Standard Weight Collars Commerce City CO

Every gym I've ever ventured into has a list of rules. One that I guarantee will be forever at the top of almost every gym's list is this one: Weight collars must be used to secure all weight plates.

Sports Authority
3000 E First AveSte 114
Denver, CO
 
Sports Authority
(303) 920-2226
Northglenn Market Place, 251 W. 104th Avenue
Northglenn, CO
Services
Golf Hitting Cage, Golf Trade-In Program, Ski-Snowboard Rentals & Jr. Season Lease, Ski-Snowboard/Bike Tech Shop, Firearms/Hunting, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Sports Authority
(303) 426-0202
9219 Sheridan Boulevard
Westminster, CO
Services
Golf Hitting Cage, Golf Trade-In Program, Ski-Snowboard Rentals & Jr. Season Lease, Ski-Snowboard/Bike Tech Shop, Firearms/Hunting, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Sports Authority
(303) 692-0121
University Hills Shopping Center, 2496 S. Colorado Boulevard
Denver, CO
Services
Ski-Snowboard Rentals, Ski-Snowboard/Bike Tech Shop, Golf Trade-In Program, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Sports Authority
(303) 789-5266
City Center Englewood, 705 W. Hampden Avenue
Englewood, CO
Services
Golf Trade-In Program, Ski-Snowboard Rentals, Ski-Snowboard/Bike Tech Shop, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 7:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Sports Authority
(303) 863-2260
Downtown Sportscastle, 1000 Broadway
Denver, CO
Services
Golf Day Shop, Golf Hitting Cage, Golf Trade-In Program, Ski-Snowboard Rentals & Jr. Season Lease, Ski-Snowboard/Bike Tech Shop, Firearms/Hunting, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Sports Authority
(303) 320-7613
370 S. Colorado Boulevard
Glendale, CO
Services
Golf Day Shop, Golf Simulator, Golf Trade-In Program, Ski-Snowboard Rentals & Jr. Season Lease, Ski-Snowboard/Bike Tech Shop, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Sports Authority
14140 E Ellsworth Ave
Aurora, CO
 
Sports Authority
(303) 431-8537
Arvada Market Place, 7400A W. 52nd Avenue
Arvada, CO
Services
Golf Hitting Cage, Golf Trade-In Program, Ski-Snowboard Rentals & Jr. Season Lease, Ski-Snowboard/Bike Tech Shop, Firearms/Hunting, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Sports Authority
(303) 741-9621
9000 E. Peakview Boulevard
Greenwood Village, CO
Services
Golf Hitting Cage, Golf Trade-In Program, Ski-Snowboard Rentals & Jr. Season Lease, Ski-Snowboard/Bike Tech Shop, Firearms/Hunting, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Standard Weight Collars

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Standard Weight Collars

Every gym I've ever ventured into has a list of rules. One that I guarantee will be forever at the top of almost every gym's list is this one: Weight collars must be used to secure all weight plates.

You see, weight collars, or weight clamps as they're sometimes called, are responsible for holding the weight plates on your dumbbells, Olympic and standard bars. Obviously a good set of collars is important if you expect the weight plates stay in place. You can probably imagine the kind of injuries and destruction a loose 45-pound weight plate could cause to your body, your floor and your other gym equipment if you don't take the time to lock it on your bar.

Weight collars are just as important in your home gym as they are at commercial gyms, but first, you're going to have to pick what kind of weight-holding gizmo you want. Most standard weight collars just screw on similar to a big nut and washer. However, the better quality ones offer a self-locking mechanism that's held in place by springs that lock the plates tightly in place and only release them when you do it manually. These are called spring collars and you can find more information about them in this section as well.

Weight collars are available in heavy-duty steel and aluminum designs for about $30 to $50 dollars a pair, on average. If you're purchasing collars online just be aware that some of the clamp or screw-on collars are Olympic bars and standard bars specific.

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