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Old 06-13-2006, 09:28 PM   #1
Alicia Michel
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Does anyone know where in WA I can get rings and parallettes? Do you order them from overseas?

Also, are there any instructions around on how to install a chinup bar at home?

Does anyone have a rope installed in their home too?
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Old 06-14-2006, 12:34 AM   #2
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Hi Alicia
Just sent you an email,but didn't address paralettes.
You can order them from this US site.
http://www.american-gymnast.com/home/
Or find a friendly plumber with lots of offcuts and make your own.
Towell Chins are a good sub for Rope work.
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Old 06-14-2006, 01:59 AM   #3
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If you want to make your own rings, parallettes pull-up bar and more, Krista has put together an excellent resource here:
http://crossfitweekendwarriors.typepad.com/homegym.htm
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Old 06-14-2006, 04:47 AM   #4
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alicia

i bought the power rings back before christmas to take advantage of the special price. they were well worth the wait. for olympic bars there are some good deals on ebay at the moment from see bay sports shop. the shipping is quite reasonable. i got one set of 10kg bumpers from nordic fitness. where in wa are you??? and if you want more info drop me a line on email.
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Old 06-16-2006, 07:23 PM   #5
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Alicia
Got my Power Rings from tyler. And picked up two dynamax ball when i was in the states earlier this year.
I got some kettlebells from Don Stevenson CrossFit Sydney
I've made a medicine ball and mobile pull up bar.
http://www.crossfit.com/discus/messages/26/25916.jpg
Used tye downs and a 1 1/2 inch stainless steel pipe.
I had help from friends for paralletes,18'inch box,and today i got 4 new homemade kettlebells.Picked up tyres car and tractor from a machanic friend and other odds and end from various places. Let people know what your looking for and you will be suprised what you will end up with.
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