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5 Places To Buy Sportswear in Dublin One

  • Fri, 14 Feb 2020

Words by Paul Farcas

If you are looking for fashionable sports clothes, we’ve created a handy list of 5 sports shops located around the Dublin 1 area that might help. Now is a good time to get ready for that New Year’s Resolution to finally run a marathon!

There are plenty of sports and fitness activities that you can take up, however sometimes the problem is finding all the clothes and equipment you need to get started. Below are some of our recommendations for places to shop that are conveniently located within the Dublin 1 area.

Elverys Sports  – 18 Henry St, Dublin 1

Founded in 1847, it is Ireland’s oldest sports store so they have a long standing reputation in the sportswear industry. Intersport Elverys offers equipment and sportswear for Gaelic games, soccer, golf, rugby, basketball – inside you can find accessories for every sport played in Ireland! They also stock exercise equipment such as treadmills and walkers for those of you looking for home equipment.

JD Sports – 43-44 Mary St, Dublin 1

JD Sports, also known as the King of Trainers, stocks some of the latest branded street style from the best brands around. Such brands include Adidas, Nike, mckenzie, Converse, Lacoste and Fred Peri. JD Sports  also stocks footwear, sports gear and clothing for men, women and children. Their shop is a great place to pop in when you are looking for clothing for sports and fitness.


Life Style Sports – 40 Mary St, Dublin 1

Life Style Sports is Ireland’s largest sports retailer, is 100% Irish owned and employs over 800 people across 58 stores throughout Ireland. Life Style Sports offers the biggest and best product ranges from top brands such Nike, Adidas Originals, Canterbury, Under Armour, Asics, Puma and Converse to name but a few. If you’re looking to get active, stop by Life Style Sports to get started on your fitness journey!

Foot Locker – 49 Lower O’Connell Street Upper, Dublin 1 

Foot Locker has its headquarters in Midtown Manhattan, New York City and for more than 30 years Foot Locker collections have been curated by sneaker heads for sneaker heads. In their Dublin stores you’ll find brands like Nike, Jordan, Adidas and Fila, as well as Vans, Champion, Kappa, Timberland, Sneaker Freak, Diadora and more. In addition to sneakers, Footlocker stocks exclusive sportswear for basketball, athletics, and skaters. If you are looking for the best fitness wardrobe for your feet, stop by Foot Locker today.

Sport Direct – 19-22 N Earl St, Dublin 1

You’re sure to find what you’re looking for when you step through the doors of Sports Direct flagship store on North Earl Street. Operating a diverse range of sports, fitness, fashion and lifestyle brands, you’ll find anything you need for your chosen sporting activity. Whether you’re getting fit as an individual, team or just for fun, stop by Sports Direct to find what you’re looking for.

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