How to measure your BJJ GI

 

So you are planning to get a new gi, but dont know which size to buy? No worries, we have a chart and here’s how you measure to find your size. 

We are always happy to answer any questions, so just drop us a message.

Start measuring by placing your existing suit flat on floor, avoid wrinkles and try to mimic the way they are pictured in the pictures below.

 

Jacket length

 

BJJ Jacket length is generally measured from just beside your collar all the way to the bottom of the jacket.

So, do not include the collar in the measurement. 

 

Jacket sleeve length

 

BJJ Jacket sleeve length is measured from the end of the sleeve all the way to the start of the collar. Do not include the collar in measurement. 

Pants length

 

BJJ pants length is easiest measured by placing them on the floor, checking that there are no wrinkles and measuring the longest distance from top to bottom. Preferably right next to the outside seam. 

Pants width

 

BJJ pants with is easiest measured by placing them on the floor, checking that there are no wrinkles and measuring the longest distance from side to side.  

Macaco Branco size chart 

Below you can find size chart of Macaco Branco BJJ GI. Compare the sizes to your existing GI and adjust according to your wishes. If your existing GI feels a bit loose, see if we offer a slimmer fit, or maybe if it’s too tight – check a size up. 

 

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