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
- Kendra P.Verified BuyerRated 2 out of 5 stars2 years agoReviewingGaiam Moroccan Garden Printed Yoga Mat 68" 4mm Moroccan GardenNot a very nice mat,
Not a very nice mat, slips all around, not what I thought it was going to be at all. Smells terrible. Pretty colors though..
- Rachel D.Verified BuyerRated 5 out of 5 stars2 years agoReviewingGaiam Moroccan Garden Printed Yoga Mat 68" 4mm Moroccan GardenColor is super vibrant quality
Color is super vibrant quality is great for what I need at home. Customer service was also really great my package got sent back due to an address change and they were able to send me everything I had ordered again no problem and I received it very quickly.Preferred Type of Yoga Practice Yin (Restorative), Meditation, OtherLevel of Yoga Expertise BeginnerFrequency (a week) 2-4Perspiration Level ModerateDurability Star RatingRated 4.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
- Catherine C.Verified BuyerRated 5 out of 5 stars2 years agoReviewingGaiam Moroccan Garden Printed Yoga Mat 68" 4mm Moroccan GardenAwesome! It's what I expected
I love the color and texture.Preferred Type of Yoga Practice Vinyasa, MeditationLevel of Yoga Expertise BeginnerFrequency (a week) 5-7Perspiration Level LightDurability Star RatingRated 5.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
- Annette C.Verified BuyerRated 5 out of 5 stars2 years agoReviewingGaiam Moroccan Garden Printed Yoga Mat 68" 4mm Moroccan GardenGreat mat!
Great mat!Preferred Type of Yoga Practice VinyasaLevel of Yoga Expertise BeginnerFrequency (a week) 5-7Perspiration Level ModerateDurability Star RatingRated 5.0 on a scale of 1 to 5