Denial: A Short Taper Story

“I don’t think I’m feeling the taper crazies yet,” I say as I…

  • Irrationally Google the race day weather too many days in advance
  • Double-check my race corral for the upteenth time
  • Triple-check the right pacing group is in my corral
  • Recount how many miles are left until race day
  • Reconsider if I’ve worked hard enough
  • Remind myself that I have