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Frequently asked questions

What are the U9 yoga mats made from?

Suede like top U9 yoga mat:

Our suede like top U9 yoga mats are not only bloody awesome designs and colours (if we do say so ourselves) they are made of a biodegradable, recyclable 100% natural tree rubber base and microfiber top and printed with non-fade, water based inks. They are free from silicone, toxic glue, and phthalates. Our mats are perfect for a crazy sweaty practice, the more you sweat the more you grip!

Rubber U9 yoga mat:

Our rubber U9 yoga mats are not only super grippy with epic designs engraved on the surface which you can also personalise, they are free of latex, silicon, pvc, chlorine and phthalates!

What are the U9 yoga towels made from?

Our U9 yoga towels are not only bloody awesome designs and colours (if we do say so ourselves) they have a soft suede-like texture and the microfiber fabric is comprised of 80% polyester and 20% nylon. They are lightweight and can catch insane amounts of your sweat!

What are the U9 boxing gloves made from?

Our U9 boxing gloves are not only bloody awesome designs and colours (if we do say so ourselves), but made of 100% cow hide leather outer and a microfiber inner.

What are the U9 boxing wraps made of?

Our U9 Boxing wraps are made of elasticised bandage material ensures reduced slip and allows for flexibility while training.

What are the U9 beach towels made of?

Our U9 beach towels are made of 80% polyester & 20% polyamide.

What are the U9 beach pillows made of?

Our U9 beach pillow are made of 100% cotton filling. The inner sleeve is made of 90% polyester & 10% cotton. Outer printed sleeve is made of 85% nylon & 15% spandex. 

What are the U9 mini bands made of? 

 Our mini bands are made of 100% natural latex

How do I wash my U9 Yoga Mat?

Suede like top U9 yoga mat:

Our mats are washing machine-friendly, just wash on a gentle/delicate’s cycle, cold water, alone and then hang to dry. NO detergent, NO softeners, NO bleach or alternatively you can hand wash them with a wet cloth. This saves on water and will prolong the life of your mat. DO NOT PUT IN THE DRYER.

Rubber U9 yoga mat:

Wipe your mat down with water to clean. DO NOT PUT THEM IN THE WASHING MACHINE OR DRYER.

How often do I need to wash my U9 yoga mat? 

Depending on the type of practice, how sweaty you get and personal preference, we recommend washing your mat every 1-3 uses. If you choose to not wash your mat, still hang it after practice to dry out.

How do I wash my U9 yoga towel?

Machine wash on a gentle cycle. Light detergent, no softeners or bleach. Hang to dry or tumble dry on low heat.

How do I wash my U9 beach towel?

Super easy to clean, pop in the washing machine for a gentle cold wash with like colours and hang out to dry. DO NOT TUMBLE DRY, BLEACH, IRON OR DRY CLEAN.

How do I wash my U9 beach pillow?

Super easy to clean, unzip the outer layer, remove outer sleeve and pop in the washing machine for a gentle cold wash and lay flat to dry. DO NOT TUMBLE DRY, BLEACH, IRON OR DRY CLEAN.

How do I clean my U9 boxing gloves?

Boxing gloves can become smelly and home for bacteria because of germs caused by sweating and wetness. If you want to keep your gloves from being stinky, there are few things you can do:

  1. Letting them dry completely will keep germs from breeding. If you don’t dry your gloves after wearing them, they may become stinky.
  2. Hang your gloves in a well-ventilated area and only put them back in your bag once dry.
  3. Wipe your gloves after every use with a paper towel. Doing this will minimise moisture that is the home for bacteria.

How do I wash my U9 boxing wraps?

Machine wash on a gentle cycle, light detergent and with like colours. Hang to dry or tumble dry on low heat. (you may want to put them in a wash bag, so they don’t get tangled with your other washing)

Why am I slipping on my suede like top U9 yoga mat?

 We recommend lightly spraying the mat with a little water or just wetting your hands/feet at the start of your practice. This will help activate the mats grip before you start to get sweaty. During a super sweaty practice, the mat could reach its absorbency capacity. If you see any puddling, just use a small hand towel to remove the excess

Why is my U9 towel slipping on my mat? 

Our towels are 100% microfiber and work best atop common sticky mats, rubber mats, and textured mats. Washing and tumble drying your towel will help to remove any creases from packaging and lay flatter as well.

How do I store my awesome U9 yoga mat?

Suede like top U9 yoga mat:

Make sure the mat is completely dry, roll the mat up keeping the towel side on the exterior and secure with the strap. Store out of direct sunlight to keep the colours vibrant.

Rubber U9 yoga mat:

Make sure the mat is completely dry, roll the mat up keeping the engraved side on the exterior and secure with the strap. DO NOT FOLD as this will crease the mat. Store out of direct sunlight and avoid hot areas for prolonged periods of time as this can affect the rubber. Avoid contact with oils and body lotions as this may mark the surface of the mat.

How do I store my awesome U9 boxing gloves?

Dry your gear and store out of your training bag in a well-ventilated area away from direct sunlight

How do I store my U9 boxing wraps?

They should be rolled up after each use, but only once DRY. When you roll them up, start rolling at the end or where the Velcro enclosure is. This will make it easy for you to put them on the next time you go to use them

How do I store my U9 mini bands?

Put your bands back in their bag when you are finished using them. This will protect them from exposure to the sun and other possible environmental elements.
When in storage, your bands should be kept out of direct sunlight, extreme heat or cold. If the bands are ever used in chlorinated water,you should thoroughly rinse them with tap water and dry them in a flat position.

What safety precautions do I need to consider?

Here is some important information to help you make an appropriate personal choice relating to activities and the use of U9 products.

Boxing, martial arts, kick boxing and related fitness activities that use this product are contact activities which can result in serious injury and or death.  Approval by your physician prior to partaking in any of these activities is necessary. Qualified instruction for correct technique is also advised to reduce risk of injury.

Do not use U9 Mini bands if you have a latex allergy. Take care to not use the bands against rough or abrasive surfaces.  Try not to overstretch the bands.Normal stretching is 2-3 times the starting length.  Make sure to warm up before using the bands.  Consult your physician before starting any exercise program.

Users of all U9 equipment and products do so at their own risk as U9 products are not warranted to prevent injury or death. 

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