Fitness

Your guide to finding healthy, sustainable fitness products for your family. We help you navigate the world of eco-friendly yoga mats and fitness products, offering the information you need to avoid greenwashing and choose brands committed to manufacturing products that are good for your health and the health of the environment. Some our most popular reviews have rated the best electric road bikes, and ski brands, and we have also published features on how climate change is re-shaping outdoor recreation, like our story on the ski resorts most threatened by climate change.

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Buying a reusable water bottle lets you opt out of the single-use plastic story, saving up to 150 plastic bottles in a year alone.
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Winter weather is becoming a rarer experience all over the globe, and it’s having a profound effect on the ski industry as we know it. 
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We've done some research and determined the best sustainable skis that you can buy. Here's what you need to know about the companies.
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We've done some research and determined the best road electric bikes that you can buy. Here's what you need to know about the products.
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It’s slim pickings in the world of eco-friendly, non-toxic yoga mats. Here are some mats that ditch the VOCs for healthier yoga sessions.
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If you're not sure what to look for in a yoga mat in general, here are some key things to consider, including the materials it's made from.
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Yoga mat certifications can be a bit of a mystery to the casual observer, but we're here to shine some light on them. Here's what you need to know.
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Anyone who's unrolled a new yoga mat is familiar with that 'new yoga mat smell' - but what you're smelling may actually be VOCs and dangerous chemicals.
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The Gurus Roots Yoga Mat is made with natural, sustainably sourced cork and rubber, meaning it's eco-friendly and non-toxic. Here's our review.
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Not sure what to do with that old yoga mat and don't want to throw it away? We have 12 ideas for using an old yoga mat around your house.