BSW tatami martial arts mats

Reliable, Versatile, Durable - Martial Arts Mats for professionals

Most martial arts athletes have known about the high quality of  BSW tatami and BSW MMA mats for decades. BSW tatami belong just as much to international championships as to regular training in judo clubs. Already back in 1972, during the Olympic Games in Munich, BSW had developed the pioneering properties of its martial arts mats. These martial arts mats have been setting international standards since then and have been continuously improved up to today. Together with our partners, we have turned BSW tatami into the most sold martial arts mats worldwide. Based on renowned quality of our martial arts mats, our delivery service and good value for money, we have sold several million square metres of our mats. BSW tatami – the ultimate range for the world of martial arts mats.

The BSW mat configurator is the new service tool of BSW. It helps you to find the right martial arts mats. You can also calculate the amount of mats which is needed for your area. 

BSW tatami professional are the world’s best-selling martial arts mats from BSW. For decades these mats have been used for international judo championships and Olympic Games. They have set standards worldwide with incomparable quality for martial arts mats. The BSW tatami professional combines the highest reliability with the best sporting properties and a long service life. On the basis of years of experience, it offers a finely adjusted balance between a firm surface, so that the athletes do not sink into it during combat, and impact protection, because, after all, impact heights in judo are possible up to two metres. Faulty materials can have the worst possible effects.
Areas of application
Competition and for teaching and practising judo and all other grabbing and throwing martial arts at the expert level.
BSW tatami training stands out with increased force reduction, making it ideal for less experienced athletes. The softer mat helps to prevent injuries, makes it easier to learn how to fall and also cushions uncontrolled falls.
Areas of application
For teaching and training judo and all other grabbing and throwing martial arts.
Intensive training is needed to learn how to throw and fall properly. BSW tatami impact has been developed especially for training sessions that practice throwing and falling. Accordingly, BSW tatami impact caters to cushioning the impact on falling to reduce the burden on athletes.
Areas of application
For teaching and practising falling and throwing techniques.
In tae kwon do and other striking and kicking martial arts, most movements are performed standing. Accordingly, this striking arts mat has to offer a secure stance, without hindering stepping and jumping movements through too soft a base. And yet the martial arts mat must have sufficient elasticity in the event of a fall. With a thickness of 25 or 30 mm, the mats are rated for falls from a relatively low height.
Areas of application
Competition and training of tae kwon do, karate, kick-boxing, kung fu.
The BSW tatami special striking arts mat is the opposite of the soft training mat. Its two far higher foam densities form a firm, secure basis. The force reduction of approx. 69% lie between those of the BSW tatami professional mat and a soft, point elastic sports floor where force reduction has to exceed 50% according to the standard. The relatively hard martial arts mat provides a firm surface for kicking and striking techniques and for fast footwork, as in kung fu or kendo.
Areas of application
For teaching and practising karate, tae kwon do, kung fu and all other kicking and striking techniques.
BSW tatami grab and kick is the versatile mat for martial arts that combine grabbing, throwing, kicking and striking such as jiu jitsu and hapkido. The martial arts mat offer secures, anti-slip standing and stepping, cushions falls from a medium height and supports the body during manoeuvres on the floor.
Areas of application
For teaching and practising jiu jitsu, hapkido and other combination techniques with striking, kicking, grabbing and throwing.
Mixed martial arts make particular demands of the artists, and they in turn of their equipment. BSW MMA professional martial arts mats create ideal flooring for top level competition. The elasticity of this mixed martial arts mats is rated to the versatility of all associated combat techniques. It ensures firm footing for sprawl-and-brawl with sufficient cushioning for falls. It protects the body during floor combat, but is firm enough not to hinder movements.
Areas of application
Mixed martial arts, competition and advanced training.
BSW MMA training martial arts mats are basically identical to the professional mats, but has a softer foam core. The martial arts mat cushions falls better and offers the body more support during clinch fighting and submission grappling. BSW MMA training mat is also available in two thicknesses for additionally graduated levels of softness.
Areas of application
Mixed martial arts, practise and advanced training.
BSW combat is the mat for serious close-combat training by armed forces. It has the same foam core as BSW MMA professional martial arts mats, thus offering balanced protection and strength for experienced combatants. The mats have an especially thick, hard-wearing fabric cover that withstands training in full equipment and combat boots. The non-textured vinyl surface avoids mat burn and is easy to clean. BSW combat mats are used in military training centres, and also for amateur self-training under realistic conditions in everyday clothing.
Areas of application
Close-combat training and practice for armed forces, police and secure services; demanding self-defence courses.