Slide Boards Alpharetta GA

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Dick's Sporting Goods
(770) 521-1195
6440 North Point Parkway
Alpharetta, GA
Dick's Sporting Goods
(678) 482-1200
Mall of Georgia
Buford, GA
Dick's Sporting Goods
(770) 345-1218
1810 Cumming Highway
Canton, GA
Glenbrae Gold Appareal Inc
(770) 886-4178
5910 Shiloh Rd E
Alpharetta, GA
Soccer Atlanta
(770) 886-5347
6835 Shiloh Rd E
Alpharetta, GA
Dick's Sporting Goods
(770) 292-9834
Cumming Town Center
Cumming, GA
Dick's Sporting Goods
(404) 267-0200
3535 Peachtree Road
Atlanta, GA
Kidsgear Team Outfitter
(770) 886-5347
6835 Shiloh Rd E
Alpharetta, GA
Csr Group Inc
(770) 360-5555
250 Curie Dr
Alpharetta, GA
Sports Authority
(770) 518-3303
Mansell Crossing, 7461 North Point Parkway
Alpharetta, GA
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Slideboards for Cross-training

Aug. 18, 2010

What Size Slideboard Should I Get?

QHi, Bill: We can't do a lot of inline skating here during our cold and snowy winters. So I’m thinking of buying a slideboard. I've heard they are a good way to keep in skating shape during the off-season. Can you please advise me on how long a slideboard I should get. I'm 183cm (6 feet) tall. The slideboards on the market are between 7 and 10 feet. Best regards - Tõnis from Estonia

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Hi, Tõnis from Estonia: I’ve got to admit I’ve never been a big fan of slideboards. But that may have more to do with geography than anything else. I’ve done most of my coaching in Australia, New Zealand, Colombia and, in the summer, Europe.

In those climates, we could almost always train outside. So we didn’t need slideboards. My only real experience with slideboards came in the early days of inline skating when we were experimenting with them.

Slideboards are a popular tool for skaters in cold climates, like yours. But I do have one concern about them: the potential for injuring your ankles by repeatedly slamming them into the side rails of the slideboard at the end of each stroke.

So don’t be too aggressive on a slideboard....

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