Gear

TRIAL CLASSES: For your trial class, and until your gear arrives, please wear the clothing recommended for the Women's Self-Defense Class.

WATER BOTTLE: Always bring a full water bottle to class

 

Kid's Jiu-Jitsu

 

Gi:

Order a Blue Kid's Gi (for < 110lbs; size chart), or

Order a Premium Blue Adult's Gi (for > 110lbs; size chart)

*If 'Blue' or 'Premium Blue' is not available, please wait for it to become available. 

Undershirt/Rash Guard:

Order a Black Kid's Rash Guard (for < 120lbs; size chart), or

Order a Black Adult's Rash Guard (for > 105lbs; size chart)

*If Black is not available, please wait for it to become available. 

 

NOTE: A snugly-fitting plain all black t-shirt , girl's tank top, or boy's tank top is an acceptable substitute (for larger sizes, check out the Adult's Jiu-Jitsu section below)(the links given here are just examples; feel free to purchase locally and wear any brand or similar style). 

Mouthguard:

A mouthguard is required for participation in any competitive games event (held semi-annually), and optional for in-class rolling/sparring. Mouthguards are likely available on-island at Target and Walmart. If you want to order from Amazon, we recommend these mouthguards because they come with a case, have great reviews, and seem to be reasonably priced. Any brand or color is fine:

 

Kid's Kickboxing

These requirements are influenced by the official Approved Safety Gear for the US Fight League — the foremost developmental league for Mixed Martial Arts Competition in the US.

THE COLOR BLACK: We ask that all the gear be plain black in color, and also that the clothing is plain black as well, to support a cohesive team vibe that builds trust and rapport and, through that, improves performance and safety. If the gear you want isn't available in black, please choose another brand or wait for it to become available.

Required gear includes

  • Boxing Gloves

  • Headgear

  • Mouthguard

  • Shin Guards

  • Shirt

  • Shorts

  • Hand Wraps

  • Groin protection

  • Gear bag

  • Water bottle

  • MMA gloves (optional)

For your convenience, below are links to options available on Amazon.com.

Boxing Gloves

Get all black colored gloves. Size recommendations are:

100-125 lbs: 12 oz 
125-150 lbs: 14 oz 
150-175 lbs: 16 oz 
     175+ lbs: 18 oz 

-Options include: SanabulRDXTrideer, and more.

Headgear

Get all black colored headgear. Options include:

Elite Extra Small, Elite One Size Fits All, and more.

Mouthguard

Options include:

Oral Mart Youth (12yr and less), Champs (10yrs +), Safejawz (all ages), Brain Pad Youth (double-sided)Shock Doctor Double Braces,  Shock Doctor Nano Double and more.

Shinguards

Get all black colored shin guards. Options include:

RevGear, Meister, Venum, Elite and more.

Shirt

Get an all black colored snugly fitting shirt. Options include:

Adult's Rashguard, Kid's Rashguard, t-shirt , girl's tank topboy's tank top, and more.

Shorts

Get all black colored board shorts or compressions shorts. Options include:

Gold BJJ (sizes 28+), Sanabul (sizes 30+), Elite (sizes 30+), Quicksilver (sizes < 30), Roar Kids (sizes < 30), and more.

Hand Wraps

Get 120" Hand wraps. Options include:

Liberlupus Elastic Professional, and more.

Groin Protection

Options include:

Boys Shorts with CupMen's Strap with Cup, Protector for Women's & Girls (optional but recommended for girls), and more.

Gear Bag

Options include: Elite Warrior Series, and more.

MMA Gloves

Options include: RDX, and more.

 

Women's Self-Defense

-For bottoms, drawstring shorts (e.g. board-shorts) are preferred. Leggings, spats, or stretchy pants are great, but shorts worn over the top of any long leggings/spats are preferred. 


-For the top, please bring a durable plain t-shirt that covers the shoulders and has a normal/high/crew neck.

 

 

Adult's Jiu-Jitsu

If you elect to wear a different brand from what's listed below, please ensure you get the same exact colors.

 

Gi:

Order a 'Premium Blue' Adult's Gi (for > 110lbs; size chart), or

Order a Blue Kid's Gi (for < 110lbs; size chart)

*If 'Blue' or 'Premium Blue' is not available, please wait for it to become available. 

Undershirt/Rash Guard:

Order a Black Adult's Rash Guard (for > 105lbs; size chart), or

Order a Black Kid's Rash Guard (for < 120lbs; size chart)

*If Black is not available, please wait for it to become available. 

 

NOTE: A snugly-fitting plain all black t-shirt , women's tank top, or men's tank top is an acceptable substitute (for smaller sizes, check out the Kid's Jiu-Jitsu section above) (the links given here are just examples; feel free to purchase locally and wear any brand).

 

Mouthguard:

You will not need a mouthguard until we start rolling/sparring, which will be at least several months after you first get started. At that point, see the Adult's Kickboxing section, below, for info about mouthguards we recommend.

 

Adult's Kickboxing

Gloves, an undershirt, and shin guards are required for participation. Headgear and mouthguards are required if you want to do in-class sparring, which is recommended.

Gloves:

Order Blue RDX MMA Gloves

*If Blue is not available, please wait for it to become available

**We will take measurements to help determine the right size.

Undershirt/Rash Guard:

Order a Black Adult's Rash Guard (for > 105lbs; size chart), or

Order a Black Kid's Rash Guard (for < 120lbs; size chart)

*If Black is not available, please wait for it to become available. 

 

NOTE: A snugly-fitting plain all black t-shirt , women's tank top, or men's tank top is an acceptable substitute (for smaller sizes, check out the Kid's Kickboxing section above) (the links given here are just examples; feel free to purchase locally and wear any brand).

Shin Guards:

For S/M or Large-X-Large: Order Black Sanabul Shin Guards

For Extra Small: Order Black Elite Sports Shin Guards

*If black is not available please wait for it to become available.

**We will take measurements to help determine the right size.

Headgear:

For Small-thru-Large: Order This Black Elite Sports Headgear

For Extra Small: Order This Black Elite Sports Headgear

*If Black is not available, please wait for it to become available

Mouthguard:

Mouthguards are likely available on-island at Target and Walmart. If you want to order from Amazon, we recommend these mouthguards because they come with a case, have great reviews, and seem to be reasonably priced. Any brand or color is fine:

Gear Bag:

We recommend having a dedicated gear bag. You can use any bag, but here's one we recommend. Any color is fine.