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11-27-2017, 02:34 AM
Hi everyone,

does anyone have an idea if it is possible to buy a rather low cost Keiko Gi in Tokyo? I need a second set of Keiko Gi and don't want to spend more than about 5000 Yen. Do the big department stores sell Keiko Gi?

Thanks! ;)

Peter Goldsbury
11-27-2017, 03:17 AM

I hope that members who live in Tokyo will respond. The price is such items is quite high and perhaps you could find something in Germany, before you come to Japan. I buy all my aikido equipment from Iwata, near the Aikikai Hombu, but this is a specialist shop and is quite expensive.

Best wishes,

P Goldsbury

11-27-2017, 06:05 AM
Hi Peter,

thanks for your reply. The Iwata ones seem to have a great quality but are a little too pricey for me as a beginner. I have found this shop http://www.sakuraya.org/ they sell sets from 6000 Yen on. So I might give them a try!


11-27-2017, 07:12 PM
check jinbudo (jinbudo.co.jp)

11-27-2017, 09:54 PM
You can get a gi on Amazon.co.jp cheaply. They tend to be made in China or Pakistan though.

11-28-2017, 02:14 AM
Thanks a lot for the advise!

I will definitely check out Jinbudo!

I have also found a shop called http://www.sakuraya.org they sell keikogi from 6000 on.


Peter Wong
11-28-2017, 01:27 PM
What's wrong with gi's made in China?