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Cable Speed Rope
Body-Solid Cable Speed Rope
Item # BSTSR1
Adjustable Length
Retail Price $10
SALE $85
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Body-Solid Cable Speed Rope

The Body Solid Tools Cable Speed Rope is designed with frictionless rotation for extreme cardio workouts.  Speed ropes are great for cardio workouts and help increase agility and coordination.  The Body Solid Tools Cable Speed Rope is adjustable up to 9’ 6” to fit any size user.  This durable rope uses sealed ball bearings for unsurpassed rotation.  The comfortable handle allows you to perform double and triple-unders unlike any other jump rope on the market.
  • Adjustable up to 9’ 6”
  • Sealed bearing pivot
  • Ergonomic handle

About Jumping Ropes

If you haven't picked up a skipping rope since you were an adolescent, give this useful exercise tool some consideration. Whether you use a traditional speed rope or a weighted rope, skipping gives your entire body a thorough workout that you can attain in a short period of time. Choosing between these styles of rope depends on your reason for working out:

Speed Ropes
A speed rope is a lightweight skipping rope made of any number of materials, but often it's made of plastic or rubber. As its name indicates, this style of rope allows you to skip quickly -- as fast as your arms can make the rope spin. Many gyms provide speed ropes for their members to use as a calorie-burning exercise, and if you want a quick, low-maintenance workout at home, investing in a speed rope is effective.

A speed rope is ideal for beginners but can be used by elite athletes to develop footwork, coordination and conditioning. For example, boxers use a speed rope during their general strength and conditioning workouts. After learning the basic techniques for using the speed rope, you can progress to advanced exercises such as double unders. Double unders are a jump rope pattern that includes making two revolutions with the rope for every one jump and requires a significant amount of speed, coordination and endurance.

Weighted Ropes
Weighted jump ropes appear somewhat like traditional ropes, but are equipped with weighted handles to give your arms more of a workout as you skip. The cord of many weighted ropes is thicker and heavier than those of speed ropes, which creates more resistance as as it spins, thus making it more challenging to operate. Although jumping with a weighted rope gives you a cardio workout, its primary benefit is building muscle in your arms, back and chest.

Segmented (Beaded) Ropes
You might remember this type of rope from your childhood. Beaded plastic segments give the rope weight as it swings around.

 


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