2021 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend

About This Event

The Doug Flutie, Jr. Foundation for Autism is now accepting applications for the 2021 Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend Races, January 7- 10th!

Known for making dreams come true, begin your New Year at Walt Disney World® with Dougie’s Team and the Doug Flutie, Jr. Foundation for Autism! With distances from 5k to the Marathon, the Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend delivers a unique running experience for all ages.


About the Doug Flutie Jr. Foundation for Autism 

The Doug Flutie Jr. Foundation for Autism was founded by former NFL and Boston College Quarterback Doug Flutie and his wife, Laurie. After their son Doug, Jr. was diagnosed with autism; they wanted to ensure that other families affected by autism had opportunities for support. Now in its 22nd year, the Flutie Foundation offers several programs aimed to help people and families affected by autism live each day to the fullest. Funds raised by Dougie’s Team provide direct financial assistance to people and families affected by autism.


Fundraising Commitment Level

Walt Disney World 5K: $500

Walt Disney World 10K: $750

Walt Disney World 1/2 Marathon: $1,000

Walt Disney World Marathon: $1,500


Benefits Include

  • Guaranteed Paid Race Entry (5K, 10K, Half Marathon or Full Marathon)
  • Team Event on Race Weekend with Doug Flutie
  • Support Crew from the Flutie Foundation for race weekend
  • Custom Dougie’s Team Race Day Singlet
  • Hotel Discounts

Join Mickey and friends for an amazing race weekend that celebrates the vibrant hues that represent them. Put your endurance through the paces while enjoying fantastic entertainment and earning commemorative medals. No matter your skill level, you can paint your own story along miles of race adventure that is uniquely Disney! Every runner can experience the magic of this incredible weekend – featuring multiple event distances and exciting routes throughout Walt Disney World®. 

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