City Sports Announces New Store Opening in Bethesda, MD

City Sports, a premier specialty sports retailer, today announced the opening of a new retail store in Bethesda, MD.

BOSTON -- City Sports, a premier specialty sports
retailer, today announced the opening of a new retail store in Bethesda, MD.
The store opened on October 17th in the Bethesda Row Shopping Center and is
the 15th retail location for City Sports. The new City Sports store is
located at 7121 Arlington Road, Bethesda, MD.
"We opened our first store in the Metro D.C. market in December of 2003
and our second store one year later. Both have been well received," said
Mike Kennedy, CEO of City Sports. "As we looked to expand within the Metro
D.C. market, Bethesda was an obvious choice. Its strong business and
residential communities, combined with its premier shopping district, makes
it the perfect fit for City Sports."
"By presenting a comprehensive offering of premium performance gear,
combined with the superior product knowledge and service you expect from a
specialty shop, we offer a customer experience that is unparalleled by any
other sports retailer in the marketplace," said Sean Scales, Chief Operating
Officer of City Sports. "This customer experience has enabled City Sports
to build a dedicated and loyal following in the Metro D.C. market, just like
we have in our home market of Boston where we have been a market leader for
25 years."
City Sports continues to be recognized as a standout in the sporting
goods industry. In 2008 Boston Magazine recognized City Sports as a Best of
Boston(R) winner for Best Sporting Goods Store for the fifth year in a row
and Best Athletic Wear for the first year. Baltimore Magazine in 2008
awarded City Sports with Best Urban Sporting Goods Store.
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About City Sports
Headquartered in Boston, City Sports is an award-winning, specialty
sports retailer. The company was founded in 1983 and now operates 15 retail
stores in metropolitan locations in Boston, Providence, New York, Washington
D.C., Philadelphia, Baltimore and Atlanta as well as online at City Sports caters to the athletic adult who
lives, works or studies in the city. Its product assortment stresses
performance selection in footwear, apparel and equipment, geared towards
running, triathlon, fitness, racquet, swim and outdoor sports.