Founded in 1988 in Boulder, Colorado by Jirka Rysavy, Gaiam® has long promoted the health and well-being of the individual and environment. "Gaiam" comes from the combination of the words "Gaia", meaning Mother Earth, and "I Am". This ideal has guided them towards success as they pursue the market on a personal and global level. Originally, started as a catalog business, Gaiam has since blossomed into a multi-media corporation. The company has since delved into yoga, fitness, bed & bath, and home & garden products.
Despite their expansion Gaiam has remained true to its core values of quality and sustainability. In all its business ventures, these values have been its one constant. Through its products, Gaiam aims to preserve the Earth and help its inhabitants. Gaiam believes that all living things are connected, and that by providing tools that increase awareness and healthy living, the Earth as a whole will benefit.
No better is its desire and passion evident than in its yoga line. With world-renowned yogis like Rodney Yee and Suzanne Deason sponsoring Gaiam's products, customers can rest assured they're receiving the best of the best. With products like the 68" Yoga Essentials® Mat or the Rodney Yee DVD kit, Gaiam has displayed its complete commitment to the yoga industry.
Fitness as a whole is Gaiam's larger focus. Whether you're just beginning to work out or already have a steady routine, Gaiam has products like the Gaiam Fitness Trainer Heart Rate Monitor and the Gaiam Calorie Coach Pedometer that can help you achieve your goals. No matter your goal, or your level of fitness, Gaiam is there every step of the way.
Reviews and Questions
- Cindy T.Verified BuyerRated 3 out of 5 stars1 month agoReviewingGaiam Kid's Birdsong Yoga Mat 60" 4mm Green/Multicute, but thin
This is a cute mat, but I was expecting it to be a little more sturdy for a toddler.
- Sujata S.Verified BuyerRated 5 out of 5 stars1 year agoReviewingGaiam Kid's Birdsong Yoga Mat 60" 4mm Green/MultiCould not have asked for more.
Very comfortable and slip resistant. I love the feeling of doing Yoga on this mat and my son loves the print. I would order more if they had more in stock. Your kids and students will love it.Preferred Type of Yoga Practice Yin (Restorative), Meditation, OtherLevel of Yoga Expertise IntermediateFrequency (a week) 2-4Perspiration Level LightDurability Star RatingRated 3.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
- Rachel D.Verified BuyerRated 5 out of 5 stars2 years agoReviewingGaiam Kid's Birdsong Yoga Mat 60" 4mm Green/MultiMy 18 month loves the
My 18 month loves the bright colors on this mat. He also loves doing his yoga, this mat is perfect for him. Nice and comfy and durable too. The odor of a new mat did go away fairly quickly.Preferred Type of Yoga Practice OtherLevel of Yoga Expertise BeginnerFrequency (a week) 2-4Perspiration Level LightDurability Star RatingRated 4.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
- Julie c.Verified BuyerRated 5 out of 5 stars3 years agoReviewingGaiam Kid's Birdsong Yoga Mat 60" 4mm Green/MultiSuper cute!
I purchased this for my niece. She loves it! It is durable and cute!Preferred Type of Yoga Practice Yin (Restorative)Level of Yoga Expertise BeginnerFrequency (a week) 0-1Perspiration Level LightDurability Star RatingRated 5.0 on a scale of 1 to 5