What Thickness Do I Want For An Exercise Mat?
By Created: September, 2021
Related Product: PaviGym Performance 5.5 mm Fitness Gym Floor Tile N/A
Of the many different thicknesses of exercise mats, some of the most popular options vary in thickness from 5.5mm to 2 ½ inches. That’s not inclusive, however, and even if you want a 4 inch mat, you could find one of those, too.
Thinner mats are typically used under fitness equipment or for activities like yoga and some cardio routines, whereas thick exercise mats are often used for martial arts, gymnastics, wrestling, and workouts where extra shock absorption is needed.
Of the numerous thick exercise mats offered at Greatmats, the following 8 represent some of the most popular products of varying thicknesses:
- PaviGym Performance Fitness Gym Floor Tile - 5.5mm thick
- StayLock Tile Bump Top Black - 9/16 inch thick
- UltraTile Rubber Weight Floor Black - 1 inch thick
- Roll Out Wrestling MMA Mats 5x10 Ft - 1 ¼ inch thick
- Home Cheer Mat 5x10 Ft - 1 ⅜ inch thick
- Home BJJ Mats 2x2 Ft. - 1 ½ inch thick
- Gym Mats 4x10 Ft - 2 inch thick
- Folding Gymnastics Mats 4x8 ft - 2 ½ inch thick
These top notch mats are made using the best materials and are available at affordable prices. Among these are options for virtually any use, with some of them versatile enough to be used for multiple purposes.
These 5.5mm thick exercise mats are wear resistant and designed to prevent slipping. They are super resistant, sound and vibration absorbent, clean, hygienic, and waterproof. It has a loose lay installation with ultra-tight interlocks and commercial grade durability. Although made from virgin rubber, this product has no rubber odor.
These waterproof flooring tiles interlock together tightly without separating over time, and they provide outstanding support. The bump top surface texture provides ergonomic benefits and anti-fatigue properties.
These 2x2 recycled rubber floor tiles are available in many different colors, and they deliver a tough, shock-absorbing surface that is perfect to workout and train on. They feature a patented 1 inch thick top layer and a pedestal underside that offers a raised design under which cables and wiring can be kept out of sight.
Made of PE foam core material and covered by a durable vinyl top, this 5x10 feet mat is long lasting and durable. It can easily and quickly be rolled out when needed and simply rolled back up for storage. It resists curling or rolling back once it is rolled out flat, so it provides a footing you can count on.
This is one of the thick exercise mats out there that you can tumble or do virtually any type of exercise on. They offer plenty of padding and have needle punch carpeting on top of them. They are lightweight, portable, made in the USA, and a breeze to roll up and store.
The mats are waterproof, reversible, and can simply be laid over a flat surface without additional padding or adhesive. They offer superior protection from injury, and they are durable, versatile, and long lasting.
These mats are made of the best materials on the market, such as EPE foam, vinyl, and double stitched seaming with rugged 18-ounce vinyl covers. They will endure a lot of heavy use and rigorous workouts.
These durable mats are made in the USA with the best materials. They have a polyethylene foam filler for high quality protection, and you can custom order them in many different colors. If you want a folding mat, this is among the best available.
Greatmats - For The Best Thick Exercise Mats
The products featured represent some of the best mats on the market, with options to suit just about any preference or need. When you’re ready to order, just reach out to the friendly Greatmats’ team who will help you decide which product or products are perfect for you.
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