3 Point Skates La Grande OR

Local resource for 3 point skates in La Grande. 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.

Phil's Outdoor Surplus & More
(541) 963-6828
2630 Bearco Loop
La Grande, OR
 
Khgearcom
(541) 963-3660
1416 X Ave
La Grande, OR
 
Cyclesports Llc
(541) 962-7441
1910 Island Ave
La Grande, OR
 
Blue Mountain Sports
(541) 963-5115
Grande Ronde River R
La Grande, OR
 
Kozy Kamp Outdoor Products
(541) 568-4460
Cove, OR
 
Alpine Archery Llc
(541) 963-4671
221 Fir St
La Grande, OR
 
Rosholt Bill
(541) 963-4241
10605 S McAlister Rd
La Grande, OR
 
La Grande Country Clubr
(541) 963-4241
10605 S McAlister Rd
La Grande, OR
 
Mountain Works The
(541) 963-3220
1307 Adams Ave
La Grande, OR
 
Blue Mountain Sport
(541) 963-5115
2212 Island Ave La Grande Town Center
La Grande, OR
 

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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