ANAHEIM, Calif. (Aug. 8, 2014) – The inaugural collection of the Avengers Super Heroes Half Marathon Weekend finisher medals were revealed today. The collection includes medals for the Avengers Super Heroes 5K, the runDisney Kids Races and the Avengers Super Heroes Half Marathon. While other runDisney medals celebrate various aspects of Disney Parks or well-known classic characters, these medals celebrates the heroes of Marvel while conveying the team aspect of the Avengers. Each half-marathon runner who completes the 13.1 mile race will receive a specially designed medal commemorating the “Inaugural Mission” with a spinning Avengers logo.
Over 18,000 runners are competing in various events during the race weekend, which includes an early morning half marathon race that will take runners through Disney California Adventure Park, celebrating California’s storied past and exciting future, and Disneyland Park before hitting the scenic streets on their way to Disney’s Paradise Pier Hotel and the Disneyland Hotel for an exciting finish. The race is Nov. 14-16, 2014 at Disneyland Resort with the half marathon starting at 5:30 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014.