3 Point Skates Butte MT

Local resource for 3 point skates in Butte. 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.

Golf USA Butte
(406) 494-2424
3703 Harrison Ave
Butte, MT
 
Bugs N Bullets Sports Shop
(406) 782-6251
40 Sportsman Way
Butte, MT
 
Universal Athletic Service
(406) 494-5884
3100 Harrison Ave
Butte, MT
 
Rocky Mountain Archery
(406) 782-9400
304 E Park St
Butte, MT
 
Carroll College Girls Soccer School
1601 N. Benton Ave.
Helena, MT
 
Outdoorsman The
(406) 494-7700
2700 Harrison Ave
Butte, MT
 
Fran Johnson's Sports Shop
(406) 782-3322
1957 Harrison Ave
Butte, MT
 
Butte Country Club
(406) 494-3383
Butte, MT
 
Bob Ward & Sons
(406) 494-4452
1925 Dewey Blvd
Butte, MT
 
Carroll College Boy's Soccer School
1601 N. Benton Ave.
Helena, MT
 

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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