3 Point Skates Athens GA

Local resource for 3 point skates in Athens. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to inline skates and skate shops, as well as advice and content on inline speed skating.

Academy
(706) 354-5620
3505 Atlanta Highway (at Timothy Rd)
Athens, GA
 
P & M Army Surplus Store
(706) 548-5825
1298 Prince Avenue
Athens, GA
 
Outfitters Limited
(706) 546-7575
1029 Baxter Street
Athens, GA
 
Dixon`s Bicycles
(706) 549-2453
1029 Baxter Street
Athens, GA
 
Handi House of Athens
(706) 543-3737
Highway 29
Athens, GA
 
Barron`s Rental Center Inc
(706) 543-3486
340 Hawthorne Avenue
Athens, GA
 
A+ Party Rentals
(706)353-2424, (706)353-2420
2364 West Broad Street
Athens, GA
 
Bulldog Sporting Goods
(706) 546-0618
1068 Baxter Street
Athens, GA
 
Billy`s Battery Auto & RV
(706) 353-2267
Lexington Road
Athens, GA
 
Edge Enterprises
(706) 227-3999
110 Nowhere Road
Athens, GA
 

Are 3-point Skates better than 2?

Feb. 10, 2010

Are 3-point Skates Better?

QHi, Bill: Some skaters cling to their traditional two-point skates. Others sing the praises of Bont's three-points. But as far as I can tell, there's no clear winner in the "which are better" department. What are your thoughts about three-point skate setups? Do they provide significant advantages over the standard setups with two frame mounts? - Dennis in California

Hi, Dennis from sunny California: As you may know, for many years I — along with my children, Nicole and Wayne — have been involved with Bont. In fact, I was one of the people who pushed for an early release of the Bont 3-points, and Wayne was the first skater to test them in a race: the 2005 Inline 111 in St. Gallen, in which he won the midway sprint.

Bont developed the 3-points in response to the introduction o...

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