El Segundo, CA-01.03.2012- Ironclad Performance Wear (ICPW), a leader in high-performance task-specific work gloves, is proud to be the official mechanic glove of the Larry Brooks/Jeremy McGrath owned-Supercross.com/Honda team and the Jeff Ward Racing/DNA Energy team.

"2012 is a great year for the sport as two former champions are now team owners and Ironclad is a proud sponsor for both of their racing efforts. The excitement and demographics of Supercross make this opportunity a big one for Ironclad. " said Shawn Norfolk, Director of Marketing for Ironclad.

Supercross.com/Honda team owner Larry Brooks said, "Jeremy and I have been friends with Shawn Norfolk for about 20 years. When he called us to talk about gloves for the mechanics, we were pumped. Ironclad is huge in the Industrial safety market, and to see them looking at our sport and our team to help build their brand is pretty cool. They want to win in their world just as much as we want to win in our world."

Jeff Ward had this to say, “We are very pleased to align ourselves with Ironclad Performance Wear and bring them on board at Jeff Ward Racing as our official mechanic glove. Ironclad is known as the worldwide leader in Performance work gloves and our mechanics are digging the gloves.”

About Ironclad Performance Wear Corporation
Ironclad Performance Wear is a leader in high-performance task-specific work gloves and apparel. It created the performance work glove category in 1998, and continues to leverage its leadership position in the safety, construction and industrial markets through the design, development and distribution of specialized task-specific gloves for industries such as oil & gas extraction; automotive; and police, fire, first-responder and military. Ironclad engineers and manufactures its products with a focus on innovation, design, advanced material science and durability. Ironclad’s gloves and apparel are available through industrial suppliers, hardware stores, home centers, lumber yards, and sporting goods retailers nationwide; and through authorized distributors in North America, Europe, Australia and Asia.

Built Tough for the Industrial Athlete™

For more information on Ironclad, please visit www.ironclad.com