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12 oz Heavyweight Brushed Cotton Uniform 

Are you competing in tournaments?  At this level, you should be.  To give you added presence in front of the judges, you should have a heavyweight uniform.

  • 100% brushed cotton
  • Traditional waist pant
  • Designed with an emphasis on durability

Sparring Safety Gear

Gear is required for sparring and must be KI branded equipment.

  • Feet Guards
  • Hand Guards
  • Headgear
  • Chest Guard
  • Single Mouthpiece
  • Cup and Supporter (Boys Only)
  • Black Mesh Tote Bag (Optional)

Weapons Bag 

A great way to carry and protect your martial art weapons

  • Interior compartments for throwing stars, water bottles, shoes, and a handy key clip help keep you organized
  • Zippered panel underneath opens for storage of one pair of each; sai, tonfas, kamas, and escrima
  • Adjustable 1" wide nylon web shoulder strap
  • Durable PVC frame construction covered with black vinyl
  • Large: 12" Wide X 31" Long X 16" Tall
  • Colors: Black/Grey or Blue/Black

Weapons Sold Separately


Check with Hanshi for correct sizing of weapons

Octagon Sai

  • Electroplated finish resists chipping
  • Durable forged steel with leather wrapped handles for durability
  • Round iron stems
  • Sold in pairs

Sai Case

  • Red felt inside with center dividing flap to prevent direct contact
  • Holds one pair


  • Shorter blade with vented holes increases aerodynamic and speed control
  • Ash wood and stainless steel construction
  • Lengths: 10" or 12"
  • Diameter: 7/8"
  • Blade Material: Stainless Steel

Tapered Hardwood Bo 

  • Specifically designed for young martial artists
  • Composed of hardwood Imported
  • Available Lengths: Youth & Adult 4', 4-1/2', 5', 6'
  • Diameter: Youth 1" center to 5/8" ends
  • Approx. Weight: Starting at 1 lb. 

Vinyl Bo Case

  • Holds two bo up to 6'
  • Soft flannel lining
  • Vinyl exterior
  • Adjustable shoulder strap

Aiki-Shinkai Bo-Jitsu Manual

By Grandmaster Jessie Bowen

When starting your bo studies at Karate International, you must also purchase this guide.

Aiki-Shinkai Bo-Jitsu DVD

By Grandmaster Jessie Bowen

This training DVD shows Hanshi Bowen's competition forms for Bo 1, Bo Ni, and Bo 3. 

Play in the Sports Zone Meditation Program

Play in the SportsZone Audio Program creates a winning mindset for martial artists by using the power of visualization and imagination to build the winner's attitude that every champion has.

Meditation For Martial Arts

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Karate International of Durham
5324 New Hope Commons Dr
Durham, NC 27707

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