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    Gloves or Hands ?

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    Blimp

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    Join date : 2011-03-05
    Age : 59
    Location : Southampton

    Gloves or Hands ?

    Post  Blimp on Mon Mar 19, 2012 9:29 pm

    Now been wearing gloves for a couple of months have noticed have not lost my mat once , so do gloves give better grip on mats ? Might give those super thin ones a try in the Summer
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    GRAYMAN

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    Join date : 2009-09-09
    Age : 44
    Location : South Devon, UK

    Re: Gloves or Hands ?

    Post  GRAYMAN on Tue Mar 20, 2012 5:05 am

    Hmmm... That's unusual. Usually bare hands are best. Certainly what I've found anyway.

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    tommo

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    Age : 46
    Location : E. Sussex

    Re: Gloves or Hands ?

    Post  tommo on Tue Mar 20, 2012 8:48 am

    Hands all the way for me. Gloves make the death-grip so much more effortful.

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