Nellis Exchange supports readiness, resiliency

As the Department of Defense shifts its focus to readiness, Airmen at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., can count on the Army & Air Force Exchange Service to “have their six.”

At the Exchange and, Airmen and their families can equip themselves with the tools needed to maintain a BE FIT lifestyle, including athletic apparel and footwear; strength training and cardio equipment, and digital fitness devices—tax-free and at an average savings of 20 percent off MSRP.

Honorably discharged veterans can also save on fitness gear and shop the Exchange’s full online assortment by signing up for their lifelong online military exchange shopping benefit at

“As a partner in the Healthy Air Force Community/Air Force Smart Fueling initiative under the Office of the Secretary of Defense, the Nellis Exchange is dedicated to promoting readiness and resiliency among Airmen and their families,” said General Manager Matthew Beatty. “With healthier restaurant and Express options and military-exclusive savings on top-tier fitness brands, the Exchange is the one-stop shop for maintaining a holistic, BE FIT lifestyle.”

Essential BE FIT gear offered by the Exchange in-store and online includes:
• Athletic apparel from brands including Nike, Under Armour and Adidas.
• Athletic footwear from brands including Brooks, Asics and New Balance.
• Treadmills, exercise bikes and elliptical machines from ProForm, NordicTrack, Spirit Fitness and more (more than 650 items online).
• Digital fitness accessories from Fitbit, Garmin and Samsung (more than 150 items online only).
• Apple Watch devices with fitness tracking capability (nearly 20 online only).
• Hydration gear from Camelback, Yeti and Hydro Flask.

The Nellis Exchange features an extensive BE FIT concept shop, where Airmen can find athletic apparel and footwear located in one convenient spot. The shop, which looks and feels like major sporting goods stores, is part of a strategic initiative to bring top national brands to military shoppers at competitive prices.

The Nellis Air Force Base Exchange is at 5691 Rickenbacker Rd., Bldg. 431. For information on how the Exchange can help military shoppers lead a BE FIT lifestyle, call 702-643-3526.

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