Sports equipment shelves at the big box and department stores may be filled with expensive sports equipment but the people who sell it also have a few things to worry about.
We asked them for their top tips for spotting a bargain.
Sports equipment is sold by the kilogram, so you need to be on the lookout for items that are just a couple of ounces.
And you need a bit more information.
So if the store has a new set of shoes, you need the full shoe size.
But if it’s a pair of shoes that have been in stock for a while, you can also check the size on the shelf.
And if you see something in the bargain bin with a big price tag but it’s still a bargain, it’s probably not a great bargain.
Here’s our guide to finding a bargain on sports equipment.1.
Look for a name tag sports equipment