Dubai: Sporting goods retailer Retailcorp has rebranded its GO Sport stores to Modell’s Sporting Goods, an American retailer, according to a company statement.

The Modell’s multi-brand sports stores will begin rolling out across the Gulf, with the first store set to open in the UAE in the third quarter of the year. It will be the first Modell’s Sporting Goods store outside of the US.

Retailcorp is part of Istithmar World, a Dubai World company.