Tag Archives: Community First Fox Cities Marathon presented by Miron Construction

Congratulations to our Kids Challenge Winners!

Posted on Sep 15, 2020, by

Our first ever Community First Fox Cities Marathon Kids Challenge to keep kids moving and promote healthy habits is a wrap. Kids near and far took to the lakes, sunflower patches, strawberry fields, basketball courts and more to earn miles for the Kids Challenge. Mara W., age 9, won our grand prize – a $50 SCHEELS […]

March Course Connection

Posted on Mar 30, 2020, by

The March Course Connection features: A message about COVID-19 environment and extension of early bird prices. Preview of Marathon Miles 5-8. Part 2 of guest blog from Leah Schapiro at Fleet Feet Fox Valley. Interview with WHBY’s Hayley Tenpas on her Focus Fox Valley show. Local Race Scene.

Do You Really Need Another List?

Posted on Mar 27, 2020, by

Part 2 of You’ve Picked Your Event … now what? Last month I shared a list of suggestions for how to prepare for your fall target race to assure that you move forward without losing that motivation and energy in the process. Ways to prepare; organize your schedule, find your people, etc. How can the […]

February Course Connection

Posted on Feb 29, 2020, by

The February Course Connection includes: A preview of Full Marathon Miles 1-4. How to order a 30th Commemorative Jacket. Guest Blog from Leah Schapiro of Fleet Feet Fox Valley “You’ve picked your event … now what?“ Local Race Scene.

Don’t hibernate this winter

Posted on Jan 31, 2020, by

By Ross McDowell of Run Away Shoes Running in the winter can be a challenge, but only if you let it be. Here are some of the things I tell most runners and walkers throughout the winter and spring. 1.     Consistency is key. It does not matter if you are training for a race near the end […]

$59,655 donated to area nonprofit groups

Posted on Dec 30, 2019, by

The Community First Fox Cities Marathon Presented by Miron Construction donated $59,655 from the 2018 race to a total of 28 northeast Wisconsin nonprofit groups including 11 area cross-country teams, this December. “The marathon was started nearly 30 years ago to build health, wellness and community,” said Tara Perre, spokesperson for the Fox Cities Marathon. […]

November Course Connection

Posted on Nov 27, 2019, by

The November Course Connection includes: Happy Thanksgiving 2019 School Specialty School Challenge Winners Announced 2019 Pierce Business Challenge Winners Announced Congratulations to Volunteer of the Year Jennifer Thompson! Keep up to date – Sign up for Course Connection today!

2019 School Specialty School Challenge Winners Announced

Posted on Nov 27, 2019, by

More than 200 students at 16 area schools participated in this year’s School Specialty School Challenge, part of the Community First Fox Cities Marathon Presented by Miron Construction weekend of events. The challenge encourages schools to bring students together on race weekend to focus on getting kids active. Students can participate in any of the events, […]