Hedstrom Fitness, the parent company to BOSU?, is committed to promoting health, wellness and a better quality of life while supporting US-based manufacturing and job creation. The items are made in Ohio using renewable resources whenever possible, while also recycling and eliminating harmful toxins. The company is all about balance and the product line reflects this with a range of ballast balls and balance trainers ? a challenging and fun workout on an unstable, dynamic surface combines all the elements of fitness: cardiovascular, strength training and flexibility. Increase your muscle tone, improve your flexibility and enhance your aerobic capability with an inflatable balance trainer or ballast ball and exercise in an entirely new way. Additional product offerings include specially developed sports conditioning and workout DVDs designed to produce results. The range of sports workouts targets soccer, skiing and snowboarding, basketball, baseball and softball, football and golf.