3 Point Skates Irwin PA

Local resource for 3 point skates in Irwin. 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
(412) 858-1200
Monroeville Mall Annex
Monroeville, PA
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(724) 853-1752
Westmoreland Mall South
Greensburg, PA
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(412) 854-2554
South Hills Village Mall
Pittsburgh, PA
 
Pittsburgh REI Store
(412) 488-9410
412 S. 27th Street
Pittsburgh, PA
 
Bouldin Sporting Equipment
(724) 864-7560
421 Main St
Irwin, PA
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(724) 522-9777
Hempfield Pointe Plaza
Greensburg, PA
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(412) 476-9940
The Waterfront
Homestead, PA
 
Exkursion Outfitters, Inc.
(412) 372-7030
4037 William Penn Highway
Monroeville, PA
 
Saltsburg River & Trail
(724) 639-1314
111 Market Street
Saltsburg, PA
 
Natale's Dan Sport Center
(724) 864-3268
Norwin Shopg Ctr
Irwin, PA
 

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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