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I am a farmer's wife,runner and a mother of two boys. I help my husband with our farming business. I did my first marathon in October 2010 and loved every minute of it. I'm now looking to do my 4th marathon in Little Rock, AR

Sunday, May 15, 2011

Bondi Band Review/Giveaway

Last year I was doing quite a few races, plus running my first marathon.  I decided not to wear my glasses when I ran, because  sweat would be running down my face and in my eyes.  It was  hard wiping sweat from my eyes with glasses on while  running.   I  literally carried a viva paper towel with me on every run.  I kept it just where  my momma  use to keep  her Kleenex,  in my  bra or up the sleeve of my shirt. 

In January I bought a Garmin.  After my first run with my new Garmin  I realized I couldn't read  the display fields unless I had my  glasses on. 

I had been reading a lot of reviews on Bondi Bands.  To be honest I was pretty skeptical.   On hot humid days,  even with a headband I had sweat running down my face  an into my eyes.   I hate  getting  sweat in my eyes, because it  has a  tendency to burn. 

I decided to  order a couple  Bondi Bands to see if they really were everything my fellow bloggers said they were.   I ordered the RUN HAPPY   (heavy sweat wicking )  and one of the Lycra (light sweat wicking)
Run Happy (pink ink)                                 

I tried them out on a couple of long runs and  warmer weather.  I would have to agree with my fellow bloggers.  I was amazed how well the  Bondi Band collected the sweat.  I had no problem with sweat running  down my face or in my  eyes. 

A little bit about Bondi Bands

The simple premise of Bondi Bands is to offer comfy, colorful, and creative headbands to fit every lifestyle and personality.
 By using stretchy and breathable material, we allow Bondi Bands to fit virtually every head size comfortably and fashionably.
 Each year they donate 10% of our pretax profits to charity. For 2011 we have chosen the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.   Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (DFCI) is a Comprehensive Cancer Center designated by the National Cancer Institute. It is a major affiliate of Harvard Medical School and is located in Boston, Massachusetts.

Bondi Bands offer  alot more than just headbands. They have wicking  towels, hats ponytail hats, neck gators, swim caps, buddies ( bandanna for your pet), wraps and also will do  custom orders.

Ways to wear the Bondi Bands
1. Put headband on and pull out hair from back

2. Pull up from top of fabric, until above eyebrows and over ears

3. Fold back of headband under, and leave the front flat

4. Relax and look cool caring for your Bondi Band

Caring for your Bondi Band
Light wicking material:  Hand wash/hang dry
Heavy wicking material:  washer/dryer
no fabric softener

Rebecca from Bondi Band sent me  the Paintball  Bondi Band to giveaway with my review.

Having trouble with sweat running down your face checkout Bondi Bands HERE.   After you have tried a Bondi Band headband, you will wonder why you waited so long to get one.

Online coupon codes Buy 3 Get 1 FREE Code- ONE or FIVE for $25 Code- FIVE

Rules for Giveaway

(MANDATORY) Become a follower of my blog, if not already.  Let me know in  a comment.  1 entry

"Like"  Bondi Bands on Facebook (Here) and let them know I sent you. 1 entry

Facebook, Blog, Twitter etc. about Bondi Band giveaway. 1 entry for each

Go to Bondi Band website (Here) and tell me which headband you like. 1 entry

The winner will be chosen by Random.org on  May 29th.


  1. Linking your cool giveaway on my blog sidebar under imaginary giveaways.

  2. I love the burgandy peace bondi band!

  3. I think the "Will run for beer" fits me nicely. haha!

  4. I love Bondis! Especially for yoga and under my helmet when I cycle. Don't enter me though as I have plenty. Give everyone else a better chance.

  5. i liked bondi bands on fb and said ya sent me

  6. i went to the website and i like Keep Running (pink ink) in the sayings section

  7. I like Bondi Band on FB and commented that you sent me.

  8. Penny, you won my 3D Frame giveaway! Please hop onto my blog and send me an e-mail with your mailing address!

  9. I actually like the summer stripes that's on sale right now lol

  10. I posted a link to your giveaway on my blog.

  11. I also recently fell in love with bondi bands and bought a whole bunch! My favorite is the 'Run' with a heart after it. I want it in every color now!

  12. I like Bondi Band on Facebook and let them know you sent me.

  13. I like the wavy stripe Bondi Band.

  14. I posted the giveaway on my blog.

  15. I posted the giveaway on Facebook.

  16. I am now a follower...jenw435@gmail.com

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