• Never Tap Knee Guard

    Never Tap Knee Guard Nevertapknees.com It’s never fun to hear about a kid in high school that needs to have ACL surgery, or someone in their forties that’s about to have their third knee surgery. In many sports that require athletes to cut their way down the field or court,...
  • Hemp Belt

    A few issues ago, we did a review of Flow Kimonos’ Hemp Gi. Now we’re bringing you a review of their line of hemp belts! These belts are crafted with the same artisanship found in Flow’s kimonos. A high-density cotton webbing core (as opposed to foam in other belts)...
  • The Ultimate Gi Buyers Guide

    Have you Ever gone online to shop for gis and had a really hard time figuring out which gis to consider? In a constantly evolving market, new gis and gi companies are emerging every single day. There are many different possible weaves, weights, cuts, design points, and of course...
  • SISU MAX GUARD NEXTGEN

    About two years ago, Issue 30 to be exact, I reviewed the SISU MAX GUARD 2.4. Since then, SISU has come out with a new version; a NEXTGEN version of the original mouth guard. At the time of my first review, I was pretty impressed. I gave it some...
  • FujiFit Soft Kettlebells

    Kettlebells have quickly become a popular workout tool in the fitness community. Their proper use improves body movements and strengthens cores, making them ideal for grapplers. Essentially, kettlebells are cannonballs with handles attached to them. Typically constructed of iron, they would likely outlast the zombie apocalypse. Their construction, however,...
  • Deluxe Grappling Dummy 3.0

    They say the more the merrier; this saying couldn’t be more true than when it comes to training partners. However sometimes there is no to train with. Maybe you wake up in the middle of the night with the urge to work on your closed guard armbar but your...
  • Hayabusa Stealth Pearl Weave Jiu-Jitsu Gi

    Hayabusa has been making jiu-jitsu gis for many years now, with top athletes like Buchecha and now Erberth Santos sporting their collection, more and more grapplers are paying attention. The latest gi from Hayabusa is the Stealth Pearl Weave that I’m going to review here. The word “stealth” means...
  • Flow Kimonos Hemp Series Gi

    Yes, this gi is 100% hemp. Hemp is generally associated with the cannabis plant, which is also known as marijuana. Hemp is actually a sibling plant to marijuana and contains no psychoactive properties. This is due to the fact it contains very miniscule amounts of THC, the active ingredient...
  • Gameness Fightwear Jiu-Jitsu Specific Backpack

    www.gameness.com Getting your gi to and from class can sometimes be much more difficult than one would imagine. When your gi is clean and crisp you want to keep it that way, but maybe you won’t be training until late in the evening or maybe you have a long...