Fitness craze grows by leaps, bounds

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The first bouncy step in a pair of Kangoo Jumps leaves people feeling like they’ll topple over for sure.

The Rollerblade-looking boots are mounted on top of a pair of elliptical-shaped springs. Too much of a step, and you’ll go bounding off balance. Too little, and you’ll stumble.

But after a minute, the legs adjust and you find your balance. Soon, you’re launching into the air with each step.


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