The group raced 13.1-mile course through Animal Kingdom and Epcot. For the first time in race history, the half marathon race took place during morning hours. Jason Simpson shattered the race record, posting a time of 1:10:24 – more than a minute quicker than the previous mark of 1:11:47. Giovanna Martins of Brazil set a race record among women with a time of 1:20:20.
Here's a look at what happened during the day (all photos provided by Disney public relations):