Gunaxin’s Favorite Things : Sports
Since Oprah is off the air now, she is no longer running her yearly Holiday Gift Guide and Giveaway known as Oprah’s Favorite Things. So we thought, hell, we can fill that void, and maybe man it up a bit. While we don’t have everything for every person in our audience (and no Cars, sorry), we do have one of each item you see below in order to give out to some lucky winners!
Today is Day 3 of Gunaxin’s Favorite Things, and today we’re featuring 10 of our Favorite Sports things for this Holiday Season.
- Day 1 – Favorite Things – Media
- Day 2 – Favorite Things – Gadgets
- Day 3 – Favorite Things – Sports
- Day 4 – Favorite Things – Spirits
In all we have about 40 items on our Favorite Things List, so start by checking out this great list, and see how you can enter to win at the bottom of the article :
Wear the same gear the pros wear. There are hundreds of athletes across NFL, NBA, NHL and MLB wearing ZigTech shoes and apparel. The reason is simple, ZigTech’s unique sole is designed to provide the perfect balance of energy efficiency and cushioning. The clothing has Celliant fibers that can help increase oxygen levels in the blood.
The Timex® Ironman® Sleek™ 150-Lap watch with TapScreen™ Technology is a revolutionary collection of precision sports timing instruments that conveniently responds to an athlete’s touch. The innovative collection’s three signature elements – TapScreen Technology, Target time pacer, and Labeled interval timers – are designed to enhance performance by allowing athletes to focus less on managing their sports watch during workouts.
The collection’s strong, modern design is engineered to optimize style, ease-of-use and comfort. The watch face features a large-digit display and curved lens for easy viewing and tapping, and the durable, muscle-lined strap minimizes skin contact and optimizes ventilation during strenuous activity.
A top so cozy, it makes getting out of bed for your morning run easy. The adidas Supernova™ Long Sleeve Half-Zip Top is a go-to choice for every season. The breathable CLIMACOOL® design keeps you dry and comfortable, no matter how long you run. The CLIMALITE® fabric sweeps sweat away from your skin.
The A.i 9 offers Reebok’s most advanced innovation to date. Featuring the new 2:1 Power Taper ratio for maximum power transfer and XLerated Blade Technology for better reaction time with the puck. The A.i. has shifted the balance of power.
Farkas Original Eye Black was founded in the name of Andy “Anvil” Farkas. Farkas changed the face of the American Athlete when he became the first player to wear Eye Black in the NFL. Farkas Original Eye Black is committed to providing athletes the best eye black on the market.
New York safety and former Wisconsin Badger Jim Leonhard has partnered with Farkas Original Eye Black to serve as honorary Chair of “Athletes Against Stickers,” an organization which promotes the on-field superiority of eye black over stickers, and the role of professional athletes in setting a positive example for youth players on and off the field.
“The Elite” collection from Lugz features five unique designs that are suitable for the workplace, yet stylish enough for the street, with attention given to detailed seams and industrial grommets. Each shoe is built to last, using quality materials and sturdy craftsmanship that won’t quit, even under pressure! Best of all, each boot has a cushioned insole and padded leather tongue, ensuring comfort throughout a long day’s work.
Additionally, be sure to “like” Lugz on Facebook, where you can enter to win a pair of shoes on the first day of each month.
Wahoo Fitness wirelessly connects your iPhone to your favorite ANT+ fitness measuring devices. With Wahoo Fitness, your phone, your favorite playlists, the best fitness Apps and real-time activity information are all in the palm of your hand – or mounted on your bike, or in your pocket.
Add Ant+ capability to your iPhone! Read data from stride sensors, bike speed and cadence sensors, bike power sensors and heart rate right on your iPhone! The Wahoo Bike Case encompasses Wahoo Fitness sensor technology along with a water resistant protective barrier for your iPhone. The Wahoo Bike Case comes with a mount that will fit easily onto your mountain bike or road bikes handle bars.
Wear the same gear 2010 NBA Draft #1 pick John Wall wears with the ZigEncore shoes, designed to provide the perfect balance of energy efficiency and cushioning. The apparel will help you look your best on the court with the new John Wall logo. These items will be available at Foot Locker during the holiday 2011 season.
G-Form Pads, utilizing RPT™ – Reactive Protection Technology, a composite blend of PORON® XRD™ material and proprietary G-Form materials and technology, are the first flexible, molded, exoskeleton rate-dependent impact pad worn on the outside of the garment. The ridges and hinges of the pad are specifically designed to flex with the knee or elbow to ensure complete protection.
Beyond legendary fit and durability, the RESPONSE Trail 18 shoe offers great grip on any terrain, keeping feet locked, loaded and ready to go. adiPRENE provides full-length cushioning, ensuring the smoothest and most comfortable run possible. These shoes will never fail you.
So there you have it, Ten of our Favorite Things in Sports this Holiday Season. Any of them would make an excellent gift, but we’re sure you have a favorite from the list. If you’d like to win something you see above, just respond in the comments below (and check that box to Post to Facebook Profile) and let us know which of our Favorite Things are your favorites. We’ll select some winners, and ship the product to you as our gift, just in time for Christmas!
Additionally, Philip has served as Rally Director for the Washington Automotive Press Association, Speaker at IMPAcon and Blogs with Balls, Chairman of the Relay For Life of North Anne Arundel County, Examiner Team Leader for the Maryland Performance Excellence Awards, and Credentialed Founder of Capitals Outsider.