15 Inspiring Running Captions for All Your Track Photos on Instagram

When you're running on a track, the only thing that really matters is you and the finish line.

But that doesn't mean that your family and friends won't have some great photos of you when the race is finished. If you want to post your favorite running photos to Instagram, we have the perfect captions for you.

For that photo when you knew your legs were giving out, but you kept going anyway:

"When your legs can't run anymore, run with your heart."

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For you winning a meet with a PB that you know can get even better:

"My fastest time? I haven't run it yet."


For the shot of you totally in the zone during a long-distance run:

"Mental will is a muscle that needs exercise, just like muscles of the body."

-Lynn Jennings


For the picture of you giving it your last ounce of strength to make it over the finish line first:

"Start strong, finish stronger."

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For the photo collage showing how much time you spend on the track, even on your days off:

"To be number one, you have to train like you're number two."

-Maurice Greene


For the image that shows your focus is 100% on your run:

"A good run cleans your lungs, but also your thoughts."


For the photo of you rubbing your aching muscles after an intense day on the track:

"Running is like mouthwash—if you can feel the burn, it's working."

-Brian Tackett


For the first shot of you with a new gold medal hanging from your neck:

"Every runner has excuses, but a champion never uses them."


For the snap of you just barely edging out the person who came in second:

"You and your opponent want the same thing. The only thing that matters is who works the hardest for it."


For the pic of you putting your natural-born running talents to the ultimate test:

"To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift."

-Steve Prefontaine


For the photo of you never once letting up during an extra-long run:

"I'm all about that pace."


For the shot of you placing at your first-ever track meet:

"One chance is all you need."

-Jesse Owens


For the shot of the track before your next race begins:

"Run fast. Turn left."

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For the pic showing off your hypnotically neon running shoes:

"The brighter the shoes, the faster the runner."


For the photo of you happily collapsing after placing first:

"You don't stop when you're tired. You stop when you're done."


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