Top 15 Fastest Growing American Sports and Activities

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Here are the top 15 growth sports or activities from PHIT America’s 2015 Sports, Fitness and Leisure Activities Topline Participation Report.

The top growth activities from 2012-2014 are based on core participants who engage in the sport or activity multiple times per year.

The PHIT sees five trends: people looking for non-conventional experiences, participating in non-televised activities, choosing involvement over scoreboard-based activities, and a lack of traditional team and individual sports.

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