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Using AirSpots for Fitness, Strength, and Condition in a Traditional Gym Setting

Guest blogger Dan Palacios Original Posting It isn’t often that great ideas are so easily implemented, coming together with the kind of synergy only seen in matters of fate. That’s exactly what happened when I stumbled upon the AirTrack Factory AirSpots. Mulling and musing over the ideas of gym layouts I always thought to include…

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From the gym to the park… Why AirTrack mats are finding their way into Trampoline, FEC, and Freestyle Parks?

AirTrack mats have their history in traditional gymnastics and tumbling gyms. The fact that they were filled with air brought benefits to reducing training injuries, flexibility in setups, placement around the gym, and faster transitions to the spring floor due to the similarities in technique and timing compared to the slower elongated techniques that tumbling…

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The Best Gymnastics Mats for Home Practice

Many parents question if it’s safe for their kids to practice gymnastics at home. The truth is that it can be, safe, if practiced with the correct equipment like gymnastic mats for home, supervision, and attention to technique. Some key foundational pieces of equipment that are worth investing in are good quality gymnastic tumbling mats…

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Quality Cheerleading Equipment Promotes Safer Practices

Quality Cheerleading Equipment Promotes Safer Practices Cheerleading has become one of the most competitive sports in the country, and it’s no surprise. Contemporary cheerleading features exciting stunts and tricks that captivate audiences across the nation, and has even sparked a trend for cheerleading movies, camps, and blogs. Cheer teams are setting increasingly high standards for…

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How Cheerleading Mats Support the Development of Strength, Skills and Stunts

How Cheerleading Mats Support the Development of Strength, Skills and Stunts Cheerleading has well-surpassed its former cliché of pom poms and mini skirts. Modern cheer is about building strength, confidence, and learning how to work as a team. Kids as young as four are drawn to this dynamic sport, creating an increase in the demand…

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Finding the Right Parkour Shop Online

Finding the Right Parkour Shop Online From car batteries to fresh produce, it seems that everything is available on the web these days. However, as all smart consumers know, there are risks and benefits to internet shopping. When it comes to finding a parkour shop online, it’s important to take advantage of the benefits while…

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How to Select Good Parkour Gear

Since parkour was conceptualized as an outdoor sport, why is there a need for indoor parkour gear? Interestingly, some of the best parkour athletes are from colder climates and have been able to improve their skills by moving their practices indoors during the colder, wetter seasons. In many places around the world, ice, snow, and…

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Parkour Gear Stores & How to Find Good Ones

Parkour, the sport that has athletes running, jumping, vaulting, and flipping through the air, is increasingly popular in the United States. This national growth in popularity is driving a new demand for high-quality parkour gear stores. Since parkour is especially popular with kids and in places that are too cold to practice outdoors year-round, parkour…

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Parkour Vault Tricks on the Classic Block

Parkour Vault Tricks   “What I’m interested in is what the guy’s got in his head, if he has self-confidence, if he masters the technique, if he has understood the principles of parkour.” David Belle, Parkour Pioneer   Mastering parkour is all about building strength, gaining confidence, and improving technique. Parkour vaults are essential, yet…

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Parkour Training To Go: Punch Fronts, Standing Backs and Dive Rolls on the Road

    One of the best things about parkour is making the world you playground. However, when you’re new to the sport, it can be a bit daunting to try these tricks without any support or safety gear. Luckily, recent innovations in parkour equipment industry are bringing the support and security of the parkour gym…

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