Get Your Commemorative Jacket

Posted on Jul 20, 2021, by

Celebrate the 30th running of the Community First Fox Cities Marathon with a commemorative 1/4 zip pullover jacket!   Anyone can join the celebration with our commemorative 1/4 zip jacket – whether you are a fan, volunteer, walker or runner.  The jackets are available for purchase for only $21 through our registration site, Get Me […]

Goal setting for focus and success

Posted on Jun 30, 2021, by

Goals provide us with focus and direction and act as a benchmark for success. Whether the Community First Fox Cities Marathon weekend of events are competitive for you or “just for fun”, we can all benefit from setting goals. Goal setting is not as easy as saying, “I want to finish the race,” you need […]

Running & walking for mental health

Posted on May 30, 2021, by

Mental health is plain and simple – it’s how we think, feel, and act. By that definition, we all have mental health! When we are mentally healthy, we have the ability to feel, express, and manage emotions – both pleasant and challenging. We can support good mental health by caring for ourselves consistently. But what […]

May Course Connection

Posted on May 27, 2021, by

The May Course Connection features: Prices increase June 1 for Saturday & Sunday in-person races – Register Today Medals and shirts celebrate the 30th running of the Community First Fox Cities Marathon Training Runs begin this weekend on Saturday Sign up your school or business and win! Sponsor Spotlight: Orthopedic & Sports Institute of the Fox Valley Get […]

April Course Connection

Posted on Apr 30, 2021, by

The April Course Connection features: Race Update: In-person spots filling fast & prices increase June 1, Virtual now open. Save the date: May 21-23 kickoff weekend for training Information Join the Amcor Business Challenge: Is Your Team up to the Challenge? Join the McCain School Challenge: Bond as a school while focusing on health & […]

Fueling for Marathoners & Half Marathoners

Posted on Apr 29, 2021, by

Exercise and nutrition go hand in hand, and training for a marathon or half marathon is no different. Proper fueling can make or break your training program and race day success. Nutrition will impact how well you recover, how well you adapt and how well you perform in your workouts and on race day. Recovery […]

The Community First Fox Cities Marathon is back and ready to celebrate its 30th running on Sept. 17-19, 2021

Posted on Apr 19, 2021, by

The Community First Fox Cities Marathon Presented by Miron Construction announces plans to hold its 30th annual weekend of events on Sept. 17-19, 2021, with in-person and virtual events. The Fox Cities Marathon will implement COVID-19 safety protocols for the in-person event and will introduce a capacity cap for participation. The Fox Cities Marathon is […]

5 tips to transition from winter to spring running

Posted on Mar 28, 2021, by

Being a runner in Wisconsin has its challenges as winter brings harsh and more difficult running weather. While some people enjoy running in all temperatures and terrain, many find themselves turning to the treadmill to get their run in when it’s frigid and icy outside. While winter may feel long and never ending, the good […]

New PaceSetters President Mark Jacklin joins Community First Fox Cities Marathon Board of Directors

Posted on Mar 28, 2021, by

The Community First Fox Cities Marathon Presented by Miron Construction is excited to announce Mark Jacklin as the newest member to its Board of Directors. Jacklin currently serves as the Director of Stategic Operations for Red-D-Arc Welderentals, a business unit of Airgas, in Kaukauna and recently took over as the PaceSetters of the Fox Cities […]

Sponsor Spotlight: ThedaCare excited to support ‘community members coming together, safely’ this fall

Posted on Mar 28, 2021, by

The Community First Fox Cities Marathon weekend of events is a great opportunity for Northeast and Central Wisconsin. It promotes health, wellness and community, which directly aligns with ThedaCare’s mission to improve the health of the communities they serve. “We look forward to participating in the Fox Cities Marathon, and hitting the course in 2021,” […]