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The Top 10 Reasons to Buy Your Skates

at 2nd Time Around Sports this Season:

1. Elite Dealer Status:

Looking for the High End Models from Bauer Hockey in Rhode Island? You'll only find them here. Seriously, only here. Bauer Elite Dealers are the ONLY Stores allowed to order and carry all the top Bauer models and there is only one in Rhode Island, us.


2. EE Width Models:

This Season we're carrying EE Width in stock, which means if you have a wide foot you can walk out the door with a new pair of skates without having to special order a pair. 


3. TRUE Custom Skates

Fit professionally in House and Lazer Cut to your specs we can now provide truly Custom Hockey Skates by TRUE in both Player and Goalie Models.


4. Exclusive Special Makeup Models

SMU Skate Model Lineups from Bauer and CCM found nowhere else in Rhode Island with base model upgrades for less money. Tried and true skate models designed with additional features with the player in mind.  


5. The Largest Inventory In The State

We have hands down the largest inventory of both new and used skates in the state. Every major Hockey name in the business and models from Beginner to Pro. Largest New Inventory and Largest Used Inventory in the Ocean State.


6. Full Service Operation

Fitting, Sharpening, and Heat Molding all done in house by a staff that has fit thousands of skates on players of all ages. Sharpened and Molded free with purchase so you're on your way with everything you need. We will never oversell or put you in a skate model you don't want either, our promise.


7. The Best Prices

Since skate prices are regulated on new skate prices we aren't just competitive, we have the lowest prices you will find anywhere. That includes online. Plus we sharpen and bake your skates for free, you can't get that online. Looking for last years model at reduced prices? We have those too.


8. But...If You Do Want to Order Online.... 

Visit, that's our online Division. We offer Free Shipping in Rhode Island and Free In store Pickup. 


9. Added Value for you with Trade-Ins or Consignment

Looking for an upgrade on your old skates, 2nd Time Around Sports is the only spot where you can bring in your used skates (providing they are in good shape and some other criteria here) and get value for them. 


10. Local Values with National Service and Selection

While we are a local independent dealer, that doesn't mean you have to make sacrifices like not finding the right model or size. What it does mean is that we are longstanding authorized dealers with all the big names and that provides the security of fully warrantied products and experienced skate sales team members, plus a great inventory of all your favorites.  


Haven't visited 2nd Time Around Sports before? We'd love to meet you. Stop in today and see our great selection!

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