As some of you remember, Chrissie Wellington graciously offered up a fair chunk of autographed gear a few weeks to benefit the Blazeman Foundation. The winning bid on the eBay auction was $5,300, but the winning bidder decided that he could not pay and stated he was merely bidding to up the price.
So, before we re-list the auction on eBay, I'd like to extend a special offer to readers of this forum.
tax-deductible donation of $5,000, you will receive all of the items of
the auction. This is to benefit a great cause and it could be a great
holiday gift for the triathlete who already has it all. The items are
Thanks for your interest,
P.S. If someone bites for $5K, I'll toss in an autographed issue of every 2008 Triathlete. I'll have the cover dude/dudette sign it -- that includes Lieto, McGlone, Potts, the Bennetts, etc. This may take a while, but I'll get them to you.
This was posted today on slowtwitch.com