The 4 Bags Any Professional or Home Gym Should Have

The 4 Bags Any Professional or Home Gym Should Have

Bag training is essential for boxing, MMA, and many different styles of martial arts; it’s also a great form of cardio for those looking to get in shape. That’s why it’s essential for any home gym or fitness facility to have a collection of training bags. Depending on...
What’s the Difference Between MMA and Boxing Gloves?

What’s the Difference Between MMA and Boxing Gloves?

They may seem similar, but there are big time differences between boxing and MMA gloves. They are, after all, meant for two very different sports. Boxing gloves are designed for one thing: punching. They allow fighters to hit as hard as possible without hurting their...
Introducing: Zebra Training Gear and Equipment

Introducing: Zebra Training Gear and Equipment

Back in 1997, we started our small business by bringing premium quality mat systems, designed for all martial arts disciplines, to budding gyms in the U.S. More than 25 years later, we now help gym owners all over the world build facilities that allow everyone from...
Tips to Make Your Martial Arts Mats Last Longer

Tips to Make Your Martial Arts Mats Last Longer

Your Zebra martial arts mats can take a beating, but they were designed to be used only as mats for grappling, MMA, yoga, and traditional martial arts practices. These mats are tough, but they are not indestructible. Certain things can damage them, so if you want to...
The 4 Most Popular Martial Arts Home Gym Designs

The 4 Most Popular Martial Arts Home Gym Designs

Designing your own home gym space can be very rewarding. It gives you the opportunity to build a training space that is unique to you, the type of martial arts you practice, and the goals you want to accomplish. But where do you begin? How do you know the right way to...
5 Things to Know About Zebra Product Shipping

5 Things to Know About Zebra Product Shipping

Ordering martial arts mats, especially in bulk for a facility, is not like purchasing something at a normal online retailer. These items are large, bulky, and heavy, measuring about 2 meters x 1 meter (39.375″ x 78.75″), or about 21.5 square feet. Depending on the...
How to Rest and Reset at the End of the Year

How to Rest and Reset at the End of the Year

By Elisabeth Clay  Everyone talks about the hard camps and the dieting—and how hard and stressful it is — but I don’t think enough people talk about how hard it can be (at least for me) to take intentional time off. How lazy you can feel, and how much anxiety can you...