From top: FULL VIEW 360 from Liberty Sport; LEADER Pro X from Hilco Vision

Photographed by Ned Matura

Stop right here for the latest market trends in sport eyewear. No longer limited to the field or golf course, sport eyewear has become an essential part of daily life as patients have embraced the popular athleisure trend from head to toe. 20/20 presents the annual Sport Eyewear MarketPulse Survey conducted by Jobson Research. Ninety-two percent of independent optical locations dispensing eyeglasses report also dispensing some type of sport or protective eyewear, including ski and swim goggles. Read on for more data on sport eyewear, and continue to recommend sport eyewear for your patients’ active and athleisure needs. This year’s study surveyed 448 respondents at independent optical locations dispensing eyeglasses (413 dispensed sport eyewear) in February 2020.

–Jennifer Waller, 20/20 Research Director  


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