BJJ Kimonos for beginners
In this article, we are going to look at some great entry-level kimonos. Whether you are just venturing into Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu for the first time or looking to add to your collection, one of these is sure to suit your needs.
Revgear Arroyo This is the Revgear Arroyo Kimono, perfect for the beginner or an alternate to add to your rotation without busting the bank. With supreme comfort and style, this kimono is sure to win you over, clocking in a very nice 350 gsm (grams per square meter) with a classic pear weave and 10-ounce cotton non rip pants. This is the kimono to begin your Jiu-jitsu journey.
Fuji Saisho The Saisho kimono by Fuji is a true classic with its minimalist design, its sure to fit in at any gym. A lot of people like to compare this kimono to Fuji all-round kimono, with the same fit and feel but at a fraction of the cost, an ideal starter kimono. Made from 100% cotton so it's light and breathable while maintaining a stiff and thick collar, and it comes with a free white belt! Available in black, blue and white in adult and sizes and Black, blue and white for kids, all of which are legal for IBJJF tournaments.
Venum Contender 2.0 With a more durable and comfortable feel than the original contender kimono, the Venum contender 2.0, could be the premier starter Gi. Made from 100% cotton and finished with a pearl weave, this kimono combines both strength and comfort, the collar is made from EVA foam for extra grip resistance while the pants have reinforced stitching on the legs and ankle cuffs for extra support throughout.
Kingz Basic 2.0 Kingz has not been on the scene as long as some of the others, but they have quickly become a main player in the BJJ community, and Kingz basic 2.0 kimono proves why. When you can get a sleek design with exceptional construction and top performance for a minimal price, look no further. This Hi-tech pearl weave kimono is made from a single piece of material for superior strength and durability combine that with vulcanised rubber and triple stitching in the collar for extra support. The pants are lightweight at 10 ounces and have reinforced knee padding for that extra bit of comfort and durability. Available in black, blue and white and it comes with a free white belt!
I'm sure one of these entry level kimonos is bound to suit your needs. however, if you're looking for something particular we have a full range of kimonos in-store and online. Reach us via email if you have any questions.
- Alex Wright