Note: Entry period for this contenst ended May 1, 2016.
If, like me, you have hypersomnia, I’m sure you’re no stranger to napping wherever it’s convenient: in class, at a stoplight, under your desk, in a library, in a corner at the bookshop, at a table in the cafeteria, in an empty conference room… this is the reality for so many of us. Heck, as a child, I mastered napping on the mat outside my shower and eventually transitioned to actually napping IN the shower before school. My mother couldn’t figure out what was taking me so long and why our water bill was so high. (Of course as an environmentally responsible adult, I feel terrible about all of that wasted water.)
Having finely honed our napping skills, we now have the opportunity to put them to great use and win some pretty cool prizes. Arianna Huffington’s Sleep Revolution has launched an Instagram contest called “Where Do You Nap?” To enter, simply:
- Post a picture on Instagram of your favorite napping spot.
- Include the contest’s TWO MANDATORY HASHTAGS – #SleepRevolution & #Contest.
- To help raise awareness of hypersomnia, please also include the hashtag #BeyondSleepy.
Eighteen people will win Marriott gift cards and a voucher for round-trip travel on Jet Blue. Drawings will take place on various dates, and only legal US residents are eligible to win prizes. To check out all of the rules and more information on prizes and how to enter the contest, visit
ENTRY PERIOD: The Contest begins at 2:00 PM EST on April 8, 2016, and ends at 11:59 PM EST on May 1, 2016.
By Jennie Murray