451110 Sporting Goods Stores

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in retailing new sporting goods, such as bicycles and bicycle parts; camping equipment; exercise and fitness equipment; athletic uniforms; specialty sports footwear; and other sporting goods, equipment, and accessories.

Illustrative Examples:

Athletic uniform supply stores
Fishing supply stores
Bicycle (except motorized) shops
Golf pro shops
Bowling equipment and supply stores
Saddlery stores
Diving equipment stores
Sporting goods (e.g., scuba, skiing, outdoor) stores
Exercise equipment stores
Sporting gun shops

Cross-References. Establishments primarily engaged in--
  • Retailing sporting goods via electronic home shopping, mail-order, or direct sale--are classified in Subsector 454, Nonstore Retailers;
  • Retailing new or used campers (pick-up coaches) and camping trailers--are classified in Industry 441210, Recreational Vehicle Dealers;
  • Retailing new or used snowmobiles, motorized bicycles, and motorized golf carts--are classified in U.S. Industry 441228, Motorcycle, ATV, and All Other Motor Vehicle Dealers;
  • Retailing new shoes (except specialty sports footwear, such as golf shoes, bowling shoes, and spiked shoes)--are classified in Industry 448210, Shoe Stores;
  • Repairing or servicing sporting goods, without retailing new sporting goods--are classified in Industry 811490, Other Personal and Household Goods Repair and Maintenance; and
  • Retailing used sporting goods and used bicycles--are classified in Industry 453310, Used Merchandise Stores.
  Corresponding Index
451110 451110 451110  Athletic equipment and supply stores (including uniforms)
451110 451110 451110  Bicycle (except motorized) shops
451110 451110 451110  Bowling equipment and supply stores
451110 451110 451110  Diving equipment stores
451110 451110 451110  Exercise equipment stores
451110 451110 451110  Fishing supply stores (e.g., bait)
451110 451110 451110  Footwear (e.g., bowling, golf, spiked), specialty sports, stores
451110 451110 451110  Golf pro shops
451110 451110 451110  Gun shops
451110 451110 451110  Outdoor sporting equipment stores
451110 451110 451110  Pro shops (e.g., golf, skiing, tennis)
451110 451110 451110  Saddlery stores
451110 451110 451110  Shoe stores, specialty sports footwear (e.g., bowling, golf, spiked)
451110 451110 451110  Sporting goods stores
451110 451110 451110  Sports gear stores (e.g., outdoors, scuba, skiing)
451110 451110 451110  Tack (e.g., harnesses, saddlery) shops
451110 451110 451110  Tackle shops (i.e., fishing)
451110 451110 451110  Uniform stores, athletic