Academy Sports + Outdoors opens new store

Academy Sports + Outdoors announced the opening of their new store in Atlanta, GA. Located at 130 Perimeter Center West in Perimeter Square Mall, the 50,200 square foot store offers an assortment of sports and outdoor products at Perimeter. The Academy will kick off the opening festivities with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday, August 26. Customers can expect exclusive offers, giveaways, a meet and greet with former professional baseball player Peter Moylan and former college and professional football player Aaron Murray, current professional basketball player Monique Billings and more fun activities.

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The new store marks the 12th location in the Atlanta metro area and the 20th in all of Georgia. 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 continue serving the Atlanta, Georgia community and providing customers with the equipment that makes having fun easy and affordable,” said Sam Johnson, Vice President Academy’s retail operations executive in a statement. “From Truist Park to Murphey Candler Park, Atlanta is a hub for outdoor living, active families and home to sports enthusiasts. We look forward to providing convenient locations that offer top brands, value, and great customer service. »

Customers can expect to find top brands such as Nike, adidas, Under Armour, Columbia, Coleman, The North Face and more. Academy also offers through its private brands like Magellan Outdoors, Freely, ROW, BCG, H2O Xpress, Game Winner, O’Rageous and others.

James T. Quintero