Elverys Sports

Intersport Elverys is a sports store chain in Ireland. Founded in 1847, it is Ireland's oldest sports store. Intersport Elverys sell sports clothes and equipment, both third-party and own brand goods.

Intersport Elverys
TypeLimited Company (Ltd.)
IndustryClothing and consumer goods manufacture
Founded1847 as Elverys Sports
FounderJ.W. Elvery, Staunton Family
HeadquartersMoneen, Castlebar, County Mayo, Ireland
Area served
ProductsFootwear, sportswear, sports equipment
Number of employees
>700 (2014)


Elverys was founded in 1847, and is Ireland's oldest sports store.[1] It was taken over by Staunton Sports in 1998, and went from one store to over fifty nationwide since the takeover. As of 2011, the company employs over 600 people.


Intersport Elverys offers equipment and sportswear for Gaelic games, soccer, golf, rugby, basketball and other sports. It also stocks exercise equipment such as treadmills and walkers.


  1. ^ Barker, Tommy (24 March 2016). "Sports retailers Elverys plays long game". Irish Examiner. Retrieved 28 January 2017.

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