Wouldn't it make more sense to have just bonus according to time? There's nothing great about going out at a crazy pace and fading badly.
i agree with spencer wrote:
well i think they should do some sort of nike clause at races, you run slow and cowardice you dont get paid
it should for 1500m and up, you must hit such and such paces or you wont get paid.....i mean another way to look at being slow coward "comfort" zone lame ass tactical races is rigged boxing.....they dance around and hug each other for 10 rounds then finally start boxing, its lame