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ViperDriver 07-26-2005 22:24

Making the Choice: Gi Selection
 
I'm looking for a high quality gi for BJJ. Use will be mostly training, but some competition. My current gi (a cheap, locally purchased one) is falling apart and needs a replacement. It seems like there are a million different companies offering "the best BJJ gi on the market" and all in the $100-$200 ballpark. Anyone with experience, good, bad or otherwise, that could lend some advice?

Thanks,

ViperDriver

Moprine 07-27-2005 02:09

try Atama...very durable,great rash guards as well.

http://www.atama-kimonos.com/index_enter.htm

gr81disp 07-27-2005 13:47

Atama or Krugans. I would almost suggest Keiko Raca but their sizes are never right and they shrink bad.

DALBY 08-04-2005 22:44

get a howard combat kimono, i like the single, but the double makes it harder for your opponent to choke you.:cool:

shamster 08-08-2005 10:37

I use the Mkimono (www.mkimonos.com) single weave and have had no complaints. Very high quality construction. A lot of guys in my class use the Atamas and Mizuno gis too, and they also seem to hold up pretty well.

Roundeyesamurai 08-16-2005 08:52

My favorite KEIKOGI brand is Bujin.

http://www.bujindesign.com





******* Brazilians... "kimono"... christ...

Roundeyesamurai 08-16-2005 08:53

The above post was only is jest, folks.

;z

BTW- This thing censors "g-ddamn"??? Well... g0ddamn... whodathunkit? ;f

Fedaykin 08-17-2005 01:21

I second the vote for Atama gis. I own two of the gold-weave jiu-jitsu gis (one white, one blue) and have been very pleased with them. They hold up like a double-weave but are very cool for hot weather training (I live in Hawaii, so this is very important to me). They are having a sale right now, especially on their judo gis, which are ridiculously cheap.

Temet nosce,
Fedaykin

G33 08-20-2005 10:57

Quote:

Originally posted by Roundeyesamurai
The above post was only is jest, folks.

;z

BTW- This thing censors "g-ddamn"??? Well... g0ddamn... whodathunkit? ;f

Penalty flag on Round One.

Just kidding.;f ;z

Roundeyesamurai 08-20-2005 11:04

Quote:

Originally posted by G33
Penalty flag on Round One.

Just kidding.;f ;z

WOOHOO! I am officially "The One"! ;+

(Well, OK, "The Round One", but I'll take what I can get!)


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