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Make your miles matter and run to benefit Give Kids The World Village!

When you register to run in the Star Wars™ Half Marathon — The Dark Side race weekend at Walt Disney World™ Resort, you are raising money to fund dream vacations for children with life-threatening illnesses from all over the world. Through your generous efforts as a Run GKTW team member, many precious children will experience the magic of Central Florida's most beloved attractions and the happiness that inspires hope at Give Kids The World Village.

As a member of the Run GKTW team, you commit to a fundraising minimum. Give Kids The World Village will provide the support and tools to help you achieve your fundraising goals.

 

Schedule

 

Star Wars™ Dark Side 5K

Friday, April 20, 2018

Registration Fee: $100 (non-refundable; counts towards fundraising minimum)

Fundraising Minimum: $500

Star Wars™ Dark Side 5K Participants Receive:

  • 5K Finisher Medal*
  • 5K Unisex T-shirt*
  • Official Digital Event Guide
  • Virtual Goody Bag
  • Personalized bib (Must register by February 9, 2018 for name to appear on bib)*
  • On-course and post-race refreshments
  • Runner's World Trial Subscription*
  • Guaranteed registration for the Walt Disney World® 5K*
  • Access to #runGKTW Facebook Support Group
  • Team #runGKTW running shirt
  • Optional Service Sunday at Give Kids The World. Experience why GKTW is one of the top volunteer destinations in the world!

*With completion of fundraising by April 1, 2018.

 

Star Wars™ Dark Side 10K

Saturday, April 21, 2018

Registration Fee: $150 (non-refundable; counts towards fundraising minimum)

Fundraising Minimum: $750

Star Wars™ Dark Side 10K Participants Receive:

  • 10K Finisher Medal
  • Champion® Short-Sleeved Tech Shirt in Women's or Men's Cut*
  • Official Event Guide
  • Virtual Goody Bag
  • Personalized bib (Must register by February 9, 2018 for name to appear on bib)*
  • On-course and post-race refreshments
  • ChronoTrack B-tag timed race with live runner tracking signup for friends and family
  • Runner's World Trial Subscription**
  • Guaranteed registration for the Walt Disney World® 10K*
  • Access to #runGKTW Facebook Support Group
  • Team #runGKTW running shirt
  • Optional Service Sunday at Give Kids The World. Experience why GKTW is one of the top volunteer destinations in the world!

*With completion of fundraising by April 1, 2018.

 

 

Already registered with runDisney?

Registration Fee: $100 (non-refundable; counts towards fundraising minimum)

Already registered with runDisney, join Team Run GKTW!

Fundraising Minimum: $500

Includes:

  • #runGKTW running shirt
  • Fundraising coach to guide you
  • Access to #runGKTW Facebook page
  • Optional Service Sunday at Give Kids The World. Experience why GKTW is one of the top volunteer destinations in the world!
  • Give Kids The World Fundraising Medal

 

Please note:

Due to the limited number of registrations allotted to GKTW, you are committing to a fundraising minimum. The minimum must be met by April 1st, 2018, at 12:00 p.m. in order to receive race entry and other event incentives. If the goal is not met by the deadline, you will not be able to participate in the runDisney events. A non-refundable registration fee is due upon sign-up and is counted towards your fundraising minimum.

For complete race details and eligibility requirements, please visit the official Star Wars™ Half Marathon — The Dark Side event page.


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Why Join?

For a child battling a life-threatening illness, the chance to smile, laugh and truly be a kid may sometimes seem like a distant dream. By raising funds for Give Kids The World Village, you can help make that dream possible and bring happiness and hope to children who need it most!

Whether you're running a 5K or 10K, you can make your miles matter by joining the Run GKTW team.

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