Conor McGregor has promoted a fan contest regarding his sports brand TIDL (Tenacity, Intensity, Dedication, and Lifestyle). As messages posted via McGregor’s Instagram account and TIDL Sport’s Instagram account suggest, the contest winner will receive a free trip to Las Vegas, tickets to UFC 276 on July 2 and an opportunity to meet “The Notorious” in person. nobody.
McGregor launched TIDL Sport, a sports recovery product that focuses primarily on post-workout relief and recovery, and has been promoting the brand for a few years. McGregor has now reposted TIDL Sport’s Instagram post regarding his aforementioned fan contest, an excerpt of which reads:
“Hundreds of prizes to be won, including ONE lucky winner and one guest who will win a VIP trip to Las Vegas!” The package will include flights, hotel stay and event tickets to fight the night of July 2 in Las Vegas. Of course the winner meets Champ Champ @thenotoriousmma”
The message pointed out that anyone wishing to enter the contest should go to the nearest Walmart, buy a TIDL product and take their picture at Walmart with the product.
Entrants must then post the photo to their Instagram account and tag Walmart, TIDL Sport and Conor McGregor Instagram accounts there. Additionally, entrants should also follow the TIDL Instagram page. The post noted:
“That’s it! The winner will be drawn on Friday, June 24 to fly with a guest to Las Vegas and enjoy the VIP experience. The other winners drawn will win new TIDL merchandise, merchandise and apparel. For full contest rules, visit TIDL.com »
Step-by-step instructions for the contest can be viewed in the Instagram post below:
Conor McGregor responds to fan’s claim that his yacht vacation will negatively affect his return to the UFC
Conor McGregor suffered a horrific leg injury last July and hasn’t competed in the octagon since. While McGregor has been setting the bar high on his training lately, some of his social media posts show him vacationing on his 63-foot-long Lamborghini “Supercar of the Seas” yacht that cost him around $3,000. $6 million.
A Twitter user named MMASqualayee poked fun at McGregor while on vacation and claimed it would hurt him in his upcoming MMA fights:
“While Conor is on a yacht, everyone in the lightweight division is training. Keep that in mind when he returns to the UFC.”
Not one to be outdone, McGregor fired back saying his shoulders are like cannonballs and he’s more than capable of beating any opponent. McGregor tweeted:
“Absolute Cannon Ball shoulders, step into the pocket and find out. Any of them. Any weight. Everywhere.”