Archive for December, 2013

Curren Caples Re-Signs with Oakley

Friday, December 20th, 2013

oakleysCongrats go out to Curren Caples who just re-upped his deal with Oakley to continue to represent the brand. The iconic sunglass company will continue to keep Curren in Frogskins and plans to do some projects moving forward.


Roberta Mancino Re-Ups with GoPro

Wednesday, December 18th, 2013

goproagesRoberta Mancino has re-upped her deal with GoPro making her the only female athlete on both the human flight and underwater teams. An early adopter of the GoPro product line, Roberta has been using their cameras for years to document her exploits on the land and sea. She is excited to continue to be part of the GoPro family.

Look for a new edit to drop in January, 2014 that blends Roberta’s fashion and flight worlds exclusively through GoPro.

Caples, Lopez and Kerley Book Project For Mattel

Monday, December 16th, 2013

mattelgesIn early 2014, Louie Lopez, Curren Caples and Chad Kerley will be shooting an undercover project for toy manufacturer Mattel. The project, still under wraps, will include a web component, a national commercial and personal appearances.

Look for the project to drop mid 2014.

Ride UK Names Kerley “Worldwide Rider of the Year”

Monday, December 16th, 2013

iridemagesRide BMX UK has just named Chad Kerley their “Worldwide Rider of the Year.” On top of this awesome nod Chad was also named “Global Rider of the Year” by Freedom BMX.

Coming off an incredible year with wins at X Games and Dew Tour and putting out epic parts for Markit and Dan’s Comp, Chad has made his mark on freestyle BMX in a big way in 2013.

Congrats CK!

Louie Lopez Signs with Cons

Thursday, December 12th, 2013

consAfter much speculation, Louie Lopez has agreed to sign with iconic shoe brand CONS. Louie will skate with such legends as Kenny Anderson and Jason Jesse and join today’s rippers like Zered Bessett and Drew Brophy.

Converse is a part of Nike, Inc. and has a decades long heritage in skateboarding. We are stoked to have Louie be part of this amazing brand.

Louie is currently touring with his new teammates through South America. Video coming soon.