Avengers Super Heroes Half Marathon Takes Place This Weekend


runDisney has put together a Marvel-themed half marathon, and it's taking place this weekend.

The event, which takes place at Disney California Adventure, is just one component of a health, fitness, and superhero-themed weekend there.

Marvel's own Ryan Penagos is there, and sharing some of the fun:

Here's how the official site describes the weekend full of Avengers-themed events:

Avengers Assemble! Join the Avengers team for the Avengers Super Heroes Half Marathon Weekend at the Disneyland® Resort - the extraordinary course on Earth hosted by Earth's Mightiest Heroes! It's a power-packed weekend of fantastic fun and amazing excitement with mighty runs, incredible surprises, a night time pasta party, and the chance to take home your own Avengers Super Heroes Finisher Medal. Unleash your inner Super Hero abilities! Join the fun during the Avengers Super Heroes Weekend.


Besides the Avengers Super Heroes Half Marathon and a 5k by the same name, there's a Captain America 10k, a runDisney Health & Fitness Expo, a runDisney race for kids, and the Infinity Gauntlet Challenge, a two-day event that challenges participants to finish both the Half Marathon and the Captain America 10k.

You can get more information on the events here.