Exercise Mats Washington DC

Exercise mats bring two vital functions to your workout. First, they absorb impact. This means that the mat will absorb the majority of the stress from your aerobic activity so that your joints aren't damaged. Secondly, exercise mats provide a safe, non-slip surface while you work out.

Dick's Sporting Goods
(703) 933-0736
5714 Columbia Pike
Bailey'S Crossroads, VA
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(301) 947-0200
2 Grand Corner Avenue
Gaithersburg, MD
 
One To One Fitness Center
(202) 347-5347
555 13th St NW Ste C112
Washington, DC
 
Modell's Sporting Goods
(202) 399-6583
1518 Benning Road
Washington, DC
Hours
9:30AM - 8:30PM MONDAY - THURSDAY
9:00AM - 9:00PM FRIDAY - SATURDAY
11:00AM - 7:00PM SUNDAY

Nash's Sports Center
(202) 488-4440
704 Lenfant Plz SW
Washington, DC
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(301) 885-1762
11080 Mall Circle Road
Waldorf, MD
 
City Sports
(202) 544-6083
727 7th St NW
Washington, DC
 
Sports Zone Corp
(202) 232-1395
2301 Georgia Ave NW
Washington, DC
 
Levtran Inc
(202) 462-1500
1935 14th St NW
Washington, DC
 
Fleet Feet DC
(202) 387-3888
1841 Columbia Rd NW
Washington, DC
 

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If you've ever done abdominal crunches on a cold, hard floor then you know that an exercise mat can turn a spine-jerking into a cushioned setting for creating abs o' steel in comfort.

Exercise mats bring two vital functions to your workout. First, they absorb impact. This means that the mat will absorb the majority of the stress from your aerobic activity so that your joints aren't damaged. Secondly, exercise mats provide a safe, non-slip surface while you work out. For example, it's nice to have peace of mind that you won't end up flat on your face when performing those pretzel-twisting yoga moves. Or alternately, an exercise mat can be used as a firm surface for larger piece of exercise equipment such as treadmills or steppers so that you don't scratch your home's beautiful hardwood floors.

When shopping for an exercise mat look for one constructed of PVC foam with a non-slip bottom. The thickness of the mat will depend on its intended use. For instance, exercise mats used for yoga or Pilates should be thin, but heavy duty; whereas exercise mats used for any type of martial arts combat should be thicker to absorb your falls. If you're using an exercise mat as floor protection, look for the thickest one you can find, but ensure it has a non-slip bottom. If you're limited for space, look for an exercise mat that rolls up. Roll up mats are easily stored and many come with matching tote bags for easy mobility to the gym or on vacation. Exercise mats st...

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