Hampton Roads/ Retail & Industry
Published on December 17, 2019
Here are Virginia Beach's top 5 sportswear spotsEndurance Apparel and Gear | Photo: Malissa M./Yelp

zShopping for sportswear items?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top sportswear spots around Virginia Beach, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to venture next time you're in the market.

December is the top month of the year for consumer spending at retail and wholesale businesses across the Virginia Beach area, according to data on local business transactions from Womply, a provider of customer relationship management software and business analytics for small businesses. Estimated daily customers at Virginia Beach-area retail and wholesale businesses rose to 15 per business in December of last year, 17% higher than the average for the rest of the year.

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1. Rei

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Topping the list is a location of the REI chain. Located at 350 Independence Blvd. in Pembroke, the bike shop, sportswear and outdoor gear spot is the highest-rated sportswear spot in Virginia Beach, boasting 4.5 stars out of 21 reviews on Yelp.

2. Endurance Apparel and Gear

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Next up is Great Neck's Endurance Apparel and Gear, situated at 502B Hilltop Plaza. With 4.5 stars out of 15 reviews on Yelp, the sportswear and jewelry spot, offering accessories and more, has proven to be a local favorite.

3. Wave Riding Vehicles

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Seatack's Wave Riding Vehicles, located at 1900 Cypress Ave., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the surf shop, outdoor gear and sportswear spot four stars out of 33 reviews.

4. Fleet Feet

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Fleet Feet, a shoe store and sportswear spot in Thalia, is another much-loved go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 14 Yelp reviews. Head over to 4001 Virginia Beach Blvd., Suite 139 to see for yourself.

5. Lululemon Athletica

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Over in Thalia, check out this member of the chain Lululemon Athletica, which has earned 4.5 stars out of 13 reviews on Yelp. You can find the sportswear spot at 201 Town Center Drive.

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