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Fun Run/Walk Schedule  Course Maps
2nd Wednesday of the month (except where noted)
* For Safety & Visibility in Dusk & Darkness, We Strongly Suggest Reflective Clothing, Headlamp and/or Flashlight.
Date Start Time Location Event Food
January 8 6:00 PM* Memorial Park
Neenah - Map
Course Run/Walk 
3 or 6 miles
February 12 6:00 PM* Dublin's Irish Pub
Oshkosh - Map
Course Run/Walk
3 or 6 miles
Beer & Snacks
March 12 6:00 PM* Combined Locks River Run Course Run/Walk
3 or 6 miles
April 9 6:00 PM Red & White
Appleton - Map
Course Run/Walk
3 or 6 miles
Wine & Cheese
May 14 6:00 PM Heckrodt Wetland Reserve
Menasha - Map
Course Run/Walk
3 or 6 miles
Subs & Sundaes
June 11 6:00 PM High Cliff State Park
Sherwood - Map
Trail Run/Walk
1 to 8 miles
July 10
6:00 PM Tanner's Bar & Grill
Kimberly - Map
Course Run/Walk
3 or 6 miles
Beer & Soda
August 13 6:00 PM La Follette Park
Kaukauna  Map
Course Run/Walk
3, 4.5 or 6 miles
September 10 6:00 PM* Plamann Park
Appleton Map
Course Run/Walk
3 or 6 miles
October 8 6:00 PM* Stone Cellar Brew Pub
Appleton Map
Course Run/Walk
3 or 6 miles
Pizza & Beer
November 12 6:00 PM* Under the Dome Sports Bar
Neenah - Map
Course Run/Walk
3 or 6 miles
Tacos & Beer
December 12 6:00 PM* Scray's Hill
De Pere
5 or 9 Miles Subs

Contact for details.
December 13 9:10 AM 12-13-14 Run
Appleton Yacht Club, 1200 South Lutz Drive, Appleton
3, 6, or 10 Miles Coffee/hot chocolate and cookies/nibbles after.

RSVP required. Contact for details.

PaceSetters' Quarterly Meeting Schedule  
(4th Wednesday of January, April, July & October)
Doors Open: 6:00 PM & Speaker at 6:30 PM
Email our education director, Wolfgang, with your thoughts & suggestions:

Date Topic Presenter
January 22 Yoga for Runners @ Pura Vida Yoga
    Registration Required
May 21 Special Presentation John "The Penguin" Bingham
July 24 Special Presentation Alan Webb
July 30 Timber Rattler's Game & Tailgate Party For Tickets & Info
Reply to John Ebel via email (or call him at 920-858-9320) before July 23.
October 22    

PaceSetters' Event Schedule

PaceSetters Events Event Director
January 1, 2014
NYD5K - New Years Day 5K Fun Run & Breakfast Buffet
Tanners Grill & Bar - Kimberly
Doors open at 9:30 AM 
Fun Run begins at 10:00 AM
Breakfast Buffet begins at 10:30 AM
Chad Gruett
March 15, 2014 - 6 months before Fox Cities Marathon Events
MCF Marathon & Half Marathon
for PaceSetters' Scholarships

Fox Cities Marathon courses run in reverse
Neenah to UW-Fox Valley

Limited Registrations - Sign Up Soon
Steve Engel
May 31, 2014
Scheels Run for Home
10K Run, 5K Run/Walk & 
Youth Runs for Fitness - 1/4, 1/2 & 1 mile
Fox Cities Stadium, Appleton WI
Renee Kaufert
August 23, 2014 - 4th Saturday of August
Cheesehead Runs
Half Marathon, Relay & 5K Run/Walk
Village Hearthstone Restaurant, Hilbert WI 
Jane Gehl
Mark Werner
October 11, 2014 - 2nd Saturday of October
St Joseph's Food Pantry
5K Run/Walk
Germania, Menasha WI
Ned Hughes

(Check the Calendar for any changes.)

Weekly Run Reminder
All Weather - All Year Long

SATURDAY AM in Appleton - Meets at Harmony Cafe at
223 E. College Avenue (map).  The run starts at 8 a.m. Routes of 4-10 miles (map) are available.  An informal walking group meets at 8:05 am at Aspen Coffee (1.5 blocks west of harmony) with routes of 3-5 miles.  For more information, contact - Note the from May 25th - September 14 run is from Run Away Shoes for Fox Cities Marathon Training. Training Schedule

SUNDAY AM in Appleton  - 
This running group meets on Sundays at 6 AM at John Ebel's house at 1025 W Taylor St. in Appleton and runs about five miles. They may run additional distance at the start or end of the run. If you have questions, call John at 920-858-9320.

TUESDAY PM in Neenah - This run meets every Tuesday (except for the last Tuesday of the month) at 5:30 PM at the Neenah YMCA, 110 West North Water Street in Neenah (map).  Reflective clothing is recommended for the winter months.

PaceSetters join Fleet
Feet Fox Valley for their Pub Run at Greene's Pour House, 134 W Wisconsin Ave in Neenah (map) . The run starts at 6 p.m. and routes from 3-6 miles are available. For any questions call Fleet Feet at (920) 830-7867.  

wed_runWEDNESDAY AM in Kimberly - This informal
morning run meets at 9 am (7:30 am June - August) at the Chocolate & Coffee Bistro, 819 Schelfhout Lane, Ste.108, Kimberly (map).  The run is between 2 and 6 miles and is for all skill levels. Walkers are welcome. If you have any questions, contact Ann Scholl at or call (920) 205-2624.

Third WEDNESDAY of Month in Appleton -
PaceSetters join RAS logoRun Away Shoes for their monthly Run N Wine/Beer from Red & White, 2400 S Kensington Dr, Appleton. The run begins at 6 p.m. Cost is $5 for wine/beer. Every third month is FREE. For more information call 920-955-7463.  

In Fall & Winter, reflective gear, headlamp and/or flashlight is recommended for safety. 

Check the Calendar for the details.

2014 Track Workouts
Tuesdays, 6:30-8pm, Appleton North outdoor track
10 week series - Every week, track workouts for all individuals 14 and older.  Build strength, endurance and speed.

Restrooms will be available. Weekly attendance is optional.   
$40 for 10 weeks
to YMCA and PaceSetters members;  
General Public: $60
for 10 weeks. 

For more information or to register:  
Appleton YMCA, 218 E Lawrence St., Appleton, 
Loel Kreger

Running 101  

Check out our Running 101 page for tips & advice.

2014 Community First Fox Cities Marathon
Training Series Schedule

Saturday Mornings starting May 24, 2014
7:00 am Start
Run Away Shoes, W3192 Cty Rd KK (Calumet St), Appleton
(Hwy 441 & Calumet St)
Marathon & half distance routes vary week to week
Turn-by-turn reels provided
Water stations provided

Rain or Shine
For all abilities and age groups!

EXCEPTION: Cheesehead Half Marathon, 2-Person Half Marathon Relay & 5K Run/Walks, August 24, 2013 - Hilbert  (Details)

Fox Cities Marathon Training DETAILS Here

2014 Community First Fox Cities Marathon
Weekend of Events:

Sept 19 4:00 - 8:00 PM Affinity Health & Fitness Expo Registration
Packet Pickup
UW-Fox Valley
Sept 19 5:00, 5:30 & 6:15 PM Kid's Runs Appleton North HS
Sept 20 9:00 AM Affinity Medical Group 5K Riverside Park
Sept 20 9:00 AM -
6:00 PM
Affinity Health & Fitness Expo Registration
Packet Pickup
UW-Fox Valley
Sept 21 6:00 AM
6:55 AM
7:00 AM
7:05 AM
Early Full Start
Wheelchair Start
Runners Start
Walkers Start
UW-Fox Valley

(Registration required - PaceSetters Membership Discount available)


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