Some popular stores that primarily sell sporting goods include Cabela's, Dick's Sporting Goods, Big 5 Sporting Goods, REI and Academy. All five retailers sell a variety of sporting goods, including equipment for team sports, hunting and fishing equipment, climbing gear, shoes and clothing, and exercise equipment.
Dick's Sporting Goods, REI, Cabela's and Academy stores are available nationwide and through each retailer's website. Big 5 Sporting Goods stores operate in the western third of the United States, with stores as far east as Texas, and an online retail presence. All five retailers sell a wide range of nationally recognized branded merchandise as well as store-label goods as of 2015.