Running Club Offers Outlet for Women

Posted on Aug 14, 2019, by

By Stephanie Pereira da Silva, founder of pdsF.U.S.I.O.N My name is Stephanie Pereira da Silva and I started pdsF.U.S.I.O.N. in 2015. After the birth of my second child, I was struggling with post-partum depression and in one of the lowest moments of my life. As a health and fitness professional for Kimberly-Clark Corporation, I was […]

7 Ways to Achieve Mental Toughness

Posted on Aug 7, 2019, by

By Jennifer Thompson, PaceSetters of the Fox Cities representative It is true that every runner has a story. The stories are often told on the trails or roads that we trek along. My story began six years ago. I never was a runner; in fact, I would do anything to find a way to get […]

Medals and Shirts Revealed!

Posted on Jul 29, 2019, by

Paying homage to the State of Wisconsin and honoring our marathon weekend of event participants served as the inspiration for this year’s medals and shirts. “I designed the two to go together like puzzle pieces,” said Tammy LeFeber, Graphic Designer for the Marathon. “The medal has negative space and isn’t complete without our participants in […]

New: Free 5K Training Program

Posted on Jul 10, 2019, by

We’re excited to announce a new partnership with Fleet Feet Fox Valley – our very own 5K training program! Join us and Fleet Feet for a free and fun 8-week training program for the Sept. 21 Ascension 5K Run/Walk, part of our marathon weekend of events. Fleet Feet’s training program  features one group work out […]

June Course Connection

Posted on Jun 25, 2019, by

The June Course Connection includes: Training Season Heating Up – Training runs are up and running, download our Training Guide and new 5K Training Program Starts Aug. 1 – Sign up today Check out our latest blogs Race-prep is more than just running by Guest Blogger Courtney Vosters, avid runner and chair of the Community First […]

May Course Connection

Posted on Jun 25, 2019, by

The May Course Connection includes: Training Season is Almost Here – Training runs, Training Guides, Marathon & Half Marathon 101 Course – May 29 and Guest Blog by Emma Neveu. Is Your Company Up for A Challenge — Join the Pierce Business Challenge Welcome New Presenting Sponsor Pierce Manufacturing! Sponsor Spotlight: Orthopedic & Sports Institute of the Fox Valley Giving […]

Benefits of the Business Challenge

Posted on Jun 11, 2019, by

Nothing says, “workplace bonding” quite like running 26.2 miles together, right? Don’t worry, that was sarcasm. The Community First Fox Cities Marathon Presented by Miron Construction does have an exciting opportunity for your workplace to participate in its weekend of events with the Business Challenge sponsored by Pierce Manufacturing. The Pierce Business Challenge encourages local […]

Fox Cities Marathon announces 2019 presenting sponsors

Posted on Jun 10, 2019, by

The Community First Fox Cities Marathon Presented by Miron Construction is excited to announce the presenting level sponsors for its 2019 weekend of events: Community First Credit Union – Title Sponsor and Full Marathon Sponsor Miron Construction – Platinum Presenting Sponsor ThedaCare – Half Marathon and new Recovery Zone Sponsor Orthopedic & Sports Institute – […]

Wife, Mom, Runner

Posted on May 8, 2019, by

By: Emma Neveu “The things that we love tell us what we are.” – Thomas Aquinas It’s no secret that I love running. It is who I am. If you know me at all, you know I use any excuse to talk about running and will try and convince you that you should run too! […]