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! […]

April Course Connection

Posted on Apr 19, 2019, by

This month’s Course Connection features: Training runs kick off May 25. Marathon & Half Marathon 101 Course – May 29. Partner hotels information. Volunteer Appreciation. Kwik Trip Sponsor Spotlight and more!

Join us May 29 for Full & Half Marathon 101

Posted on Apr 12, 2019, by

The PaceSetters and Community First Fox Cities Marathon present Carrie Miller.  Wednesday, May 29 6:30-7:30 p.m. Community First Credit Union, 1575 Dresang Way, Neenah, WI RSVP Today! Carrie is an experienced pacer and personal run coach certified by the USATF and RRCA. She’s run 38 full marathons including 9 Boston Marathons as well as 50 and […]

The Dos and Don’ts of Spring Training

Posted on Apr 3, 2019, by

By: Ross McDowell, owner of RunAway Shoes The weather is finally warming up and it’s time to take running from the treadmill to the pavement. To make sure you are getting the most out of running outdoors this spring, there are a few things to be aware of before you get started. Running outside is […]

If I can do it, so can you!

Posted on Mar 7, 2019, by

By: Diana Dennee My hands trembled as I carefully pinned my first Fox Cities Half Marathon bib onto my t-shirt. My heart raced as I weaved the timing chip into my shoelace. I couldn’t believe I was here to run 13.1 miles. What if I couldn’t? What if I was the LAST one to finish?! What […]

February Course Connection

Posted on Feb 12, 2019, by

This month’s Course Connection features: Prices increase March 1 Find Us, Friend Us, Follow Us Course Corner – Full Marathon Miles 1-4 Giving Back: Supporting the future of nursing Sponsor Spotlight: Community First Credit Union Local Race Scene  

I will run for as long as I can

Posted on Sep 21, 2018, by

By Keith Tomlinson   A friend once told me the definition of old age is when you do fewer and fewer things for the first time and more things for the last time. I took that advice to heart and when I retired, instead of relaxing, as I see most people do, I started running. […]

Volunteers needed for 28th annual Community First Fox Cities Marathon Presented by Miron Construction

Posted on Sep 19, 2018, by

The Community First Fox Cities Marathon Presented by Miron Construction weekend of events is approaching and the race events are filling up quickly. Volunteers are needed and encouraged to sign up. More than 2,300 volunteers are needed to make the Fox Cities Marathon weekend of events happen. From intersections to water stations to the finish line, […]

Community First Fox Cities Marathon Presented by Miron Construction donates more than $75,000 to local organizations

Posted on Sep 19, 2018, by

The Community First Fox Cities Marathon Presented by Miron Construction is proud to announce the donation of more than $75,000 from last year’s events to 31 local non-profits, cross-country teams, running groups, nursing and police/fire programs and police departments. “When people sign up for our events, we are not only giving them a platform to […]