3 Point Skates Bangor ME

Local resource for 3 point skates in Bangor. 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.

Dick's Sporting Goods
(207) 990-5932
Bangor Mall
Bangor, ME
 
Bean L L Outlet Store
(207) 942-0146
534 Stillwater Ave
Bangor, ME
 
Triathlete Sports
(207) 990-2013
186 Exchange St
Bangor, ME
 
Maine Fitness Store
(207) 990-4552
849 Stillwater Ave
Bangor, ME
 
Splatz Extreme Sports Gear
(207) 947-7997
48 School St
Bangor, ME
 
Skyline Kayak Rentals & Tours
(207) 947-8059
153 Husson Ave.
Bangor, ME
 
Wight's Sporting Goods Co
(207) 945-4455
930 Stillwater Ave
Bangor, ME
 
American Eagle Outfitters
(207) 947-8409
663 Stillwater Ave
Bangor, ME
 
Famous Footwear
(207) 942-0490
Bangor Parcade
Bangor, ME
 
Turner Sporting Goods
(207) 941-0801
Maine Square Mall Ho
Bangor, ME
 

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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