Archive for August, 2010

Ryan Paul signs letter of intent with Giro

Monday, August 30th, 2010

RPRT snowboarder Ryan Paul has signed a letter of intent to ride for Giro goggles and helmets for the remainder of 2010 and for the 2011 and 2012 seasons. Ryan will hopefully execute the contract before riding in the “Hot Dogs and Handrails” contest in September.

RPRT to Help MMA Fighter Zoila Frausto For Her Bellator Tournament

Wednesday, August 25th, 2010

RPRT has been brought on to help MMA sensation Zoila Frausto as she fights in the semi-finals of the 115 lb. tournament against American Top Team’s Jessica Aguilar at the end of September in Louisiana.

Zoila recently made a huge splash when she knocked out top contender Rosie Sexton at Bellator 23.

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Shane Borland Shoots for Music Video

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

Shane Borland was invited to skate at the legendary Pink Motel pool to be filmed for a video for Weezer’s new single “Pool Party” starring the cast of Jackass 3D. Shane was one of a handful of skaters used in the video and ripped the pool alongside legends Christian Hosoi, Salba, Greg Lutza and Wee Man.

Baron’s “9191″ Soundtrack live!

Tuesday, August 17th, 2010

Baron has completed the first ever original score for a snowboard film. Volcom Entertainment’s “9191″ starring Gigi Ruf is set to release in September. Fans can listen to the soundtrack featuring collaborations with A Place To Bury Strangers, Dave Lombardo and Hesta Prynn at this website:

http://9191movie.com/soundtrack.html

RPRT to collaborate on Philips project

Wednesday, August 11th, 2010

Global marketing communications agency Isobar has chosen RPRT to collaborate on a digital marketing/PR initiative to promote a new collaboration between their client Philips and surf company O’Neill. Promotions will surround the premiere of a new snowboard film and the O’Neill Coldwater Classic surf contest.

RPRT Clients at X Games 16

Wednesday, August 4th, 2010

Congrats go out to all our clients who participated in X Games 16. Josh Hansen, Curren Caples and Mark Appleyard all made it to the finals of their respective events making great showings. Josh walked away with a bronze medal in Moto X, despite an equipment failure, and Curren Caples won the hearts of America with his amazing performance which just missed the medal mark.

Congrats boys!