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Price: $120.00

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SPES JF Ringen Jacket

Based on a model produced by Jessica Finley for historical wrestling training, and inspired by medieval clothing styles.

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Note: Maroon is currently unavailable.
Features
  • Two layers of fabric, which ensures high durability.
  • Double seams and qilted collar strengthen the construction.
  • Elastic panels on the sides ensure ease of movement, allowing you to easily put on and take off the jacket.
  • Loose sleeves provide additional mobility.
  • Cotton string, sewn in at the waist level, reduces the possibility of an opponent pulling off the jacket.

Outer Material: 100% Cotton
Inner Material: 50% Cotton, 50% Polyester
Weight: 2.2lbs / 1kg

The ringen jacket doesn't have 350N certificate because elastic fabric under armpits doesn't fulfill this norm. The rest of the elements of this jacket have this resistance.

Average Rating: 5 of 5 Total Reviews: 3 Write a review »

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Sturdy and comely September 21, 2017
Reviewer: Patrick E  
The Jessica Finley Ringen jacket is tough and has held up well in the wrestling I've done in it so far. It is a nice looking jacket as well. If I had a complaint it would be that it is a little tough to get in and out of but not prohibitively so.

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Very nice jacket, changes the game July 7, 2017
Reviewer: Harold Vance from Fairfax, VT United States  
If you've been practicing ringen in a t-shirt and shorts in your backyard, you're dong it wrong (as I was, too).  It's incredibly different to practice in a quality jacket such as this, and allows canonical techniques to make sense and be effective that we struggled to make sense of in our t-shirt ringen days.  Don't worry, though, you can wear the jacket in your backyard, too, even in the summer sun as it's also fairly breathable.

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Fantastic, versatile jacket. October 4, 2016
Reviewer: Amelia Schmeits from Omaha, NE United States  
I haven't done much ringen with the jacket, but what I have done I've loved. It's perfect. Close fit, not loose like judo gis, and clearly clearly both European and modern. It is a little tighter around the waist than most clothes, so be careful of that when ordering.

The real reason I love this jacket so much is that I can also use it for fencing. Throw on a rigid chest protector, some shoulders and elbows, and I can go full speed with a longsword. It stings a bit, but I'm not worried about my safety at all. My only complaint is that I wish the jacket were quilted all the way through instead of just the collar, but this jacket is designed primarily for ringen, so most people wouldn't need that I suppose

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