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The goal of Sports, Inc. is to be the integral link between our members and suppliers so that the necessary balance is maintained to the competitive advantage of all. 


Sports, Inc. is a sporting goods buying organization that assists independent sporting goods retailers with competitive buying opportunities from our partnered suppliers. 


Sports, Inc. was founded in 1965 in Lewistown, Montana, as a means for independent sporting goods retailers to grow and prosper in an ever-changing marketplace. Since our beginning with seven outdoor stores, Sports, Inc. has grown into a nationwide network of stores involved in all facets of the sporting goods industry.


Today, we are the most diverse and largest sporting goods buying group based on our number of independently owned retailers and their store locations. 

We are proud of our unique reputation for innovation and service, the dedication of our staff, and the extremely high quality of our membership.


We are committed to helping independent sporting goods retailers remain competitive and prosperous. Our staff strives to develop mutually beneficial relationships with over 1,000 suppliers to allow our members to take advantage of superior buying and service opportunities.

Sports, Inc. is 100% member-owned and guided by a board of directors elected from our membership.

What our members say

Being a member of Sports, Inc. is an incredible asset to our operation."
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