Slide Boards Kennesaw GA

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Dick's Sporting Goods
(770) 345-1218
1810 Cumming Highway
Canton, GA
 
Champ's Sports
(770) 424-0607
400 Ernest Barrett Prky
Kennesaw, GA
 
Sports Authority The
(770) 426-1444
850 Cobb Place Blvd NW
Kennesaw, GA
 
Innovative Fitness Solutions Inc
(770) 218-9390
1200 Chastain Rd NW
Kennesaw, GA
 
Finish Line The
(770) 425-2226
400 Ernest Barrett Prky
Kennesaw, GA
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(404) 267-0200
3535 Peachtree Road
Atlanta, GA
 
Golf & Tennis Pro Shop
(770) 424-2415
2911 George Busbee Pkwy N
Kennesaw, GA
 
Fly Box Outfitters
(678) 594-7330
840 Ernest W Barrett Pkw
Kennesaw, GA
 
Sports Authority
(770) 426-1444
Cobb Place, 850 Cobb Place Boulevard
Kennesaw, GA
Services
Golf Day Shop, Golf Hitting Cage, Golf Trade-In Program, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Galyan's Trading Company
(770) 281-0200
691 Ernest W Barrett Pkw
Kennesaw, GA
 

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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