Tag Archives: Giveaway


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


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


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

Timex Marathon GPS Giveaway!

With less than a week left in May, spring is flying by!  I’ve been trying to plan out weekends for the next two months, coveting a way to spend each weekend day, usually in the great outdoors.  And often based … Read More Here

Garmin FR910XT Giveaway Results!

Holy cowbells there’s a lot of you that wanted (or still want) a Garmin FR910XT! Over 3,000 entries!  3,085 to be exact. The totals were: 2,664 directly on the post 392 on Facebook 29 tied to Active Duty folks who … Read More Here

Spring has sprung Garmin FR910XT Giveaway

If there were any more sign that it’s springtime around these parts, I’m not sure what it would be.  Starting yesterday we’ve got an out-of-nowhere string of 6 days of 70*F+ weather, including some days just a degree or two … Read More Here

Brim Brothers & Edge 500 Giveaway Results

Thanks all for the great entries in the Friday giveaway!  If you need a bit of motivation for cycling ideas for training, then go check out all the entries (almost 1,000 of them).  I’m hoping that by merely reading about … Read More Here

A Friday Giveaway

Sometimes I end up with smaller things that don’t quite make it into my larger giveaways.  Sometimes those are items that I’ve bought, and sometimes they are ‘unique’ items that others have offered up. This time, I’m going to combine … Read More Here

End of summer Garmin FR610 Giveaway Results!

Thanks all for the great entries in the FR610 giveaway!  If you haven’t had a chance to go check out all the entries (yes, all 1,300+ of them) – definitely go spend some time reading them.  It’s so cool to … Read More Here

Almost end of summer Garmin Forerunner 610 Giveaway!

Today’s the last day of August, which in my mind means it’s regrettably the end of summer. I know that technically summer doesn’t end until later in September – but since everyone considers September as ‘Fall’, that means that today … Read More Here

Wahoo Fitness Bike and Run Package Giveaway Results

Thanks all for entering the Wahoo Fitness ANT+ Bike Case and Run Package giveaways.  More importantly, thanks for sharing your hilarious wedding stories – just shy of 500 of them!  All of them hilarious!  Going into the crazy hectic of … Read More Here

Wahoo Fitness ANT+ Bike Case and Run Kit Giveaway

In most of my giveaways, I giveaway a single item to a single person.  A watch, a scale, a something.  This time though, I’m going to shake things up a bit, and give a bunch of piles of stuff to … Read More Here