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The Best Athletic Brands 

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Updated February 13, 2019 1k votes 155 voters 4.6k views
For the sports enthusiast, knowing where to buy the best gear is a definite plus! The best sporting gear is known for being durable, versatile and most importantly, it has been formulated by the experts themselves! The best sports gear doesn’t always have to be the most expensive either; many retail shops are known for how inexpensive their brands are, but still deliver top-notch products to their customers. If you’ve ever asked the question, “What are the best athletic brands available?” before then you have definitely come to the right place! If you’re an athlete who aspires to have the next great name in the industry like Tiger Woods, Michael Phelps or Lance Armstrong then finding the right retail company to purchase your equipment from is the very first step to launching your career! There’s a reason that every athlete wants to promote Nike or Adidas! This list discusses the best sporting equipment brands, such as clothing, accessories and shoes, including: Eddie Bauer, Dick’s Sporting Goods, The North Face, Under Armour, L.L. Bean, New Balance, Oakley and Columbia Sportswear. If you have tried out several of these brands and would like to share your opinion with the rest of the world, please vote on your favorite ones today!
list ordered by
1
Adidas is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Athletic Brands
Fashion accessory, Sports equipment, Design
2
Nike, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Athletic Brands
Fashion accessory, Sports equipment, Clothing
3
Under Armour is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Athletic Brands
Clothing
4
Puma SE is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Athletic Brands
Men's Footwear (except Athletic) Manufacturing, Women's Footwear (except Athletic) Manufacturing, Sports equipment
5
Reebok is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Athletic Brands
Sports equipment
6
Champion is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Athletic Brands
Clothing
7
Oakley, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Athletic Brands
Sports equipment, Clothing, Sunglasses
8
Columbia Sportswear is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Athletic Brands
9
Vans is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Athletic Brands
10
Lacoste is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Athletic Brands
Clothing, Retail
11
Russell Brands is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Athletic Brands
Outerwear Knitting Mills, Knit Outerwear Mills, Sports equipment
12
Fila Korea is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Athletic Brands
Sports equipment, Textile, Clothing
13
Dick's Sporting Goods is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Athletic Brands
Retail, Bookstore, Hobby
14
Umbro is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Athletic Brands
Textile, Clothing
15
Everlast is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Athletic Brands
16
Wilson Sporting Goods is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Athletic Brands
Sports equipment, Tennis technology
17
Nautica is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Athletic Brands
Clothing
18
ASICS is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Athletic Brands
Sports equipment, Sportswear
19
The Timberland Company ... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Athletic Brands
Fashion, Textile, Footwear Manufacturing
20
Mizuno Corporation is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Athletic Brands
Textile, Manufacturing
21
O'Neill is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Athletic Brands
22
Starter is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Athletic Brands
23
Brooks Sports is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Athletic Brands
Sports equipment
24
Callaway Golf Company is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Athletic Brands
Sports equipment, Sporting and Athletic Goods
25
Merrell is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Athletic Brands
Clothing, Footwear