The basic Concept of Bjj gi
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is an offshoot of the original Japanese Kodokan Judo style of martial art. Unlike other forms of martial arts, jiu jitsu uses the opponent’s strength against him. In BJJ action takes place on the ground level with plenty of grappling going on. The garment used in that sport was loose fitted, that means double your size. In the early twentieth century, from a Japanese immigrant group arriving in Brazil, Maeda a jiujutsuka i.e. an expert in Jiujutusu taught children of the influential Gracie family. The youngest and frailest member, Helios Gracie developed his own form of jiujitsu. The form of jiu jitsu introduced by Maeda and furthered by the Gracie family later matured to the Brazilian form of Jiujutsu as it is practiced today. The dress to underwent modification. The Bjj Gi is not that loose like the uniform of Taekwondo and Judo practitioners since the Brazilian Jiu Jitsu focuses on ground moves and people will have difficulty if the uniform is too loose.
The Bjj kimono worn for the Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is available in many different colors. The two most popular colors in which the Bjj gi is available are white and blue. You can get the Bjj kimono for the Jiu Jitsu in both single weave and double weave. The uniform made of double weave fabric is more durable. But the only problem in the double weave Bjj uniform is that it is not comfortable for hot climates and impedes free movement.
Proper Bjj equipment is required by the people who decide to join the Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. For the safety of the fighter during the competition and practice, proper equipment is necessary. The Bjj gi, the official uniform, is the first thing that you need to have as a starter for the practice of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. You need to buy new Bjj uniform often because it is prone to wear and tear. You need to always keep the uniform clean. Since the Bjj Kimono is available in different colors try getting the uniform in darker colors like blue or black instead of white. The dark colors are always the best as the sport involves lots of floor work. However, white may be the only color allowed in a competition.
If you know how to spar against your component then that is the best way to improve the Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. You need to wear feet protectors and gloves that are especially made for the Bjj to protect yourself from any kind of injury and damage. Make sure the gloves for Bjj are made of soft foam and should not contain anything that is made of plastic and metal. If the Bjj equipment contains anything made of plastic or metal it can hurt some one seriously in the sports arena. You must also get a mouth guard when you are participating for the Brazilian Jiu Jitsu if you do not want your jaws to break.
Wear a cap when you are performing in the ring to avoid accidents in your groin and the cap is especially needed by men. It is necessary for a woman in Bjj to wear sports bra so your breast is not shown to everyone if the bjj gi gets loose. So get yourself the best Bjj clothing and accessories that might cost more but lasts long.
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