The Didn’t Get What You Wanted $500 Gadget Giveaway


I’m sure many of you received various sports gadgets over the last few weeks as part of the holidays.  But for those unlucky elves who received a half-eaten gel packet in their Christmas stocking from their not-so-significant others, I’ve got a festivus of a present for you: This giveaway.

The winner will get a $500 credit to, my most excellent partner in this giveaway crime.  By supporting the site through Clever Training you also can save 10% on basically anything they sell.  If you win, you can use that credit for anything from the new Garmin Fenix3 to a BSX Gen2 Insight to a random pair of socks to the 4iiii’s Precision Power Meter, or heck, even towards a new trainer.  Whatever floats your boat.

How to enter:

Simply leave a short description of what product you’d get and why (but don’t worry, you can change your mind later if you win).

The reason you need a short description of ‘’why’ is that if you just put a simple product name (i.e. A360), you’ll likely get caught up in my SPAM filters.  And nobody wants to be sandwiched between two pieces of SPAM.  Got all that?

Good luck!

The giveaway entry period will run through Thursday, December 31st, 2015 until 11:59PM US Eastern Time.  Winner will be selected randomly.  One entry per person.  The selected product/products will then be ordered immediately and shipped immediately, assuming they’re in stock.


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  1. Shannon Field

    Power tap p1 pedals, I’ve been wanting to upgrade over the single sided pm solutions.

  2. Vincent Silva

    I would get a Fenix 3. It is also the coolest looking watch out there.

  3. Thomas Meehan

    I would love to get accessories for the new 920xt I just got, like the tri and swim hrm’s and the speed and cadence sensors

  4. Joshua

    I need a Fenix3. My Forerunner battery died only a couple of miles from the finish line at my ultra last month. The extra battery life matters!

    Also if I buy a Fenix3 the Fenix4 is guaranteed to be released within a month. So there’s that. :-/


    I would get a Garvin Edge 520!

  6. David O'Keeffe

    This is really cool, thanks for hosting such a giveaway. With the winnings, I’d like to replace my Forerunner 910xt which was stolen out of my car. I’m running my first ultra marathon this July and my watch was a training necessity! I’d chose a Garmin Forerunner 620, or something similar.

  7. James

    Would put this towards a Wahoo KICKR because I am saving up for one already. My fluid 2 works great, but I’m hooked on Zwift and it seems like it would be even more fun with a smart trainer.

  8. Dale Kirby

    I wanted a garmin 235 as my first serious training watch but there was nothing in stock locally, so my wife bought a laser hair removal tool instead…….I’m still not sure whether it’s for me ;)

  9. Jared

    Thanks for running this! I’ll be training for the half ironman in Colorado coming up and I’ll use the credit to replace my garmin forerunner 305 (well used at this point) with the garmin fenix 3.