STRAIGHT OUTTA #TRAININGROCKBOX....YO.
To recap my love relationship with Rock n' Roll Marathon Series...I am one of their Rock n' Bloggers this year and am through the roof excited to be running their Las Vegas and Savannah Races. Holla!
I was SO hoping to be able to work Brooklyn into my schedule this year too but it's not looking promising...New York, I'm a struggle! SOS. Lol.
Back to the #TrainingRockBox....
As soon I saw the hype on the outside of the box, I knew it was going to be a fun one.
I was 100% Correct.
|Thanks Brooks Running!|
|Brooks Performance Hat|
|Yep. I'm loving it.|
|Side Zip Love!|
|Vanilla Bean, Blueberry Pomegranite, Tri-Berry, Strawberry Kiwi.|
(Check out my awesome camera work. ;)
|Gatorade Endurance Formula Powder Stick|
Lemon-Lime is my fave flavor. These packages are meant to be added to 24oz. of water. PERFECT size after a long workout. I'm a fan of anything that I can take on the go with me. Thanks Gatorade!
|TransAmerica Power Blank Cell Charger|
|Nature's Path Foods|
Qi'a Cranberry Vanilla Cereal
Per the back of the bag...." Enjoy as a breakfast cereal, hot or cold; or add to yogurt, smoothies, oatmeal, or salads for an added nutritional boost."
Serving size: per 2 tbsp (30g)
Servings per container: about 7
Calories from Fat: 60
Total Fat: 6g.....9%
Saturated Fat 0.5g....3%
Trans Fat 0g
Polyunsaturated Fat 4g
Monounsaturated Fat 1g
Total Carbohydrate 14g......5%
Dietary Fiber 4g......16%
Ingredients: Chia Seeds, Buckwheat groats, Hemp Seeds, Dried Cranberries (cranberries, cane sugar, sunflower oil), almonds, vanilla flavor. Organic. Contains Tree Nuts. Produced in a facility that uses soy, peanuts and milk.
Thanks Qia Superfood! This cereal looks AWESOME!
You know it's a good day when you receive a gift card JUST BECAUSE. Yep. It's a really good day and I have no idea what I'm going to purchase but I'm going to tuck this away in my back pocket for when I need a cute new tank for a race or something like that. I'm a sucker for cute new race clothes.
|Sports Authority Gift Card....Yes Please!|
Thank you Sports Authority! Running Gear Retail Therapy is a girl's best friend!
Thank you Maui Jim....I'm quite certain that this is a FABULOUS DEAL!
I have been a Nike+ Sportwatch girl for the last several years but heck, maybe it's time for a change. With this great discount card from Garmin, I could see that happening. If I don't use it for myself, I will definitely share with a friend, or two. :)
|35% off Discount from Garmin.|
Thank you Garmin for providing this great discount card that I can use for TWO ITEMS....my friends will definitely be pleasantly surprised!
Let's talk Compression Socks....
Here is more information about each item in the box and links to all of the FABULOUS sponsors!
Thank you CEP for including a pair of Women's Compression Socks in my size! I received this awesome blue pair....I would have NEVER bought this color in a million years but I'm liking them a whole lot! It's great to try new products in new colors and varieties.
I'm THINKING INSIDE THE BOX!! ;)
|Look at these fabulous blue socks....|
I'm going to ROCK them out with a cute skirt or pair of shorts.
So what is better than a TRAINING ROCK BOX??? A FLAT TRAINING ROCK BOX!!!!
Here's a look of all of the goods.....I cannot wait to put every single item in this box to work towards my race training. Training for races is hard enough and it's REALLY nice to have cool gadgets, quality gear and new things that I would not normally splurge on for myself to train with. I can't say THANK YOU enough to Run Rock N' Roll and the great sponsors of the #TrainingRockBox!!! My overall thoughts???.......
Brooks Running | @BrooksRunning | #runhappy
In the box: Brooks Performance Hat
CEP | @ CEPCOMPRESSION
In the box: CEP Compression Socks
Garmin | @GarminFitness | #GarminRocks
In the box: 35% off coupon, redeemable online, code on the card
Gatorade Endurance | www.gatorade.com/endurance
In the box: Endurance Formula Powder Stick
Dropping knowledge: Hydration Tip: Make sure to practice your race fueling strategy in training to make sure you can tolerate fluids on race day without problems. Learn more at www.gatorade.com/endurance
Offer: Get 20% off your choice of Gatorade Endurance products when visitingwww.fuelbelt.com/GatoradeEndurance. Enter code ENDURE20 at checkout. Valid through 9/31/15.
GU Energy Labs |@GUEnergyLabs | #GUforit
In the box: GU Energy Gels
Dropping knowledge: Train with GU, race with GU, and recycle your packets! TerraCycle and GU have partnered to create a Performance Nutrition Brigade, a free recycling program for performance nutrition packaging, and a fundraising opportunity for participants. Thanks for your help in keeping sports nutrition OFF the roads and trails by stashing your trash and OUT of the landfills by taking part in our TerraCycle recycling program!
Offer: Save your performance nutrition packaging and bring it to the GU booth at your next Rock ‘n’ Roll expo for your chance to win (2) race-day VIP passes! What are you waiting for, #GUforit!
Nature’s Path Foods | @NaturesPath | #EatWellDoGood
In the box: Qi’a Cranberry Vanilla Cereal
Dropping knowledge: Qi’a (pronounced Kee-ah) is our NEW Superfood Cereal made with Chia, Hemp and Buckwheat. This power trio is full of plant-based Protein, Fiber and ALA Omegas. Boost your nutrition after your run with only 2 tbsp. of cereal and feel the energy from this powerful, functional, and nutritious superfood.
Maui Jim Sunglasses | @OfficialMauiJim | #mauifilter #mauireflection
In the box: coupon for 70% Maui Jim products after taking their online training!
Sports Authority | @SportsAuthority
In the box: $25 Sports Authority Gift Card
Dropping knowledge: We know training is tough and it takes a lot of time. We hope that when the time comes during training, and you need something, we'll be able to help. We'll also be cheering you on across social media and at many of the races in the year ahead! Find your local Sports Authority: bit.ly/SA_RnRFindAStoreor Shop online: bit.ly/SA_RockNRoll
Transamerica | @Transamerica | #Active4Tomorrow
In the box: Power bank cell charger
Dropping knowledge: Running races, crushing your personal records, and achieving greater results takes planning. By planning ahead, you can reduce worry that something could get in the way. Transamerica is here to help with a variety of solutions from race registration protection to insurance, investments and retirement planning. Transamerica helps people plan for a better tomorrow. Explore Products.
Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series | @RunRocknRoll | #RocknBlog
In the box: digital hug from Ashley, 2015 Team Rock ‘n’ Blog Brooks Technical tee
Happy Training and Happy THINKING INSIDE THE BOX! #StraightOutta #TrainingRockBox
|STRAIGHT OUTTA #TRAININGROCKBOX.|