Kingz Gi Brand Review

Pros:

Cons:

  • Lightweight
  • High Quality
  • Crisp Clean Aesthetic
  • Preshrunk
  • No Grip Technology
  • Coolmax Lining
  • Seam Tape Missing on Pants
  • Fitment/length of the pants

Kingz Kimonos is a Jiu Jitsu apparel brand based out of San Diego, California.

Owned and ran by high level Jiu Jitsu competitors who leverage their intimate knowledge of the sport to produce quality and stylish BJJ gear.

Kingz BJJ Gi’s are high quality and they have released a number of various models from the incredibly stylish limited edition Sovereign 2.0 Jiu Jitsu Gi. To their old classic white jiu jitsu gi that has premium quality with a sharp streamlined look.

A lot of Kingz bjj gi’s rock a 450 GSM to 480 GSM cotton Pearl Weave jacket with ample reinforcements in major stress points.  

Kingz BJJ Gi Features

  • Pearl Weave Jackets
  • Durable
  • No Grip Technology
  • Great Style

Kingz Ripstop Bjj Gi Review

The Kingz Ripstop BJJ Gi is ultra lightweight and ideal for hot weather training and competing. Also, the cotton ripstop comes preshrunk.

Design

The Kingz gi is a very clean cut kimono with no chest or back patches. However, they do fortunately come with shoulder patches to add to the visual appeal. Reviewers also noted the colors stay strong after several strong initial washes.

Build Quality

The Kingz ripstop gi is 420 GSM 100% cotton ripstop jacket and 60/40 cotton/polyester ripstop pant blend. The Kingz ripstop vintage bjj gi offers breath-ability and strength which results in an ideal training choice.

Comfort & Fit

Since the Kingz ripstop gi is already preshrunk there is minimal shrinkage or stretching from rolling. The Kingz ripstop gi also holds its color well with minimal shrinkage.

kingz kimonos size chart
Conclusion

The Kingz Ripstop BJJ gi is a quality product with minimal flair. It makes a great lightweight gi for training in.

kingz balistico 2.0 review

balistico 2

The Kingz Balistico 2.0 is the combination between – the lightweight 4.0 and the Balistico. It is named after “ballistic”, and refers to the science of the movement of objects or projectiles that are shot through the air.

Design

The Kingz Balistico 2.0 sports a very clean minimal design. The jacket and pants just have the Balistico logo embroidered on the upper sleeves, the back and under the left rib cage. It’s a simple no nonsense BJJ Gi.

The Balistico 2.0 comes in black, white, blue, and a limited military green.

Build Quality

The balistico 2.0 features a 100% cotton preshrunk jacket complete with 480 GSM pearl weave. The jacket also features a NO-Grip sleeve technology and Coolmax lining.

Comfort & Fit

The Kingz Balistico 2.0 Gi is made from a Pearl Weave fabric giving it a durable, yet lightweight feel. The fabric has already gone through a preshrinking process. This way you don’t have to worry about any shrinkage issues. Also, thanks to the patented Coolmax linking it keeps you cooler during those gnarly training sessions.

kingz balistico 2
Conclusion

If you’re in the market for a sharp-looking strip down minimal gi you may like the Balistico 2.0. With ample reinforcements in all major stress points this lightweight gi can withstand some serious training sessions.

Kingz Classic Gi Review

The Kingz Classic Gi sports a strip down looked with all the premium features of their other kimonos.

Design

The Kingz Classic bjj gi is very minimal. Almost to the point of being bland with only their crown logo embroidered on the shoulders, collar, and the front hip of the pants.

Build Quality

The Kingz Classic BJJ Gi jacket features a 450 GSM pearl weave fabric giving it which is a tighter weave than the regular pearl weave fabric. The jacket is made from a single piece of fabric with all the regular reinforcements that makes it incredibly durable.

Comfort & Fit

Like other Kingz Gi’s this one is lightweight and durable. This gi is also preshrunk so there is no shrinkage plus it’s incredibly soft!

kingz kimonos size chart
Conclusion

If you’re in the market for an introductory high-quality competition gi or just looking to add a simple gi to your rotation; then the Kingz Classic BJJ gi is a great choice.

  • Design
  • Build Quality
  • Comfort & Fit
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Summary

Kingz BJJ gi’s prove to be a good choice for anyone looking for a high-quality 100% IBJJF legal gi.