Gloves

  • Footjoy reports continued growth in glove market share

    By SGB golf on 02/11/2015
    FootJoy has confirmed its clear leadership in the UK golf glove sector after announcing an increased market share figure of 54.4% for the value of all on and off course sales in 2015*. Following the well-received launch of its extensive range of high-performance golf gloves, the brand has seen its market share (value) increase by 2.2% over the last two […]
  • Konyk praises Hirzl after Long Drive win

    By SGB golf on 28/08/2015
    Swiss glove specialist HIRZL is delighted to report on the success of Dan Konyk, one of its long drive stars, at the American Golf Long Drive Championship. Despite torrential rain, the Huddersfield pro let fly with an incredible drive of 333 yards in the final that was just enough to secure victory. Konyk commented, “Hirzl gave me a real advantage […]
  • Asher Golf gloves now available to the trade

    By SGB golf on 18/09/2014
    After launching in the States a couple of years ago, Asher gloves became available in the UK for the first time and were an immediate success. . “We placed an initial order to test the market and sold them all within a month with very little marketing” explains Grant Anderson, Director and co-founder of The Brand Clubhouse.  “Since then we’ve […]
  • Choosing the right glove through FJ’S Golfgloveguide.com

    By SGB golf on 11/09/2014
    FootJoy has launched a new microsite to teaching golfers about the importance of finding a properly-fitting golf glove and how this can enhance performance. Golfgloveguide.com incorporates instructional and experiential content, outlining the five most important aspects pertaining to a glove’s performance: Equipment, Grip, Fit, Durability and Care. FootJoy Ambassador and World No.2 Adam Scott,  said: “All of the feel in […]
  • Oakley

    By SGB golf on 08/12/2011
    The Hydrolix features Oakley’s patented Hydrolix moisture management system, and mesh on three fingers to increase breathability. The glove comes with a full-grain leather palm, with durability boosted by a synthetic leather palm patch. RRP: £20 www.oakley.com
  • Bionic

    By SGB golf on 08/12/2011
    Bionic’s StableGrip is unique in as much as it features Anatomical Relief Pads, which have been designed by an orthopaedic hand surgeon to smooth out the ‘peaks and valleys’ of the hand to improve grip. RRP: £16.99 www.bionic-glove.co.uk
  • PGA Collection

    By SGB golf on 08/12/2011
    The Polar Fleece Winter gloves are made with a fleece-lined outer layer for protection from the cold and wind-chill, while synthetic leather palms should offer excellent grip, even in wet weather. RRP: £15.99 (per pair) www.pgacollection.co.uk
  • Hirzl

    By SGB golf on 08/12/2011
    Launched in Spring 2011 by the Swiss gloves specialists, the Soffft Flex glove is made from Cabretta leather that has been put through what Hirzl describes as a “long and complex tanning process”, which should improve the durability of the Cabretta. RRP: €27.95 (No UK RRP available) www.hirzl.com
  • Masters Golf

    By SGB golf on 08/12/2011
    The Insul-8 winter gloves are made from Insul-8 fabric, which should deflect cold air on the outside, and trap warm air on the inside. The gloves are also designed to be sufficiently thin so that feel is not compromised. RRP: £19.99 (per pair) www.mastersgolf.co.uk
  • Nike Golf

    By SGB golf on 08/12/2011
    Nike says the new Classic Feel glove provides fantastic feel without sacrificing freedom of movement. Made from 100% Cabretta leather, the glove features perforated fingers for an ergonomic fit and breathability. RRP: £14 www.nikegolf.eu