Friday, March 9, 2012

Free Iron Girl Race Entry Giveaway

by Meghann on March 9, 2012

I have a special Friday treat for all the Florida locals!

Iron Girl has graciously offered up one free race entry to a lucky Meals and Miles reader for their Clearwater race series next month.

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The free race entry is good for either the 5K, 5K mother daughter team, or the half marathon on Sunday, April 22, 2012.

I ran the Iron Girl Half last year (check out the recap HERE) and can attest to the gorgeous course around the city.


My favorite part was the beachside finish line. There’s nothing like playing in the water after running 13.1 miles!


awww…. I miss these girls!

My not-so-favorite part?! The bridges! Lots and lots of bridges!


Luckily – rumor has it – that the Iron Girl organization wasn’t a big fan of all the bridges either. They re-did the course for 2012 and removed a bridge or two to keep their runners safe and happy.

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Smart move, Iron Girl. Smart move.

Unfortunately, Iron Girl is the same weekend as my sister’s bridal shower, so I will not be running this year’s race (boo). However, I promise I’ll be there in spirit – cheering all of my iron girls on!


(Ben will be there in spirit too! )

How To Win

Enter to win the FREE Iron Girl Clearwater race entry below by leaving a comment stating which race you want to run (the 5k, the 5k mother/daughter team, or half marathon) and your favorite spot to run in Florida. (mine is a toss up between the FSU campus and anywhere along the water)

You have until Sunday night at midnight to leave a comment and I’ll be drawing the random winner for my Monday morning post.

Oh! And if you don’t win – but still want to do the race! – use the coupon code LOVE2BLOG during your registration for 10% off any event entry. The code expires on April 1st!


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