Yoga Accessories Middleton WI

Local resource for yoga accessories in Middleton, WI. 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.

Dick's Sporting Goods
(608) 829-1313
237 West Towne Mall
Madison, WI
 
Wisconsin Active Sportswear
(608) 827-0850
9905 Fallen Leaf Dr
Middleton, WI
 
Eagle Optics
(608) 836-6568
2120 W Greenview Dr Ste 4
Middleton, WI
 
Suter's Gold Medal Sports
(608) 821-1220
2616 Pleasant View Rd
Middleton, WI
 
Fontana Sports Specialties
(608) 833-9191
7948 Tree Ln
Madison, WI
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(608) 241-2764
350 East Towne Mall
Madison, WI
 
All American Wrestling Supply
(608) 831-8733
8845 S Greenview Dr
Middleton, WI
 
Fleet Feet Sports
(608) 833-9999
8440 Old Sauk Rd
Middleton, WI
 
Dollamur
(608) 831-0398
8845 S Greenview Dr Ste 5
Middleton, WI
 
Wisconsin Active Sportswear
(608) 833-3951
225 Junction Rd
Madison, WI
 

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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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