Yoga Accessories Parkersburg WV

Local resource for yoga accessories in Parkersburg, WV. 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.

Uncle Bob's Outdoors
(304) 485-0014
2311 Ohio Ave
Parkersburg, WV
 
Pacific Sunwear
(304) 422-5300
Grand Central Mall
Parkersburg, WV
 
Shirt Factory and Sporting Goods
(304) 428-0566
1606 Dupont Rd
Parkersburg, WV
 
On the Run
(304) 422-8916
3207 1SA-3207-1 Emerson A
Parkersburg, WV
 
Steve & Barry's University Spor
(304) 424-6500
100 Grand Central Ave
Parkersburg, WV
 
Emerson Bowling Lanes
(304) 485-7406
1501 36th St
Parkersburg, WV
 
Boone's Bow Shop
(304) 863-6962
1545 Larkmead Rd
Parkersburg, WV
 
American Eagle Outfitters
(304) 485-9101
Grand Central Mall
Parkersburg, WV
 
Old Navy
(304) 424-7091
830 Grand Central Ave
Vienna, WV
 
Golf Club of West Virginia
(304) 464-4420
Waverly, WV
 

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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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