Comparing Home Martial Arts Puzzle Mats Video
Compare Thicknesses and Surface Textures of Home Martial Arts Puzzle Mats
Professional quality home martial arts puzzle mats are designed for multiple disciplines.
Mat thicknesses and surface textures are tailored to meet the needs of specific types of martial arts.
Greatmats home puzzle mats range from 7/8 inch to 1 5/8 inches thick. At 1 inch thick or less, martial arts mats are designed for striking arts such as taekwondo or karate.
1 5/8 inch thick mats offer greater fall protection and are intended for disciplines where groundwork and throwing are prevalent. Greatmats Home MMA BJJ mats offer a 4 foot critical fall-height rating.
The amount of contact the mat will have skin or footwear helps determine which surface texture works best.
The thatch texture of taekwondo mat is resistant to scuffing from shoes and boots.
The smooth, leather-like surface of karate mats is easy on bare feet.
For wrestling, BJJ and MMA, our no-burn tatami surface provides traction without causing floor burns.
Each interlocking tile is 2x2 ft in size and has a Shore C hardness rating of between 35 to 40, similar to that of a gel shoe insole. Most have two border strips attached for finishing edges.