Golf News for Wednesday, March 6, 2013 | Products

Bionic RelaxGrip Golf Gloves earns Locker Room Managers Association "Seal of Approval"

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Hillerich & Bradsby Co., maker of the Bionic Golf Glove, announces that only its line of Bionic RelaxGrip Golf Gloves has received the Locker Room Managers Association "Seal of Approval."

"The Association is full of individuals who work at the best clubs in the country, interact with serious golfers every day and know what gloves perform the best," said John Ballback, Bionic National Sales Manager.

"We're excited to be involved with the LRMA and to be given its exclusive Seal of Approval," said Cheryl Fink, Director of Marketing for Bionic Gloves.

Not only does the organization boast the best and brightest at dozens of the most prestigious clubs in the United States, but its President - Todd Dufek - has been a single-digit handicap golfer for over 35 years, a locker room manager for more than 25 and a shoe repairman for 10. As he put it, "I've worn and performance-tested different brands of gloves, and there's no question in my mind that Bionic has the best line of golf gloves currently on the market. There's no question they deserve the Seal of Approval."

The Locker Room Managers Association was founded in 1999 by Todd Dufek, a locker room manager of 25 years; he is employed at a high-end country club in Scottsdale, Arizona. The organization can be found online at and sends weekly emails and monthly e-newsletters to about 200 member clubs in 37 states and two countries. Any golf or country club can obtain a free six-month trial membership in the association by contacting Todd Dufek at

Bionic Golf Gloves are products of Hillerich & Bradsby Co., a leader in high-performance athletic gear since 1884. Other H&B brands include Louisville Slugger ® and PowerBilt ®.

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Media contact: Cheryl Fink • • (502) 588-7325\