as long as you are bringing it to a typical room temperature (or an FLL
tournament room temperature...) I think that what you describe is

  Teams having issues with the row machine wheel sliding should also read
update U08.

Steve Scherr
Virginia-DC FLL Referee Advisor

On Sun, Jan 31, 2021 at 5:06 PM Skip Morrow <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> I don't know if everyone's weightlifting mission is like ours, but our
> wheel usually wants to retract back to to the machine after pulling it out.
> Today it was doing it every single time. So I had an idea. Today was one of
> the colder days that we had practiced all year (we practice in a garage
> with the door open for ventilation). I held the mission and wheel by the
> space heater in the garage for a few minutes. Not so long that my hand felt
> uncomfortable, but I think enough to warm the rubber up. And what do you
> know--the very next time the wheel held in place.
> If your wheel has trouble staying in place, you might want to try this.
> Refs, so you see any problem with this?
> Coach Skip Morrow

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