Amazon.in has launched the Sports, Fitness and Outdoors store offering over 8,500 products across several sports, fitness and outdoor activities, from cricket to badminton to hiking to cycling to fitness by Indian and international brands including Slazenger, Yonex, Cosco, SG, Puma, Coleman, Adidas, Stag, and Wilson amongst others.
Speaking on the occasion, Amit Agarwal, Vice President and Country Manager, Amazon India, said: “In this fast paced life, consumers in India are increasingly looking to make sports, fitness regimes or outdoor activities as an integral part of their lifestyles. Our goal is to offer customers easy access with great prices to the widest range of sports and fitness gear and support the interests of everyone from weekend warriors to sports enthusiasts by providing them with a convenient, reliable and trustworthy shopping experience anytime, anywhere.”
The Sports, Fitness and Outdoors store has featured areas for Exercise & Fitness, Camping & Hiking, Cycling, Cricket, Swimming, and Badminton.
“With vacations around the corner, this is the perfect time to launch the Sports, Fitness and Outdoors equipment store on Amazon.in. Customers can now shop for sports, fitness, and outdoor activity products the Amazon way on their PC and on their mobile phones – with extensive choices, low prices, easy navigation, personalized experience, helpful information, convenient and reliable delivery options, easy returns, and world class customer service,” stated Samir Kumar, Director, Category Management, Amazon India.
Original English willow bats, cricket gloves, pads and kits; an extensive Yonex catalogue as well as product lines like badminton racquets, feather & nylon shuttles, nets etc., by brands like Wilson, Victor, Slazenger, and Li Ning; tennis and table tennis racquets to golf club sets, sports balls and other sporting gear including cycling helmets, etc. will all be available on the store.
Coleman’s camping gear and recreation product line will include outdoor gear like tents, sleeping bags, camp stoves and a range of coolers that can be used for outings, picnics, garden parties, etc.
It will also stock a wide selection of fitness equipment and gear like treadmills, dumb-bells & kettle bells of different weights and materials, sandbags, skipping ropes, push up bars, yoga mats, etc. by brands like Tunturi, Nivia, Victor X, and SKLZ among others.
With the launch of the new store, Amazon.in now has a selection of over 15 million products across 20 product categories including Books, Movies and TV shows; Kindle Devices, Tablets and eBooks; Computers & Accessories; Mobiles & Accessories; Consumer Electronics; Toys & Games; Baby Products; Personal Care Appliances; Health Care Devices; Watches; Fashion Jewellery; Home and Kitchen; Beauty Products; Video Games; Music; Luggage & Bags; Handbags & Clutches and Sports, Fitness & Outdoor equipment. According to the company officials, customers across several cities in India can also avail guaranteed next-day delivery at Rs 99 per order on more than 165,000 products fulfilled by Amazon.
The Amazon.in marketplace is operated by Amazon Seller Services, an affiliate of Amazon.com which is a Fortune 500 company based in Seattle.