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Dick's Sporting Goods
(812) 335-1377
College Mall
Bloomington, IN
 
Athletic Field Development Llc
(812) 333-8304
3375 S Walnut St
Bloomington, IN
 
Indiana University
(812) 855-2231
1025 3/7 St
Bloomington, IN
 
Big Marks Tackle Shop
(812) 824-4868
9430 S Strain Ridge Rd
Bloomington, IN
 
Hoosier Elite Wrestling Academy
(812) 824-4392
5526 S Boruff Rd
Bloomington, IN
 
Bicycledoctorusacom Kestrel Releigh
(812) 825-5050
8551 W Gardner Rd
Bloomington, IN
 
Southern Indiana Scuba
(812) 336-2527
1023 S Walnut St
Bloomington, IN

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Sonic242
(812) 334-4178
1301 S Fenbrook Ln
Bloomington, IN

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Hoosier Heights Indoor Climbing Facility
(812) 824-6414
5100 S Rogers St
Bloomington, IN
 
Bloomington Country Club Pro Shop
(812) 332-3025
3000 S Rogers St
Bloomington, IN
 
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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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