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Nordic walking stick versus ski poles

Sunday, March 06, 2016

I keep toying with the idea to get walking sticks and then I looked at the price and then I looked at my track record. It seems like the more "fancy" stuff I get, the less likely I will be to use them. So someone left ski poles at the house. (I have no idea why or when). Anyway, I decided to use them like nordic walking sticks to see how I like them. (Never mind that they were uneven in size, splintering because they are wood, and the plastic falling apart).

Using them on the hills was great. But I can't help thinking this would be a personal fad and the more important thing is that I just walk with GOOD shoes. Welcome any thoughts especially if you, too, have a tendency to get equipment and then not use and give away.
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    I have some stuff I bought that I have not yet opened. I THINK I will get around to using it . . . some day!

    1686 days ago
    Thanks! I appreciate your feedback.

    1688 days ago
    I bought the Nordic sticks and they are somewhere in the back of a closet. .I am similar, I buy the cool stuff I think I need and then it gets left behind
    1688 days ago
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