BJJ GI BUYER'S GUIDE - HABROK

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BJJ GI BUYER'S GUIDE - HABROK

Type of Weaves In BJJ GI’s – Why you should buy Habrok BJJ Gi. The 4 Most Common BJJ Gi Weaves and Which BJJ Gi Weave is Best? You can tell a lot about a fabric when you know the construction of the weave used to construct it. BJJ gis are most commonly identified by their weight in grams, which is the weight of the fabric in grams per square meter (gsm). Fabric weight is an essential indicator of the overall quality of the knit and often reflects the strength, quality and durability of a fabric. However, fabric weight alone does...

Vertically Integrated Gi Brand: A First in the World of Jiu-Jitsu

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Vertically Integrated Gi Brand: A First in the World of Jiu-Jitsu

As most BJJ practitioners know, the vast majority of the gis in the world are produced in Pakistan. This is not only because of the rich textile manufacturing industry that exists there, but also because of the domestic sourcing of super high quality - and low cost - cotton crops. Over the past decades, this all came together resulting in a bonafide manufacturing centre for jiu-jitsu gis - and sporting goods in general - in Pakistan. But there has always been a disconnect between the manufacturers (who in large part don't necessarily understand the world of jiu-jitsu) and the jiu-jitsu...