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Kansas City’s MOST READ
Local Monthly Sports Magazine

Over 70,000+ readers each month, plus web/social media, plus radio listeners and TV viewers to GOOD SPORTS our TV/Radio show

For more than 18 years, Kansas City Sports & Fitness has been
THE SPORTS ILLUSTRATED OF KANSAS CITY. Each month we cover the gamut of sports in Kansas City—Chiefs football, Royals baseball, hockey, golf, high school sports, soccer, fitness and more.

Many of KC’s top sports writers and photographers contribute to the publication, including, Alan Eskew (Royals), James Peuster (Radio Host/Play-by-Play broadcaster), David Smale (author of 13 sports books) and more.

It’s FREE each month

City wide distribution – over 700 locations throughout the greater Kansas City area. Outdoor racks, athletic clubs, hotels, restaurants, golf courses,
Burger Kings, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Mr. Goodcents and more.

Additional distribution through home delivery each month and subscriptions

Marketing partners include Minsky’s, US Army, Surplus Exchange, KC Ice Center, Life Priority, Sport Court, Kansas City Chiropractic and more.

TV Show 9 AM, 5 PM and 9 PM daily on Surewest Channel 7 plus on YouTube. Weekly Radio Show on ESPN 1510 AM Saturdays, 8 – 9 AM.

Reader Demographics:
70,000+ readers each month

  • 59% Male, 41% Female – 18 to 54 years of age
  • Marital Status: Single 39%, Married 61%
  • Annual Income: $64,000+
  • Drive SUVs, Mini Vans or Trucks
  • Go out to eat 7+ times per month
  • Attend sporting events
  • Are active in sports and/or have children active in sports
  • Buy Spirit-Wear… go on vacations…buy electronics…furniture…carpeting…have computers…need car and home repair/supplies…legal advice…have mortgages…cell phones…buy gifts and event tickets…buy insurance…throw parties…have pets…have hobbies…go to the doctor…AND MUCH MORE!

Distribution Breakdown:

The following is a list of locations by area to which we deliver our Kansas City Sports & Fitness publication. We have included the area and the number of drops within that area

Blue Springs 30 Lenexa 25
Downtown, MO /
Midtown/Plaza
125 Roeland Park, Mission,
PV, Leawood and Westwood
33
Grandview / Belton 25 Northland 102
KCK, Bonner Springs, Leavenworth 49 Olathe 43
Independence 34 Overland Park 95
Lawrence 83 Raytown 16
Lee’s Summit 50 Shawnee, Merriam 19

In addition to these, our sales staff delivers papers to an additional 25-50 locations monthly. 

New locations are being added on a monthly basis, at the request of readers and marketing partners.

Locations include:

  • Burger Kings and other fast food restaurants
  • Mr. Goodcents and other sub shops
  • Sit-down restaurants (Hereford House, Machine Shed, Boardroom BBQ, Einstein Brothers and many more)
  • Business offices
  • Golf Courses
  • Dick’s Sporting Goods and other sporting goods stores
  • Workout facilities
  • Auto Repair Shops and Hardware Stores
  • Sports Restaurants
  • Spirit-Wear Apparel Shops
  • Colleges and Universities
  • Public Libraries and community centers
  • Outdoor Boxes (over 180 citywide)
  • PLUS SUBSCRIBERS TO OUR ONLINE VERSION OF
    KC SPORTS

We have special promotional packages available for:

  • Section Sponsorships such as The Golf Report, The Big 12 Report, The Chiefs Report, The Royals Report and more. Plus, get your business name mentioned in our TV and Radio spots, have your logo on our website (see advertisers on the right side of this page) and receive a free banner ad on our website
  • The Chiefs Special Report
  • Health, Fitness & Exercise Guide
  • The Golf Preview (April) and Golf Spotlight (June)
  • KC Baseball Spotlight
  • March Madness
  • And more!

Contact us at 913-764-2050 or sfisch@kcsportspaper.com for package and advertising rate card information.

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