Slide Boards Woodinville WA

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Dick's Sporting Goods
(425) 255-3070
The Landing
Renton, WA
 
Straightline Sports
(425) 527-1148
19011 Woodinville Snohomis
Woodinville, WA
 
Kuz Sports
(425) 485-1400
19510 144th Ave NE
Woodinville, WA
 
Soccer West
(425) 398-1475
14219 NE Woodinville Duvall R
Woodinville, WA
 
Precor
(425) 486-9292
20315 142nd Ave NE
Woodinville, WA
 
Omni Fitness Equipment Specialists
(425) 483-8380
15520 Woodinville
Woodinville, WA
 
Play It Again Sports
(425) 481-8676
13210 NE 175th St
Woodinville, WA
 
American Golf Corp
(425) 881-1350
13737 202nd Ave NE
Woodinville, WA
 
Sportsart
(425) 481-9479
19510 144th Ave NE Ste A1
Woodinville, WA
 
Eddie Bauer Inc
(425) 806-5557
13910 NE 178th Pl
Woodinville, WA
 

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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