3 Point Skates Storrs Mansfield CT

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Dick's Sporting Goods
(860) 648-4044
179 Pavilion Dr.
Manchester, CT
 
Nassiff`s for Sports
(860) 450-7090
745 Main Street
Willimantic, CT
 
Alternative Spoke
(860) 487-6100
15 Phelps Way
Willington, CT
 
Center Sports Archery
(860) 228-1666
3 Orlando Drive
Columbia, CT
 
Hungerford House
(860) 228-3219
Erdoni Road
Columbia, CT
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(860) 376-4141
Lisbon Landing
Lisbon, CT
 
Wilderness Lake
(860) 684-6352
150 Village Hill Road
Willington, CT
 
Water Hole Custom Leather Inc
(860) 875-9561
224 Hartford Turnpike
Tolland, CT
 
General Rental
(860) 870-7622
407 Merrow Road
Tolland, CT
 
S & D RV Service Co
(860) 228-2278
168A Route 66 East
Columbiac, 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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