Slacklining requires fancy footwork

July 13, 2011 | 8:50 p.m. CDT
The basic gear for slacklining, three one-inch nylon-webbing lines and five carabiners, costs about $40. Beginners can also buy kits that include two-inch lines for easier balance. The kits, however, are more expensive, ranging from $70 to $100.

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