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UPDATE: Fox Cities Marathon canceled, offers discount for 2020

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MENASHA, Wis. (WFRV) — Due to the cancellation of this year’s Fox Cities Marathon, organizers are offering runners discounts for next year’s race and a “virtual race” for this year’s participants.

Runners who were signed up to take part in Sunday’s race can still earn a medal through a virtual race. By running the distance they were registered for (half or full marathon) and submitting their information on www.foxcitiesmarathon.org. More details will be emailed to runners.

In addition, officials are offering a $30 discount for next year’s full, half and relay marathon events. The 2020 event will also be the race’s 30th year.

Fox Cities Marathon canceled due to weather

SUNDAY 9/22/2019 6:38 a.m.

MENASHA, Wis. (WFRV) — Due to impending thunderstorms, the 2019 Community First Fox Cities Marathon has been canceled.

The marathon’s Twitter page confirmed the bad news, citing “safety concerns”.

Local 5 will continue to bring you more information on the marathon as it becomes available.

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