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GiReviews Presents: Who makes the best BJJ belt? The OFFICIAL BJJ Belt Review

The Best Brazillian JJ Belt

BJJ Belt: Whose is best?

This question pops up from time to time for various reasons.

Some people replace their bjj belt, some instructors are looking for bjj belts to buy for their students, and some students buy their own bjj belts.

While it isn’t a gi review necessarily, we’ll start by looking at what other people have to say about their bjj belt!

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2017 Guide: Top 7 Lightweight Gis for Summer!

2017 Guide: Top 7 Lightweight Gis for Summer!

Well friends, it’s about that time of the year again.  Time for some good old summer BJJ training.

But I’ll level with you.  I’m about 6’1″ and about 200lbs. (on a good day).

I sweat. A lot.  And there isn’t anything more uncomfortable than training in a thick heavy gi during the summer.

With that in mind, we wanted to highlight a few of the best lightweight / summer gis that are out right now.

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41 BJJ Brands, People, and Athletes that you MUST follow on Twitter!

41 BJJ Brands, People, and Athletes on twitter

C’mon. Be honest with yourself.  You know you’re sick of reading about how your friend’s cat just took a bath, or how Kim Kardashian just flew to someplace you’ll never go for the 3,206,792nd time.

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It’s about time you injected your Twitter feed with some Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.  We suggest by starting with these folks:

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The Best BJJ Gi for Your Body Type (2017 Skinny and Lean Edition)

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People are always posting on message boards about what type of gi is best for them and those of us who’ve been on them forever see the same answers time and time again.  The thing is, that on each message board, there are popular answers that are not ever mentioned on other boards.

In this article, we’ll discuss the best gis for skinny and lean guys.

Find your perfect match with gis from Hypnotik, Scramble and Tatami at MMA Warehouse

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IBJJF Gi Regulations Decoded

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What follows are the rules for the IBJJF in regards to kimonos.  Keep these in mind if you have read our reviews and are looking to purchase a new gi.  Unless you only want it for training, be sure to follow the guidelines.  If you’ve never been to an International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation tournament, you have never seen the gi checks they do.  The checks are serious and there is no need to be disqualified ahead of time.

 

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How to get a pre-sale Shoyoroll GUARANTEED

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I was all set to order my Scramble 1chiban.  I had hyped it up for a month here on the site and I was so excited to get one.

I logged onto Budovideos at the appointed release time, put an A3 in my cart, started filling in all of my important details: address, credit card info, etc.

The whole process took maybe 3 minutes.

Which was about a minute too late.

2 minutes. It took 2 minutes for them to sell out!

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Top 5 Gi Features

Top 5 Gi Features

Being a gi reviewer has opened my eyes to a major dirty secret of the gi market: most brands are basically the same.  When you buy a gi with ____ logo on it, chances are it was made in the same factory as 10 other gi brands.  This becomes apparent in the cut, appearance and quality of gis as well as their features.

However, some gis come in that are absolutely incredible.  Here’s a list of 5 features that have stood out to me in gis that I’ve reviewed which I believe set them apart.

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The best BJJ gi for your body type (2016 Short and Stocky Edition)

What is the best BJJ gi for short, stocky, or muscular grapplers?

Looking for a specific gi review?  Check out our reviews here.

Every day people are posting their height and weight into internet forums and asking what type of gi will fit them the best.  Lots of people answer but there’s never been one article that puts all of the answers together.  Until now.

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Brazilian Jiujitsu (BJJ) Gi Buying Guide

BJJ Gi Buying Guide

It looks like the very same issues often appear when individuals start Brazilian JiuJitsu…

Lots of individuals inquire “Can I just use any gi or kimono for BJJ?”

Well, you could, however I highly instruct against it. To the untrained eyes, they look comparable, but are all very different sorts of uniforms. For example, a judo uniform has a loose cut; the sleeves as well as collar will probably be much easier for your opponent to grab and employ against you. And the taekwondo or even karate uniform are extremely slim to make it in BJJ, they’ll tear after a couple of grappling sessions.

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New to GiReviews.Net? START HERE.

New to GiReviews.Net? START HERE

Welcome to GiReviews.Net!  I’m honored to have you as a part of the community.

We believe that finding a gi that fits your unique body type is hard, but great reviews make that easy.

Our mission is to be the ONE PLACE online that you can go to for reviews of the best gis on the planet.

For the last five years, GiReviews.Net has been the BJJ community’s home for the best reviews and articles on gis, gear, and other BJJ lifestyle goods.

My name is Brendan and in 2011, I was sick of searching forums and a million websites just to find reviews on gis that I was interested in.  Today, I’m proud to say that GiReviews is the most visited gi review website in the world.

If you’re new here, here are a few of my most popular and helpful posts:

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