A shiny new personal best is the Holy Grail for most runners, but what if race day arrives and you're just not feeling it?
Whether it's because of tough weather conditions or training that didn't go according to plan, sometimes a PR just isn't in the cards.
As a runner, you should know that luckily race day can be about more than just numbers on a clock. There are various non-PR race day goals to achieve. Here are some examples:
- Nail the negative split
- Become a fueling pro
- Run the Tangents Like a Boss
- Be a Rabbit
- Soak Up the Scenery
- Make It a Tune-Up Race
- Run Naked
- Practice Positivity
This article will tell you more about above goals: http://www.active.com/running/articles/the-best-non-pr-race-day-goals.
Finally, do you have funny Non-PR Race Day Goals? Tell me more about that.