Decathlon will host new Trocathlon

Decathlon will host new Trocathlon

Customers who wish to buy or sell second-hand sporting equipment can visit Belgian Decathlon stores between 15 and 22 March. The chain will host a new edition of the Trocathlon, where staff will assist in pricing and the exposition of the items. In return, the vendors will get coupons for their sold items.

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