ESSEX Sports Center Executes Lease with 3 STEP Sports LLC

The Essex Sports Center announced today that they have come to terms with 3 STEP Sports LLC to anchor the 30,000SF field house at the Essex Sports Center effective July 1, 2020.

Brian DeVellis, president of ESG Associates Inc., the management company for the Essex Sports Center, negotiated the deal on behalf of Essex. “We are thrilled to welcome the largest youth sports event operator in the country to Essex. The infusion of their north shore basketball, volleyball and baseball programs are the perfect mix to round out our sporting ecosystem”.

“The Essex Sports Center is a best in class facility that we sought out to add to our national list of indoor sports facility partners… the mix of support tenants in strength and conditioning, physical therapy, restaurants and Dunkin make Essex the ideal partner facility for 3STEP clubs, leagues and tournaments” said David Geaslen, founder and managing partner of 3STEP Sports.

3STEP Sports is designed to give every athlete, parent, and coach involved the premier sport experience. We deliver a professional, inspiring and authentic experience every step along the athlete journey; encompassing club team competition, national media, content platforms, team apparel, and nationally recognized tournaments. Simply put: We Run Sports”.

Essex Sports Center is anchored by two NHL sized ice rinks in addition to the 30,000SF field house as well as Sports Rehabilitation Unlimited physical therapy, Mike Boyle Strength & Conditioning Center, JC Grille & Pizza and Dunkin Donuts restaurants. Essex is only one mile off Route 95 on Route 62 west.

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The crew has been busy today pre-assembling the roof sections that will be raised into place this week.



  • State DCAMM permits and approvals finally in place … check.
  • Steel set around perimeter for erection this week … check.
  • Underground plumbing for rink #2 progressing … check.
  • Everything Ice / John Burley providing us with awesome site photos … check!






The forms are set and ready for concrete for about 60% of the turf facility.