Time and Martial Arts Mats

Time is a precious resource, and with a few martial arts mats in your home, you can practice your martial arts any time of the day or night. Waiting for the next studio session or packing things up to head to the gym isn’t the best use of time when it comes to how your martial arts practice progresses, so having a home martial arts gym or practice area can save you time and kick your practice up a notch.  Continue reading “Time and Martial Arts Mats”

The Best Martial Arts Mats for Your New Home Studio

Having the right martial arts floor mats in your home for practice can make a huge difference in your experience. EVA foam martial arts mats provide superior grip and cushion falls, and are affordable and easy to install yourself. Don’t neglect your foundation as you set up your own martial arts practice space at home. Once you’ve got that firm foundation, the rest will be easier, more comfortable, and will produce the results you’ve been looking for.

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Choose the Best Martial Arts Mats

What do you see when you look at the martial arts mats in the studio where you take classes? Thin, slippery, and injury-inviting mats? Probably not. If you’re at a good studio, you see amply thick, sturdy, shock-absorbing martial arts mats that stay in place. If you’re really lucky, the martial arts mats are textured to provide extra traction. Many of our martial arts mats customers owns studios and use our martial arts mats to cover their floors. Here’s why you should follow their lead. Continue reading “Choose the Best Martial Arts Mats”

A Martial Arts Mat for Every Martial Art

Making your home martial arts practice area better suited to your needs is easy with EVA foam tatami finish martial arts mats. Doesn’t matter which art you practice, because the mats come in varying thicknesses so you can find the one that suits your needs perfectly. Continue reading “A Martial Arts Mat for Every Martial Art”

Tradition and Protection

Martial arts is one of those things that’s just steeped in tradition, and not much about most of the practices changes over time. When it does though, it’s usually in the name of reducing injury without reducing results. Unless you’re training with Bruce Lee, the opponent you’re typically most likely to get hurt facing is the floor, so flooring is one of the few things that you’ll want to really look at improving as you plan your martial arts practice. Fortunately, our modern era has produced some pretty exceptional martial arts mats which mimic the texture of traditional tatami flooring while cushioning and protecting the practitioner who takes a tumble. Continue reading “Tradition and Protection”

Protecting the Martial Artist

Martial artists are usually trained to protect themselves, but a hard floor and a bad fall can equal a bad injury. It’s our job to make sure you’re protected when you practice, whether at home or in your gym, with our Tatami finish martial arts mats. We can’t guarantee an injury-free workout or competition, but you’ll be much safer and more secure in your practice knowing you have a professional grade surface beneath you to absorb shock and pad falls. Continue reading “Protecting the Martial Artist”

Your Key to Martial Arts Success at Home

What’s going to be the key to making your home martial arts practice the most successful it can be? Believe it or not, it could very well be your floor. Think about it this way: you’re practicing on a carpeted living room or basement floor, you lose your grip, and down you go. Rug burns to say the least, but quite likely an abbreviated workout because of soreness and possibly injury. Practicing martial arts on the correct floor, however, will keep you safe and help you make the most of your practice time. Continue reading “Your Key to Martial Arts Success at Home”

Protecting Kids During Martial Arts Practice

If you’ve enrolled your kids in martial arts classes at a local studio, good for you! Martial arts are a fantastic way to engage kids in an active and healthy lifestyle with benefits across the board. The only concern, as in any other activity in which they participate, is their safety. When they come home from class and want to continue practicing, where are they going to do it? The family room or basement? No way – not safe. The answer is to create a space in your home with martial arts mats on the floor so they can show off their new forms and continue to practice in safety. Continue reading “Protecting Kids During Martial Arts Practice”