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Triathlete Sports, Inc.

Phone: (800) 635-0528 Fax: (207) 990-2044 View Additional Phone Numbers 186 Exchange Street, Bangor, ME 04401 http://www.triathletesports.com

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Description

Triathlete Sports,Inc. carries sporting goods and apparel at their Bangor,Maine store for swimming,biking,running and triathalon, including shoes,gear,compression clothing, iron man,nordic skiing,Tour De France, books,videos and nutrition. They serve customers worldwide through their on-line shopping at the web-site.

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A BBB Accredited Business since

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Factors that raised the rating for Triathlete Sports, Inc. include:

  • Length of time business has been operating.
  • No complaints filed with BBB.
  • BBB has sufficient background information on this business.

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Customer Complaints Summary

0 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 0
Total Closed Complaints 0

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Additional Information

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BBB file opened: July 21, 2010 Business started: 01/01/2004 in ME Business incorporated: 08/30/2004 in ME
Type of Entity

Corporation

Business Management
Mr. Ronald Lawson, General Manager
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Ronald Lawson, General Manager
Number of Employees

10

Business Category

SPORTING GOODS-RETAIL SPORTSWEAR-RETAIL INTERNET SHOPPING SPORTING EVENTS-EQUIPMENT & SERVICE Sporting Goods Stores (NAICS: 451110)

Products & Services

Triathlete Sports, Inc. sells the following brand(s): 2XU, Blue Seventy, Craft, GU, Louis Garneau, Orca, Polar, PowerBar, Quintana Roo, Speedo, TYR

Triathlete Sports, Inc. offers the following product(s): Bike Clothing, Bike Components, Run Clothing, Run Gear, Swim Clothing, Swim Gear, Triathlon Clothing

Method(s) of Payment
Visa
MasterCard
American Express
Discover
Google Checkout
PayPal
Refund and Exchange Policy
Your satisfaction is our number one priority. For this reason Triathlete Sports has a 30-day return/exchange policy on most items. The following is a list of points that apply to all returns:

All items must be returned in unused condition with all packaging material and tags. Items that are returned in used condition will be returned at the customers expense. Please call us at
1-800-635-0528 if your product has a manufacturer defect for instructions on fixing the problem. Shoes may not be worn outside. Shoes that have been worn outside will not be accepted for return nor exchange.

Wetsuits may not be worn in the water and must have all tags and original packaging in order to be returned.

Returns will not be accepted after 30 days of the purchase date.

Shipping charges are not refundable.

The business states Nutritional, Food, and Supplement products may not be returned.
Under garments such as briefs, boxers, undershorts, underpants may not be returned for size exchange or refunds. Due to hygienic reasons we cannot restock these items.
SwimP3 Players, DVD's, VHS videos and audio CDs, may only be returned unopened. If defective, they may only be exchanged for the same title.
All items being sent out on an exchange to addresses within the continental United States will be sent via UPS Ground unless prior arrangements have been made.

Shipping fees on exchange items being sent to addresses outside of the continental United States are the responsibility of the customer. Please include your credit card information if you are exchanging from outside this area. Wheels, Bikes and Bike Shipping Containers will have a 10% restocking fee applied, if returned.

There will be no returns or exchanges allowed on Clearance Items. Clearance Items are clearly labeled in red at the top of the particular product page.

There will be no exchanges made on special ordered items. If an item that we do not normally carry is  ordered from the manufacturer, that item cannot be returned to us.

Occasionally we will offer a free promotional item with the purchase of another item. If the item that was paid for as part of the promotion is returned for a refund or exchange without the free promotional item, the actual retail cost of the promotional item will be deducted from  the amount of the refund.
Service Area
Triathlete Sports, Inc. provides their services in BANGOR, GLENBURN, HERMON & VEAZIE, ME.
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