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United States Alternative Sports Equipment Market By Type (Skating, Surfing, Mountain Biking, Archery Snowboarding & Others), Competition Forecast & Opportunities, 2012-2022

United States Alternative Sports Equipment Market By Type (Skating, Surfing, Mountain Biking, Archery Snowboarding & Others), Competition Forecast & Opportunities, 2012-2022

With increase in lifestyle disease due to obesity and stress, alternative sports have emerged as a viable substitute to mainstream sports such as football, basketball, etc. The US government, in collaboration with civil societies and the media, have come up with several initiatives to popularise alternative sports as a means of getting fit, both physically and mentally. Many of these initiatives revolve around the construction of parks and sports complexes and launching social media campaigns to further enhance the desirability of pursuing alternative sports. Furthermore, women are being seen as untapped potential demand generators for such sports, and consequently, an increasing number of alternative sports equipment manufacturers are getting into creating equipment specifically for women, to broaden their consumer base. New technologies, such as 3D motion sensing are being adopted to track the user movements, as well as to attract the younger, tech savvy generation towards adopting alternative sports.

According to “United States Alternative Sports Equipment Market, By Type, Competition Forecast & Opportunities, 2012-2022”, the alternative sports equipment market in the US is anticipated to grow to over $ 13 billion by 2022. Skating equipment, such as skateboards, ice skates, roller skates, etc. held the major share in alternative sports equipment market in 2016, and it is anticipated that skating equipment would be the largest demand generator during the forecast period as well. South region stood as the highest demand generator of alternative sports equipment and held a major revenue share in 2016, followed by West region of the country. Both the regions in the country have large population bases that understand the importance of an outdoor sport, which is the major reason as to why these regions are expected to dominate alternative sports equipment market in the US over the course of next five years. “United States Alternative Sports Equipment Market, By Type, Competition Forecast & Opportunities, 2012-2022” discusses the following aspects of alternative sports equipment market in the US:

  • United States alternative sports equipment market Size, Share & Forecast
  • Segmental Analysis – Skating, Surfing, Mountain Biking, Archery, Snowboarding and Others
  • Changing Market Trends & Emerging Opportunities
  • Competitive Landscape & Strategic Recommendations
Why You Should Buy This Report?
  • To gain an in-depth understanding of alternative sports equipment market in the United States
  • To identify the on-going trends and anticipated growth in the next five years
  • To help industry consultants, alternative sports equipment manufacturers and other stakeholders align their market-centric strategies
  • To obtain research based business decisions and add weight to presentations and marketing material
  • To gain competitive knowledge of leading market players
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Report Methodology

The information contained in this report is based upon both primary and secondary research. Primary research included interviews with alternative sports equipment manufacturers, distributors, dealers, retailers, importers and industry experts. Secondary research included an exhaustive search of relevant publications like company annual reports, financial reports and proprietary databases.

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1. Product Overview
2. Research Methodology
3. Analyst View
4. Global Alternative Sports Equipment Market Overview
5. Alternative Sports Equipment Market Outlook
5.1. Market Size & Forecast
5.1.1. By Value
5.2. Market Share & Forecast
5.2.1. By Type (Skating, Surfing, Mountain Biking, Archery Snowboarding & Others)
5.2.2. By Region
5.3. Market Attractiveness Index Analysis (By Region, By Type)
6. United States Skating Equipment Market Outlook
6.1. Market Size & Forecast
6.1.1. By Value
7. United States Surfing Equipment Market Outlook
7.1. Market Size & Forecast
7.1.1. By Value
8. United States Mountain Biking Market Outlook
8.1. Market Size & Forecast
8.1.1. By Value
9. United States Archery Equipment Market Outlook
9.1. Market Size & Forecast
9.1.1. By Value
10. United States Archery Equipment Market Outlook
10.1. Market Size & Forecast
10.1.1. By Value
11. United States Snowboard Market Outlook
11.1. Market Size & Forecast
11.1.1. By Value
12. United States Other Alternative Sports Equipment Market Outlook
12.1. Market Size & Forecast
12.1.1. By Value
13. Market Dynamics
14. Market Trends & Developments
14.1. Wearables & Cognitive Analytics
14.2. Social Media Campaigns
14.3. Women in Sports
14.4. Huge Demand during Holiday Seasons
14.5. Increasing Participation in Water Sports
15. Import & Export Analysis
16. United States Economic Profile
17. Competitive Landscape
17.1. Black Diamond Equipment, Inc
17.2. Tecnica Group S.p.A.
17.3. Cannondale Bicycle Corporation
17.4. Boardriders, Inc
17.5. Johnson Outdoors Inc.
17.6. Skis Rossignol S.A.
17.7. Salomon S.A.S.
17.8. K2 Corporation
17.9. Sk8factory
17.10. Confluence Outdoor
18. Strategic Recommendations
List Of Figures
Figure 1: United States Alternative Sports Equipment Market Size, By Value, 2012-2022F (USD Million)
Figure 2: United States Alternative Sports Equipment Market Share, By Type, 2012-2022F
Figure 3: United States Alternative Sports Equipment Market Share, By Region, By Value, 2016 & 2022F
Figure 4: United States Alternative Sports Equipment Market Share, By Region, By Value, 2012-2022F
Figure 5: United States Alternative Sports Equipment Market Attractiveness Index, By Region, By Value, 2017E-2022F
Figure 6: United States Alternative Sports Equipment, Market Attractiveness Index, By Type, By Value, 2017E-2022F
Figure 7: United States Skating Equipment Market Size, By Value, 2012-2022F (USD Million)
Figure 8: United States Surfing Equipment Market Size, By Value, 2012-2022F (USD Million)
Figure 9: United States Number of Ski Resorts, 1991-2016
Figure 10: United States Ski resorts, By Highest Annual Snowfall (in Metre)
Figure 11: United States Mountain Biking Equipment Market Size, By Value, 2012-2022F (USD Million)
Figure 12: United States Archery Equipment Market Size, By Value, 2012-2022F (USD Million)
Figure 13: Number of Participants in Archery in the United States, 2006-2015 (in Millions)
Figure 14: United States Snowboarding Equipment Market Size, By Value, 2012-2022F (USD Million)
Figure 15: United States Youth Population, By Age Group, 2015 (Million)
Figure 16: United States GNI Per Capita, 2011 & 2015 (USD)
Figure 17: United States Other Alternative Sports Equipment Market Size, By Value, 2012-2022F (USD Million)
Figure 18: United States Number of Household Units, 2011 – 2015 (in Million)
Figure 19: United States Obesity Prevalence Rate Between 2-19 years, 1999-2014 (%)
Figure 20: United States Mean Annual Exposure (micrograms per Cubic meter), PM 2.5 air pollution, 2010-2015
Figure 21: United States, Number of Play Grounds (Per 10,000 residents), By City, 2015
Figure 22: Real Disposable Personal Income Per Capita, 2006–2015 (USD Thousand)
Figure 23: United States Average Hours per Day Spent on Leisure and Sports by Females, By Age, 2010-2015
Figure 24: United States Average annual snowfall, By City (Inches), 2015
Figure 25: GDP Per Capita Growth, 2011 – 2016 (USD Thousand)
Figure 26: Gross Domestic Income, Compensation of Employees Paid Wages and Salaries, 2006-2015
List Of Tables
Table 1: United States, Number of Skateboard Parks (Per 10,000 residents), By City, 2016
Table 2: Construction Cost of Skate Park, By Region*, 2016 (USD)
Table 3: Construction Area Size of Skate Park, By Region*, 2016 (Sq. Ft.)
Table 4: List of Select Companies, By Resorts Owned
Table 5: United States Number of Ski Areas Operating, By State, 2016
Table 6: United States Number of Avalanche Fatalities, 1980-2016
Table 7: United States Alternative Sports Equipment Imports, By Type, By Value, 2014– 2016 (USD Million)
Table 8: United States Alternative Sports Equipment Exports, By Type, By Value, 2014 – 2016 (USD Million)

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