>implying you're not a weird fitness guyWhenever I'm at one of those events and don't want to drink, I usually just have the bartender do soda water with a lime wedge (and tip the bartender for his/her trouble). Most people will just assume you're having a gin and tonic.
Don't get me wrong. There's great energy and everyone is cheering for you when you're going for a PR no matter how small it is... but seeing how fucking brutally strong everyone is, you don't congratulate yourself. You just go straight to setting a new goal.