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

Printed: Sep. 27, 2022 at 9:04 AM EDT

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 outside recreation retailer, is worked up to announce the opening of its first Lexington, Ky. retailer. Positioned at 3220 Nicholasville Rd. #185, in South Park Procuring Middle, the roughly 80,000 square-foot retailer brings an amazing assortment of sports activities and outdoor merchandise to Lexington. Academy will host grand opening festivities from Friday, Sept. 30 via Sunday, Oct. 2. All through the weekend, clients can stay 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 situated within the South Park Procuring 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 appears to be like ahead to persevering with its enlargement efforts past 2022, with the objective of opening 80 to 100 new shops over the following 5 years.

“Academy Sports activities + Open air is worked up to kickstart enjoyable within the Lexington group by offering clients what they should make pursuing their sports activities and outdoor passions straightforward and reasonably priced,” stated Sam Johnson, Academy’s Government Vice President of Retail Operations. “Whether or not you are gearing up for an enormous Kentucky sport, somewhat leaguer trying to find the right pair of cleats, or making ready to your subsequent outside journey at Daniel Boone Nationwide Forest, our nice worth and providers create new prospects for households to get energetic.”

Clients can anticipate finding the perfect assortment and costs of athletic and informal sneakers, sports activities and outdoor gear and clothes from prime nationwide manufacturers akin to Nike, adidas, The North Face, Beneath Armour, Columbia, YETI, Traeger, Carhartt, Drake Waterfowl, Timberland, Coleman and extra. Academy additionally gives super on a regular basis worth and high quality via its unique, personal label manufacturers akin to Magellan Open air, Freely, R.O.W., BCG, H2O Xpress, Mosaic and O’Rageous which cowl outside attire and gear, girls’s and males’s attire, exercise apparel, fishing gear, outside furnishings and water sports activities gear, respectively.

By partnering with College of Kentucky Athletics, Academy supplies a enjoyable vacation spot the place Wildcat followers can get licensed attire, novelty gadgets, and tailgating necessities. Moreover, clients can discover a Nike prime 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 every thing you could create a yard oasis with a big selection of patio units, barbecue grills, and outside video games. Academy additionally gives free providers akin to grill and bike meeting, scope mounting, bore sighting, line winding/spooling, and propane alternate. Clients also can buy searching and fishing licenses within the retailer.

For extra data relating to grand opening occasions and offers go to or textual content LEXINGTON to 22369. Clients are invited to buy on-line at or via Academy’s cell app, obtain digital adverts and gives, have interaction with Academy’s social media accounts (@academy), join e mail/textual content alerts, and be careful for data on upcoming grand opening occasions.

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About Academy Sports activities + Open air

Academy is a number one full-line sporting items and outside recreation retailer in the US. 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 shoppers. Academy’s product assortment focuses on key classes of out of doors, attire, sports activities & recreation and footwear via each main nationwide manufacturers and a portfolio of personal label manufacturers. For extra data, go to

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This press launch incorporates forward-looking statements throughout the that means of Part 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Part 21E of the Securities Alternate Act of 1934, as amended. These forward-looking statements are based mostly on Academy’s present expectations and are usually not ensures of future efficiency. Ahead-looking statements are normally recognized by or are related to such phrases as “intends,” “will,” “plan,” “consider,” “anticipate,” “could,” and/or the negatives or variations of those phrases or related terminology. Precise outcomes could differ materially from these expectations as a consequence of adjustments in world, 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 Alternate Fee (the “SEC”), together with Academy’s Annual Report on Kind 10-Ok below the caption “Danger Elements,” as could also be up to date every so often 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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