Damashi Compression Shorts
Damashi, or in its more traditional spelling Damashii or Tamashii signifies the inherent soul or spirit that inhabits every living person. In Budo culture Damashii is often linked to the word Yamato, the old term for Japan as it refers to the historical values of the Samurai of Integrity, Honor, Courage, Loyalty, Honesty and Compassion.
We therefore imagined a powerful warrior, wearing a simple garment that only partially covers his body, because the bare chest, arms and legs signify the struggle and the physical nature of a fight, and life itself.
The katana was already swung, and it’s now pointing down to the ground, the grip is firm, but we don’t know yet if the target has been struck, or if this warrior will have the strength to raise it once more.
The doubts are there, but then we notice a majestic phoenix rising behind his shoulder. The drawing doesn’t make a distinction if the mythical animal is really there or not, but we can imagine even if it’s not, that the fiery bird of legends of old is a manifestation of the samurai’s unrelenting spirit to rise and fight -
That’s spirit of Damashi.
The new vale tudo inspired compression shorts can be worn independently while training no gi grappling, or can be used as a first layer of protection under classic length fight shorts or a Gi.
We also used them successfully as an alternative to swimming trunks when at the pool or the beach.
Premium 4-Way stretch fabric was used to insure unparalleled mobility when jogging, grappling or striking. The adjustable elastic waist features an internal drawstring for a comfortable yet firm fit necessary for all physical activity.
Limited quantities available. Fits as expected.
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