Archive for July, 2010

Season 4 of Bravo’s “Flipping Out” premieres in August

Wednesday, July 28th, 2010

Season 4 of the hit Bravo show “Flipping Out” premieres August 10th at 9 p.m. ET/PT. Watch as RPRT client Jenni Pulos and gang bicker, argue and joke their way through the topsy turvy world of Jeff Lewis’s design business.

For more information please visit the show’s site on Bravo – http://www.bravotv.com/flipping-out

Josh Hansen to throw out 1st pitch at Dodger game

Tuesday, July 20th, 2010

Josh Hansen will be throwing out the first pitch this Saturday at the Dodgers game. This will be a series of press appearances and interviews done prior to X Games.

Josh’s publicist, Eileen Koch, has been working overtime to capitalize on Josh’s 3-peat bid for Gold at X and his recent appearances on the hit MTV show “The Hills.”

RPRT Clients infiltrate X Games 16

Tuesday, July 20th, 2010

X Games 16 is coming up next week and RPRT clients (and friends) will be competing for Gold! In Moto X, Josh Hansen will be going for his 3rd Gold Medal in a row and competing in Best Whip and Speed + Style as well. In Superpark, watch as Curren Caples skates as the youngest competitor in the Games against teammate and 2 x Gold winner, Rune Glifberg. In the street course, Mark Appleyard will be skating against rookie and contest machine Luan Oliveira. Good luck to all our clients!

Louie Lopez nabs 2nd place at AmsterDAMN Am

Monday, July 12th, 2010

Louie Lopez beat out some stiff competition at this year’s AmsterDAMN Am and scored a 2nd place finish (along with a $2500 check). Amateurs from all over the globe come to the DAMN Am series put on by Volcom and Skatepark of Tampa to compete for top honors.

Congrats Louie!

Pat Milbery hosts for Red Bull

Thursday, July 8th, 2010

Pat Milbery has been tapped by Red Bull to host the antics leading up to the Red Bull Flugtag in MN in July. Living in a house with a handful of top Red Bull athletes, Pat will report on the goings on throughout the span of a few days. The interstitials will air online and on the Jumbotron during the event.

Jorge Gurgel Set to Fight in August Strikeforce

Tuesday, July 6th, 2010

Jorge Gurgel finally got a fight date set for the August 21 Strikeforce card in Houston, TX. Jorge will be taking on hard hitting KJ Noons in the 155-lb. weight class. KJ recently won a decision against Conor Heun who gave Jorge one of the hardest battles he has had in the cage.

ESPN’s E:60 to Feature Roberta Mancino

Tuesday, July 6th, 2010

Roberta Mancino will be the subject of an exposé that ESPN’s E:60 will be doing on her and her extraordinary life as an adventure athlete and model. ESPN will be traveling to Italy in July to begin filming Roberta as she takes them through her home town and she and her boyfriend, base jumper Jeb Corliss, take to the sea, air and land.

The segment is set to air in the Fall. Stay tuned for more details.

Josh Hansen to appear on The Hills

Tuesday, July 6th, 2010

Josh Hansen will appear on tonight’s episode of MTV’s hit show The Hills. Josh will remain on the last few episodes of the series’ final season.

The Hills airs tonight on MTV at 10/9 PM Central.

Adventure Athlete/Model Roberta Mancino Signs

Thursday, July 1st, 2010

World record holding sky diver, base jumper, wing suiter and Italian model, Roberta Mancino has signed with RPRT to represent her Stateside. Roberta is a rare breed of woman who is not only gorgeous but also fears nothing when it comes to adventure.

Roberta was recently voted by Men’s Fitness as “The World’s Most Beautiful Female Athlete.”