Trawl through the pages of Sportslink Slinki over many years, and you will see that walking for exercise is the most popular sport which Australians regularly enjoy.
Colour is the most important design element to attracting consumer attention and to building a strong brand identity.
All Australian children must be provided with access to high quality sport and physical activity, says Australian Sports Commission Chief Executive Kate Palmer.
More Australian children have participated in sport over the past 12 months, but most are still not meeting recommended activity levels, and as always it is down to parents.
Everyone exercises better with a buddy, says a World Federation of Sporting Goods Industries position paper, as part of a campaign to get children off the couch and away from screens.
A group of like-minded retailers, brands, solution providers and trade associations joined forces to bring the benefits of RFID technology to retail.
One of the four leading codes of football is played by almost two million Aussies - however, the number has dropped over the past four years, in spite of more females taking to the park.
There was plenty of new product on display at the TaiSPO international sporting goods show in Taiwan, from fitness to aquatic sports, accessories and wearable technologies,
The boxing fitness brand VIP Sports put up a great show on the floor of hall one at the TaiSPO exhibition to demonstrate the quality of Australian manufacturing and design.
The US athletic footwear industry grew by two percent in 2017, according to The NPD Group global information company.
Swimming is Australia's leading sport with more than six million of us taking a dip in the past three months.
Brand loyalty is not the biggest factor in the choice of activewear by most women - function, look and the love of exercise are more important.
Sportslink's European correspondent has been busy checking out the major trade shows held in January.
Rebel is again 'Australia's leading sports store' but competition is hotting up in the Aussie marketplace.
The levels of obesity in Australia are set to rise, as participation in sport is reported to decline, says research.
New Zealanders have been known to call Australia its western island, but the pull of home is strong for Allan Russell.
Women are not less active than men - the data says they are more! - it's just that they do not like to be organised.
Intersport Australia has many new strategies in the pipeline, including e-commerce and visual merchandising training schemes but also places a high value on consistency.
Melbourne's Docklands has become an exciting new business centre, and ARL is joining right in.
Women's sneakers are booming with fashionable sports shoes in more demand than high-heels.
Encouraging more Australians, particularly women, to maintain active lifestyles calls for creative thinking about teaching in health, physical education and provision of sport in schools.
In secondary school, many students disengage from sport. The ASC in partnership with LaTrobe University wanted to find out just why they do.
According to market analysts IBISWorld, the opening of the Decathlon store in western Sydney this month will be a major disruptive force.
As solo and street sports grow exponentially, so has the popularity of denim as the fabric of choice and wardrobe staple for the young and cool.
The Australian Sporting Goods Association has provided a submission to the National Sports Plan consultation run by the Australian Sports Commission.