zap-ars123 asked in SportsRunning · 1 decade ago

does skipping rope help you get into shape for running?

answer please :)

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  • Dave E
    Lv 4
    1 decade ago
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    If you skipped rope for 30-40 minutes a day for a few months, you'll improve your aerobic capacity and run better than if you did nothing at all, however, to run well you need to run. It's called specificity of training.

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  • C3
    Lv 6
    1 decade ago

    not really and it depends on what ur gonna b running [long or short distance] it wont help u either way tho cuz u need to gain endurance in long distance and short distance moslty requires speed so go a nearby track and start doing ur workouts there

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  • 1 decade ago

    Yes.

    Source(s): I am a doctor.
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