VR partnership to purchase six stores
Specialty Sports Ventures, a partnership between Vail Resorts and Gart Companies of Denver, has announced it will purchase six Any Mountain stores in Northern California. The six stores are in bankruptcy and any sale must be approved by a judge. They’re in Corte Madera, San Jose, Dublin, Berkeley, Concord and Redwood City.Specialty Sports Ventures owns 120 ski, golf and flyfishing stores in Colorado and California resort towns.Gart Brothers sporting goods stores, formerly owned by the Gart family, are now part of Sports Authority of Englewood, Colo.Staff Writer Cliff Thompson can be reached at 949-0555, ext. 450, or email@example.com.Vail, Colo.