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#1 seven times 3

Posted 21 December 2012 - 05:25 PM

DH needs a new pair of running shoes. He likes ASICS but doesn't want to pay high australian prices. Does anyone have any recommendations for purchasing online from overseas, with reasonable postage?  
He has been searching for weeks and has ordered a pair only to be told a week later they were out of stock. Same thing happened with his second order. I told him I would ask EB and would have some great suggestions for him, so please help me!
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#2 *cough*

Posted 21 December 2012 - 05:30 PM

wiggle.co.uk

Best price!

#3 PeanutButterTurtle

Posted 21 December 2012 - 05:32 PM

Wiggle don't send asics to Australia any more sad.gif I'm devastated, loved getting my Nimbus for just over $100! Am still yet to find somewhere decent that will!

#4 allthemonsters

Posted 21 December 2012 - 05:36 PM

I bought New Balance from Amazon.com - $45 and postage was less than $15 (including 2 pairs of Keens for my kids).

#5 Hands Up

Posted 21 December 2012 - 05:39 PM

My Dad buys them on ebay - they are always brand new and have been bought in the wrong size, colour etc. He can get a $200 pair for about $70... still in the box!

#6 SlightlyLeftFeral

Posted 21 December 2012 - 05:39 PM

I got my Asics fro runnersneed.com

They retail here for $240, got them delivered from the UK for $100 total. Only took a week and a half to get here. I will use them in the future.

#7 DandS

Posted 21 December 2012 - 06:22 PM

prodirectrunning.com

#8 Lillifee

Posted 21 December 2012 - 06:31 PM

Piperlime.com

#9 jewel2

Posted 21 December 2012 - 06:31 PM

I have bought Asics from Amazon.com
Have bought mens, womens and kids from them.

Also bought hubby some Asics shorts and tops for xmas, again from Amazon.

J

#10 Curly Wurly

Posted 21 December 2012 - 06:35 PM

roadrunner of ustooz

#11 tres-chic

Posted 21 December 2012 - 06:38 PM

QUOTE (*cough* @ 21/12/2012, 06:30 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
wiggle.co.uk

Best price!



QUOTE (midstudentcatie @ 21/12/2012, 06:32 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Wiggle don't send asics to Australia any more sad.gif I'm devastated, loved getting my Nimbus for just over $100! Am still yet to find somewhere decent that will!


That's a real bummer. I got two pairs a couple of months ago and just cracked them out. Shame.

#12 ednaboo

Posted 21 December 2012 - 07:28 PM

Amazon don't ship asics to Australia any more either.

#13 Alina0210

Posted 21 December 2012 - 07:40 PM

eastbay.com

they are great... ordered my shoes and they arrived in less than a week.... fabulous, fit great too...

ill order from them again.

#14 jimbobmel

Posted 21 December 2012 - 08:35 PM

QUOTE (Alina0210)
eastbay.com

they are great... ordered my shoes and they arrived in less than a week.... fabulous, fit great too...

ill order from them again.


What is the postage costs like from eastbay??

#15 mombasa

Posted 21 December 2012 - 08:38 PM

I have a cousin who runs professionally and my aunty buys all his shoes from eastbay, she is always raving about them.

Edited by mombasa, 21 December 2012 - 08:39 PM.


#16 yabbadabbadoo

Posted 21 December 2012 - 08:41 PM

Postage on eastbay is minimum $39.95 or 28% of the total price from memory.




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