Story Behind the Review
(because everything has a story)
|One of my completely lovely self-"portraits." After workout|
Bondi Band shot. No slipping!
|Bondi Bands are even great for enjoying a beer after a race!|
So, what are Bondi Bands? They are headbands made with folks who live an active lifestyle in mind. Made of stretchy, breathable fabric, they boast the ability to fit virtually any head size. So, how did mine work for me? Great! The Bottom Line: I love this thing. I have to admit I was a little dubious at first. My hair is really straight and fine-textured, so finding a headband that actually stays in my hair for any length of time is HARD. Mostly, they slip out during my workouts and generally just irritate me. And, when I first put this one on and wore it around, I worried that it too might slip. I found myself constantly reaching up and making micro adjustments for - as it turns out - no really good reason. The band was solid.
And as promising as that was, wearing the Bondi Band while working out was even better than expected. No slipping at all, especially once I started getting a bit sweaty. (Oh wait, do women sweat? Maybe I should say when I started to glow.) It does a great job of keeping the
The Giveaway - Now Closed
So, now for the giveaway. Thanks to Wisconsin Bondi Band rep Rachel Tattum, I have two gorgeous Bondi Bands to give away. Both are adult sizes. One is more for the girly-girl (pink hearts) and one is for the Packer fan. I covet both of them, but I swear I have not worn them. They are brand-spanking new. I will have a hard time parting with them, but part with them I will.
Now, I guess this is where I am supposed to say that you have to be a follower of my blog to get one of these, but after some thought, I am not going to do that. I really am writing this more for me, so simply follow if you are interested. Otherwise, more importantly, to enter the giveaway you need to do one of two things: simply leave a comment below OR on my Facebook page saying that you're in for the contest and which band you'd prefer by March 24. I'll randomly pick one person for each band on March 25 and announce the winners via this blog on March 26. (Note: contest limited to US addresses.) That's it! Easy peasy! Feel free to pass this along.
Giveaways not your thing? No problem! I know that there are two running stores in Wisconsin that sell them - Run Away Shoes and Fleet Feet Fox Valley both in Appleton. To contact the Wisconsin rep directly, e-mail Rachel Tattum at firstname.lastname@example.org. Or, there is always the Bondi Band website at www.bondiband.com.
I'm in, and I like the hearts! I've seen these before too at expos and considered trying them. Fingers crossed that I can.ReplyDelete
They are amazing! I am a big fan. If I had the money, I would buy a whole bag of them. :)Delete
Contest-I love the hearts one. But if I win, I would like you to keep it, Shannon, for yourself. That way you will have a spare since you wear it everyday in your workouts and love them so much. :)ReplyDelete
Christine - you're funny! No, if you win, you can have it! That's the whole point! I have already said good-bye to these two in my mind. It wouldn't be right to keep one now. :)Delete
I'm in and love the hearts, of course.ReplyDelete
I am a new follower of your blog and love your mix of reality and humor. I am working to be a runner again after a l-o-n-g hiatus from having children and medical issues so am excited to once again sweat with the best. :-)ReplyDelete
I would love the pink heart one but being a Packer Backer, would be happy with either. :-)
So I posted on your FB post, but I'll post here, too. :) I like the girly heart one!ReplyDelete
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