RYU (pronounced ROO) stands for Respect Your Universe. This new player in the MMA arena, is founded on a warrior's code of ethics - keep the spirit of combat in mind at all times. The power of RYU comes from the brand's pillars: Strength, Honor, Respect and Sustainability. All athletes have the heart of a warrior, from an MMA fighter to the elderly yoga practitioner. RYU has created sports apparel that will help these athletes achieve their individual greatness and (with the help of organic and recycled materials) lessen the impact on the environment. Win-win! Join the Age of RYU today, by purchasing some of the finest MMA shorts, rash guards and apparel on the market.