News Releases

industry news 

June 6, 2018 - Russell Athletic, Augusta Sportswear Announce Partnership

June 6, 2018 - USSSA Removes All CF Zen Baseball Bats from Disallowed Bat List

June 5, 2018 - Rawlings Sale to Private Equity Firm Includes Major League Baseball

May 16, 2018 - Academy Sports & Outdoors Names New Chairman & CEO

May 15, 2018 - CHAMPRO Unveils Rebrand

May 14, 2018 - NCAA Allows Arm Padding for Women's Basketball

May 14, 2018 - NFHS Rule Change Clarifies Basketball Cover

May 8, 2018 - NOCSAE Statement Regarding Add-On Products

May 4, 2018 - Bill Belichick Among Big Names Appointed to President's Council for Sports

May 2, 2018 - Mueller Sports Medicine Names John Cayer New President

April 24, 2018 - Connecticut's Niehoff Selected New NFHS Executive Director

April 23, 2018 - Wilson, NCAA Continue Basketball Partnership

April 18, 2018 - NFHS-NCAA Rules Meeting Recap

April 18, 2018 - NFL, NFLPA Prohibit Use of 10 Helmet Models

April 6, 2018 - NOCSAE Issues Warning About Counterfeit Lacrosse Balls

April 5, 2018 - A.D. Starr Named Official Ball of Little League World Series

March 1, 2018 - MyHOUSE Sports Gear, WPIAL Partner on Wrestling Appare

January 30, 2018 - Schuylkill Valley Sports Announces Leadership Change in Team & Group Sales Department

January 8, 2018 - Bob Gardner Announces Retirement As NFHS Executive Director

January 5, 2018 - Spalding Enters Agreement With BSN SPORTS in Four Team Sports Categories

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

November 13, 2017 - WarDog Lacrosse Joins Major League Lacrosse Equipment Suppliers

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

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Association News 

April 17, 2018 - NSGA Sports Participation Study Reveals Decrease in Youth Team Sports

March 21, 2018 - NSGA Sports Participation Study Shows Mixed Performance

March 13, 2018 - NSGA Welcomes Best-in-Class Speakers to 54th Annual Management Conference & 20th Annual Team Dealer Summit

January 24, 2018 - NSGA Welcomes Michigan State Coach Tom Izzo and Highlights Industry Networking at 2018 Management Conference & Team Dealer Summit

January 12, 2018 - NSGA Applauds U.S. Supreme Court Decision To Hear South Dakota’s Case That Could End Unfair Application of Sales Tax Laws

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

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

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