Self-Confidence is a Child’s Best Defense

Teaching children that it’s wrong to use violence as a way to end conflict is good training, but making sure they’re able to defend themselves if necessary can be as simple as providing them with some martial arts mats at home to continue practicing what they learn in self-defense class at the studio. The more they learn, the more they want to practice, so having a safe place at home to do that practice will speed up their progress and increase their self-confidence. Continue reading Self-Confidence is a Child’s Best Defense

Adding Martial Arts to Jumpstart Your Workout

With a few martial arts mats in a space in your home, you can add a new flavor to a workout routine that might be tasting a little bland. Incorporating some martial arts into your daily workout can increase your progress and improve results as well as offer some focused mental discipline. Continue reading Adding Martial Arts to Jumpstart Your Workout

Three Key Ingredients for a Successful Home Martial Arts Practice

Bringing your martial arts practice home from the studio for practice is a sure-fire way to increase the speed of your progress, and with some martial arts mats in a designated space in your home, you can be sure you’ll be safe and supported in your new endeavor. Continue reading Three Key Ingredients for a Successful Home Martial Arts Practice

Tatami for Protection

By definition, martial arts mats offer a lot of protection to the student of the martial arts, but the mats with the textured surfaces go above and beyond the call of duty. All martial arts mats should provide ample padding to protect from throws and falls, but those with a surface that mimics the original tatami rice straw mats offer just a little bit more, and that’s why they’re the best choice when you’re installing a martial arts practice area in your home. Continue reading Tatami for Protection