 5th anniversary of Goofy's Race and a Half Challenge.It will be a momentous occasion of, well uh...Goofy proportions. Plan now to take the challenge and be part of a weekend you're never gonna forget!

source: http://disneyworldsports.disney.go.com/dwws/en_US/events/eventDetail/detail?name=WdwMarathonDetailPage&bhcp=1