Kick-Off Your Training With the “Mirnavator”

Posted on May 14, 2018, by

Join us Thursday, May 17, from 6 – 7 p.m. to hear Mirna Valerio’s inspiring journey from morbid obesity to ultra-marathons. The PaceSetters of the Fox Cities are excited to bring you Mirna Valerio to help kick-off training for race season. This event is FREE and open to the public. Join us to hear Mirna’s […]

Blog: The Half Marathon

Posted on May 11, 2018, by

By Bill Fahrenkrug Running the ThedaCare Half Marathon with my grandchildren last year left an impact on me that I will never forget. I want to thank Steven, Kristin, Sarah, Ben, Chelsea, Alicia, Kali, Tracy, Christine, and my daughter Kathy for such a memorable event. The weather was brutal and took its toll, causing me […]

Blog: 2018 Boston Marathon

Posted on Apr 27, 2018, by

By Dr. Mark Westfall, Fox Cities Marathon Medical Director This year’s Boston Marathon, held on April 16, was cold, rainy and windy – horrible conditions actually! Winter blizzard Evelyn turned into rain and wind by the time it hit the East coast – far from ideal conditions for running a marathon. The race day weather […]

Blog: Mom’s Run This Town

Posted on Apr 24, 2018, by

Fox Cities Moms Run This Town/She Runs This Town By Ashley Rossmeissl Running is definitely not easy, but it has taught me some incredible lessons, helped me build an amazing running community, offered me therapy sessions and given me some of my best and closest friends. My name is Ashley Rossmeissl. I’m the founder of […]

Blog: Spring Racing Opportunities

Posted on Apr 13, 2018, by

By Jesse Drake, Executive Race Director Isn’t April supposed to bring warmer weather, green grass and less dirt? Not this year, I guess – or at least not yet. With the weather where it’s at, it might be hard to get into the rhythm of getting back outdoors to run and train. Sometimes just a […]

Blog: 5 Reasons to Register Before the Prices Go Up

Posted on Mar 30, 2018, by

By Jesse Drake, Executive Race Director  As the saying goes, there’s no time like the present, especially when you can save money by registering now vs. registering after March 31 when our early bird prices disappear. As a runner myself, I know the struggle.  We can all agree that $10 bucks is $10 bucks, but […]