The race medal is a booming business.
According to a recent Wall Street Journal story, race medals are “competitive” currency in the world of road races. Whether you finish first or last, you can get a medal at many (if not most) road races around the country. Many runners pick races based on the bling.
But once the race is done and the medal is draped around your neck—what’s next?
A lot of runners have a plan on what they do with medals, but many don’t know. Here are some common ideas: