• Selective Distribution

    Selective Distribution Seminar

    Sporting brands - along with traditional “brick and mortar” retailers - face a growing pressure resulting from the market share taken by the online channel. For high quality brands and those of sports products selective distribution can be the answer. Come an join us on the 26 March 2014 to learn more. 

  • Resources


    Useful information and updates on our lobbying, research and export activities.

  • Research

    Industry Research

    The use of accurate, reliable research is a fundamental ingredient to the success of any organisation; this is why we continually strive to offer members the best, most up to date research available.

  • Join SGIA

    Join SGIA

    The SGIA membership base continues to grow, and the association welcomes new members. If you would like to be a part of the voice for the UK sports goods industry then join today.


Welcome to the Sporting Goods Industry Associations’ Website

The Sporting Goods Industry Association (SGIA) represents manufacturers, wholesalers and distributors of sporting goods in the UK. The Association brings together the power of the sports brands across many elements of sport for the benefit of the industry as a whole.


  • Represent members as the unified voice of the sporting goods industry
  • Provide links for members to work with Government Partners, National Associations and Governing Bodies (Sport England, CSPN, SRA, YST)
  • Lobby UK and European Government
  • Assist with the development of industry specifications
  • Work closely with UKTI to access funding for export opportunities
  • Hold industry seminars, think tanks and member networking events

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