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Mancino and Blanco For Upper Deck Goodwin Champions 2018/19

Goodwin-Champions-555x395Tia Blanco and Roberta Mancino have been tapped to have authenticated signed trading cards for the elite Goodwin Champions by Upper Deck series. Every year Upper Deck identifies athletes who have met great accomplishments and create a commemorative series of cards. The cards are hand signed by the athletes and contain a swatch of fabric used in competition from the athlete.

For this series, Roberta donated a T-shirt from a skydiving competition and Tia gave a singlet from her ISA competition.

The cards will be out towards the end of the year.

Palmer Extends With Nike SB Through 2020 Olympics

nike_sb_icon_camo_fill_t-shirt_white_1aKeegan Palmer has re-upped with longtime sponsor Nike SB for another 3 years. Keegan will exclusively continue to wear Nike SB shoes and apparel through the 2020 Olympics. Keegan has been riding for the brand since he was little and is now happy to be part of the global team.

Watch for Keegan to skate the first stop of Vans Park Series in Brazil this weekend.

Congrats K!

Tia Blanco Tapped For Lorna Jane Activewear Campaign

23423Tia Blanco has been picked to shoot for a campaign by activewear giant Lorna Jane. The campaign will run online for 6 weeks during the summer and will be shot in Venice Beach.

Blanco Wins 2018 Tofino Pro

RIPCURLPRO_D3_KV-26-1200x800Tia Blanco continues her international surf assault, this time taking top honors in British Columbia at the 2018 Tofino Pro. Hundreds lined the beach to cheer on local legends and international pros, as Tia surfed her best heats in pumping surf. Decked out in full rubber, Tia was able to pull out a convincing win in the final to be crowned champ.

Next stop for Tia is the Cabo Pro in Baja California.

Congrats Tia.

Kerley Gets 2nd at FISE

3376Chad Kerley turned up the heat in Montpelier, France this past week for the FISE World street BMX contest. This was the first time the action sports festival held a street BMX course. The competition was tight with Chad’s best friend Dennis getting first and Chad getting a close second with some amazing technical riding.

Congrats CK!

Roberta Mancino Signs with All Road Mobile

23376578_186780481897421_1595334387971776149_nSetting to create the ultimate high end accessory company for the iphone ecosystem, Allroad Mobile has signed Roberta Mancino to be a brand ambassador. Set to launch via kickstarter, the products will feature ultra premium materials, beautiful design and unmatched device protection. The phone cases will also come with a system to add a variety of accessories including a gimbal, extra battery among other things.

Congrats on the new sponsor Roberta!

Keegan Wins Vans Park Series Continental Championships (Oceania)

SlGo5qia_400x400Keegan Palmer slayed the competition this weekend at the first stop of the Vans Park Series Continental Championships for Oceania. Even though Keegan is a tour pro he is eligible to compete in the Continentals for a chance to get a golden ticket straight to Worlds. With his first place win (he also qualified first in semi’s), Keegan gets that slot to go to China no matter how he does in the rest of the tour.

Next stop for VPS will be in Brazil.

Great job Keegan!

Lindsey Jacobellis Joins SmartyPants Gummy Vitamin Team

smartypantsvitamins-logoLindsey Jacobellis is proud to now be part of the SmartyPants team. SmartyPants is the premiere producer of gummy vitamins for men, women and kids. The products are something Lindsey discovered at the Supergirl Pro and really loved. As a sponsor of the Supergirl Pro, SmartyPants will continue to support Lindsey’s all-girls snowboarding contest and bring her on board as an ambassador. Also look for a vegetarian line coming from the brand in the coming months!

Vans x Cro-Mags Collab

imagesRPRT worked with iconic NY Hardcore band Cro-Mags and their management to create a limited edition Vans Old Skool collaboration. The shoe features the logo and iconic mushroom cloud artwork from their album “Age of Quarrel” on the footbed. The shoes, limited to 125 production pairs, will NOT be available for sale but rather were created as promo for the band. These ultra rare shoes will be seen mainly in LA and NY where 3 shipments were made to Harley Flanagan, RPRT and Harley’s management.

This is the second punk collab that RPRT facilitated which includes a Circle Jerks x Primitive skate capsule collection.

THANK YOU VANS for the awesome final product.

Tia Blanco Shoots Ford Campaign

BxTIsgFj_400x400Tia Blanco was tapped to co-star in a Ford of Southern California commercial. The spot features Tia and two “friends” meeting up for a day of California surf and snow. Tia is the featured surfer and snowboarder in the campaign which was shot in Mammoth and Malibu.

To see the internet :15 spot you can go HERE.