Founded in Wales in 2009, Brazilian jiu jitsu black belt Gareth Dummer and Lee Jones set up Tatami Fightwear due to a gap in the martial arts market for affordable, accessible Jiu Jitsu clothing and equipment Tatami have supported the growth of jiu jitsu in the UK and are one of the largest BJJ lifestyle brands around today.
They provide innovative products with unique designs such as rash guards, BJJ shorts and spats as well as their famous range of Brazilian Jiujitsu suits which include the Nova, perfect for the beginner or students through to the high quality Estilo 6.0 and also IBJJF legal competition suits.
Tatami’s aim has always been to increase exposure of martial arts and combat sports around the world whilst upholding the values of BJJ. Tatami Fightwear work with associations including the Royal Marines REORG foundation. After almost ten years developing the Tatami BJJ brand their range now includes jujitsu leisurewear with clothing including t-shirts, shorts, joggers, jumpers and hoodies to the best BJJ gi’s, judo suits, MMA / BJJ rash guards, shorts and a full no gi BJJ range for training and competition.
Tatami support and sponsor some of the world's greatest Jiu Jitsu athletes with names such as JT Torres, Vitor 'Shaolin' Ribeiro, Robson Moura and Michelle Nicolini joining the Tatami Fightwear BJJ team.