Slide Boards Pierre SD

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Capital Sports
(605) 224-1808
361 S Pierre St
Pierre, SD
 
Ultimate Team Sales
(605) 258-2557
Onida, SD
 
Dunhams Sporting Goods
(605) 665-0100
2101 Broadway Ave
Yankton, SD
 
Dakota Police & Sporting Supply
(605) 373-8980
2013 S Minnesota Ave
Sioux Falls, SD
 
Leader Sporting Goods
(605) 996-0316
424 E Havens Ave
Mitchell, SD
 
Pedal & Paddle
(605) 224-8955
411 S Pierre St
Pierre, SD
 
Dakota Archery & Outdoor Sports
(605) 665-8340
2305 E Highway 50
Yankton, SD
 
Scheels
(605) 334-7767
2101 W 41st St
Sioux Falls, SD
 
Kooch's
(605) 842-2394
Winner, SD
 
Akaska Bait Shop
(605) 649-7847
PO Box 10
Akaska, SD
 

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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