Sporting Goods Retailers

Sports Authorityhttp://www.sportsauthority.comSports AuthoritySports Authority
The Sports Authority, Inc. is headquartered in Englewood, Colorado. It operates over 450 stores in 45 U.S. states under The Sports Authority. Their customers are passionate about the sports they pursue—they want to run faster, jump higher, hit the ball harder, carry their team to victory, and more. They understand the passion that comes with being dedicated to a goal.

Dick’s Sporting Goods, Inc. is an authentic full-line sporting goods retailer offering a broad assortment of brand name sporting goods equipment, apparel and footwear in a specialty store environment. The Company also owns and operates Golf Galaxy, LLC, a golf specialty retailer. As of September 26, 2011, the Company operated 457 Dick’s Sporting Goods stores in 42 states, 81 Golf Galaxy stores in 30 states and e-commerce web sites and catalog operations for both Dick’s Sporting Goods and Golf Galaxy.

Founded in 1889, Modell’s Sporting Goods is America’s largest and oldest family-owned and operated sporting goods equipment, footwear and active apparel retailer with 144 stores operating locally in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia and Washington, DC.

Eastern Mountain Sportshttp://www.ems.comEastern Mountain SportsEastern Mountain Sports
Eastern Mountain Sports, founded in 1967, is one of the nation’s leading outfitters of serious outdoor gear, clothing, footwear, and accessories with more than 65 retail stores across 16 states.

Bass Pro Shopshttp://www.basspro.comBass Pro ShopsBass Pro Shops
Headquartered in Springfield, Missouri, Bass Pro Shops, also an international catalog and internet retailer, currently has 56 retail locations in 26 states and Canada. In addition, Bass Pro Shops, also provides products and services for thousands of independent dealers world wide through its subsidiary company, American Rod & Gun.

Gander Mountainhttp://www.gandermountain.comGander MountainGander Mountain
Gander Mountain Company, ( headquartered in St. Paul, Minn., is the nation’s largest retail network of stores for hunting, fishing, boating, camping, marine and outdoor lifestyle apparel, products and services. Since 1960, the Gander Mountain brand has offered an expanding assortment of competitively priced outdoor equipment, technical apparel and footwear, as well as gunsmith and archery services. The stores feature national, regional and local brands as well as the company’s owned brands. Focused on a ‘We Live Outdoors’ culture, Gander Mountain dedicates itself to creating outdoor memories. There are now 116 conveniently located Gander Mountain outdoor lifestyle stores in 23 states.

Cabela’s Incorporated, headquartered in Sidney, Nebraska, is a leading specialty retailer, and the world’s largest direct marketer, of hunting, fishing, camping and related outdoor merchandise. Since the Company’s founding in 1961, Cabela’s(R) has grown to become one of the most well-known outdoor recreation brands in the world, and has long been recognized as the World’s Foremost Outfitter(R). Through Cabela’s growing number of retail stores and its well-established direct business, it offers a wide and distinctive selection of high-quality outdoor products at competitive prices while providing superior customer service.