N°3 French sports retail chain
Stéphane Solinski, Managing Director
From June 2008 to December 2018
Activa Capital’s role
Sport 2000 is positioned on the "sportswear and fashion" and benefits from strong brand awareness. N°3 in France, the group operates in 553 shops in France under four brand names: Sport 2000 for all sports, including mountain sports, S2 for fashionable shoes in a small urban shop format, Espace Montagne as an outdoor specialist and lastly Mondovelo for the world of cycling.
Activa Capital became the largest shareholder through a significant capital increase in June 2008.
With the support of Activa Capital, the group aims to increase its territorial presence and strengthen its market positioning against the two market leaders.
In December 2018, Activa Capital sold its shares in Sport 2000 France to its co-shareholder Sport 2000 Coopérative.