There’s a change coming!
There’s change afoot at and we want your input! While VFuel (this website) will stay the same, our parent company WIDPLANS is rebranding and making some HUGE changes. We’ll be sending out a quick
DRINK SALE STILL RUNNING
Just a reminder that our MASSIVE VFuel Drink Sale is still running. For those that missed it, we’ve got some Short Dated Drink stock (best by end Dec 17) that we’re selling dirt cheap. 12 pack cartons are down to $40 from an RRP of $69.95. That’s almost 43% off! The truth is the Drink will be good well beyond December but legally we can’t sell it so The price is floored. All you have to do to take advantage of this pricing is drink it and leave a review! Good or bad, we want to hear from you! In addition, every week we’re giving away a Mixed Carton of our Drink Mix to people who’ve bought any Drink product that week. Double Win!
MEET OUR NEW RETAILERS
It’s been a while since we put out a “news” newsletter so we’ve got four new retailers to introduce.
FIND YOUR FEET
First off, we’d like to extend a warm welcome to Tasmanians, Find Your Feet. We’re stoked to have some representation on the Apple Isle and are confident that Hanny, Graham and the team at FYF have all the knowledge, experience, premium products and genuine old-world customer service you’d expect from a boutique, independent store. Why not run in and say hi? Address: 107 Elizabeth Street, Hobart, Tasmania Web: findyourfeet.com.au Phone: 1300 584 023
Address: 107 Elizabeth Street, Hobart, Tasmania, 7000
Phone: 1300 584 023
THE RUNNING COMPANY: SUNSHINE COAST
Next up, the newest The Running Company store recently opened on the Sunshine Coast, joining Ballarat, Adelaide and Clifton Hill in stocking VFuel. Brad from TRC Sunny Coast has had a cracking few months and the photos we’ve seen of his store make it seem like an absolute runners’ paradise! Given the strength of events like the Blackall 100, Noosa Ironman and Ultraman Australia, we’re confident TRC Sunny Coast is going to quickly find a strong customer base of runners and endurance athletes.
Address: Shop 5/1 Duporth Avenue, Maroochydore, QLD, 4558
Phone: +61 (07) 5326 1842
We first heard about Evelyn Faye way back in 2012 (ok, that’s not THAT long ago, but it was well before the VFuel era of our lives!) but they’ve been around since 1974 which is WELL before our time! As one of the first health food retailers in
Address: 360 Bourke Street Melbourne 3000 Victoria
Phone: +61 (03) 9670 1346
Address: 269 Clarendon Street South Melbourne 3205 Victoria,
Phone: +61 (03) 9686 0086
Rounding out our introductions we’d like to introduce you to Troy Lum and his store Coach2Run. Building on a very successful online and in-person coaching business based in Sandgate, Queensland, Troy opened his bricks and mortar store and training centre to better serve his clients and local runners. The stock a range of premium brands including VFuel, Injinji and Ultimate Direction and have the know-how to ensure you get what you need, not just what’s shiny and new.
Address: 3/53 Rainbow St, Sandgate, Queensland, 4017
Phone: +61 (0) 408 347 885
GOLDRUSH TRAIL RUNS
Where: Hepburn Springs & Daylesford, Victoria, Australia
When: 16TH DECEMBER 2017
What: 22KM + 11KM Trail Runs
Official Spiel: Linking two of the state’s most famous spa retreat villages in quintessential gold mining territory, the event features a highlight middle section of the Goldfields Track, a 220km trail linking Bendigo and Ballarat. A perfect weekend running getaway.
TWO BAYS TRAIL RUN
Where: Mornington Peninsula from Dromana to Cape Schanck, Victoria, Australia
When: 14TH January 2018
What: 28KM & 56KM Trail Runs
Official Spiel: Situated on the Mornington Peninsula, The Two Bays Trail goes from Dromana, on Port Phillip Bay, to Bushrangers Bay and on to Cape Schanck. The 28km event follows this route exactly, while the 56km Ultra starts at Cape Schanck and follows the (slightly modified) trail to Dromana before returning via the same route as the 28km course. Both routes incorporate a great mix of undulating coastal terrain and a tough climb (or two) up Arthur’s Seat.
SHARPY'S BEER RUN
Where: Pig and Whistle Tavern, 365 Purves Rd, Main Ridge – Arthur’s Seat
When: 17th March 2018
What: 10 & 21km Trail Runs
Official Spiel: Trails, beautiful scenery, friends, energy, and movement is what trail running is all about and beer provides the ultimate reward for a perfect day in the hearts of many trail runners. The Mornington Peninsula offers world class scenery and trails and some of the finest ales to top it all off. [yep, there’s