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SUBWAY® RESTAURANTS OF CANADA TO COMMIT TO FIT™ FOR WALT DISNEY WORLD® MARATHON WEEKEND -

SUBWAY® Restaurants’ ROAD TO runDisney campaign will live through AOL co-production, social media and events TORONTO, October 28, 2013 – SUBWAY® Restaurants of Canada has issued the next challenge to its Commit to Fit™ Ambassador, Carl Savard: to run in the world-renowned Walt Disney World® Marathon presented by Cigna® on January 12, 2014. Savard’s participation …

ESPN Wide World of Sports Unveils Disney International Youth Netball Tournament for 2014 -

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla (Oct 17, 2013) — Underscoring the vast variety of sports events for athletes at Walt Disney World, the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex will host the inauguralDisney International Youth Netball Tournament in 2014. The tournament, October 27-31 next year, will feature elite international teams competing and training for a week …

Remick Assumes New Post at ESPN Wide World of Sports -

ESPN Marketing Veteran to Lead New Business Opportunities Robyn Remick, a nine-year veteran of ESPN’s affiliate marketing and ESPN Audio affiliate relations teams, has been appointed to a newly created position, vice president, business and content development at ESPN Wide World of Sports in Orlando.  She will transition into the role over the next several weeks. …

Windermere’s Garrett Drogosch Discovers the Fifth Dimension as The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror 10-Miler Winner -

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (Oct. 5, 2013)—More than 11,000 runners placed their reservations at the Hollywood Tower Hotel for the  Twilight Zone Tower of Terror 10-Miler late Saturday night, but it was Garrett Drogosch, 22 of Windermere, Fla., who checked in first with a time of 54:09, beating last year’s inaugural winning time by almost …

Top-ranked American John Isner and 2013 Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli sign on for Mylan WTT Smash Hits presented by GEICO -

Rising U.S. standouts Vicky Duval and Taylor Townsend also join field New York, N.Y.  (September 25, 2013) — Some of tennis’ biggest names and brightest stars are heading to Disney World. Top-ranked American John Isner, 2013 Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli and rising U.S. stars Vicky Duval and Taylor Townsend have been added to the lineup …

The Search is Underway for this Year’s Most Inspirational College Football Figure -

Nominations are now being accepted for the prestigious 2013 Disney Sports Spirit Award.   Since 1996, the Disney Sports Spirit Award has been presented annually to college football’s most inspirational student-athlete, team or figure. The award will be presented for the 18th consecutive year Thursday, Dec. 12 during the ESPN live telecast of The Home …

Tickets on Sale September 9 for Mylan WTT Smash Hits at Disney -

Andy Roddick, Venus Williams headline charity night of tennis co-hosted by Billie Jean King and Sir Elton John New York, N.Y.  (September 5, 2013) — Tickets for Mylan WTT Smash Hits presented by GEICO, one of tennis’ biggest charity events, go on sale to the general public at 10 a.m. ET on Monday, September 9.  …

Grabow Grabs Disneyland Half Title Again -

Stephanie Dinius crowned female champion with time of 1:15:47 ANAHEIM, Calif. (Sept. 1, 2013) – In the land of sequels, the Disneyland Half Marathon crowned Jimmy Grabow as its champion for the second straight year on Sunday, September 1, 2013. Grabow, from the aptly named town of Runner Springs, Calif., crossed the finish line in 1:07:41, …

New Races and Actress Alison Sweeney Headline Expanded Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend -

WHAT: The Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend this weekend will feature Alison Sweeney, host of the hit reality show “The Biggest Loser,” and two new elements – the Disneyland 10K and the event’s first-ever challenge, the Dumbo Double Dare.  Sweeney, an avid runner competing in her first runDisney race, will compete in the half marathon on …

2013 Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend By The Numbers -

Registration 17,800 Runners are registered for the half marathon 5,300 are registered for Dumbo Double Dare 8,400 are registered for the 10K (includes 5,300 in Dumbo Double Dare) 5,000 are registered for the 5K 1,500 are registered for Kids Races 276 Active military are running in the Disneyland Half Marathon, with 122 taking on the …

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