Tag Archives: Giveaway

Giveaway Extravaganza: Timex Run Trainer 2.0 GPS Running Watch

Yes, that’s a glass of chocolate milk. When I went sifting through my library of product photos for the single shot to use for the Timex Run Trainer 2.0 giveaway, I stumbled upon the above photo. It was in a … Read More Here

Giveaway Extravaganza: Polar RC3 GPS Running Watch

There’s no question that the RC3 is my most favored Polar product to date.  It’s the first Polar unit to fully integrate GPS into the watch itself.  The unit is primarily aimed at the running crowd, but can easily do … Read More Here

Giveaway Extravaganza: Suunto Ambit 2 GPS Multisport Watch

First up this year, the Suunto Ambit 2!  This triathlon focused watch crossed over from starting off as a hiking/ultra-runners watch and then within the Ambit 2 line, they added in all triathlon sports (swim/bike/run/multisport).  Of course, even if you … Read More Here

Starting in 24 hours! The DCR Giveaway Extravaganza!

For those loyal readers who were around last year, you’ll remember the massive Giveaway Extravaganza I launched last year about this time.  Normally when I do a traditional giveaway, I giveaway a single item and the entry period lasts a … Read More Here

The Easter You Choose The Gadget Giveaway Results!

It’s time to draw the winners of Sunday’s ‘Easter Edition: You win, you choose!’ giveaway. Like last month, I let you choose which device you wanted to win. It’s fully up to you whether you want a cycling or running … Read More Here

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An Easter You Choose The Gadget Giveaway!

Today’s Easter.  And even if you don’t celebrate Easter, you can instead celebrate the chocolate bunny…or, as is apparently also the case here in France – the chocolate chicken (and, even an odd rash of Chocolate Nemo’s I’ve seen too). … Read More Here

You Win You Choose – Giveaway Winner!

It’s time to draw the winners of last week’s ‘You win, you choose!’ giveaway.  This was the first time I let you pick your own prize, whereby you got to raid the pantry for whichever device you want. The name … Read More Here

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You Win–You Choose DC Rainmaker Giveaway!

Because it’s the end of February (already!), and because this month got shorted 2-3 days.  And because I found two cake stands while The Girl was out today and they made pretty holders.  No, I didn’t tie those bows.  Or … Read More Here

Because it’s cold FR910XT Giveaway Winner!

Yes, it’s still cold. And, some 2,500 of you over the weekend shared your running/cycling/swimming/something activities in the cold.  Quite a few entertaining reads in there – I definitely encourage you to scroll through some of them.  Think of it … Read More Here

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Because it’s cold: Garmin FR910XT Giveaway

Tonight (well, last night by time you read this), I was running.  It seems like I’m always running.  It was cold.  Now to think of it, it seems like I’m always running in the cold too. Though not as cold … Read More Here

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Garmin FR10 Quadruple Giveaway Winners!

Over 1,700 of you entered the FR10 giveaway (including the e-mail Active Duty entrants), which only was open over this past weekend.  Pretty crazy numbers!  I had asked each entrant to simply list their first race of the 2013 season. … Read More Here

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Garmin Forerunner 10 Quadruple Giveaway

Perhaps you didn’t score big last week on Black Friday, or Cyber Monday with a deal.  Perhaps you were focused on getting the big screen TV or deep fryer.  Maybe you were busy running a turkey trot. Or perhaps, you … Read More Here

Garmin FR910XT Giveaway Results

Wow, another crazy packed giveaway!  All in, there were over 1,900 entries!  Of which, 1,891 were entered in on the site, and another 19 folks came in from the US Active Duty e-mail registrations.  Thank you to everyone that entered! … Read More Here

A Triathlon Weekend Giveaway: Garmin FR910XT

For many triathletes, this weekend holds almost as much spectacle as the Olympic Triathlon races held just two short months ago in London.  The Kona based Ironman World Championships is watched by not only by those in the sport, but … Read More Here

The Giveaway Extravaganza Winners!

A huge thanks to all that participated in Friday’s Giveaway Extravaganza, it was certainly pretty crazy around these parts!  At some points the entries were coming in at one per second, that’s just nuts!  Overall, you clocked in nearly 50,000 … Read More Here

Giveaway Extravaganza: Timex Global Trainer

The Timex Global Trainer will easily track you across any sport (or medieval battlefield).  Which is exactly what Mythbusters did last summer.  They combined the unit with knights in shinning armor last summer to measure distance and speed/pace.  How much … Read More Here

Giveaway Extravaganza: Polar RCX5 with G5 GPS

Are you of the Polar persuasion? Then this watch is definitely your cup of tea (or cup of Gatorade).  It’s their top of the line triathlon watch, complete with the the G5 GPS pod. And, unlike virtually every other watch … Read More Here

Giveaway Extravaganza: Wahoo BlueHR, Quad Lock Bike Case, iPhone Running Case/Band

Think of this as the ultimate iPhone running kit.  You’ve got the fancy Bluetooth low-energy heart rate strap, then the sweet iPhone Quad Lock case (with all the stuff shown above), and then I’m throwing in a iPhone running case/band.  … Read More Here

Giveaway Extravaganza: Garmin FR910XT

Here’s your chance to grab a brand new Garmin FR910XT.  As you probably know, the FR910XT can be used across a number of sports.  You could swim effortlessly in a giant vat of beer, compete in tandem mountain bike racing, … Read More Here

Giveaway Extravaganza: Timex Run Trainer

Sure, any device can track a run for a few hours.  But can your device track a run that’s over a 100 hours long?  Well, the Timex Run Trainer took the cake on the longest running recording battery of any … Read More Here

Giveaway Extravaganza Twofer: Polar RCX3’s

Yup, for this giveaway I’m giving away two separate units out to two winners.  One white edition, one black edition.  Twofer!!! The Polar RCX3 is Polar’s latest slimmed down triathlon and running watch that doesn’t attract much unneeded attention with … Read More Here

Giveaway Extravaganza: Motorola Motoactv

The Motoactv with its super-crisp display changed the endurance watch game last fall. Like mixing music and running?  Or perhaps even golf and music (yup, it does golf, and cycling, and yoga and…).  In fact, upon further reflection, about the … Read More Here

Giveaway Extravaganza: Garmin Edge 500

Here’s your chance to grab a brand new Garmin Edge 500.  Being just the weight of a single egg, it won’t require you to cut back on cookies or cupcakes to keep your cycling weight weenie status when you add … Read More Here

Tomorrow: The DC Rainmaker All-Day Giveaway Extravaganza

(Some of you may have seen me post this photo on Facebook back a few weeks ago…hence, the origins of this post) It’s been building up for a while now, and now it’s time.  Perhaps, way overtime.  Either way – … Read More Here

Timex Marathon Trainer GPS Giveaway Results

Last week I kicked off a giveaway for a new Timex Marathon GPS unit, which is one of the new sub-$100 GPS units on the market these days.  I think this watch and others fulfill a good market segment that … Read More Here