Fight Diabetes Course for Professionals – Section 4
SafetyNext Section Previous Section Agenda
For safety guidelines for Urban Poling with diabetes click here
For CDA guidelines on the benefits of physical activity click here
Use the standard rhythm and technique, but swing both arms forward at the same time planting the boot tips slightly behind the handles. Then, keeping your arms straight, press down on the base of the handles, walk between your poles and feel your arms extend past your thighs and behind your body.
–Barb Gormley, Director of Education
Tips from the Best