If you are thinking of getting serious about your health and wellbeing, yoga is one of the best ways you can start. There are tons of benefits to yoga. It helps you manage stress and also makes you more flexible.
Plus, you can even lose weight with yoga. Perhaps the best thing of all, you can do yoga at your home or a studio. The choice is yours. No matter how you choose to perform yoga, though, you are going to need some equipment.
Having said that, a quick google search for yoga starter sets will come up with thousands of results. Which one should you buy? Worry not. In this article, we rounded up the 10 best yoga starter sets you can buy. We also have a buyer’s guide to give you everything you need to know about started sets. So, let’s start with the review.
Product Description: if you are just starting, this one should do the work just fine. The REEHUT set is a full-features set with everything you might need when doing yoga. It is a 6-piece set and has a yoga mat, yoga blocks, a towel, and even a strap as well.
Design and Quality: Design-wise, we really can’t complain. It is a solid tone finish, and you can choose from three different colors. You have a blue option, a purple one, and the classic black. The quality of the mat and the blocks were top-notch. The towel and hand towel were very absorbent and quite soft as well—all in all, a great way to start taking care of your health.
Product Description: A yoga block is quite useful for preventing injuries. While yoga is certainly not a dangerous thing to do, not following the proper best practices is no good. Especially for beginners, having a yoga block and a strap will help you stretch and, more importantly, prevent overstretching. This set does not come with a mat, though.
Design and Quality: Grip is an important factor when it comes to yoga gear. Fortunately, this block has plenty of grips thanks to the high-quality EVA foam. You can stay firm on the ground and hold your position with ease. The design is professional, and nothing you would be embarrassed to take with you to a studio.
Product Description: Gaiam is one of the more reputed brands out there when it comes to yoga equipment. All of the mats, blocks, and towels we tested from Gaiam have been of great quality, and this started kit is no exception. The kit comes with everything you need to get started right away. You get a mat, block, towel, and also a strap.
Design and Quality: The design and color options were a bit polarizing. Some of us loved the colors, others not so much. There are two solid color options and one printed one. Whatever your opinion might be about the design, the quality of this set is undeniably top-notch.
Product Description: If our previous set had a polarizing design, the color schemes on this set had everyone in love. But more on the design a bit later. This set from BalanceFrom gets all the basics right and then some more.
It includes everything you would need for yoga. You get a mat, towels, blocks, and more. Maintenance wise, this set has been a joy to work with. You can easily machine wash these without worrying about any damage. Each component is very high quality, especially the mat and the yoga blocks.
Design and Quality: As we mentioned, the design and color scheme of this was loved by everyone. Especially the black one stands out the most and looks quite sleek. It looks professional yet understated.
If you are looking for a set that you can use at home but also take to a studio, this is the one to get.
Product Description: If you are buying something from Amazon, chances are there is a product in whatever category you are shopping for under the AmazonBasics brand.
This 6-piece yoga set from Amazon is a no-frills yoga set that is perfect if you want something reasonably priced that will get you going without much hassle. You can check this out if you are completely new to yoga.
In the set, you get a mat made from durable NBR foam. The mat is also ½ inches thick. So, you should be plenty comfortable when doing poses. There are yoga blocks, a yoga belt, towels, and also a bag for easy carrying.
Design and Quality: Amazon Basics products aren’t quite known for their design. This yoga set, though, surprised us – in a good way. The design is tastefully minimal and professional. The quality of the mat, blocks, and all the other components were very premium and well worth the money as well. Overall, this set from Amazon Basics is a safe choice, no matter what level of yogi you are.
Product Description: This set from Lixada does not come with a mat, though. But, if you own a mat and want a yoga set to add more components to make a complete set, this is the one to get. In this roundup of the best yoga starter sets, this one is the only set that includes a yoga ball.
Other inclusions are a yoga block, one stretching band, a resistant loop band, and also a cotton strap. Each of the components is very durable and high quality. Most important, you can easily wash them too. The last thing you want is a starter set that is hard to maintain and clean after a long session of yoga.
Design and Quality: The design of this set is very basic, but that is not a big problem. We did not face any major flaws. The ball, blocks, and straps were all very good and well made. It gets an easy recommendation from us.
Product Description: Speaking of a full-features set, this one from the guys over at Clever are perhaps the best ones. It has a total of 7 pieces, which is easily one of the highest numbers of included components that we have in this best yoga started sets roundup.
In the set, you get the mandatory mat, blocks, towels, strap, and also a carry case as well. This is hands down one of the more complete yoga starter sets in our roundup.
Design and Quality: The included components won’t matter much if the quality of them isn’t great. Thankfully, we have only praise for the quality here. All of it is very well-made and should last you for a while and through many intense yoga sessions.
You can get this yoga set in different colors. There are five options to choose from. We loved the blue finish of the Clever yoga set this time around. It is vibrant and very good to look at.
Product Description: Portability meets quality with the GoFit 5 Piece Starter Kit. From the name, you can tell it has 5 pieces, which are enough to get you going right from the box.
There is a very high-quality mat, blocks, and a nice little touch was the chart. You can learn proper poses and yoga techniques with the chart, which will come in handy for beginners.
Design and Quality: The quality of the mat is great. It is thick and comfortable and also quite large. So, if you are a rather tall person, this should fit in pretty nicely with your yoga set. The fit and finish of the rest of the components are also nothing to complain about.
Product Description: Coming in 2nd place in our roundup is the very durable and fantastically well featured Ridgeway yoga set. This is also a 7-piece set like some of our other products with high-quality pieces and components and is one of the best ones we tested so far.
Although it is a minor inconvenience, the quality of the components included still holds its own. You get yoga blocks, straps, mats, and all.
Design and Quality: The design of this is nothing special, but that is not to say it is poor. It has an understated design with a blue color scheme. There are no different color options, though.
Product Description: If you’re looking for the best yoga starter set you can buy right now, this yoga set from Sivan sits proudly in our 1st spot for its quality, ease of use, and durability. It comes with 6 components/pieces that should be enough to get you going right from the start.
There is a mat, yoga blocks, towels, a strap, and a hand towel too. All of the components are specially designed to provide great benefits to the user. The towel, for example, is made from microfiber to increase absorption. The mat is also thick and comfortable.
Design and Quality: Right from the bat, the colors and finish of the set are immediately impressive. We love how well made the set is. There are two color options you can choose from too.
When shopping for the best yoga starter set, there are a couple of things you need to look out for to make sure you get the right set. A set comes with a couple of pieces. Ensure these are included in the set.
These were the 10 best yoga starter sets you can buy new right now. For beginners, these sets are a great way to get into yoga without being anxious about which set to buy. All of the sets in our roundup are high-quality and provide a good price to quality ratio.