With BJ Penn set to officially end his brief retirement with his return to the Octagon against Rory MacDonald at UFC 152 on September 22 in Toronto, RVCA has unveiled the BJ Penn #1 RVCA t-shirt, coming in grey, black, and white styles featuring an RVCA/BJ Penn crest on the chest, “Team Hawaii” and “Balance of Opposites” text on the front, a Hawaii silhouette on the shoulder, and RVCA logos on the shoulder, sleeve, and back.
Vitor Belfort has been sidelined by a broken hand that will keep him from rematching Wanderlei Silva later this month at UFC 147, but that hasn’t stopped RVCA from unleashing the Vitor Belfort VA Sport Lion shirt, featuring Belfort’s name, RVCA logo, and lion graphic in different color schemes on white, black, and grey tees.
With former UFC middleweight champion Rich Franklin set to return to the Octagon against Cung Le at UFC 148 in July, Affliction has debuted its Rich Franklin signature shirt in orange-on-black and yellow-on-blue styles featuring a winged skull graphic along with “Rich Franklin,” “Ace,” and “Affliction” text.
Roots of Fight recently unveiled this Gracie vs. Kimura t-shirt commemorating the legendary 1951 grappling battle between Helio Gracie, the father of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, and Japanese judoka Masahiko Kimura with a fight poster graphic featuring its namesakes on a premium, off-white tee.
Headrush hits back with its new Headrush Brazil 2.0 t-shirt, which scoops its color scheme from the Brazilian flag with a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu graphic and Headrush logos in white and yellow on a green tee.
American Top Team has teamed up with Affliction to create a signature shirt representing one of the sport’s premiere squads, which features a star-centric graphic on the front and back of a red shirt accented by Affliction logos and the ATT seal on the sleeve.
UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre will be out of action until the end of the year, but that hasn’t stopped Affliction from unleashing its latest signature GSP tee with the Affliction GSP Seal t-shirt, featuring an eagle graphic and “Georges St. Pierre” text on the front and Canadian flag graphic with “GSP” and “Team Rush” text on the back.