OPERATING COMPANIES

Sportsmans Warehouse is South Africa’s largest dedicated sports equipment retail chain with 39 stores across South Africa and one in Namibia, stocking the widest selection of sporting equipment, clothing and footwear, including major international brands. The chain also has an extensive range of private label products and exclusive branded merchandise. South Africans have known Sportsmans Warehouse as the home of sports equipment since 1986, trusting it to cater for anybody who loves the sporting world, whether a professional athlete or a young dreamer looking for a first cricket bat.

The national store network is built on South Africans’ love of sport, health and fitness - a vision which has entrenched Sportsmans Warehouse in the lives of its loyal and multi-generational customer base for the past 30 years.

The chain prides itself on a high level of staff expertise and value added service, quality assurance and the latest developments in sports technology through a wide selection of brands.

Outdoor Warehouse is the country’s largest dedicated retailer of outdoor and camping equipment. Stores provide a world of adventure, offering the latest innovations and enthusiastic and well-trained staff who help customers realise their dreams, whether a seasoned adventurer or a young explorer.

The chain’s warehouse approach, with an average size of 800m2 across 24 stores enables it to provide a one-stop destination offering quality and a wide range to satisfy keen outdoor enthusiasts. Each store has a striking interior design with specialist stations for the more technical products, attractive change rooms and a general layout that is easy and exciting to navigate.

Holdsport also has strategic investment in Performance Brands and Second Skins, which is independently managed and supplies technical apparel to the sporting and outdoor industry under the First Ascent, Capestorm, Second Skins and African Nature brands.