Hand Up Gloves Review

Hand Up Gloves Review

By Paul Liberatore

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Time to read 4 min

Golfers have lots of choice for how they play golf with a glove. HANDUP gloves provide flair and function to players wanting to break away from traditional styles. Born from inspiration in the extreme sports, HANDUP gloves are designed to be durable and provide excellent performance.


 In this review, we take a look at how HANDUP gloves can offer golfers more than just a vibrant color pop with their eccentric designs. 

Key Features

HANDUP gloves are backed by the extreme sports industry standard in glove manufacturing knowledge.

HANDUP gloves provide a unique sense of style for golfers looking to break away from the traditional.

HANDUP gloves are durable and made to retain maximum feel between the golf club and your hand.


The Hand Up glove definitely has a shock factor straight out of the packaging. The visuals of the glove will be noticed by anyone right away. 


Hand Up gloves feel great and they are among some of the most durable gloves tested. Overall, the Hand Up gloves are a great option for players that want the diverse color set without paying for the most expensive glove models.


Design and Technology

HANDUP gloves are created with a “SuperSoft” leather to provide more feel during the golf swing. Each glove is also printed with Party Palm graphics for added flare. Additionally, cross section graphics can be used as a reminder for golfers looking to keep their grip in the same place every swing. 

Flex stitching at the knuckles keep the glove from breaking down too quickly, extending life and saving you money. Ventilation holes make HANDUP gloves breathable so they can be used year-round. 

PROS

  • The Hand Up glove line offer a one-of-a-kind style.
  • Hand Up gloves combine durability and function to provide golfers excellent value for their money.
  • Specific Hand Up gloves can be used as a grip reminder depending on how the graphics align through the palm.

CONS

    • Hand Up gloves unique aesthetic will put off players that do not prefer to call attention to their hands at address.
    • Hand Up gloves do not provide the same level of feel as AAA Cabretta style golf gloves.
    • Hand Up gloves do not come in cadette sizes.

Our Experience

The HANDUP glove definitely has a shock factor straight out of the packaging. The visuals of the glove will be noticed by anyone right away. For some, that will be great, players that prefer a subtle look will likely run the other way, and that is okay.


 What is really of interest, is how does this glove perform. Can it stack up against other gloves within a similar price category? The quick answer: yes. HANDUP gloves feel great and they are among some of the most durable gloves tested. This durability comes with a firmer feel when comparing them to AAA Cabretta style options but that is expected given the difference in prices.


 Overall, the HANDUP gloves are a great option for players that want the diverse color set without paying for the most expensive glove models.

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the key features of Handup Gloves?

Handup Gloves are designed for cyclists and offer features like a breathable mesh back, silicone palm grips, and touchscreen-compatible fingertips. They are available in a variety of colors and patterns to match your cycling kit.

How do I care for my Handup Gloves?

Handup Gloves can be machine washed in cold water and air dried. Avoid using fabric softener or putting them in the dryer, as this can damage the material. It's recommended to wash them after each use to keep them fresh.

Do Handup Gloves come in different sizes?

Yes, Handup Gloves are available in sizes ranging from X-Small to XX-Large to accommodate a variety of hand sizes. They also have a women's-specific fit. Refer to the size chart on the Handup website to find the right size for your hands.

Can I use Handup Gloves for activities other than cycling?

While Handup Gloves are primarily designed for cycling, their lightweight and breathable construction makes them suitable for other activities like running, weight lifting, and general fitness. The silicone palm grips can also be useful for tasks requiring a secure grip.

Do Handup Gloves offer any protection in a crash?

Handup Gloves are not primarily designed for crash protection, but they do provide some abrasion resistance and padding to help protect your hands in the event of a fall. For more serious cycling activities, you may want to consider gloves with additional reinforcement or impact protection.

Conclusion

HANDUP gloves offer golfers a new way to express themselves while out on the course. At their current price point, HANDUP gloves also offer some of the best value in the golf glove space. 


HANDUP gloves offer exceptional durability standards based on expertise acquired in the extreme sports. Most important, HANDUP gloves retain the feel necessary for golfers to play their best at any level.

Paul Liberatore

Paul Liberatore

As the Founder of Golfers Authority Paul Liberatore Esq. has spent the last 7+ years writing about the best golf equipment or instruction from the top golf instructors in the world. He has been a contributing writer for Sports Illustrated Golf and GolfWRX. After graduating with honors from Purdue University, he realized that he had a passion for the golf business and the law. When he's not practicing law, or creating golf content on YouTube, he can be found on his syndicated Behind the Golf Brand podcast talking with the most prolific leaders in the golf industry. 

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