3Q Blog Articles

8 kitbag essentials
Turning up to a game and realising you've forgotten something is a nightmare. Run through this checklist before every game to make sure you have everything you Player bag First of all is the bag itself. Although regular sports bags will do the job, football player bags are the way to go. Footballers being in mind when the bag is being designed means that the bag has...
In the spotlight: Nike Park 18 Training Top
With the release of Nike’s 2018 range, a few products really stuck out for us. One is the Park 18 training top, we are really excited about this product due to its classic design and low price point. Available from only £6.27 on our website, this top is great value for money and an item we see being a customer favourite from this new range. Click here to view the Nike Park 18 Training Top...
A closer look at Nike's new 2018 range
If you follow us on social media you might have noticed that the Nike 2018 range is now available on our website. We are very excited about this new range and we are already looking forward to customising these products for your clubs and businesses.   4 New matchday shirts Included in the Nike 2018 range are 4 new matchday shirts, the challenge II, the...
Christmas Opening Hours
  Our warehouse and office will briefly be shut over the Christmas period. We will close at 12pm on Thursday 21st December. Our website will still be running as usual. If you have any questions or queries please email website@3qsports.co.uk We will reopen on Tuesday 2nd January with all staff and phone lines back to business.  
New at 3Q - December
2017 has flown by for the team at 3Q. Christmas songs are already playing around the office and excitement for the Christmas party is starting to build. The final newsletter of 2017 contains our special offer advent calendar, some ideas for Christmas gifts and a massive thank you to everyone that has worked with us this year!
Why do we need to warm up?
Before any type of exercise, you must be sure to warm up, especially when playing football. Doing intense activity without warming up can result in injury. Most warm ups consist of light cardiovascular exercises combined with stretches. The cardiovascular exercises will bring the heart rate up and increase body temperature. The stretching warms the muscles and prepares them for...
5 Christmas Present ideas
Struggling for ideas for Christmas presents? We have created a list of presents perfect for football fans, coaches, and players. From woolly hats and scarves keeping supporters warm on the sidelines to help managers get organised on matchday. Keep reading to make your Christmas shopping easier! Woolly hats Woolly hats are essential to keeping warm this time...
New at 3Q - November
As we enter the penultimate month of 2017 it’s business as usual at 3Q Sports. We have plenty of exciting things going on this month including the arrival of the Adidas 2018 range, winter warmers and Christmas cut off dates. We also want to hear your feedback on the service you received from 3Q Sports this year, as we are always looking to improve.
Adidas's New 2018 Range
We are pleased to announce that adidas have pulled forward their 2018 range launch and is now available to order online today. Adidas have decided to launch today as their stocks from the 2017 range are non-existent and after a poor year with training wear stock they are looking to regain customer’s support that had not been able to obtain the adidas training wear this year. Adidas have...
Winter Wishlist
We have put together a list of must-haves to get you through the winter! Whether you’re a fan on the sideline or you are part of the starting 11, this wish list will ensure you make it through the winter nice and warm!   1. Coat Standing on the sideline can be cold, very cold! Even for those supporters and managers on the sideline who kick every pass and...
Prostar - End Of An Era
It is with great regret that the Prostar brand has finally finished trading and all stock has now gone. This brings to an end a long history of heritage within grassroots football going back decades with Prostar being one of the first specialist ‘Teamwear’ suppliers within non-professional football. It is also a very sad day for 3Q Sports as Prostar was our very first supplier 18...
How to create a FREE quote
The quickest way for you guys at home to get a quote from us is to use our FREE online quote builder on our website. This easy to use feature on our website is a great way to save time for both our sales team and our customers. It only takes around three minutes to create a quote on our website. To start you will need to do log in to your account or click here to create a...
6 Tips For Winter Football
Summer is well and truly over, as are the days of playing on rock hard surfaces. As we welcome the autumn/winter weather, there are few things to bear in mind when it comes to match day. Below we have listed 6 tips to give you the upper hand!   1. Gamble on rebounds The winter months are especially hard for goalkeepers. Wet surfaces and wet footballs can be a...
New at 3Q - October
Every time we write our monthly newsletter we find it hard to believe how fast 2017 is going. This month brings new coats, jackets, and sweatshirts into the limelight as summer is well and truly over! We will be showing you the best place to keep up with what’s happening at 3Q and we also have some new faces at 3Q HQ that we will introduce to you. We also apologise in advance for bringing up...
Combat The Cold
  We know that it isn't winter yet but it is time to start thinking about it. Now you have your new kit and the season is in full swing it is now time to start preparing for the cold weather that is to come! You have a few options for both players and managers from light ¼ zip tops to big bench jackets. We recommend you get your order in as soon as possible to avoid those freezing...
10 Match Day Essentials For Coaches
As a coach/manager your whole week will revolve around making sure you are ready for match day. Being organised is a key attribute for any coach but having so much to remember often it’s the smaller things that can make a big difference that gets left behind. We have compiled a list of 10 things all managers need to remember on match day. We know all ages and levels require different...
¼ zip tops for October
The nights are slowly drawing in and it is starting to get cooler. This means that now is the time to start thinking about an extra layer to keep you and your team warmer. There are a few option to battle this cooler weather like hoodies, sweatshirts, rain coats and tracksuit tops but one of the most popular are ¼ zip tops. Worn by professionals on the training ground and in pre-match warmups,...
Which match day footballs should my team buy?
Which ball is best for my team is a question that we frequently get asked here at 3Q sports. We hope that this quick guide will help you to decide on a football that is suitable for your team. One of the first things to consider is what size football you need, most of the balls that we sell come in size 3, 4 and 5. Junior teams will be looking at size 3 and 4 footballs depending on...
New at 3Q - September
We are deep into our busy period here at 3Q Sports and hundreds of orders are being processed every day. This has resulted in another record month for the sales team and our busiest month to date, so we again thank you, our loyal and new customers for your continued support. This month we welcome three new faces to the 3Q team as well as planning ahead for the autumn months. ...
New phone line hours
New phone line hours Monday – Friday 10am – 3pm   We have introduced temporary phone line opening hours during our peak season, due to the demand on our system we have decided to open our phone lines for a shorter period. This allows us to give dedicated time to the phone calls coming in during the day. During our phone line opening hours, our sales staff and receptionists...