3 Point Skates New Britain CT

Local resource for 3 point skates in New Britain. 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
(860) 666-3877
Ames Plaza
Newington, CT
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(203) 686-0462
470 Lewis Avenue
Meriden, CT
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(860) 648-4044
179 Pavilion Dr.
Manchester, CT
 
Jerry`s Sports Center NE Inc
(860) 666-1191
76 Stanwell Road
Newington, CT
 
Modell's Sporting Goods
(860) 667-1462
3067 Berlin Turnpike
Newington, CT
Hours
10:00AM - 9:00PM MONDAY - FRIDAY
9:00AM - 9:00PM SATURDAY
10:00AM - 6:00PM SUNDAY

Dick's Sporting Goods
(860) 747-2102
Connecticut Commons
Plainville, CT
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(860) 693-1619
The Shoppes at Farmington Valley
Canton, CT
 
Plaut H S Cemetery CO
(860) 832-8415
40 Harvard Street
New Britain, CT
 
Tennis Center Newington-Wethersfield
(860) 667-2261
60 Prospect Street
Newington, CT
 
Custom Automotive Specialist
(860) 666-2971
149 Richard Court
Newington, CT
 

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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