3 Point Skates Poughkeepsie NY

Local resource for 3 point skates in Poughkeepsie. 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
(845) 297-4767
Poughkeepsie Galleria
Poughkeepsie, NY
 
Premier Soccer Camp- New York
Cornwall on the Hudson, NY
 
The River Connection, Inc.
(845) 229-0595
9 West Market Street
Hyde Park, NY
 
Modell's Sporting Goods
(845) 336-0170
250 Kings Mall Court
Kingston, NY
Hours
9:30AM - 9:00PM MONDAY - THURSDAY
9:00AM - 9:30PM FRIDAY - SATURDAY
10:00AM - 7:00PM SUNDAY

Hudson Valley Outfitters
(845) 265-0221
63 Main St.
Cold Spring, NY
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(845) 382-2151
Hudson Valley Mall
Kingston, NY
 
Modell's Sporting Goods
(845) 473-1700
2600 South Road
Poughkeepsie, NY
Hours
9:30AM - 9:00PM MONDAY - THURSDAY
9:00AM - 9:30PM FRIDAY - SATURDAY
10:00AM - 7:00PM SUNDAY

Kenco
(845) 338-5021
1000 Hurley Mountain Rd.
Kingston, NY
 
Sports Authority
(845) 336-0630
1165 Ulster Avenue
Kingston, NY
Services
Golf Day Shop, Golf Hitting Cage, Golf Trade-In Program, Ski-Snowboard Jr. Season Lease, Ski-Snowboard/Bike Tech Shop, Firearms/Hunting Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Gap The
(845) 298-1625
2001 South Rd Ste A113
Poughkeepsie, NY
 

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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