If you find yourself hitting a wall during a long (or short) run, you're not alone. While I've run a handful of half marathons in my life, some days I find it tough to run even 2 miles. That's where the mental tricks come in.
And you shouldn't just take my word for it. Believe it or not, even people who have crushed multiple marathons have "bad" running days when they feel like they'll pass out if they take even one more step.
I asked six runners what mental tricks they use when running feels impossible. Here's what they had to say.