Runners, do not fear the power of the dark side! Our friends at Star Wars have recently revealed the finisher medals for the 2018 Star Wars Half Marathon – The Dark Side presented by OtterBox. Returning to Walt Disney World Resort April 19 – 22, 2018, the event medals take inspiration from the villains of Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Take a closer look at what participants will take home this year:
Executioner Stormtrooper | Star Wars Dark Side 5K
Praetorian Guard | Star Wars Dark Side 10K
Captain Phasma | Star Wars Dark Side Half Marathon
Kylo Ren | First Order Challenge
(awarded to those who complete both the Star Wars 10K and Star Wars Dark Side Half Marathon)
BB-9E | runDisney Kids Races presented by GoGo squeeZ® Applesauce
For those runners who enjoy extra bling, race through the galaxy on a course of your own choosing for the Star Wars Virtual Half Marathon. Think you can make the Kessel Run in less than 12 parsecs? Take on the greatest Star Wars challenge during the Kessel Run Challenge by completing both the Star Wars Dark Side Half Marathon and Star Wars Virtual Half Marathon.
Poe Dameron | Star Wars Virtual Half Marathon
Millennium Falcon | runDisney Kessel Run Challenge
Need a little extra training motivation? Use these motivational quotes from the Star Wars films.
Hurry before it’s too late as there are very limited spots remaining for select events during the 2018 Star Wars Half Marathon – The Dark Side presented by OtterBox weekend and the Star Wars Virtual Half Marathon events – so sign up today! Which race are you looking forward to participating in? Let us know using the hashtag #StarWarsHalf on our social media channels!