Get In Touch

Growing Popularity of Golf Attracts New, Young Consumers

Golf equipment refers to the items that are required to play golf. These items consist of golf clubs, golf balls, golf shoes, and golf gloves, among others. Golfers across Europe possess various golf clubs that are functional for different shots. The clubs vary in types, and are available in materials, including woods, irons, hybrids, wedges, and putters. Wooden clubs are popular among golfers, as they are utilized for long shots. Moreover, there is a high demand for lightweight, comfortable, and fashionable shoes for wet, rough, and soft ground. The increase in the usage of golf equipment and apparel can be attributed to the rising awareness for physical fitness and physical workout experienced by playing golf. This is projected to drive the golf equipment and apparel market in Europe during the forecast period.

The International Golf Federation organizes various programs and events across Europe to attract millions of people of all ages to the game. With the addition of golf in the Olympic Games, there is a sudden rise in the number of golfers across the world. Moreover, the number of young golfers has considerably improved in the past few years leading to the purchase of various golf kits. Furthermore, the increasing demand is also due to the rising income of the middle-class population and the number of female golfers in Europe over the past few years. This is most likely to expand the reach and increase the demand for the golf equipment and apparel market in Europe.

Request a sample to get extensive insights into the Golf Equipment and Apparel Market

Restrictions in Supply Chain Hampers Production Rate across Europe

The outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in the slowdown of several industries, including sports equipment and apparel. The pandemic continues to modify the growth of various industries; however, the immediate impact of the outbreak is varied. While a few businesses will register a drop in the demand, numerous others will continue to remain unharmed and experience show promising growth opportunities. COVID-19 will have a low impact on the golf apparel, footwear, and accessories segment. The Europe golf equipment and apparel market growth in 2020 is likely to increase compared to the market growth in 2019.

Uncertainty and fear in golf course operators in April due to the coronavirus pandemic have been tempered and replaced with optimism. Even though manufacturers have witnessed a steady demand for production, the production experienced a slowdown due to insufficient raw materials and low worker capacity amid the lockdowns. As the pandemic is nearing its end in most European nations, the Europe golf equipment and apparel market is expected to witness growth, owing to its growing popularity across the world.

To understand how our report can bring difference to your business strategy, Ask for a brochure

Developments in Golf Industry Prove Propitious for Accessory Sales

The growing trends in golf tourism due to the substantial set-up of golf courses across the globe and the rising number of golf courses are some primary factors driving the golf equipment and apparel market. Moreover, the increasing number of trained and amateur women golfers is aiding in rapid growth of the market. Moreover, accelerated urbanization, rise in industrialization in developing nations, and growth of the middle-class population hasten the Europe golf equipment and apparel market growth during the forecast period.

Rise in the prevalence of sports among young and old populations, development of golf courses, and increase in government investments toward infrastructures for sports are anticipated to influence the Europe golf equipment and apparel market.

Overall, the Europe golf equipment and apparel market to reach the valuation of US$ 7.9 Bn by 2031, expanding at a CAGR of 2.9% during the forecast period.

Stuck in a neck-to-neck competition with other brands? Request a custom report on Golf Equipment and Apparel Market

Analysts’ Viewpoint

Growing working population, lifestyle modifications, and shift in consumer preference are most likely to contribute to the increasing demand for golf equipment and apparel. Furthermore, owing to the number of golf players in Germany, the country is expected to witness expansion of the Europe golf equipment and apparel market. New product launches are also anticipated to provide lucrative opportunities to the golf equipment and apparel market players in Europe.

Europe Golf Equipment and Apparel Market: Overview

  • According to Transparency Market Research’s latest research report on the Europe golf equipment and apparel market for the historical period of 20172019 and the forecast period of 20212031, increase in usage of golf equipment and apparel due to physical fitness and physical workout experienced by playing golf is driving consumer demand. People engaging in sports activities such as golf to remain fit, healthy, and to maintain wellness for a long term are factors expected to boost the Europe golf equipment and apparel market during the forecast period.
  • In terms of revenue, the Europe golf equipment and apparel market is expected to reach the valuation of US$ 7.9 Bn by 2031, expanding at a CAGR of 2.9% during the forecast period

Rise in Usage of Golf Equipment, Apparel Due to Health Benefits Projected to Drive Market in Europe

  • Obesity rate is rising globally and in European countries as well, which is driving the trend of playing golf. People want to remain fit and healthy even after their 40s, which is creating more demand for golf. Demand to stay fit and healthy can also be attributed to the availability and usage of connected wearable with sports. Around 80% of shoppers prefer digital platforms, while buying golf equipment and apparel, which also drives the market.
  • Impact of playing golf is less on the bones and muscles, as it does not entail running, etc. Golf is considered a leisurely sport as compared to other sports. The probability of an injury is low and golf also enhances the physical capabilities of the player.

Tournaments, World Championships Generate Opportunities for Golf Equipment and Apparel Manufacturers, Distributors: Key Opportunity of Market

  • Recent studies about golf participation rate reveal an over 25% increase in junior golfers, and major populace is under 18 years of age. Several world championships, Olympics Games, and Commonwealth Games for golf are attracting consumers.
  • Demand for tees is rising among consumers. People are buying golf apparel, which is driving consumer sentiments. Moreover, many online coaching classes for golf during the COVID-19-induced lockdown is an opportunity for commercial golf clubs to eventually increase the sales of golf equipment and apparel.
  • Government initiatives, along with schools focusing on programs to foster the interest of kids in sports is also driving the market for golf equipment and apparel in Europe. Golf in schools is an after-school enrichment program, which allows students to engage in physical activity around a sport, which they can enjoy for a lifetime and later participate in world championships and tournaments.
  • Manufacturers are also likely to educate and train end users, along with product sales. Streamlined supply chain and high penetration in regional markets are key factors anticipated to propel the golf equipment and apparel market during the forecast period.

Europe Golf Equipment and Apparel Market: Competition Landscape

  • Detailed profiles of manufacturers of golf equipment and apparel have been provided in the report to evaluate their financials, key product offerings, recent developments, and strategies
  • Key players operating in the Europe golf equipment and apparel market are
    • Golf House
    • all4golf
    • Amazon (Germany)
    • ALBERTO
    • GolfSupport
    • Golfino DE
    • J.LINDEBERG
    • Online Golf
    • Planet Golf
    • Tattoo Golf
    • Acushnet Holding Corp.
    • Callaway Golf Company
    • Designer Golf Ltd
    • Dixon Golf, Inc
    • Forgan St Andrews
    • Golf Tech Maschinenvertriebs GmbH
    • Masters Golf
    • Mizuno Golf
    • Roger Cleveland Golf Company, Inc.
    • TaylorMade Golf, Ltd.

Europe Golf Equipment and Apparel Market: Key Developments

  • Key providers of golf equipment and apparel such as Golf House, all4golf, Amazon (Germany), ALBERTO, GolfSupport, Golfino DE, and J.LINDEBERG are focusing on improving the product line and creating world-class brands of golf equipment and apparel to attract more customers. Some other key developments in the Europe golf equipment and apparel market are highlighted below:
    • In January 2020, Callaway Golf Company made two major product announcements: 1) The launch of the new Triple Track putter line; and 2) new Stroke Lab Black putter offerings, which combine the innovative Stroke Lab shaft with a wide array of pleasing, high-performance head shapes, each with a premium black PVD finish.
    • In October 2019, Stephen Curry partnered with Callaway Golf Company on various initiatives with a strong focus on expanding the game by making it more accessible to underserved and underrepresented youth
    • In July 2019, Acushnet Holding Corporation announced the acquisition of KJUS, a premium global ski and golf sportswear company. Acushnet expects to continue to run KJUS’s operations from its global and North American headquarters in Hünenberg, Switzerland, and Boulder, Colorado.
  • In the Europe golf equipment and apparel market report, we have discussed individual strategies, followed by company profiles of providers of golf equipment and apparel. The ‘Competition Landscape’ section has been included in the report to provide readers with a dashboard view and company market share analysis of key players operating in the Europe golf equipment and apparel market.

Europe Golf Equipment and Apparel Market – Scope of Report

A new study on the Europe golf equipment and apparel market has been published by Transparency Market Research (TMR). It presents a wealth of information on key market dynamics, including drivers, market trends, and challenges, as well as the structure of the Europe golf equipment and apparel market across the globe. TMR’s study offers valuable information about the Europe golf equipment and apparel market to illustrate how the market would grow during the forecast period, 2021–2031.

Key indicators of market growth, which include value chain as well as supply chain analyses, and Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR), are elucidated in TMR’s study in a comprehensive manner. This data can help readers interpret quantitative growth aspects of the Europe golf equipment and apparel market during the forecast period.

An extensive analysis of business strategies of leading market players is also featured in TMR’s study on the Europe golf equipment and apparel market. This can help readers understand principal factors to foresee growth in the Europe golf equipment and apparel market. In this study, readers can also find specific data on the qualitative and quantitative growth avenues for the Europe golf equipment and apparel market, which is expected to guide market players in making apt decisions in the future.

Key Questions Answered in TMR’s Golf Equipment and Apparel Market Study

  • What are the key factors influencing the golf equipment and apparel market in each region?
  • What will be the CAGR of the Europe golf equipment and apparel market between 2021 and 2031?
  • What is the future scope and current trends in terms of equipment type and price category of the Europe golf equipment and apparel market?
  • What is the revenue of the Europe golf equipment and apparel market based on the respective segments?
  • Which are the key strategies used by top players of the Europe golf equipment and apparel market?
  • Which are the leading companies in the Europe golf equipment and apparel market?

Research Methodology – Europe Golf Equipment and Apparel Market

A unique research methodology has been utilized by TMR to conduct comprehensive research on the growth of the Europe golf equipment and apparel market and arrive at conclusions on the future growth prospects of the market. This research methodology is a combination of primary and secondary research, which helps analysts warrant the accuracy and reliability of the drawn conclusions.

Secondary sources referred to by analysts during the production of the Europe golf equipment and apparel market report include statistics from company annual reports, SEC filings, company websites, World Bank database, investor presentations, regulatory databases, government publications, and industry white papers. Analysts have also interviewed senior managers, product portfolio managers, CEOs, VPs, and market intelligence managers, who contributed to the production of TMR’s study on the golf equipment and apparel market as a primary source.

These primary and secondary sources provided exclusive information during interviews, which serves as a validation from golf equipment and apparel industry leaders. Access to an extensive internal repository and external proprietary databases allows this report to address specific details and questions about the Europe golf equipment and apparel market with accuracy. The study also uses the top-down approach to assess the numbers for each segment and the bottom-up approach to counter-validate them. This has helped in making TMR’s estimates on the future prospects of the Europe golf equipment and apparel market more reliable and accurate.

Golf Equipment and Apparel Market – Segmentation

TMR’s study on the Europe golf equipment and apparel market includes information categorized into five sections - equipment type, price category, consumer group, distribution channel, and country. Changing industry trends and other crucial market dynamics associated with these sections of the golf equipment and apparel market are discussed in detail.

Equipment Type
  • Equipment
    • Golf Clubs
      • Woods
      • Irons
      • Putters
      • Wedges
      • Others (Hybrids, etc.)
    • Golf Balls
    • Others (Ball Markers, Tees, etc.)
    • Gear and Accessories
      • Golf Shoes
      • Gloves
      • Golf Bags
        • Cart Bags
        • Stand Bags
        • Staff Bags
        • Carry Bags
        • Others (Travel Bags, etc.)
      • Others (Club Head Covers, Headwear, etc.)
  • Apparel
    • Topwear
      • Polo Shirts
      • Tops
      • Jackets
      • Sweaters & Hoodies
      • Others
    • Bottomwear
      • Trousers
      • Shorts
      • Skirts
      • Ankle Pants
      • Others
    • Other Accessories (Hats & Visors, Belts & Socks, etc.)
Price Category
  • Low
  • Medium
  • High/Premium
Consumer Group
  • Men
  • Women
  • Children
Distribution Channel
  • Online
    • eCommerce Websites
    • Company Websites
  • Offline
    • Specialty Stores
    • Others
Country
  • Germany
  • U.K.
  • France
  • Sweden
  • Italy
  • Rest of Europe

Custom Market Research Services

TMR offers custom market research services that help clients to get information on their business scenario required where syndicated solutions are not enough.

REQUEST CUSTOMIZATION

Europe Golf Equipment And Apparel Market

Buy Now