Interview with The Wolverine and his biggest win to date

Shane aka Wolverine from, gives us his tips for winning and the biggest prize he has ever won (Hint: It has something to do with Star Wars).

Read interview below….


How long have you been entering competitions for?

35 years.


How many prizes would you estimate you’ve won?

Hard to say, but I would put it several dozen.


Do you have a system to keep track of your competitions and prizes?

No, I just enter them and keep an eye out for emails and letters etc.


Are there any rituals or habits you do to entice lady luck?

No not really.


How many competitions do enter daily, weekly or monthly?

I would say I enter 20+ each day


What is your dream prize?

A real dream would be a home or to be mortgage free, next would be holiday.


Favourite competitions? Online, 25 Word or less, SMS etc.

Online competitions are best for me.


What’s the best 25 word or less answer you have ever come up with?

Not really got any best of one’s, but any using the promoter, the prize and or the product in the answer is always good.


Are your family and friends accepting of your family, if not can you elaborate?

On a whole they accept that it is just something I like to do and seem genuinely happy when I have won something.


Whats the biggest prize you’ve won and what did you do when you found out?

The biggest prize in terms of dollar value would be a prize pack which included a heap of “star wars” merchandise and a card which gave me 12 months of free movies, it allowed me to see up to 5 movies every day for the whole year.


Do you have any tips or tricks you would like to share with other fellow compers?

No tips or tricks, as everyone says the more you enter the better your chances are.

Nicole is a writer, blogger and long time comper with her debut novel Confessions of a Comperholic due for release at the end of the year. You can find her at

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  1. Heidi O'Day

    There is hope for us all! I read somewhere that if you enter for small prizes you will have more luck as a lot of people don’t bother with them. I enter everything that I am eligable to enter and have won about ten smaller prizes in the last four months. Keep at it guys.

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