Slide Boards Georgetown KY

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Dick's Sporting Goods
(859) 273-1642
Fayette Mall
Lexington, KY
Court Sports
(859) 255-5125
385 S Limestone
Lexington, KY
Locker Room The Sporting Goods
(859) 276-1101
739 Lane Allen Rd
Lexington, KY
Dakota Outfitters
(859) 971-0059
2621 Bryan Station Rd
Lexington, KY
All Sports
(859) 271-0430
3401 Nicholasville Rd Ste 201
Lexington, KY
Dick's Sporting Goods
(859) 264-8800
Hamburg Pavilion
Lexington, KY
Dart Case
(859) 313-5246
2009 Family Cir
Lexington, KY
Calvin's Billiard supplies
(859) 225-0092
1170 industry rd
lexington, KY
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Big Blue Nation
(859) 296-0756
2108 Mangrove Dr
Lexington, KY

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Active Sports
(859) 260-1830
295 Gold Rush Rd
Lexington, KY
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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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