Get Motivated With These Awesome Star Wars: Rival Run Weekend Resources
It’s almost time for Star Wars: Rival Run weekend and this year, it’s all happening virtually. This may mean that you might find it a big harder than usual with all the distractions to get in the zone. But thankfully the team at runDisney has you covered!
Get ready to pick your side in this ongoing battle between the light and the dark as months of training culminate in you running through a galaxy of your choice while celebrating many of Star Wars greatest icons! Here are a few ways you can stay motivated over race weekend!
Most Impressive Race Weekend Tips
Add a galactic touch to your miles when you download a virtual race kit featuring mile markers and a “Start Line” and “Finish Line.”
- Registered runners can download theirs by heading to the “Manage Account” section on the runDisney website. Once at the dashboard click on “Your Registrations” and select Star Wars Rival Run Weekend.
runDisney has some specially designed graphics for each event that you can use on social media. You can download these videos to share with friends and family what event you’re running and that you finished your virtual miles. There’s even specially created Giphy stickers, perfect for sharing “I Did It!.” Oh and be sure to use the hashtag r #StarWarsRivalRunVirtual so fellow racers and Disney friends can follow along!
Galactic runDisney Style
Add some Star Wars-inspired attire to your run. Head to shopDisney.com to pick up some last minute gear from the runDisney collection, inspired by the Star Wars galaxy. Admittedly we are down to the wire and you may not get the merch in time so as a back-up plan you can also follow along with this fun DIY project to create your very own Ahsoka-inspired running headband.
Feel The Force All Year Round With Otterbox
Otterbox is sponsoring this year’s race so we just have to tell you about the awesome Star Wars cases the company sells. Otterbox is afterall the official protective case of Walt Disney World and they have created exclusive designs to mark the occasion.
Find the Motivation You’re Looking For
Walt Disney Records has pulled together a playlist that features some awesome tunes from the Star Wars films to keep you in the zone. Download the playlist via Spotify.
Cheer On Your Racer From The Sidelines!
Are you a spectator instead of a runner!? This is for you! Download these motivational Star Wars-inspired ‘cheer cards’ which can be used for inspiration along the race route. Best of all, they feature fun Star Wars details that are sure to make your participant smile!
runDisney Training Tips
Gear up for your Virtual Star Wars Rival Run Weekend event with these Star Wars-inspired workouts from AdventHealth, official medical provider of runDisney.
- Star Wars Films | runDisney Cross Training Workout
- Star Wars Disney + Content Pairings for Your Virtual Miles
For all those planning on participating in the Rival Run this weekend May the Force be with you! Readers are encouraged to keep following along with MickeyBlog for more Walt Disney World news and updates.
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