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Fox Cities Marathon announces Tara Perre as race director

Posted on Apr 8, 2020, by

The Community First Fox Cities Marathon Presented by Miron Construction announces Tara Perre as its race director. Perre was previously the vice president of communication and marketing for Community First Credit Union for almost three years and has been helping with the Fox Cities Marathon for the past two years. In addition to working closely […]

Early bird pricing extended through April 30, 2020

Posted on Apr 1, 2020, by

The Community First Fox Cities Marathon Presented by Miron Construction has extended early bird pricing through April 30, 2020. During these uncertain times, the Fox Cities Marathon team wants people to stay positive, healthy and keep running.  To allow runners more time to plan their 2020 races, early bird pricing has been extended through April […]

Age is just a number

Posted on Sep 6, 2019, by

Guest blog by Marybeth Kuester I truly believe when you stop moving, you start aging. My name is Marybeth Kuester, I’m 80-years-old and I am running in the Orthopedics and Sports Institute Relay Marathon at this year’s Community First Fox Cities Marathon Presented by Miron Construction. People tell me all the time they can’t believe […]

It’s the course. Of course.

Posted on Sep 4, 2019, by

Guest blog by Gloria West, community and sponsorship director for the PaceSetters of the Fox Cities There’s something about that hometown cheer! The Community First Fox Cities Marathon presented by Miron Construction surpasses so many marathons of its size when it come to the enthusiastic crowds along the course. The community support shows how important […]

Are you looking to join a running club?

Posted on Sep 4, 2019, by

The Fox Cities area is home to many great running clubs and each one has its own personality and style. Want to join a running club but don’t know where to start? We have created a list of the best running clubs in the Fox Cities to help you find the perfect fit: pdsF.U.S.I.O.N. – […]

When the going gets tough, push harder

Posted on Sep 3, 2019, by

Guest blog by Bryan Fessler “You never know how strong you are, until being strong is your only choice.” – Bob Marley. Hello, my name is Bryan Fessler. I’m a competitive walker in the ThedaCare Half Marathon of the Community First Fox Cities Marathon presented by Miron Construction. I’ve always loved walking, but I never […]

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 […]