Foam roller is a cylindrical tube made of dense cross-linked foam used for self-massage and recovery of muscle strains and tightness. Foam rollers provide gentle massaging action to alleviate muscle pain and release trigger points.
The global Foam Roller Market is estimated to be valued at US$ 408.4 Mn in 2023 and is expected to exhibit a CAGR of 10% over the forecast period 2023 to 2030, as highlighted in a new report published by Coherent Market Insights.
Market key trends:
One of the key trends in the Global Foam Roller Market Size is growing adoption among athletes and fitness enthusiasts. Foam rollers are widely used during warm-ups before workouts and cool-downs post-workouts to minimize muscle soreness. Regular self-myofascial release using foam rollers not only improves blood circulation but also enhances flexibility and range of motion. This enables faster recovery and increased workout sessions per week among athletes. With rising health and fitness awareness, foam roller market is expected to grow at a rapid pace over the forecast period.
Strength: Foam rollers are affordable and portable. They are also easy to use and help to improve flexibility, reduce muscle tension and relieve pain.
Weakness: Foam rollers are not as effective as massage therapy provided by a professional. Their effects are temporary and require consistent use.
Opportunity: Increasing awareness about the health benefits of foam rolling through social media and fitness influencers is driving more people to incorporate it into their workout or recovery routines.
Threats: Other massage and recovery tools like massage guns, vibrating rollers etc. that offer hands-free operation are gaining popularity and capturing market share.
The global foam roller market is expected to witness high growth, exhibiting a CAGR of 10% over the forecast period, due to increasing popularity of self-massage and myofascial release techniques. Foam rolling helps relieve muscle tension, decrease soreness and improve range of motion, flexibility and performance.
North America currently dominates the foam roller market owing to rising health consciousness and frequent adoption of foam rolling among athletes and gym-goers. However, Asia Pacific is expected to be the fastest growing market on account of increasing investments in sports infrastructure and growing participation in sports and outdoor activities in countries like China and India.
Key players operating in the foam roller market are Trigger Point Performance, RumbleRoller, The Original Muscle Roller, LIVEPRO, TheraBand, GoFit, SKLZ, Gaiam, Body Benefits, Corength. These companies are focusing on developing innovative foam roller designs with varying densities to target specific muscle groups. Continuous investment in product promotion through social media influencers and collaboration with fitness experts is helping them expand market share.
1. Source: Coherent Market Insights, Public sources, Desk research
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