MMA Clothing Is Becoming Big Business As The Sport Of Mixed Martial Arts Grows

| February 17, 2011

With the big and steady increase in the popularity of Mixed Martial Arts around the world which is lead mostly by the originators for the sport the UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship), it has created an opportunity and demand for new clothing brands and companies. Today pretty much every brand of MMA clothes and fight wear as well as MMA training gear can be bought on and offline by mixed martial arts enthusiasts.

These diverse new brands of clothing offer products that range from MMA training and boxing gear to your everyday street clothes and gym attire. These new brands of MMA clothing can be seen all over the entire country. From all of the major cities to the tiniest little country town, you can see people wearing brands and designs like Tapout, Affliction, Hayabusa and many many more that were inspired by the UFC and the sport of MMA.

This new phenomenon that we call MMA ( Mixed Martial Arts ) has taken over the entire sports industry and dominated television and pay-per-view ratings which has produced many new MMA clothing and Fight Wear brands. These brands include companies like Tapout, Throwdown, Hitman Fight Gear, Affliction Clothing and many many more. The sport is evolving so much that the fighters are actually starting to come out with their own mixed martial arts clothing lines as well.

Out of all the Fight Wear brands it is safe to say that Tapout is by far the most famous and the most popular. Tapout Clothing was originated when the sport of mixed martial arts was in its beginning stages and they were able to grow their brand along side of the original promotion the UFC and the sport of MMA in general. Started by three guy friends in Southern California, their business has grown from ,000 in 1999 to over 0 million in 2008. Today you can purchase Tapout clothing at over 20,000 different retailers worldwide, not including the hundreds of various online vendors. Tapout has even had their own reality show on the Versus network.

As MMA fans we can only expect the sport to continue to grow at a rapid pace. It will not be long before mixed martial arts becomes one of the most popular sports in the world. Along with that will come a lot more MMA Clothes and Fight Wear brands. It will not be long before mixed martial arts fashion will be taking the world by storm!

Todd Erwin is an avid participant, writer, and fan of MMA. He is also the owner and operator of which is an online store and blog which is a great resource for anyone looking to get up to the minute MMA news or to purchase quality and affordable MMA Gear, MMA Training Gear and MMA Shorts.

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