Japanese sumo wrestlers look quite amusing, not to mention entertaining. Well, not to be sounding judgmental, but seeing two bulky men with massive arms and legs and large protruding bellies, battling and grappling each other and wrestling create quite a hilarious picture. People from all ages, especially kids love sumo wrestlers and tuck pillows and cushions in their T-shirts, pretending to be sumo wrestlers and battle like them. Remember the famous Yukozuna from WWF? So, whose favorite wrestler was he among you?
Now, you don’t need pillows or cushions to look like sumo wrestlers when you can get sumo suits quite easily. Moreover, they make a find Halloween costume as well. These suits are not only affordable but pretty easy to put on and comfortable too.
There are two kinds of sumo suits available:
· Padded ones
· Inflatable ones
The padded suits are made up of PVC material. The feel and texture of the suit makes you look like a heavyweight sumo champion. Though, putting on a this sumo suit in scorching summers can be leave the person feeling uncomfortable or even suffocated. Although, it does depend on the PVC material used, however, these suits are waterproof and corrosion resistant.
As for the inflatable suits, these are made of rubber of soft plastic. Blow air in it using air pistols and they’ll bloat up, giving you a heavy sumo look. The inflated suits are much lighter and convenient to use, compared to the padded ones. Plus, you can easily carry them anywhere since they can easily be deflated whenever not in use.
The inflated suits are particularly popular among kids and teens. Whether it’s a Halloween party or a birthday party, jumping castles or inflatable sumo suits makes the party even more fun and exciting. You can even bring in an adult wearing a sumo suit, pretending to be a sumo wrestler and play around with kids.
You can easily purchase these suits or even acquire them on lease. There are many vendors available online who are just a phone call away. However, always purchase or lease them from trusted dealers.
People who give sumo suits for rent also give headgear and belly rings along. So, make sure that your rental service also gives these essential accessories along.
Also, you must know that these suits come in all sizes. You make sure you get one that fits your height. If you don’t get one that fits your size, you’ll miss out on the fun element completely since you won’t be able to comfortably enjoy wearing it or put up an interesting show.
These sumo suits don’t cost much. Renting it is perhaps a cost-effective solution and it doesn’t charge more than $200-$250 a day.
When searching around for the best rental service in your town, make sure that they follow all these conditions, not to mention, keep their suits clean. It takes almost an average of 2 hours to clean the suit properly, and devoting that much time is taken seriously only by trusted companies.