Category Archives: Half Marathon

Podcast Episode 50 – Bird in Hand Live

Chris Smith   September 16, 2016   No Comments on Podcast Episode 50 – Bird in Hand Live            
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In this episode, the podcast makes a triumphant return from hiatus with a special edition, recorded live at the Bird in Hand Half Marathon. We recorded some segments during the race itself, meeting a few different runners including Chris McDougall, author of Born to Run. We also recorded with some of the 20 members of Team Shenanigans??at our post-race lunch…. Read more »

Podcast Episode 32 – Star Wars Dark Side Recap

Chris Smith   April 22, 2016   1 Comment on Podcast Episode 32 – Star Wars Dark Side Recap            
Star Wars Dark Side Recap

In this episode, we’re joined by Jessica Holmes for our??runDisney Star Wars Dark Side Recap. We have some strong opinions, both favorable and unfavorable, so you’ll want to be sure to listen to how we thought this inaugural event weekend went. Thanks to everyone who came out to our meetup at Yehaa Bob‘s show Friday night at River Roost. It… Read more »

Podcast Episode 30 – Star Wars Dark Side Preview

Star Wars Dark Side Preview

In this episode we preview the Star Wars Dark Side Half Marathon Weekend. We also announce our meet-up for the weekend, which will take place Friday, April 15th at the 8:30pm Yehaa Bob show at River Roost Lounge at Disney’s Port Orleans Riverside Resort. You can find all the details on the Team Shenanigans Facebook page. Also in this episode,… Read more »

Podcast Episode 24 – Princess Half Marathon Weekend Review

2016 Princess Half Marathon Weekend Review

Chris, Brittany and Caryn are joined by Team Shenanigans member Donna Quackenbush for a????2016 Princess Half Marathon Weekend Review. Before we talk about the race weekend, we get caught up on a news story we didn’t have time for last week – 10 runners who were DQd after getting bad on-course directions from a volunteer. We discuss the fights that… Read more »

Podcast Episode 22 – Princess Half Marathon Weekend Preview

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In this episode we welcome special guest Christina Campbell to help us preview the 2016 Princess Half Marathon Weekend. We review the expo, 5k, 10k and Half Marathons, with special tips and advice for first time runners attempting the Glass Slipper Challenge. To read Christina’s incredible Princess Half Marathon Survival Guide at??https://rundisneybelle14.wordpress.com, and follow her on Twitter @runDisneyBelle. Please SUBSCRIBE,… Read more »

Podcast Episode 18 – 2016 WDW Marathon Weekend Review

Team Shenanigans at the finish of the 2016 Walt Disney World Marathon

Chris, Mark, Caryn, Brittany & Kenny recap the 2016 WDW Marathon Weekend. We had a great time running with and seeing friends all weekend. We celebrate the accomplishments of so many first time half and full marathoners. While the race courses themselves can be frustrating at times, the experience of running with friends made it all worthwhile. Please SUBSCRIBE, RATE… Read more »

Podcast Episode 17 – Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend Preview

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We welcome back to the show Mike Rahlmann, host of Be Our Guest Podcast and Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend veteran, as we provide a preview of what to expect for new and experienced runners, including tips for: buying??the hard-to-get runDisney New Balance shoes how to save money on race photos taking your time at??the 5K how to get through… Read more »

Race Recap: 2015 Nike Women???s Half Marathon San Francisco

Me in the "WE RUN SF" sign.

I LOVE the Nike Women’s Half Marathon in San Francisco! It is a very unique experience not only??because it’s run predominantly by women, but??also because Nike takes good care of its runners providing the best experience possible. Yes, I love being spoiled especially when I pay $200 to run 13.1 miles! This year, race organizers initially??announced that they would??mail race… Read more »

Podcast Episode 9 – Wine and Dine Half Marathon

Chris Smith   November 15, 2015   No Comments on Podcast Episode 9 – Wine and Dine Half Marathon            
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In this episode, Chris, Mark, Brittany, Kenny and Caryn break down the 2015 runDisney Wine & Dine Half Marathon, a race which we will remember as much for the incredible experience of wearing and running in a group costume as for the damaging storms that forced an evacuation, a delayed start and a shortened race. Here’s the picture of conditions… Read more »

Race Recap: Inaugural Yosemite Half Marathon

Julia Locus   November 13, 2015   1 Comment on Race Recap: Inaugural Yosemite Half Marathon            
Stunning Yosemite Valley

When??Vacation Races??announced they were adding the Yosemite Half Marathon to their series??of??half marathons which run through National Parks, I was one of the first to sign up. You could sign up as a team for potential prizes, and a $10 registration discount with a qualified team, so I rallied the troops and formed a team: #NoPlaceLikeDome. Due to poor planning… Read more »