Foot Locker subsidiary Champs Sports launching new format equipped with a basketball court and other attractions

Champs Sports said Monday that it will launch the first Homefield location in Pembroke Pines, Fla., between April 22 and April 24. This Champs Sports Homefield will span more than 35,000 square feet and offer amenities like a full basketball court, a multi-sport court and a wide array of gear across running, yoga, baseball and more. Champs Sports is part of the Foot Locker Inc. lineup. Athletic retailers are increasingly adding attractions to new versions of their locations. For instance, Dick’s Sporting Goods has the House of Sport format that offers rock climbing, a batting cage, and more. Foot Locker stock has slumped 48.3% over the past year.

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