The new Global Elite is destined to be one of Mizuno's most popular Pro Level gloves. Utilizing patented 3D Technology that has set the industry standard for position specific pattern designs, the Global Elite offers the best in craftsmanship, fit, and performance in a Pro Level glove. Featuring an E-Lite leather which is soft and light for the ultimate in performance. The Global Elite offers a Counter Balanced system to the fingers which removes weight from the fingers of the glove for more control and lightweight feel. Every Global Elite has a new Roll Welting to increase structure and support throughout the fingers. Light and with extra structural support this glove is quick to the ball and will retain its shape for years to come. Each Mizuno Pro ball glove is handcrafted to the highest quality control standards by certified Mizuno Glove Technicians in Mizuno's own ISO9001 certified facility in Shanghai, China. All glove craftsmen have been through a rigorous certification process overseen by Master Craftsmen Kosaku Kishumoto (fielder's gloves) and Kuni Nakamura (mitts) who together have over 65 years of experience making ball gloves. Mizuno: Your passion is our obsession.