Made of fast-growing, renewable cork, Waterglider International cork yoga blocks are exceptionally firm and stable, comfortable, and durable making it the perfect tool. Yoga blocks are ideal for yoga students of all levels, as they help beginners perform postures that would otherwise be too difficult, while more advanced practitioners can use them to improve strength, balance, and alignment supported backbends and certain standing and sitting poses.
Made from the bark of long-lived cork oak trees, cork is stripped from the trees every decade, a process that actually maintains the health of the trees and their surrounding ecosystem. Cork is extremely durable yet slightly porous, giving it the perfect balance for use in yoga blocks. Plus, cork"s natural texture provides traction, while the rounded edges create a comfortable surface for supported poses. Since cork is a completely natural fiber it is produced without the use of any toxic chemicals during harvesting and manufacturing.