DICK'S Sporting Goods Announces Launch Of Team Sports HQ

This unique, all-in-one service will equip and support youth leagues with access to website services, custom uniforms and FanWear and access to donations and sponsorships

Jan 12, 2016, 11:10 ET from DICK'S Sporting Goods

PITTSBURGH, Jan. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S.-based, full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, announced today the launch of DICK'S Team Sports HQ, an all-in-one platform that will offer youth sports leagues across the country three key services – online registration and team/league websites, custom uniforms and FanWear and access to donations and sponsorships.  

"We're excited to offer this first-of-its-kind platform to the youth sports community," said Lauren Hobart, Executive Vice President & Chief Marketing Offer, DICK'S Sporting Goods. "At DICK'S, we believe that sports matter and providing access to sports is a key priority for us. DICK'S Team Sports HQ will be able to deliver an unparalleled service to youth teams and leagues across the country, allowing coaches to focus on developing their athletes."

The premium league management software will both facilitate and simplify the registration, scheduling and communication processes for league organizers and coaches. League administrators will also be able to use the online tools through DICK'S Team Sports HQ to design gear specific to their league, allowing coaches and parents to order uniforms and FanWear right from their league website. A variety of brands, styles and designs will be available.

To continue their effort of supporting organizations that inspire and enable sports participation, DICK'S Sporting Goods will also make donations and sponsorships available through DICK'S Team Sports HQ.

More information on Teams Sports HQ can be found by visiting dicks.com/TSHQ.

About DICK'S Sporting Goods Founded in 1948, DICK'S Sporting Goods, Inc. is a leading omni-channel sporting goods retailer offering an extensive assortment of authentic, high-quality sports equipment, apparel, footwear and accessories. As of October 31, 2015, the Company operated 645 DICK'S Sporting Goods locations, serving and inspiring athletes and outdoor enthusiasts to achieve their personal best through a blend of dedicated associates, in-store services and unique specialty shop-in-shops.  Headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, DICK'S also owns and operates Golf Galaxy, Field & Stream, True Runner and Chelsea Collective specialty stores. For more information, visit the Press Room at DICKS.com.

Contact DICK'S Sporting Goods: press@dcsg.com

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