In this episode, Baylor discusses the importance of mental preparation and visualization for big events or milestones. He emphasizes the need to shift focus to mental preparation after physical preparation, and suggests adopting a ‘race week’ mentality. Baylor shares his personal practice of detailed visualization and mental rehearsal of different scenarios. He also highlights the importance of nutrition and hydration, and the concept of tapering, a gradual reduction in training intensity for recovery and peak performance. Baylor encourages listeners to balance pushing oneself and taking necessary breaks.