Tag Archives: PaceSetters

Jennifer Thompson named 2019 Bret Younger Volunteer of the Year

Posted on Oct 23, 2019, by

This year’s Bret Younger Volunteer of the Year is credited with turning disappointment into “determination and excitement” and “heartbreak into a time to rejoice and come together.” Jennifer Thompson, Neenah, has been a long-time volunteer for the Community First Fox Cities Maraton Presented by Miron Construction.She is also an avid runner and member of the […]

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. – […]

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 […]

June Course Connection

Posted on Jun 21, 2019, by

The June Course Connection includes: Training Season Heating Up – Training runs are up and running, download our Training Guide and new 5K Training Program Starts Aug. 1 – Sign up today Check out our latest blogs Race-prep is more than just running by Guest Blogger Courtney Vosters, avid runner and chair of the Community First […]

May Course Connection

Posted on May 24, 2019, by

The May Course Connection includes: Training Season is Almost Here – Training runs, Training Guides, Marathon & Half Marathon 101 Course – May 29 and Guest Blog by Emma Neveu. Is Your Company Up for A Challenge — Join the Pierce Business Challenge Welcome New Presenting Sponsor Pierce Manufacturing! Sponsor Spotlight: Orthopedic & Sports Institute of the Fox Valley Giving […]

BLOG: Unveiling this year’s medals

Posted on Aug 30, 2018, by

The Community First Fox Cities Marathon presented by Miron Construction is excited to reveal the medals for the upcoming marathon weekend. The marathon weekend is September 21-23 and events include a Kids Fun Run, Diaper Dash & Toddler Trot, 5K, half marathon, marathon relay and a full marathon. “Every year we do a custom medal […]