3 Point Skates Pendleton OR

Local resource for 3 point skates in Pendleton. 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.

Pendleton Athletic
(541) 276-6988
249 S Main St
Pendleton, OR
 
Barnum's Trading Post
(541) 276-3151
28 SE Emigrant Ave
Pendleton, OR
 
Garner's Grocery & Sporting Goods
(541) 276-7552
2214 SE Court Ave
Pendleton, OR
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(541) 344-9622
Delta Oaks
Eugene, OR
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(541) 317-4820
Cascade Village
Bend, OR
 
Blue Mountain Anglers & Fly Shop
(541) 966-8770
1847 Westgate
Pendleton, OR
 
Dean's Sporting Goods
(541) 276-6988
249 S Main St
Pendleton, OR
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(503) 667-1950
Gresham Town Fair
Gresham, OR
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(503) 547-2904
Crossroads Shopping Center
Hillsboro, OR
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(503) 635-3800
Meridian Square
Lake Oswego, 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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