Who We Are

At Academy Sports + Outdoors, we believe in the power of fun. And we believe in helping our customers have more of it. As one of the nation’s largest sporting goods and outdoor retailers, we offer a wide assortment under one roof — curated to make the most of every budget.

Day in and day out, our 22,000+ Team Members bring a sense of adventure, energy, and passion to work. Understanding our people and the things that matter to them has been at the core of Academy culture for over 80 years. We take pride in creating a workplace that values hard work, commitment, growth, and of course, FUN.

Our Mission & Vision

Our mission is to provide FUN FOR ALL through strong assortments, value for all budgets, and an exciting shopping experience.
Our company values:

  • CUSTOMER focus and service
  • EXCELLENCE in all we do
  • Responsible LEADERSHIP
  • INITIATIVE with urgency
  • STUDENTS of the business
  • INTEGRITY always
  • Positive impact on our COMMUNITIES
Academy Sports + Outdoors encourages safety so that everyone can feel confident and comfortable doing what they love. We help people gear up properly for sports and outdoor activities, and we promote ways to be smart and stay safe. We’ve got your back… and the rest of you too.
Academy Sports + Outdoors makes it possible for people to enjoy more sports and outdoors activities. We believe being active is an essential part of life. Starting with our assortment, we motivate people to try new things and give them opportunities to enjoy a variety of fun activities. We’re always game.
Academy Sports + Outdoors creates ways for members of the community to connect and have fun with each other. We build connections within the community by supporting events, programs, and organizations that make a positive impact. Let’s get together.