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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Feb 07, 2019, 07:30 ET Foot Locker, Inc. Announces $100M Strategic Investment In GOAT Group

Foot Locker, Inc. (NYSE: FL) ("Foot Locker") announced today that it is making a $100M strategic minority investment through its subsidiary in 1661,...


Jan 29, 2019, 16:09 ET Vernon arena workers newest group to join CUPE

VERNON, BC, Jan. 29, 2019 /CNW/ - Thirteen arena workers in Vernon became members of CUPE 626 in a Labour Relations Board vote held on Friday...


Jan 28, 2019, 11:00 ET Apex Ski Boots Seeks Strategic/Financial Partner for Global Expansion

Apex Ski Boots, designer, maker and distributor of the revolutionary two-piece ski and snowboard boot, is evaluating interest from strategic and...


Jan 24, 2019, 15:27 ET ­­Smartwool Launches into New Year with World Cup Champion Mikaela Shiffrin

Smartwool is launching into the New Year with a new partnership with World Cup champion alpine skier Mikaela Shiffrin. Shiffrin signed a three-year...


Jan 08, 2019, 20:39 ET The North Face Launches FUTURELIGHT™: The World's Most Advanced Breathable-Waterproof Outerwear Technology

In Las Vegas today, The North Face unveiled FUTURELIGHT™, a new breathable waterproof material set to revolutionize the future of technical fabrics....


Nov 22, 2018, 07:01 ET Buying a Boat in Canada Just Got Easier

Digital Era Media Inc. Releases 6th Generation Platform Powering BoatDealers.ca and OutboardDealers.ca OTTAWA, Nov. 22, 2018 /CNW/ - Digital Era...


Nov 15, 2018, 11:00 ET Foot Locker Celebrates Global Sneaker Community For Seventh-Annual Week of Greatness

Foot Locker today announces its highly-anticipated, annual "Week of Greatness" campaign by dropping #BecauseSneakers, a global sneaker anthem. The...


Nov 13, 2018, 18:30 ET Government of Canada provides funding to XCo Tech Inc.

Local technology company to receive support through the Western Innovation (WINN) Initiative to grow their business and create good jobs PENTICTON,...


Nov 13, 2018, 09:15 ET BIXI MONTRÉAL: A record 5.3 million rides in 2018 and an expansion plan for five new boroughs

MONTREAL, Nov. 13, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - As BIXI's 10th season comes to an end on Thursday evening, BIXI MONTRÉAL continues to celebrate this...


Nov 12, 2018, 09:30 ET Décathlon is coming to the Montreal Eaton Centre!

Famed France-based sporting goods banner to occupy nearly 38,000 ft2 (3500 m2) on two floors of the Montreal Eaton Centre Let's vote! Décathlon asks...


Nov 07, 2018, 10:30 ET Fitness equipment, experts sent to northern Ontario town to set up community gym

Cross-Canada GoodLife Fitness team provides training, expertise to make fitness fun for local residents MOOSONEE, ON, Nov. 7, 2018 /CNW/ - A...


Nov 05, 2018, 12:18 ET Technogym, Rumble and SB Projects Create "At Home 360" to Distribute Fitness Products with On-board Rumble Classes in the Home Market in North America

CESENA, Italy, Nov. 5, 2018 /CNW/ - Technogym - world leader company in wellness products and digital technologies - Rumble and SB Projects become...


Oct 25, 2018, 10:19 ET Team Canada lands bronze medal against the world's top athletes of the Original Extreme Sport

Team Canada chopped their way to a bronze medal in Liverpool for the STIHL TIMBERSPORTS® 2018 World Championship LIVERPOOL, UK, Oct. 25, 2018 /CNW/ - ...


Oct 23, 2018, 10:40 ET Devimco Immobilier chosen by Club Sportif MAA to develop a real estate project conceived around the club's revitalization

Club Sportif MAA members will be relocated during construction of the mixed-use project MONTREAL, Oct. 23, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Following a call for...


Oct 16, 2018, 07:35 ET Largest Skatepark In The Midwest Breaks Ground In Greater Des Moines

One of the largest skateparks in the U.S. is being built in Greater Des Moines (DSM). A groundbreaking ceremony for the Lauridsen Skatepark was held...


Oct 16, 2018, 06:30 ET SAIL Plein Air Inc. is growing fast - 3 new stores will open in three months this fall

MONTREAL, Oct. 16 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Mr. Norman Décarie, president and chief executive officer of SAIL Plein air Inc., a Canadian retail industry...


Oct 11, 2018, 16:06 ET Launch of Slow Move Fitness, a New Trend Part of the Slow Movement

MONTREAL, Oct. 11, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - A world premiere initiated in Montreal. If yoga, meditation and fitness had a child together, it would be...


Oct 02, 2018, 08:00 ET Target Technologies International Inc. (TTII) Is Pleased To Offer TTII All Pro Cork Infill

Get the look, feel and performance of natural grass with organic All Pro Cork Infill. This durable and resilient cork can be used in hot, cold or wet ...


Sep 07, 2018, 16:00 ET The governments of Canada and Yukon invest in new Arena in Carmacks

CARMACKS, YT, Sept. 7, 2018 /CNW/ - Investing in recreational infrastructure helps communities come together and stay active. The governments of...