Archive for April, 2010

Super Grom Shane Borland Signs!

Monday, April 26th, 2010

10 year old skater/surfer Shane Borland has signed with RPRT. Shane hails from Topanga, CA where he is well known for surfing as well as most adults at Malibu and skating better than 99% of the people at the Venice skatepark.

Shane is sponsored by Powell/Bones, Volcom and Osiris Shoes.

Welcome to the team Shane-O!

Rowley and Gonzalez to skate in Street League

Thursday, April 22nd, 2010

David Gonzalez and Geoff Rowley have been chosen as two of the 22 total skaters to take part in the new $1,000,000 prize skate contest series, Street League.

Set to debut in September, Geoff and David will add to an already great roster of skaters including Chris Cole, Sean Malto, Billy Marks and more.

RPRT Skaters in Indie Film “Little Birds”

Thursday, April 22nd, 2010

Independent feature “Little Birds” has chosen RPRTĀ  to wrangle skate talent for their film set to begin shooting 4/25. Skaters from both the Flip and Deathwish camps will be in the film as extras and featured extras.

Erik Ellington will have a small speaking role for the film. Director/writer Elgin James sought out Erik, David Gonzalez, Geoff Rowley and Louie Lopez from the roster.

Rowley and Gonzalez for TH12

Wednesday, April 21st, 2010

RPRT clients Geoff Rowley and David Gonzalez have been chose to be characters in the 12th iteration of Tony Hawk’s highly successful video game. Geoff and David will both be in the game representing for Volcom and Flip Skateboards.

Edit to take place at Red Bull Space SOHO

Friday, April 16th, 2010

Edit by Expose NY (an RPRT venture) and JCReport will be taking place in Soho, NY on May 4th in the Red Bull Space. Edit is a hybrid of the media centric Expose NY fashion showcase and JC Report’s private shopping events.

Edit will host top designers from around the globe including Bea Valdez, Lenny, Lutz + Patmos, Nicolas Kirkwood, Melissa and more. Guests will include top fashion media, stylists, buyers and invited shoppers.

Skater David Gonzalez to sign with RPRT!

Tuesday, April 6th, 2010

Flip Skateboards’ rising star David Gonzalez has just committed to signing to the already stacked RPRT roster of skaters. David was discovered as a young talent by the Flip brass while skating in his home country of Columbia.

Now a resident of Long Beach, David is known to go big and go hard. Welcome to the team David!

Mark DellaGrotte Set to Star in New Video Game

Monday, April 5th, 2010

Legendary Muay Thai trainer Mark DellaGrotte will be part of a new, yet to be disclosed, title for video game giant THQ. The game will be in development over the summer and is set to release late 2010. More details soon.