Big 5 Sporting Goods has been outfitting sports enthusiasts since 1955 and is one of America's top retailers of name brand sporting goods and accessories. A California company at its core ? Big 5 began with five stores located in Los Angeles, Burbank, Glendale, Inglewood, and San Jose. Today, the sporting goods powerhouse operates over 430 stores in 11 western states and continues to grow by offering exceptional value on a broad selection of athletic shoes, seasonal sports apparel and accessories for the entire family. Product mix includes: athletic equipment for team sports, fitness, camping, hunting, fishing, tennis, golf, winter and summer recreation, and roller sports. Special savings incentives are available for schools, teams, recreation leagues and non-profit organizations.