The Wooden Balance Board: Discover a World of Balance and Play!
Keep your balance and explore a universe of movement with our versatile Wooden Balance Board. Designed to engage and captivate individuals of all ages, this multi-use curve board offers an exciting way to develop balance, stimulate the vestibular system, and enhance body awareness.
Unleash your child's imagination as they embark on a journey of play like no other. Equipped with a pull rope, this balance board transforms into a myriad of possibilities. Let them sit on the board and be whisked away on an imaginative adventure – it becomes a seesaw, a racing car track, a surfing board, a rocking ship, a bed, a bridge, a slide – the possibilities are as limitless as your child's creativity. Encourage them to think outside the box and invent new and exciting ways to play.
Designed to accommodate a wide range of ages, from toddlers to teens, and even adults up to 80 kgs., our Wooden Balance Board is a truly inclusive playtime companion. Alongside the balance board, we include 3 pieces of colourful washi tape, giving your child the chance to personalize and enhance their play experience. They can tear off the tape and use it to further decorate and modify their balance board adventures.
This remarkable toy isn't just about fun – it's about learning too. The Wooden Balance Board is a fantastic tool for promoting cognitive and sensory skills, as well as enhancing balance and gross motor skills. As your child engages in active play, they'll be honing their physical coordination, problem-solving abilities, and spatial awareness.
Step onto the Wooden Balance Board and embark on a journey of balance, creativity, and growth. Watch as your child's imagination soars and their skills flourish with every twist and turn. It's not just a toy – it's a gateway to endless adventures!
Wooden Balance Board Product Information
- Size: 84 x 30 x 18.5 cm
- Recommended age: 3 years+
- Supports up to 80kg
Balance Board SAFETY
All Viga toys are crafted with non-toxic paints and inks, meeting the highest safety standards. Our Wooden Balance Board complies with EN71 and ASTM toy standards, ensuring a worry-free play experience for you and your child.
Balance Board Benefits
The benefits of using a balance board for individuals with autism, ADHD, and additional needs can be substantial. While each person's experience is unique, here are some potential advantages that a balance board can offer:
Sensory Integration: Balance boards provide sensory input through movement and proprioceptive feedback. This can be particularly helpful for individuals with sensory processing differences, as it can help them regulate their sensory experiences and improve their overall sensory integration.
Body Awareness: Engaging with a balance board requires individuals to become more attuned to their body's movements and positions. This increased body awareness can contribute to better coordination, spatial perception, and understanding of one's physical self.
Focus and Attention: Balancing on a board demands concentration and focus, making it a great tool for improving attention and concentration skills. For individuals with ADHD, using a balance board can serve as a sensory outlet that helps channel excess energy and improve focus.
Core Strength and Stability: Using a balance board engages core muscles as individuals work to maintain their balance. This can lead to improved core strength and stability over time, which can positively impact posture and overall physical well-being.
Motor Skills: Balancing on a board involves fine-tuning motor skills, including coordination, balance, and control. Consistent use of a balance board can contribute to the development and refinement of these skills.
Calming Effect: The rhythmic, repetitive motion of balancing can have a calming and soothing effect on the nervous system. This can be especially beneficial for individuals with autism who may experience sensory overload or heightened anxiety.
Self-Regulation: Learning to control and adjust one's movements on a balance board promotes self-regulation skills. Individuals can learn to manage their movements, make adjustments, and adapt to changing circumstances, which can be applied to real-life situations.
Confidence and Self-Esteem: As individuals master the challenges of the balance board, their sense of accomplishment and confidence can increase. Successfully conquering physical challenges can have positive effects on self-esteem.
Social Interaction: Balance boards can be used in group settings, promoting social interaction and cooperative play. For individuals with autism, engaging in shared activities on a balance board can facilitate social connections and communication.
Varied Play Opportunities: The versatility of a balance board allows for a wide range of creative play scenarios. Individuals can explore different movements, positions, and uses of the board, catering to their unique preferences and needs.
It's important to note that every individual is different, and what works well for one person may not have the same impact for another. When introducing a balance board or any other therapeutic tool, it's recommended to consult with a healthcare professional or therapist who can provide personalized guidance based on the individual's specific needs and goals.