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The Most Important Martial Arts Mat Features

The Most Important Martial Arts Mat Features

Shopping for martial arts mats? If you’re confused by the sheer amount of information that is being thrown your way, you’re not alone. Outfitting your training space with new martial arts mats is a big process. There’s a lot to consider, and making the right choice is...

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Martial Arts Facility Design Mistakes You Shouldn’t Make

Martial Arts Facility Design Mistakes You Shouldn’t Make

There are few things more exciting than opening your first facility. That is, after you have put the work into designing and building it. This creation process, while fun and exciting in its own right, is wrought with pitfalls. These facility design mistakes can make...

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How Important is a Martial Arts Training Environment?

How Important is a Martial Arts Training Environment?

By Elisabeth Clay  I think this is something that can and does get looked over a lot.  Just because there is high level training there doesn’t mean the environment is necessarily the best. The environment you are in has a HUGE impact on how you perform and learn. You...

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How to Install Rubber Flooring in Your Gym

How to Install Rubber Flooring in Your Gym

If you’re operating a martial arts, yoga, or fitness facility, you may have questions about how to install rubber flooring in your space. Zebra Fitness Rubber is available in roll-outs or puzzle tiles. The rolled rubber flooring is ideal for covering larger areas and...

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The Benefits of Training on Foam Yoga Tiles

The Benefits of Training on Foam Yoga Tiles

There are many reasons to use foam yoga tiles instead of traditional wood or tile flooring in your yoga studio. The most critical benefits include providing a cushioned surface to protect from falls, added stability to allow for more complex yoga poses, easy care and...

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How to Choose the Right Colors for Your Martial Arts Facility

How to Choose the Right Colors for Your Martial Arts Facility

Every martial arts, yoga, and fitness facility contains one common element that is a large part of members’ first impressions and is crucial to branding: the colors they see. It’s basic and simple, and yet it’s a cornerstone of every gym and studio. How, then, should...

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Tips to Maximize Storage Space at Your Martial Arts Facility

Tips to Maximize Storage Space at Your Martial Arts Facility

Gyms and studios exist in a wide variety of sizes. Some are multi-room facilities, others are as small as garage gyms, which are often a first location for aspiring martial arts and fitness business owners. On the other end of the spectrum, established gyms may dwarf...

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What Are the Advantages of Using Modular Bag Rack Systems?

What Are the Advantages of Using Modular Bag Rack Systems?

Every martial arts facility shares a common struggle: space. Whether it’s space for training, storage, or guests, space is at a premium for every facility. There just never seems to be enough of it, no matter how much you optimize the layout of your training space. ...

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