Lining up just before starting gun goes off is a moment of extreme tension. Months of training and focus have brought you to the precipice of race day. In a few minutes, your body and mind will be put to the test. You are ready to go, but there’s just one problem: every fiber in your being is ready to race, but you actually need to be thinking about pace. On the surface it’s just one letter, yet knowing the difference between the two can make — or break — your race experience.