Training Runs

Marathon, Relay & Half Marathon Training Runs and Walks May 28 – Sept 10

Start / Finish Location: Run Away Shoes
W3192 County Road KK, Appleton
Directions to Run Away Shoes

Run Away Shoes

2022 marathon and half marathon training runs begin Saturday, May 28th. Training runs are hosted by PaceSetters of the Fox Cities Running Club and start at 7 a.m. every Saturday at Run Away Shoes in Appleton – rain or shine! (Please visit the PaceSetters of the Fox Cities Facebook page for updates if there is inclement weather – or the possibility of it.)

At our in-person training runs, the PaceSetters provide support to runners and walkers of all ages, paces and experience levels. Run/Walk support is provided for full, half and relay training. Relay runners are encouraged to use the half marathon schedule.

 What to expect at Training Runs/Walks

  • Free and open to the public
  • Mapped routes
  • Turn-by-turn route reel directions
  • On-site physical therapists, provided by ThedaCare
  • Water/Gatorade Stations
  • Run/walk group available

2022 Training Run & Walk Schedule

See below for the tentative 2022 training run schedule dates and distances. For additional information, including links to maps and directions for each week’s training route, please go to the PaceSetters Running Club website

Date Marathon Distance Half Marathon Distance
May 28 8 4
June 4 9 4
June 11 11 6
June 18 12 5
June 25 9 7
July 2 14 7.5
July 9 15 8
July 16 13.1 7.3
July 23 17 8
July 30 18 10
August 6 13 8
August 13 20 10
August 20 12 5
August 27 20 1
Sept. 3 12 7
Sept. 10 8 5
Sept. 18 Community First Fox Cities Marathon

ThedaCare Half Marathon

Dogs can relax at home during all of of these summer training runs. Due to insurance policies held by both PaceSetters and the Fox Cities Marathon, dogs are not permitted on training runs.