Slide Boards Sheridan WY

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Big Horn Mountain Sports
(307) 672-6866
334 N Main St
Sheridan, WY
 
Fly Shop of the Big Horns
(307) 672-5866
227 N Main St
Sheridan, WY
 
Sport Stop The
(307) 672-5356
208 N Main St
Sheridan, WY
 
Behind the Glass
(307) 265-2133
4310 S Poplar St
Casper, WY
 
Mountain West Trading Post
(307) 332-0367
8623 State Highway 789
Lander, WY
 
Back Country Bicycles
(307) 672-2453
334 N Main St
Sheridan, WY
 
Foot of the Bighorns
(307) 673-7500
198 N Main St
Sheridan, WY
 
Pro Shop
(307) 674-8135
1992 W 5th St
Sheridan, WY
 
Curly's Liesure Sports
(307) 358-9394
228 N Russell Ave
Douglas, WY
 
Western Divers Ltd
(307) 472-0230
2645 E 2nd St
Casper, WY
 

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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