Slide Boards Mayfield KY

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Hibbett Sports
(270) 251-3428
335 Charles Dr
Mayfield, KY
 
Youngblood's True Value Home Center
(270) 247-6079
1776 State Route 121 S
Mayfield, KY
 
Elite Firearms & Supplies Inc
(270) 534-0500
7600 Old US Highway 45
Boaz, KY
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(502) 499-9029
Stoneybrook Southe Shopping Center
Louisville, KY
 
Nelson's Tents
(859) 635-2988
5720 Alexandria Pike
Cold Springs, KY

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Jerry's Sporting Goods
(270) 247-4704
402 S 6th St
Mayfield, KY
 
Color and Camo Graphics
(270) 534-8220
6969 Old Houser Rd
Boaz, KY
 
All Star Sports
(270) 527-3100
195 Beachwood Ln
Benton, KY
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(859) 264-8800
Hamburg Pavilion
Lexington, KY
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(502) 429-0776
3555 Springhurst Boulevard
Louisville, 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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