Slide Boards Siloam Springs AR

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Short Stop Corner
(479) 549-4311
1200 N Lincoln St
Siloam Springs, AR
 
Decatur General Store
(479) 752-5800
154 N Main St
Decatur, AR
 
David C Rose Gun Shop Inc
(479) 267-3965
12521 W Highway 62
Farmington, AR
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(501) 624-0200
1420 Higdon Ferry Road
Hot Springs, AR
 
Sportsman's Edge
(870) 994-3651
292 Highway 62 W
Ash Flat, AR
 
Hibbett Sports
(479) 524-9393
1425 Highway 412 W
Siloam Springs, AR
 
Ultimate Athletics
(918) 778-3080
Westville, OK
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(479) 646-8900
Fort Smith Pavillion
Fort Smith, AR
 
Kicks Active-Wear
(501) 327-9666
1020 Oak St
Conway, AR
 
Brothers in Arms Armory
(870) 423-4894
1069 Highway 62 W
Berryville, AR
 

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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