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Join us for the 22nd Annual Disney Cross Country Classic at ESPN Wide World of Sports! Whether you're eager to compete in the popular 8K race for college, high school or middle school students or the 5K fun run for anyone—you can count on a great time for all!



Experience even more of the magic at Walt Disney World Resort with FastPass+. Now, you can experience the Walt Disney World parks the way you want, both before and after your team competes at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex.

If you are going to be a Guest of a Disney Resort hotel, learn more about all of the exciting FastPass+ options available with your hotel stay.

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Specially-Priced Theme Parks & Resorts

Take advantage of specially-priced Walt Disney World® Theme Park and Resort Packages, available specifically for this event. In addition to the Resort amenities like the ESPN Wide World of Sports Channel, your team will celebrate with heart–pounding rides like Expedition Everest® at Disney's Animal Kingdom® Theme Park or Rock 'N' Roller Coaster® Starring Aerosmith at Disney's Hollywood Studios®.

Competing at ESPN Wide World of Sports is a magical experience both on and off the field!

For complete details, including any travel purchase requirements for this event, visit the Planning Tab above.

Team Travel Solutions

Team Travel Solutions

Our service and expertise ensure an event experience like no other! Traveling with a team can be hard work, so we've designed solutions to help you make the most of your trip. Our Disney Parks Moms Panelists can answer your Disney travel questions, and our team meal delivery options and expert sports photography services allow you to pre-plan for meals and memories. Once you arrive, you'll find first-class event management at a family-friendly environment for team, complete with on-site Guest Relations Cast Members for any day-of needs. Start planning today by clicking the Planning tab above.



October 5 – 6, 2018

Regular Registration Deadline:
September 14, 2018

Final Registration Deadline:
September 30, 2018


Team Athletes*:
Upper Elementary grades 3-5
M.S. grades 5-8.
H.S. grades 9-12.
College - representing an NCAA, NAIA, Junior College, or NCCAA Member Institution.
5K Fun Run - ages 5 and up
*Refer to Athlete Eligibility tab for additional eligibility guidelines.


Phone: 407-938-3800





Regular Registration (apply April-September 14, 2018)
$200 – H.S., College, or Open
$125 – M.S. or Upper Elementary
$5- Additional Runner

Final Registration (apply September 15-30, 2018)
$250 – H.S., College, or Open
$150 – M.S. or Upper Elementary
$5- Additional Runner

$40- Cross Country 5K Fun Run

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