The largest US sports magazine to launch this month

ATHLON SPORTS, a monthly sports magazine, will launch on October 21 with a reported 7 million circulation as inserts in daily newspapers, making it the largest sports magazine in the US.

It will profile America’s elite athletes, provide preseason insights from sports editors, and tell sports stories from around the country, including features on players, teams and coaches spanning college and pro football, the NBA, MLB, golf, racing, hockey, soccer, tennis, horse racing, Olympic sports and youth sports.

The publisher is Athlon Sports Communication Inc, which publishes several preseason titles (PRO FOOTBALL, FANTASY FOOTBALL, COLLEGE BASKETBALL.)