For over 20 years Ringers Gloves has continued to bring industry firsts to the markets we serve. Developed using proprietary F3 Technology™, our gloves are designed to meet the unique needs of oil & gas, construction/engineering, tactical/law enforcement, fire/rescue/extrication, industrial/commercial, and do-it-yourself customers worldwide.

  • 1996 Ringers Gloves is founded by Kenny Dolenak (1962-2015) in California.

  • 1997 Developed for first responders, the extrication glove is another world first from Ringers Gloves.

  • 1999 Split-fit mechanic gloves are introduced with a split-palm design and gel padding.

  • 2001 The NYPD requests Ringers extrication gloves for search and rescue teams during 9/11 at Ground Zero.

  • 2003 Ringers Gloves brings Carbon X material to the racing industry with fire-retardant gloves and undergarments.

  • 2005 Ringers Gloves is named the official glove of the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) drag racing series.

  • 2006 The Barrier 1 extrication glove becomes the first glove in the fire/rescue industry to meet the OSHA blood borne pathogen resistance standard.

  • 2008 The Roughneck is developed for the high risk, highly regulated oil & gas industry.

  • 2008 The law enforcement glove series is launched at the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) conference in Boston.

  • 2011 Ringers Gloves moves its corporate headquarters from California to Houston, Texas.

  • 2012-2014 Ringers Gloves becomes a trusted partner with global operators, drilling contractors, service companies, and manufacturers in the oil & gas industry.

  • 2015 Ringers Gloves opens an office in Europe with headquarters in Denmark.

  • 2016 Ringers Gloves celebrates 20 years of hand safety innovation.

  • 2017 The tactical glove series is launched at the Modern Day Marine Show in Quantico.