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Sports Basement, San Francisco

#81 of 97 in Outdoors in San Francisco
Outdoor Activity · Gear Rental
Sports Basement was founded in 1998 in a warehouse in San Francisco's Mission Bay neighborhood. Since then the business has grown to eight huge stores covering the San Francisco Bay Area. The Presidio store opened in 2003.

The runners, swimmers, backpackers, fitness fans, and triathletes who shop with us come for great prices and top-notch service. Many know that our prices are low because we buy overstock and excess inventory from quality manufacturers and pass along the savings.

They also know that our store is their store, so they come to hold monthly club meetings, to host potlucks, to start a workout from our front doors or to pick up some tips at a speaker series event. Swing by next time you're feeling active!
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  • Today I visited Sports Basement and met Jonny Moseley and that was really fun and worth the visit. He is a major ski star and that was quite a while ago in 1998 that he made moments with mogul skiing....  more »
  • If you’re going to rent a bike to ride across the golden gate bridge do it here! We actually came across this place by accident but it seems to be the closest to the bridge and allowed 3 hours for a.....  more »
  • We made the rental reservation online. When we arrived at the store, the associates were very polite and quick to get us checked in and on our way. It was very hassle-free and speedy. Returning the bikes was even quicker and just as easy. I would recommend!
  • Good place for sports shopping and for tourists to rent all kinda bikes. Rental staff is friendly & helpful. Bikes are well maintained and great mean to explore San Francisco streets!!! There are plenty of bike stands across city, so no need to worry about parking. Last but important has good dedicated bike trails. Most important part of this bike rental, if you rent if from Basically free bike rental store near Fishermen Dwarfs you will get credit of the amount paid for rental, which can be used for shopping at Sports Basement store. You are renting your 🚲 for free. 🤑

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