Research and Markets: Get the Latest Data and News on the Sporting Goods Market

August 11, 2005 (PRLEAP.COM) Sports News
Dublin - Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of The 2006 Sporting Goods Market Research Yearbook to their offering

This market research report presents a complete review of the market, a competitive analysis of sporting goods retail, sports/recreation participation statistics, discussions of consumer trends, data on spending for specific sports, and more.

Since 1998, the sporting goods market has been assessed as a chapter in the annual Retail Business Market Research Handbook. This year the assessment has been expanded to offer the sporting goods market research information as a separate publication.

Over 100 website links directly embedded into the electronic edition provide access to additional market research information and other resources important to the sporting goods sector.

Topics covered in the yearbook include:-

- Market Summary
- The Year in Review
- Profiles of Key Players
- Market share Leaders
- Sporting Goods Retail
- Online and Catalog Retail
- Exports and Imports
- Sports Apparel
- Athletic Footwear
- Sports Equipment
- Used Sports Equipment
- Age and Gender Purchasing Demographics
- Marketing Sporting Goods to Women
- Sports and Recreation Participation
- Youth Participation In Sports
- Team Sports
- Exercise Equipment
- Camping, Hiking & Biking
- Bicycles
- Golf
- Fishing
- Hunting
- Skiing
- Bowling
- Billiards
- Paintball
- Extreme Sports
- Licensing
- Advertising
- The Future of the Sporting Goods Industry

Company Profiles:

- Academy Sports & Outdoors
- Bass Pro Shops
- Big 5 Sporting Goods
- Cabela's
- Camping World
- Champs Sports
- Dick's Sporting Goods
- Dunham's Athleisure Corp.
- Eastern Mountain Sports
- Edwin Watts Golf
- Foot Locker
- Galyan's Trading Co.
- Gander Mountain
- Hibbett Sporting Goods
- L.L. Bean
- MC Sports
- Modell's Sporting Goods
- Nike
- Play It Again Sports
- Pro Golf of America
- Recreational Equipment, Inc. (REI)
- Reebok International
- Sport Chalet
- The Athlete's Foot Group
- The Sports Authority
- The Sportsman Guide
- The Orvis Co.

For more information visit

Laura Wood
Senior Manager
Research and Markets
Fax: +353 1 4100 980