Yoga Accessories Anchorage AK

Local resource for yoga accessories in Anchorage, AK. Includes detailed information on local fitness retailers and sporting good stores that give access to yoga mats, yoga clothing, yoga pants, yoga blocks, yoga bricks, yoga straps, and yoga gloves.

Quickfit
(907) 569-0074
PO Box 244125
Anchorage, AK
 
Alaska Tent & Tarp
(907) 562-2293
100 E Intl Airport Rd
Anchorage, AK
 
Soccer Locker
(907) 277-2572
1008 W Northern Lights Blvd
Anchorage, AK
 
World Wide Angler
(907) 561-0662
510 W Tudor Rd Ste 3
Anchorage, AK
 
Mountain View Sports Center
(907) 563-8600
3838 Old Seward Hwy
Anchorage, AK
 
Great Outdoor Clothing Company
(907) 277-6665
1200 W Northern Lights Blvd
Anchorage, AK
 
Play It Again Sports
(907) 278-7529
2636 Spenard Rd
Anchorage, AK
 
The Female Athlete & Team Store
(907) 562-7529
639 W Intl Airport Rd
Anchorage, AK
 
Alaska Mountaineering & Hiking
(907) 272-1811
2633 Spenard Rd
Anchorage, AK
 
Wiggy's Alaska
(907) 336-1330
8225 Old Seward Hwy Ste A
Anchorage, AK
 

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Yoga Mats

When you become Zen-like while practicing some yoga, you need to focus on your breathing and pose, not on your yoga mat. The main purpose of a yoga mat is to provide a safe and stable surface for standing and balancing while you perform your yoga poses.

Before dedicating your body, mind and spirit to one yoga mat, you'll want to look a bit deeper into its aura I mean it's construction. When you're at the store don't be afraid to test the yoga mat in the following ways before you buy:

  • Lay the mat flat on the floor after it's been rolled up to test if it remains flat.
  • Test the mat for traction by laying it on the concrete or wood floor. Stand on it and shift your weight back and forth to see if it stays in place.
  • Take your shoes off and test if your feet stick to the mat uncomfortably. Yoga movements should be fluid so a mat sticking to your feet could encumber your Zen-ness.
  • If you like one mat in particular, carry it around while you browse to test its weight.
  • Inquire about the manufacturer's warranty.
  • Many yogis are in tune with nature. Therefore, feel free to inquire if the mat is environmentally friendly?
  • Pinch the mat between your fingers to test its resistance to compression.
  • Sprinkle some water on the mat (to simulate sweat) and smooth your hand along its surface to test its traction when wet.
  • If you plan to travel with the mat find one with a strapped carrying case for easy mobility.
  • The majority of yoga mats are ...

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