News Releases

industry news 

November 15, 2017 - Athletic Dealers of America & Nation's Best Sports Fall Athletic Market

November 3, 2017 - Outfitting America: Badger Sportswear to Acquire Alleson Athletic

August 28, 2017 - ADA & NBS Partner to Co-Locate Fall Athletic Market

July 5, 2017 - NFHS Announces Two Important Baseball Rule Changes; New Rules in Track and Field and Softball

February 8, 2017 - NFHS Approves Fee Increase in Authenticating Mark Program

January 31, 2017 - Finalized NOCSAE Standards for Football Helmets, Baseball and Lacrosse Chest Protectors Take Effect in 2018

December 1, 2016 - USA, Inc. Joins the Athletic Dealers of America 

November 23, 2016 - Federal Judge Blocks Obama Administration's Overtime Pay Rule

November 1, 2016 - George's Sporting Goods Joins the Athletic Dealers of America

August 10, 2016 - Football Numbers Encouraging as High School Sports Participation Increases for 27th Consecutive Year

June 1, 2016 - KM Sports Joins the Athletic Dealers of America

May 18, 2016 - New Overtime Rule Raises Threshold to More Than $47,000

April 14, 2016 - Eleventh Annual Team Dealer Market

Feb. 10, 2016 - NSGA Applauds Senate for Pledging To Move Marketplace Fairness Act Forward

Jan. 8, 2016 - Image Apparel Solutions announces rebranding and new name for knitwear line

Dec. 23, 2015 - Mueller Sports Medicine Announces #NeedAHero Winner

Dec. 8, 2015 - Nike Signs Lebron James to Lifetime Deal

Oct. 29, 2015 - NSGA Applauds Introduction of PHIT Act in U.S. Senate and Urges Congress To Pass This Important Legislation

Sept. 29, 2015 - Academy Sports + Outdoors Names J.K. Symancyk President and CEO

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Association News 

November 3, 2017 - NSGA Asks U.S. Supreme Court to Hear Online Sales Tax Case

October 18, 2017 - National Sporting Goods Association Reports 60% of Americans Plan to Buy Sporting Goods This Holiday Season

October 10, 2017 - Sporting Goods Industry Hall of Fame Elects 2018 Class, Three Outstanding Contributors to be Inducted 

October 3, 2017 - Fourth NSGA Innovations Arena to Showcase Innovative Products in the Sporting Goods Industry 

June 5, 2017 - NSGA Appoints Bezanson and Miller to Board of Directors

May 10, 2017 - NSGA’s Sporting Goods Market Report Shows Retail Sales Increase of 2% in 2016

May 3, 2017 - National Sporting Goods Association Releases Sports Participation Reports

April 28, 2017 - NSGA Applauds Lawmakers for Reintroducing Bipartisan E-Fairness Legislation

March 7, 2017 - NSGA Opposes Border Adjustment Tax

March 1, 2017 - NSGA Applauds Congress for Reintroducing PHIT Act and Urges Prompt Passage

February 21, 2017 - NSGA and Positive Coaching Alliance Announce Collaboration, Goal to Increase Team Sports Participation  

January 31, 2017 - Renowned Golf Instructor and Authority Hank Haney Headlines 2017 NSGA Management Conference & Team Dealer Summit

January 12, 2017 - NSGA Announces 2017 Community Collaboration and Industry Catalyst All-Star Award Winners

Janaury 4, 2017 - The Place to See and Be Seen - Registration Now Open for the NSGA 53rd Annual Management Conference & 19th Annual Team Dealer Summit

November 1, 2016 - Hispanic Segment Explored in New Sporting Goods Study

October 27, 2016 - More Americans Plan to Buy Sporting Goods This Holiday Season

October 18, 2016 - NSGA Innovations Arena to Showcase New, Innovative Products in the Sporting Goods Industry for Third Year 

September 13, 2016 - Aasheim, Plank To Be Inducted Into Sporting Goods Industry Hall of Fame 

July 27, 2016 - David Labbe Begins Tenure as Chairman of NSGA Board, Executive Committee Structure Set

June 13, 2016 - New NSGA Board Members Appointed

June 2, 2016 - NSGA Delivers Knockout Program in its Return to Hilton Head 

May 18, 2016 - New Overtime Rule Raises Threshold to More Than $47,000

May 4, 2016 - NSGA Introduces New Measure in 2016 Participation Report

Feb. 8, 2016 - Boxing Legend Sugar Ray Leonard Headlines 2016 NSGA Management Conference & Team Dealer Summit

Nov. 19, 2015 - Sporting Goods Industry Hall of Famer Joachim Schröder Passes Away at Age 65

Nov. 3, 2015 - NSGA attends Athletic Dealers of America's Fall Buying Session

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