marcelo garcia shorts

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  1. super randy White Belt

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    anyone try fight fx shorts.
     
  2. FunkyZebra White Belt

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    This is the reviews section dude... Inquires shouldn't be here
     
  3. stu3ufc** Yoshihiro Akiyama

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    the material is thin-- my team mate had them-- they look ok--and there only $30
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  4. Eric Lau Amateur Fighter

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    they look pretty badly made
     
  5. Tru LiMiT Yellow Belt

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    I'd rather pay the extra dough and get Sprawls. Way better quality.
     
  6. stu3ufc** Yoshihiro Akiyama

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    me too-- never regretted buying sprawls and there still in top condition
     
  7. Bucketbot Blue Belt

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    Looks like M. Garcia just "endorses them" Read as he gets them for free, so if they are not that great of quality, than he does not care as he gets "free pairs"!

    Not so for the poor foke like us! haha
     
  8. stu3ufc** Yoshihiro Akiyama

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    well they are made by ground fighter (WMA) the guys that produce his DVDs -- shogun and Ninja wear them too in there instructional

    $30 is a decent price though
     
  9. ungala** Blue Belt

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    They do look pretty crappy but I doubt Marcelo wears these. I think he wore them on a DVD but that's about it.
     
  10. super randy White Belt

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    sorry for wasting your time
     
  11. Cageside Blue Belt

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    Actually, these shorts are really good. no, we don't sell them (we used to).

    honestly, it's a good quality short.
     
  12. ragelikepitbull White Belt

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    marcelo does wear these shorts, and $30 is a really good price, I'll prolly pick up a pair for that price. Marcelo can be seen wearing these shorts in the video below
    YouTube - Marcelo Garcia vs Rolles Gracie
     
  13. jmatt890 White Belt

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    im pretty sure that Marcelo wore these during ADCC 2007 so they must be pretty good shorts. being one of the top grapplers in the world im pretty sure he wouldnt use shitty gear
     
  14. ro1em0de1 Yurple Belt

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    yeah i still have an original pair of sprawls(before they added the outside leg splits) have had em since 03 and they are still in perfect condition..
     
  15. irc Brown Belt

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    They look stupid and dumb.
     
  16. Kimuralex Brown Belt

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    my friend got them and the first time he tried them on the drawstring loop inside ripped right away

    horrible quality, how does something break when you TRY IT ON?????????????
     
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    The worst shorts and customer support, wore the shorts 3 time over a 2 month period and the material came apart along the seem of the flex panel, sent 4 emails to the company no replies.
     
  18. SonOfSiam White Belt

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    The shors aren't bad for the price. The embroidery on mine came slightly undone on one side. The other side is still intact a year later. They are actually a decent pair of shorts. The only thing I dont like which seems to be par for all these grappling shorts is the bulky velcro. I just roll the waist band over once and they are very comfortable to roll in. I never think twice about it. The construction is actually nice with side slits and flex panel inseam. They are similar the sprawls in most aspects.
     
  19. MuayThaiGuy74 Orange Belt

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    Kinda plain and boring aren't they?
     
  20. stu3ufc** Yoshihiro Akiyama

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    wow classics
     

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