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In honor of the holiday shopping season officially kicking off, we’re giving away products from Triathlete magazine’s Holiday Gift Guide (on newsstands now). Check back over the next 12 days for the opportunity to win and check out the Day 3 giveaway below. (Day 1 and 2 giveaways are still open. Check them out here.)
Day 3 (Sunday, Nov. 25):
It’s day 3 of our 12 Days of Holiday Giveaways! Today’s first-prize winner will receive a Garmin Forerunner 10 watch ($130, Garmin.com). It’s an incredibly user-friendly GPS watch for runners simply seeking pace and distance. (The watch we’re giving away is black.) The winner will also receive a Triathlete magazine race belt.
For five honorable mentions, we’re sending each a Sporti reindeer design silicone swim cap ($7, Swimoutlet.com/Sporti) to put you in the Christmas spirit at your next swim workout.
To win today’s giveaway, we want to hear your favorite motivational phrase in 25 words or less (one phrase per entry). Post them in the comments below, and we’ll pick the one we like best to win the watch. Please note entries posted on the Triathlete magazine Facebook page will not count. The entries much be on this post. Entries must be posted by Monday, Nov. 26 at Noon PST. The winner will be announced on this page by 5 p.m. PST the same day.
UPDATE: Thank you to everyone who entered!
OVERALL WINNER: Chrissi Major “Your mind has to be as powerful as your butt cheeks!” – Chrissie Wellington
Harrison Harmon – “I had as many doubts as anyone else. Standing on the starting line, we’re all cowards .” – Alberto Salazar.
Joseph Brescia – “You only have three choices in life: you can lead, you can follow, or you can get out of the way.”
Christopher Whelchel – “When you think you are done, you’re only 40% of what your body is capable of doing.” – David Goggins.
Mark Jacobs – “It’s not pain, it is managed discomfort.” – Dave Scott.
Angela Dilks Alvey – “The miracle isn’t that I finished. The miracle is that I had the courageto start.” – John Bingham
Check back to Triathlete.com every day for our 12 Days of Holiday Giveaways. Tomorrow we’ll be giving away a great, durable transition bag to keep you organized!
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