We’re all aware that you get two types of people: the fitness fanatics and the, well, unfit bunch who are constantly on the mend. If you’re someone who jumps out of bed to catch the sunrise on your cycle to work, we’ve got you covered. And for those who require plenty of motivation (and coffee bribes) to put on a sleek pair of sneakers and the correct workout attire, we’ve also got you covered. Canal Walk offers something for every sports fitness lifestyle.
Few things motivate you to work out like snazzy new clothing, gadgets or sports equipment. Whether you’re looking to invest in a high-tech watch to track your running distance, add a safety kit to your hiking backpack, or simply look on-trend when taking a selfie at the gym, here is a list of sporting goods stores to visit this month.
These sporting goods stores in Cape Town will help you step up your fitness game and inspire you to try new adventures. Once you catch the fitness bug, you’ll become increasingly interested in leading a healthy lifestyle. And while you don’t need to spend an arm and a leg on something that you’re still acquiring a taste for, these stores cater to both the amateur and professional athlete who wants to keep fit and live a healthy, sports lifestyle.
The North Face
As far as outdoor clothing, footwear, and equipment go, The North Face is a must-visit. With such a variety to choose from, the store offers outdoor enthusiasts a world of adventure. They stock premium fitness products that will equip you with the ‘tools’ to withstand a cold, strenuous adventure up North. Should you choose to travel to other countries, you’re likely to experience extreme weather conditions that you’re not often used to in South Africa. And, therefore, The North Face has the gear, sturdy cross trainer shoes, and gadgets you need to prepare yourself for your exciting adventure.
Freestyle your way into a hard-wearing costume that’ll last. With branded swimwear and accessories such as goggles, caps, towels, and more, your inner water-baby will love this sports store. Speedo prides themselves in offering pieces that support you, and boost speed and performance. Speaking of support, these carefully crafted Speedo pieces include bust and body support for athletes. Their bathing suits for women have four-way stretch technology to provide a flattering fit and soft comfort while you swim. And, even if you’re not an athlete who requires competitive swimwear, you will be blown away from the quality. You’ll truly appreciate the durability and strength of these designs.
Are you looking to improve your game or add to your existing collection? Bring out the golf tees and let’s putt a round of the world’s favourite gentleman's sport. The Golfers Club is one of the biggest golf equipment and apparel retailers in South Africa. This massive golfing house stocks professional equipment, clothing, footwear, and accessories that will improve your game and leave you looking suave on the course. This store often has specials and promotions on their items, making it a favourable one-stop-shop for anything golf-related for professionals and beginners.
Whether you’re a water-baby looking for a new wetsuit, a beach bum looking for a new costume, or a skateboarder looking for a new board, this branded store stocks a wide range of equipment, apparel, wallets, bags, and more. Boardriders is a unisex store, and it speaks to a niche sporting and fashion community which has been making waves for years. They’re passionate about the extreme sports culture and they make sure they deliver authentic products and accessories that reflect these interests. Some brands you can expect are the popular Quicksilver, Roxy, and DC.
If you’re a fan of exploring the outdoors, spending time in your local gym, or simply wearing comfortable sporting apparel for obvious reasons, these stores can bring you great joy. Each store targets a uniquely South African community, with a range of sporting equipment that is bound to help you achieve a particular goal. So, why not visit one of these stores and allow yourself to explore what they have to offer? You won’t be disappointed.