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Summer Training Runs

Summer training runs will begin on Saturday, May 23, 2015.

News – Marathon Kickoff Event

Join us and the Community First Fox Cities Marathon on Wednesday, May 20, for our Marathon Kickoff Event, featuring Jeff Galloway! The event will be held at the Riverwalk Hotel in Neenah. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. with the event starting at 6 p.m. Come see what the marathon, PaceSetters, and our training runs are all about. Ask questions, check out vendors, and meet Jeff Galloway!

About the Training Runs

The 2015 PaceSetters Community First Fox Cities Marathon and Half Marathon Training Run program offers weekly long runs that are geared towards getting you ready for the Community First Fox Cities Marathon or Half Marathon, which will be held on Sunday, September 20, 2015. This program is free and open to the public.

When and Where

  • Saturday mornings at 7 a.m.
  • May 23 through September 13
  • Run Away Shoes, W3192 County Rd. KK (Calumet Street), Appleton – All runs meet at Run Away Shoes with the exception of Week 9 (see note below)

What We Offer

  • Mapped routes of varying distances every week, helping you build to your goal event
  • Turn-by-turn route reel directions for your route
  • On-course aid stations, offering water and Gatorade, support up to a 13:30 pace
  • Bagels, bananas, Kind bars, water, Gatorade, and coffee after your run
  • On-site physical therapists, provided by ThedaCare Orthopedics Plus, starting in week 4 – ask them about your injuries!
  • Run/walk group available
  • Questions, please contact our training runs coordinator Shannon@pacesettersrun.org

Schedule

Week Date Distance Full/Half Maps Route Reel Directions
1 05/23/15 8 miles / 4 miles 8 mile map
4 mile map
8 mile directions
4 mile directions
2 05/30/15 9 miles / 4 miles 9 mile map
4 mile map
9 mile directions
4 mile directions
3 06/06/15 6 miles / 5 miles 6 mile map
5 mile map
6 mile directions
5 mile directions
4 06/13/15 11 miles / 6 miles 11 mile map
6 mile map
11 mile directions
6 mile directions
5 06/20/15 12 miles / 5 miles 12 mile map
5 mile map
12 mile directions
5 mile directions
6 06/27/15 9 miles / 7 miles 9 mile map
7 mile map
9 mile directions
7 mile directions
7 07/04/15 14 miles / 7.5 miles 14 mile map
7.5 mile map
14 mile directions
7.5 mile directions
8 07/11/15 15 miles / 8 miles 15 mile map
8 mile map
15 mile directions
8 mile directions
9*
Prediction Run
07/18/15 13.1 miles / 6.2 miles 13.1 mile map
6.2 mile map
13.1 mile directions
6.2 mile directions
10 07/25/15 17 miles / 8 miles 17 mile map
8 mile map
17 mile directions
8 mile directions
11 08/01/15 18 miles / 10 miles 18 mile map
10 mile map
18 mile directions
10 mile directions
12 08/08/15 13 miles / 8 miles 13 mile map
8 mile map
13 mile directions
8 mile directions
13 08/15/15 19 miles / 10 miles 19 mile map
10 mile map
19 mile directions
10 mile directions
14 08/22/15 12 miles / 6 miles 12 mile map
6 mile map
12 mile directions
6 mile directions
15 08/29/15 20 miles / 11 miles 20 mile map
11 mile map
20 mile directions
11 mile directions
16 09/05/15 12 miles / 7 miles 12 mile map
7 mile map
12 mile directions
7 mile directions
17 09/12/15 8 miles / 5 miles 8 mile map
5 mile map
8 mile directions
5 mile directions
18 09/20/15 Community First Fox Cities Marathon and Half Marathon

*Note: Week 9’s training run will be a prediction run. Test your paces and see where you are at with either a 13.1-mile route for the marathon or a 6.2-mile route for the half marathon. For this run, we plan to meet at Riverside Park in Neenah and run the last miles of the marathon course.

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