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Get in Gear: Massage Gym Ball

I always see the most interesting gym accessories and one of the most interesting finds that I've recently come across is a Massage Gym Ball ($8.99).

Basically it is just like any other stability/exercise ball, except that it’s covered in little nubs -- My guess is that some people use it to get a mini-massage while doing their exercises on the ball. While I am all for multitasking, I have yet to find the need for this in my own home gym, but I find them interesting to use at the gym. If getting a mini massage while working your core sounds like a great idea, then buy the ball from Amazon.com.

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urbanrosed urbanrosed 10 years
I'll stick with my smooth grey ball, because that just looks painful! Thanks, megan83!
megan83 megan83 10 years
I don't recommend these. Those little nubs are a lot spikier that you'd think! I ended up buying a new one.
mwmsjuly19 mwmsjuly19 10 years
Looks painful.
ssngeorge ssngeorge 10 years
as a Massage Therapist I just say, huh?
beingtazim beingtazim 10 years
how big is this? it seems pretty cheap.
kgtg1 kgtg1 10 years
I use this in my gym bc it is the best sized ball... but I never knew it was for a massage? It doesn't feel very different, so I'd save my money!
pinkflats pinkflats 10 years
that is interesting and who doesn't love a good massage.
pinkkiwii84 pinkkiwii84 10 years
I wonder how effective it is? I just want it because it's pink. My ball is a boring gray color.
llendril llendril 10 years
interesting. i've been looking into getting an exercise ball. maybe this is one to consider. i never could pass up a massage . . .
JenBrett JenBrett 10 years
this looks so comfy
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