KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – A sporting goods retailer was helping first responders and their families Wednesday find the perfect Father’s Day gift with a shopping spree.
Five women from Rural Metro Fire and five more from the Knox County Sheriff’s Office were each given $200 in gift cards by Academy Sports + Outdoors to spend on their dads or husbands.
Academy decided to help the ladies out by taking a survery of Tennessee men, with more than 1,500 revealing what they most want for Father’s Day.
Those survey results revealed the top gifts were:
- Shooting Sports
- Fishing rod & reel combos
- College team apparel & gear
- Pro team clothing & gear
- Basketball shoes
- Fitness electronics