Champs Sports is a United States-based sports retailer that is located in Puerto Rico and Canada as well. Champs Sports operates as a part of Foot Locker. This store sells items such as sports equipment, accessories, apparel and footwear. There are nearly 550 Champs Sports locations in the aforementioned places. These stores are generally located in shopping malls. Champs Sports was founded in the year 1984 in the town of West Bradenton, Florida. This is where their headquarters are today. In the late 1980s, Champs Sports was acquired by the Woolworth Corporation and replaced many five and dime stores.