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Weekly Group Runs

All PaceSetters weekly group runs are free and open to the public. We run all year and in all weather, so find a run that works for you and join us!  You don’t need to register for them — just show up.  If you enjoy these runs, take a quick look at other activities our club offers.

SATURDAY MORNINGS in Appleton – Meet at Copper Rock, 210 W. College Avenue, downtown Appleton.  This run starts promptly at 8 a.m.  If you arrive late, everyone else will be gone.  Routes of 4, 5, 6, 8, and 10 miles are available (map).   Afterwards, bring some money for coffee!  Expect fewer people at this run late May through September when our Fox Cities Half/Marathon training run program is in progress.  Contact for more information.

WEEKEND MORNINGS in Neenah ­- Meet at Timshel Cafe (124 W Wisconsin Ave map) in the Marketplace downtown, leaving at 8:30 AM, with a Long Slow Distance pace, and about 6 to 9 miles.  This group meets both Saturday and Sunday.  The run may include longer distances as runners prepare for local marathons.

WEDNESDAY MORNINGS in Kimberly – Meet at 9 a.m. at Chocolate and Coffee Bistro, 819 Schelfhout Lane, in Kimberly (map). (Jun/Jul/Aug hours: run starts at 7:30 a.m)  The run is typically between 3 and 6 miles with actual mileage being agreed upon by participants each week.  Walkers are welcome.  Afterwards, join us for coffee. For any questions, contact Ann Scholl at  This is a no-drop run, so you won’t be running alone.

THE THIRD WEDNESDAY EVENING OF EVERY MONTH in and around Appleton – We join Run Away Shoes for their Appleton Pub Run.  The run starts at 6 p.m.; check with Run Away Shoes for the current location.  For any questions, call the store at 920.955.7463.