RunDisney announces ‘Frozen’ virtual 5K series

Registration opens next month

Frozen Virtual series (runDisney)

ORLANDO, Fla. – Summers in Central Florida are known to be pretty hot but this year, the landscape is about to get chilly all thanks to the Disney film, “Frozen.”

RunDisney announced Monday a new virtual series that pays tribute to the record-breaking films.

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Runners will soon get the opportunity to belt out “Let it Go” and sign-up for three Frozen 5K races that are all themed to different Frozen adventures or participate in all three and get a virtual challenge medal.

Races include:

  • The Original Classic, medal features Kristoff and Sven in a snowy wonderland.
  • The Heroic Sequel, medal features beloved sisters Anna and Elsa from Frozen II.
  • The Broadway Hit, medal features the Frozen on Broadway logo.
  • RunDisney Virtual Challenge (all three races), features everyone’s favorite snowman, Olaf.

Last year, runDisney had a similar series that was inspired by the hit film, “The Lion King.

What’s so great about virtual races is that a runner can participate almost anywhere including the gym or neighborhood between June 1 and Aug. 31.

Runners can print a downloadable race bib at home and a finisher certificate.

General registration opens April 5 at 10 a.m.

Click here to learn more.

RunDisney is hosting its Springtime Surprise Weekend at Walt Disney World this weekend.

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Landon joined News 6 in 2017. He grew up in Southern Illinois and graduated from Southern Illinois University with a bachelors degree in TV and digital media. When he is not at work you can catch him at one of Orlando's theme parks or the beach. Before working at News 6 he worked for stations in Miami and Fort Myers.