Decathlon’s chief executive in the Republic Bastien Grandgeorge (right) with Kieran O’Shea, store leader in the company’s Ballymun store. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Almost 300,000 people have passed through the doors of French sports retail giant Decathlon’s Dublin store at Ballymun since it opened in June this ye(...)

Bastien Grandgeorge, CEO Decathlon Ireland (right) and Kieran O’Shea, store leader in the new Decathlon, in Ballymun. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

French sports retail giant Decathlon is to create 25 new jobs following the hugely successful opening of its first Irish store last weekend, according(...)

Some of those queuing outside Decathlon’s new outlet in Ballymun Dublin on Saturday. Photograph: Ronan McGreevy

If only queuing was a sport, Decathlon might add to its list of accessories, along with the 72 other sports it caters for in its Ballymun flagship sto(...)

Inside the Decathlon store, in Ballymun, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

After the past three months, commercial property owners can only guess what happens next. So the sight of a tenant seeking about 3,000sq m of commerci(...)

Bastien Grandgeorge (right), chief executive Decathlon Ireland, and Kieran O’Shea, store leader, outside the new Decathlon in Ballymun, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Global sports retailer Decathlon is seeking a local partner to supply hurling equipment to a potential six to nine Irish stores so it can lure players(...)

Decathlon’s new retail outlet in Ballymun. The sports retailer plans to open nine outlets in the Republic.

French sports retail giant Decathlon will open its doors to the public in Ireland for the first time on Saturday at 10.30am. Having announced its int(...)

An impression what the Decathlon outlet in Ballymun could look like when it opens in April

Construction is set to start on Decathlon’s new Dublin flagship store on Wednesday, September 4th, paving the way for the French sports retailer to op(...)

An impression what the Decathlon outlet in Ballymun could look like

French sports retailing giant Decathlon plans to open nine shops in Ireland over the next few years, beginning with a large outlet beside Ikea in Ball(...)

Decathlon, known as  “the Ikea of sports retailing”, has 1,350 stores across more than 40 countries and a multi-billion euro annual turnover

After a couple of false starts, the French sports retail powerhouse Decathlon is set to explode out of the starting blocks in Ireland. The family-ow(...)