3 Point Skates Dubuque IA

Local resource for 3 point skates in Dubuque. 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
(563) 557-6130
Kennedy Mall
Dubuque, IA
 
Fever River Outfitters
(815) 776-9425
525 S Main Street
Galena, IL
 
Eddie Bauer Inc
(563) 589-0547
555 John F Kennedy Rd
Dubuque, IA
 
Finish Line The
(563) 557-1797
555 John F Kennedy Rd
Dubuque, IA
 
B R Sports Ltd
(563) 557-8408
13878 Derby Grange Rd
Dubuque, IA
 
R & L Gas Mart
(815) 777-0076
Highway 20 East
Galena, IL
 
Gasser Hardware
(815) 777-1298
11359 W Industrial Park Ave
Galena, IL
 
Hibbett Sporting Goods
(563) 582-1808
555 John F Kennedy Rd
Dubuque, IA
 
Famous Footwear
(563) 583-9383
2495 NW Arterial
Dubuque, IA
 
Free Flight
(563) 582-4500
5010 Wolff Rd
Dubuque, IA
 

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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