Author Archives: Tara Perre

Fueling for Marathoners & Half Marathoners

Posted on Apr 29, 2021, by

Exercise and nutrition go hand in hand, and training for a marathon or half marathon is no different. Proper fueling can make or break your training program and race day success. Nutrition will impact how well you recover, how well you adapt and how well you perform in your workouts and on race day. Recovery […]

5 tips to transition from winter to spring running

Posted on Mar 28, 2021, by

Being a runner in Wisconsin has its challenges as winter brings harsh and more difficult running weather. While some people enjoy running in all temperatures and terrain, many find themselves turning to the treadmill to get their run in when it’s frigid and icy outside. While winter may feel long and never ending, the good […]

New PaceSetters President Mark Jacklin joins Community First Fox Cities Marathon Board of Directors

Posted on Mar 28, 2021, by

The Community First Fox Cities Marathon Presented by Miron Construction is excited to announce Mark Jacklin as the newest member to its Board of Directors. Jacklin currently serves as the Director of Stategic Operations for Red-D-Arc Welderentals, a business unit of Airgas, in Kaukauna and recently took over as the PaceSetters of the Fox Cities […]

Sponsor Spotlight: ThedaCare excited to support ‘community members coming together, safely’ this fall

Posted on Mar 28, 2021, by

The Community First Fox Cities Marathon weekend of events is a great opportunity for Northeast and Central Wisconsin. It promotes health, wellness and community, which directly aligns with ThedaCare’s mission to improve the health of the communities they serve. “We look forward to participating in the Fox Cities Marathon, and hitting the course in 2021,” […]

February Course Connection

Posted on Feb 27, 2021, by

The February Course Connection features: Race Weekend Update Guest Blog by Katie Schalk Become a faster, stronger, and more efficient runner with cross-country skiing Fox Cities Fun: Winter Adventure Guide & Muddy Fox supports Fox Cities Greenways Prices increase April 1 for marathon, half and relay marathon events – Register Today Wisconsin Race Scene Get the Course Connection […]

January Course Connection

Posted on Jan 19, 2021, by

The January Course Connection features: Happy New Year from all of us at the Community First Fox Cities Marathon presented by Miron Construction. Guest Blog by Jill Rasmussen, Apple Creek YMCA Executive Director, Snowshoeing: A winter cross training option that’s fun, social and active Katie Halbach joins Board of Directors – brings more than a decade of EMS experience […]

December Course Connection

Posted on Dec 11, 2020, by

The December Course Connection features: Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays and Happy New Year from all of us at the Community First Fox Cities Marathon presented by Miron Construction. View our video from Virtual VolunteerFEST  Blog by Race Director Tara Perre: Top 10 Christmas gift ideas for the runner in your life Local runs go virtual to support St. Joseph […]