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The fitness and athletic clothing industry has proved to be a giant in the Australian economy over the last few years with no signs of slowing down anytime soon. All the health food and healthy lifestyle trends that have been popping up these last few years have clearly had an impact in the way consumers spend their money as this market grew outstandingly. In 2015 alone, it raked in 2 billion dollars in revenue and annual growth rose by 8.8%.

Another section of this industry that has grown significantly over the last couple of years, has been the online athletic apparel industry. This is mostly due to people getting better with computers and more comfortable with buying sports gear online. According to latest reports, this industry sector has had an annual growth of 22.6% and a revenue of 71 million dollars. The future outcome of this industry is only expected to grow and double in size with the retail store section expected to grow 5.0% per year and sports gear online sales section is expected to grow a big 14.6% per year.

These industries have done wonders in providing jobs, especially the athletic apparel retail industry with jobs rising to 6,792 in 2015, even though there are only 77 businesses accounted for in the athletic apparel retail sector and another 76 businesses accounted for in the online sector. These numbers seem quite small compared to some other industries which gave space for opportunities, so if you are looking to invest in something with a promising future this is the industry to consider.

Selecting the appropriate horse-riding gear is vital for ensuring the safety of both you and your horse. It serves as a vital communication tool between you and your equine partner, facilitating clear cues and commands during your rides. Additionally, the right gear enhances comfort, allowing you to fully enjoy the riding experience without distractions or discomfort. 

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Hockey is a sport that requires serious skills. But it also requires an even more serious stick for playing. Nowadays the hockey industry makes some quite good and affordable sticks. However, instead of buying some random alternative from the brick-and-mortar stores, up your game with a custom model that will enhance your accuracy and performance on the ice. And, if you’re new to the game, don’t worry we got you covered. Here are some tips for choosing custom-made hockey sticks

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You might assume that clothing has little impact on your overall performance during play. However, you’d be surprised to learn that it can significantly affect your success on the golf course. Wearing the right sports clothing ensures comfort under maximum pressure, protection from the weather, and enhanced confidence. And the same goes for golf as any other sports. 

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Cricket, often hailed as the gentleman’s game, is a sport that demands precision, technique, and the right equipment. One of the most crucial components of a cricketer’s arsenal is the cricket bat. For adults, selecting the perfect cricket bat involves considering various factors such as size, weight, willow type, and grip. If you are trying to find the bat that will help you score your runs successfully, then read on about the different aspects to consider and make an informed decision that will enhance your performance on the cricket field

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Investing in high-quality running gear can help you turn occasional running into a lifelong hobby, giving you all the benefits of jogging on the human body. No matter where you are on your running journey, a pair (or a few) of top-notch running shoes can make or break the deal. That’s why running enthusiasts are on their endless quest for the best running shoes

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When you’re preparing to tackle the great outdoors, you’re likely eagerly packing your essentials and ensuring you’re ready for anything. While the classic hikes and campouts are always fun, spending nighttime in nature can present its own unique set of challenges. And since many of us like to continue our outdoor expeditions beyond the sun setting, we need to have the right tools to facilitate a safe and successful experience

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Our Tips on Riding an Electric Longboard

By Steve George

January 18, 2023Sports

There’s something about cruising around on a longboard that would make anyone feel free and alive. It’s also an excellent way to get out in nature, breathe in some fresh air, and get a dose of physical activity as well. Whether you’re cruising around your neighbourhood or hitting up a local park, this thing takes you anywhere you want to go

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Our Tips for Buying BMX Bike Handlebars

By Steve George

September 27, 2022Sports

If you’re serious about your BMX riding, then you can’t help being serious about your handlebars. Together with your saddle and pedals, they’re your only points of contact with the bike, so you can’t afford to leave anything to chance with them

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Weight training or weight lifting is an activity that involves weights as tools to improve your body’s physique and tone the muscles. You can do weight training by lifting free weights such as dumbbells, Olympic bar and weight set, or weight machines. You don’t have to do it for 90 minutes every day to see some results. For many people, 20-30 minutes 3-4 times a week sessions are enough. The main thing is to learn the proper techniques, do a warm-up, start slowly and take some time to rest in between sessions

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