Academy Sports + Outdoors opens new store in Jeffersonville, Ind.


The new location marks Academy’s third store in Indiana

Katy, Texas, October 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Sports + Outdoors Academy (“Academy”) (Nasdaq: ASO) a leading retailer of sporting and outdoor leisure goods, is delighted to announce the opening of its Jeffersonville, Ind. shop. Located at 1600 Veterans Parkway in downtown Jeffersonville, the approximately 63,000 square foot store offers a large assortment of athletic and outdoor products in the area. The Academy will host the opening festivities of the Friday, October 7 until Sunday, October 9. Throughout the weekend, customers can expect exclusive offers, giveaways, meet-and-greets, activations by brands sold at the Academy, food truck samples, and take advantage of great prices. before the holiday season.

The Jeffersonville location marks the sixth of nine new stores the Academy plans to open this year. Academy looks forward to continuing its expansion efforts beyond 2022, with the goal of opening 80 to 100 new stores over the next five years.

“Academy Sports + Outdoors is excited to serve the communities of Jeffersonville and Clarksville and provide customers with the equipment that makes having fun easy and affordable,” said Sam Johnson, executive vice president of retail operations for Academy. “We look forward to helping guests explore their athletic and outdoor passions, whether it’s biking the Big Four Bridge, hiking Clark State Forest, or hiking. ready for the next hunting season. The Academy offers a convenient location that offers the best brands, exceptional value and excellent customer service.”

Customers can expect to find the finest assortment of athletic and leisure footwear, athletic and outdoor equipment and apparel from leading national brands such as Nike, adidas, The North Face, Under Armour, Colombia, YETI, Carhartt, Drake Waterfowl, Browning, Timberland, Coleman and more. No matter the hunting, fishing, or camping occasion, local outdoor enthusiasts can rely on Academy’s knowledgeable team members, wide assortment of products, top brands, and unbeatable prices to suit all budgets.

Academy also delivers exceptional everyday value and quality through its exclusive private labels such as Magellan Outdoors, Freely, ROW, BCG, H2O Xpress, Mosaic and O’Rageous which cover outdoor clothing and equipment, women’s clothing and men, training clothes, fishing. equipment, outdoor furniture and water sports equipment respectively.

The new location offers families a fun destination to get ready for any big game, outdoor adventure, or a day on the pitch or in the field. Plus, the store has everything you need to create a backyard oasis with a wide selection of patio sets, barbecue grills and outdoor games. Academy also offers free services such as grill and bike assembly, scope mounting, bore sighting, line spooling/spooling, and propane swapping. Customers can also purchase hunting and fishing licenses in the store.

For more information on opening events and offers, visit or text JEFFERSONVILLE at 22369. Customers are encouraged to shop online at or via the Academy’s mobile application, receive digital advertisements and offers, interact with the Academy’s social media accounts (@academy), sign up for email/text alerts and stay tuned for information on upcoming grand opening events.

Those interested in careers at the Academy can visit to apply for vacancies.

About the Sports + Outdoors Academy

Academy is one of the leading sporting goods and outdoor leisure retailers in United States. Originally founded in 1938 as a family business in Texas, Academy now has 265 stores in 17 states. Academy’s mission is to provide “Fun for All” and Academy fulfills this mission with a localized merchandising strategy and a value proposition that connects strongly with a wide range of consumers. Academy’s product assortment focuses on the key outdoor, apparel, sports and recreation, and footwear categories through leading national brands and a portfolio of private labels. For more information, visit

Forward-looking statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. These forward-looking statements are based on Academy’s current expectations and are not guarantees of future performance. Forward-looking statements are generally identified by or are associated with words such as “intends”, “will”, “plans”, “believes”, “expects”, “may” and/or the negatives or variations of these terms or similar terminology. Actual results may differ materially from these expectations due to changes in global, regional or local economic, business, competitive, business, regulatory and other factors, many of which are beyond Academy’s control. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements are set forth in the Academy’s filings with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”), including the Academy’s Annual Report on Form 10-K under the caption “Risk Factors,” as they may be updated from time to time in our periodic filings with the SEC. Any forward-looking statements in this press release speak only as of the date of publication. Academy undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statement, except as may be required by applicable securities laws.

SOURCE Sports + Outdoors Academy


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