Join Run For Our Sons at the most magical race weekend on Earth! With nearly 200 runners, this is our largest race team of the year and a great opportunity to connect with old friends and make new ones as we go the distance to end Duchenne. A team party, finish line tent celebrations and much more are waiting for you January 3rd-7th, 2018 at the Walt Disney World® Resort!


Calendar of Races
Walt Disney World® 5K presented by Cigna - Thursday, January 4th - SOLD OUT
Walt Disney World® 10K presented by Cigna - Friday, January 5th
Walt Disney World® Half Marathon presented by Cigna - Saturday, January 6th
Walt Disney World® Marathon presented by Cigna - Sunday, January 7th
Goofy's Race and a Half Challenge presented by Cigna - Half Marathon (Saturday) and Full Marathon (Sunday)
Dopey Challenge presented by Cigna - ALL FOUR RACES on consecutive days - SOLD OUT

Visit the Official Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend Website

Run For Our Sons Requirements
Dopey Challenge: $550 registration fee; counts toward the $1,800 fundraising commitment
Goofy's Race and a Half Challenge: $355 registration fee; counts toward the $1,500 fundraising commitment
Walt Disney World® Marathon: $170 registration fee; counts toward the $1,300 fundraising commitment
Walt Disney World® Half Marathon: $185 registration fee; counts toward the $1,300 fundraising commitment
Walt Disney World® 10K: $120 registration fee; counts toward the $1,000 fundraising commitment
Walt Disney World® 5K: $80 registration fee; counts toward the $500 fundraising commitment

To help you reach your fundraising goal, PPMD provides fundraising tips, a personalized webpage and other fundraising tools. Our fundraising minimums are determined on a race-by-race basis in order to recover costs and maximize the funding going directly to help those living with Duchenne. Fundraising minimum due date: January 1, 2018.


Repeat Runner Discounts
If you ran with us in 2017, your entry fee is waived for 2018! Enter REPEAT18 in the discount code box beneath where you choose your participant type (you must be logged in to use this discount).

**All repeat runner who are running the Dopey Challenge will be required to pay a $150 registration fee. Use discount code DOPEY to receive your discount**

By joining the RFOS team for this race, you are personally pledging to raise the required fundraising minimum. If your minimum has not been met by the date specified above, PPMD staff will contact you to secure your position on the team with a credit card. You will then have four weeks after the date of the race to continue to collect donations, after which time you will be asked to make up the difference between the minimum and what you have raised.

Run For Our Sons Team Benefits

  • Paid registration and guaranteed entry into the race    

  • Invitations for you and a guest* to our Private Race Weekend Party   

  • Breakfast at our private Family Reunion Tent following your race(s)

  • Official Run For Our Sons technical shirt and T-shirt    

  • Personal fundraising web page & fundraising support    

  • Training resources such as virtual training links and publications    

  • Frequent team email updates    

  • Knowledge that you are helping to support PPMD’s work to improve the treatment, quality of life and long-term outlook for all individuals affected by Duchenne muscular dystrophy


*Guest is for Dopey Challenge, Goofy Challenge, Full/Half Marathon & 10K runners only

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