I wish organized races would do away with including t-shirts in the swag bag. Although they are still popular as a souvenir, and race directors find advertising shirts as a way to entice people to their events, I find them to be unnecessary to the point of being wasteful, and they get even less valuable the more they accumulate.
Retire the Race Shirt
I’ll I’m asking for consideration is that, in light of the social, environmental, costs, maybe we suck it up and say, “Hey, this isn’t worth the up and downstream effects. Keep my shirt.