On a beautiful June day games were played in the most thrilling fashion as Wilson Sporting Goods Co. hosted a grand Sunday.
On the Upper East Side invited guests gathered for a fun day with the brand that included golf simulator swings, pickleball with Break the Love, baseball glove break-in, basketball skills challenge and football QB accuracy.
The perfect day of old-fashioned sports fun helped honor the opening of the brand’s newest location.
Everything about the new store is perfect. Placed in a neighborhood just a short distance from Central Park and outdoor activity locations, Wilson Sporting Goods (1517 3rd Avenue) second retail store in New York is focused on the brand’s continued commitment to sport, highlighting an expansive product offering across sport categories.
With more than 8,000 square feet of retail-space, the two-floor store will feature a multi-use court on the lower level where visitors can test out the brand’s latest equipment apparel and accessories.
“New York continues to be a priority market for Wilson as we expand our retail footprint,” says Gordon Devin, President & General Manager, Wilson Brand. “From permanent retail locations to pop-ups, we will celebrate athletes of all levels and offer them the best of Wilson, ranging from premium products to curated experiences.”
The new store has an assortment of best-in-class equipment across a variety of sport categories including the official basketballs of the NBA and WNBA, the Duke – the official ball of the NFL, A2000 gloves, leading tennis rackets like the Pro Staff and Clash, D9 Irons and more.
The store will also house Wilson’s athletic-lifestyle sportswear collection, available for both men and women. In-store services such as a full-time racket stringing maestro, ball glove personalization, club fittings and a golf simulator will also be available for consumers to enjoy. Regular store hours are 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. on Sunday.