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Look for a product called Dubbin. It is a product used to soften, waterproof and condition leather. It contains natural wax, oil and tallow. It has been around from medieval times. Before using, make sure the ball is clear of any foreign matter.

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Conditioning is hard, but if you have a good coach who makes you run a lot than be thankful. Also, run every week or weekend and lift small pound wietghs. If you have a good coach, you shouldn't need more than that.

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Rubbing it with a lemon peel will take the coating from the factory off and allow for a better grip in wet conditions.

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U have to break into them

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