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Academy Sports activities + Open air Opens First Retailer in Lexington, Ky.

Printed: Sep. 27, 2022 at 8:04 AM CDT

Marks Academy’s sixth location within the Bluegrass State

KATY, Texas, Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Academy Sports activities + Open air (“Academy”) (Nasdaq: ASO), a number one full-line sporting items and out of doors recreation retailer, is happy to announce the opening of its first Lexington, Ky. retailer. Positioned at 3220 Nicholasville Rd. #185, in South Park Purchasing Middle, the roughly 80,000 square-foot retailer brings an ideal assortment of sports activities and outdoor merchandise to Lexington. Academy will host grand opening festivities from Friday, Sept. 30 by means of Sunday, Oct. 2. All through the weekend, clients can sit up for unique offers, giveaways, activations by manufacturers offered at Academy, meals truck samples, and appearances by College of Kentucky basketball alumnus Kyle Macy, males’s basketball participant Casson Wallace and extra.

The brand new Academy Sports activities + Open air retailer in Lexington, KY is positioned within the South Park Purchasing Middle at 3220 Nicholasville Rd.(PRNewswire)

The brand new Lexington location marks the sixth Academy Sports activities + Open air retailer in Kentucky. 

The Lexington location marks the sixth Academy retailer in Kentucky and the opening of the fifth of 9 new shops Academy expects to open this 12 months. Academy seems ahead to persevering with its enlargement efforts past 2022, with the aim of opening 80 to 100 new shops over the subsequent 5 years.

“Academy Sports activities + Open air is happy to kickstart enjoyable within the Lexington neighborhood by offering clients what they should make pursuing their sports activities and outdoor passions simple and reasonably priced,” mentioned Sam Johnson, Academy’s Govt Vice President of Retail Operations. “Whether or not you are gearing up for a giant Kentucky sport, a bit leaguer looking for the proper pair of cleats, or getting ready in your subsequent out of doors journey at Daniel Boone Nationwide Forest, our nice worth and providers create new prospects for households to get lively.”

Clients can look forward to finding the most effective assortment and costs of athletic and informal sneakers, sports activities and outdoor tools and clothes from high nationwide manufacturers comparable to Nike, adidas, The North Face, Beneath Armour, Columbia, YETI, Traeger, Carhartt, Drake Waterfowl, Timberland, Coleman and extra. Academy additionally presents super on a regular basis worth and high quality by means of its unique, non-public label manufacturers comparable to Magellan Open air, Freely, R.O.W., BCG, H2O Xpress, Mosaic and O’Rageous which cowl out of doors attire and tools, ladies’s and males’s attire, exercise apparel, fishing tools, out of doors furnishings and water sports activities gear, respectively.

By partnering with College of Kentucky Athletics, Academy offers a enjoyable vacation spot the place Wildcat followers can get licensed attire, novelty objects, and tailgating necessities. Moreover, clients can discover a Nike high for an upcoming exercise class, Beneath Armour gloves to catch the sport profitable landing, or a sleeve of Titleist Professional V1 balls for a spherical of 18 at their favourite golf course. The shop additionally has the whole lot you must create a yard oasis with a wide array of patio units, barbecue grills, and out of doors video games. Academy additionally presents free providers comparable to grill and bike meeting, scope mounting, bore sighting, line winding/spooling, and propane trade. Clients also can buy looking and fishing licenses within the retailer.

For extra info relating to grand opening occasions and offers go to academy.com/lexington or textual content LEXINGTON to 22369. Clients are invited to buy on-line at academy.com or by means of Academy’s cell app, obtain digital adverts and presents, interact with Academy’s social media accounts (@academy), join e-mail/textual content alerts, and be careful for info on upcoming grand opening occasions.

People fascinated about careers at Academy can go to careers.academy.com to use for open positions.

About Academy Sports activities + Open air

Academy is a number one full-line sporting items and out of doors recreation retailer in america. Initially based in 1938 as a household enterprise in Texas, Academy has grown to 264 shops throughout 17 states. Academy’s mission is to supply “Enjoyable for All” and Academy fulfills this mission with a localized merchandising technique and worth proposition that strongly connects with a broad vary of customers. Academy’s product assortment focuses on key classes of out of doors, attire, sports activities & recreation and footwear by means of each main nationwide manufacturers and a portfolio of personal label manufacturers. For extra info, go to www.academy.com.

Ahead Wanting Statements

This press launch incorporates forward-looking statements throughout the which means of Part 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Part 21E of the Securities Trade Act of 1934, as amended. These forward-looking statements are primarily based on Academy’s present expectations and will not be ensures of future efficiency. Ahead-looking statements are often recognized by or are related to such phrases as “intends,” “will,” “plan,” “imagine,” “count on,” “might,” and/or the negatives or variations of those phrases or related terminology. Precise outcomes might differ materially from these expectations attributable to adjustments in international, regional, or native financial, enterprise, aggressive, market, regulatory and different components, lots of that are past Academy’s management. Essential components that might trigger precise outcomes to vary materially from these within the forward-looking statements are set forth in Academy’s filings with the U.S. Securities and Trade Fee (the “SEC”), together with Academy’s Annual Report on Type 10-Ok underneath the caption “Threat Elements,” as could also be up to date on occasion in our periodic filings with the SEC. Any forward-looking assertion on this press launch speaks solely as of the date launched. Academy undertakes no obligation to publicly replace or revise any forward-looking assertion, besides as could also be required by any relevant securities legal guidelines.

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