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Old 03-28-2003, 06:19 PM   #2
Greg Jennings
Dojo: WPAFB JiuJitsu Group
Location: Springboro, OH
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They are called hakama. Specifically juba hakama.

They were for horse riding. I.e., chaps. Later they just became traditional. Much like many Texans now wear boots even though they never ride (they are terrible for walking).

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Greg Jennings
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