Lace up your shoes for Universal's Epic Character Race

Runners will race through Universal theme parks February 2020

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ORLANDO, Fla. – Universal Orlando Resort is running in on the marathon trend with its inaugural Epic Character Race Weekend.

Runners can start training for the races set to take place Feb. 1 and 2. The resort is giving runners the option to run a 5K or 10K through its immersive theme parks.

Organizers say runners will get a first-ever opportunity to race through Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure and snag a photo with some of its iconic characters throughout the race route.

Participants will earn an Instagram-worthy medal and get exclusive swag to commemorate the inaugural run, according to a theme park press release.

Registration packages are on sale now. For more information visit the Epic Character Race website.

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