Sports Equipment & Accessories The most recent news regarding sporting goods, services, and accessories. This section offers releases dealing with the release and marketing of new products, equipment and sportswear, along with educational sports and fitness programs for children and adults. Also included are announcements of contests and competitions. Find stories about gym and store openings as well as charity initiatives and equipment donations. This category also contains safety information and product recalls and financial, corporate and legal information for sporting goods companies.

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Aug 29, 2016, 15:32 ET Colonial Shooting Academy Is Holding Job Fairs In Richmond, VA Today & Friday

Colonial Shooting Academy is now hiring! Are you looking for a fun and rewarding job in the Richmond area? Colonial is hiring for multiple...


Aug 29, 2016, 13:00 ET Callaway Golf Company Acquires Toulon Design

 Callaway Golf Company (NYSE: ELY), an industry leader in innovative golf equipment and technology, today announced it has entered into an...


Aug 29, 2016, 07:30 ET Wilson Sporting Goods Co Honors Long-Time Advisory Staff Member Serena Williams With Autograph Racket

 Wilson Sporting Goods Co., announced today that it will honor WTA ranked #1 player and nearly 20-year veteran Advisory Staff Member Serena...


Aug 29, 2016, 06:00 ET Surfers Become Citizen Scientists As Surfboard Fin Collects Critical Ocean Data

 For more than 30 years, the Surfrider Foundation has leveraged citizen science to identify and solve issues facing their coasts. Once again,...


Aug 26, 2016, 09:51 ET AirDog reçoit un coup de pouce de la part de Social Discovery Ventures

Social Discovery Ventures (SDV) investit dans AirDog, le fabricant des drones pliables destinés à réaliser des vidéos des...


Aug 26, 2016, 09:50 ET AirDog erhält Förderung von Social Discovery Ventures

Social Discovery Ventures (SDV) hat in AirDog investiert, den Hersteller faltbarer Drohnen für Selbstvideos bei Aktionssportarten. Die in...


Aug 26, 2016, 09:00 ET Zeel Sponsors Pro Tennis Athlete Steve Johnson At US Open

 Zeel, the creator of Massage On Demand® and the leading provider of same-day in-home massages, is pleased to announce its official...


Aug 26, 2016, 06:00 ET Jetpack History Was Made Again!

 August 23rd will be remembered as a special day in jetpack history. Eric Scott, the most experienced and longest flying jetpack pilot in the...


Aug 26, 2016, 05:30 ET AirDog Receives Boost from Social Discovery Ventures

Social Discovery Ventures (SDV) has invested in AirDog, the manufacturer of foldable drones designed for self-video shooting in action sports....


Aug 26, 2016, 05:30 ET AirDog recibe un impulso de Social Discovery Ventures

Social Discovery Ventures (SDV) ha invertido en AirDog, fabricante de drones plegables diseñados para realizar auto-grabación de video...


Aug 25, 2016, 17:57 ET Stryd wins Hype Foundation's Global Innovation in Sports Competition

 On Wednesday, eight world finalists met in Rio to compete for the title of Most Innovative Sports Technology Company. They pitched their...


Aug 25, 2016, 14:21 ET First Book, Target Team Up to Bring New Sports Equipment to Further Wellness and Learning for Children in Need

As part of its ongoing mission to further educational equity, First Book, a nonprofit social enterprise, is adding sports and fitness equipment to...


Aug 25, 2016, 12:45 ET Sports Merchandise Market (Licensed) in US - 3.55 % CAGR to 2020 Forecast with Sports Apparel Driving Growth

The US Sports Merchandise market of licensed products is driven by increased demand for sports based apparel, footwear and equipment bearing the...


Aug 25, 2016, 10:07 ET Impact by Jillian Michaels Collection to Launch on Walmart.com

 America's favorite health and wellness expert and fitness guru, Jillian Michaels, is launching Impact by Jillian Michaels, a performance...


Aug 25, 2016, 09:05 ET Monster Moto Selects DRIVEN Public Relations As Strategic Partner To Boost Brand Exposure In The Powersports Industry

 DRIVEN Public Relations, an international public relations and creative marketing agency, has been retained by Monster Moto, America's premier...


Aug 25, 2016, 08:30 ET Leatt Introduces 2017 Bicycling Range Featuring New Helmet Technology, Cycling Apparel

Leatt Corporation (OTCQB: LEAT), a global developer, marketer and distributor of personal protective equipment for all forms of sports, and whose...


Aug 25, 2016, 07:44 ET Stryd kündigt erfolgssteigernden Leistungsmesser an - von Olympia-Athleten genutzt, um effizienter zu laufen

Forschungen zur Trainingsphysiologie zeigen, dass ein um 10 % effizienteres (ökonomischeres) Laufen die Zeit für die 5-Km-Strecke um fast...


Aug 25, 2016, 06:55 ET Vista Outdoor Board of Directors Approves $100 Million Share Repurchase Program

Today, Vista Outdoor Inc. (NYSE: VSTO) announced that the company's Board of Directors has approved a new repurchase program for up to $100 million...


Aug 25, 2016, 06:44 ET Two Hublot Ambassadors Make History With Golden Records at the Olympic Games in Rio

Multiple record-holder Usain Bolt entered the sports hall of fame with an illustrious performance in Rio. Three new gold medals; the first ever...


Aug 24, 2016, 16:15 ET Under Armour, Inc. To Present At The Goldman Sachs 23rd Annual Global Retailing Conference

Under Armour, Inc. (NYSE: UA, UA.C) today announced that Chip Molloy, Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Goldman Sachs Annual Global...


Aug 24, 2016, 15:21 ET UNIQLO Launches New Game Wear Worn by Global Brand Ambassadors at the Tennis Tournament in the US from August 25

 UNIQLO announces today that it will launch replica game wear worn at the 2016 U.S. Open Tennis Championships by its Global Brand Ambassadors,...


Aug 24, 2016, 13:24 ET Rawlings® Renews as Official Baseball of NCAA Championships

Rawlings Sporting Goods Company, Inc. a subsidiary of Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL), today announced its renewal of its exclusive status with the...


Aug 24, 2016, 11:23 ET Stryd announces performance-enhancing power meter used by Olympic athletes to run more efficiently

Exercise physiology research demonstrates that running 10% more efficiently (economically) can cut 5k time by almost half a minute. Until now,...


Aug 24, 2016, 10:06 ET Gander Mountain Announces National NRA Weekend, September 10-11

 The Hunt is On at Gander Mountain with the nation's largest and fastest-growing outdoor specialty retailer preparing customers for hunting...


Aug 24, 2016, 09:31 ET DICK'S Sporting Goods Announces Grand Opening Celebration in Lodi, CA

 DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S.-based, full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening its 44 store in...