Accelerated Half-Marathon Training Program to Start April

(Manitowoc, Wis., March 9, 2022) – Holy Family Memorial (HFM) Wellness Center, in affiliation with Froedtert Health & the Medical College of Wisconsin, and Fleet Feet Fox Valley, have teamed up to offer a 10-week half-marathon training program. Whether you're training for your first half marathon or are an avid marathon runner, this program will help you fulfill your goals and keep you motivated.

The half-marathon training program begins Wednesday, April 6, 2022, through Saturday, June 11, 2022. This program will be a coach-led group. In addition to detailed training plans, the program incorporates educational components, speakers, weekly email communication, expert coaching, mentoring and pacing to help inspire and motivate you along the journey.

The target race for the training program is the 2022 Maritime Marathon Half-Marathon on Sunday, June 12, 2022, in Manitowoc.

The training schedule includes two group runs each week:

• Wednesdays at 6 p.m., from the HFM Wellness Center, 1650 S. 41st Street, Manitowoc

• Saturdays at 7 a.m., from the Manty Pier (lighthouse parking lot), 495 Maritime Drive, Manitowoc

The cost is $100 for HFM Wellness Center members and $125 for the public. Register for the Half-Marathon.

About Holy Family Memorial

Holy Family Memorial, in affiliation with the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin health network, is the recognized leader and largest provider of comprehensive health care services in Manitowoc County. Founded by the Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity, Holy Family Memorial, rooted in the healing ministry of Jesus Christ, is committed to providing high quality medical care and dedicated to helping individuals in the communities Holy Family Memorial serves achieve healthier lives. The Froedtert & MCW health network operates eastern Wisconsin’s only academic medical center and adult Level I Trauma Center at Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee. It also includes eight hospital locations, nearly 2,000 physicians and more than 45 health centers and clinics.

About Fleet Feet Fox Valley

Fleet Feet Fox Valley is a locally owned business that strives to educate, empower, and motivate every customer by providing consistent information, engaging programs, and effective tools to support individual fitness goals. We believe running changes everything.

From better health to better communities, we believe running has the power to effect change, so we seek to equip everyone to run better.

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