Archive for March, 2014

Shane Borland on the 2014 Surfer Magazine “Hot 100”

Thursday, March 20th, 2014

IMG_3711Shano Borland is turning heads in the surf world these days and got a nod in the coveted Surfer Magazine “Hot 100” with a #12 ranking.

Shane is a two sport phenom in surf and skate and lately has really been impressing people with his surfing.

Congrats Shane!!!

Keegan Palmer Gets 2nd at Australian Grand Prix

Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

grandprix6352626_594974715_nKeegan Palmer traveled to Melbourne to take place in the Top Grom vert contest at the Australian Grand Prix and came out with second place earning him the right to skate a demo with the likes of Tony Hawk, Renton Millar and more.

Next Keegan rolls to California before heading to skate in a Pedro Barros’ contest in Florianopolis, Brazil.

Tia Blanco On Surfer Magazine “Hot 100” for 2014

Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

tia5862996_1549149224_nSurfer Magazine, the “Bible of the Sport,” has added Tia Blanco to their infamous “Hot 100” for 2014. Tia was placed in the 18th spot and is definitely one to watch. Surfer “Hot 100” alums have consistently gone on to win contests, titles and championships all over the world.

Congrats Tia! We can’t wait to watch your meteoric rise.

Shane Borland Wins In Santa Cruz

Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

shano865_833775429972502_575338740_nShano Borland went up to Santa Cruz for the NSSA Northwest division contest this weekend and wound up taking first place! Shano got some bomb sets and took the Northwest Open 5 win at the Hook.

Congrats Shano!!


Bowl Skate Phenom Keegan Palmer Signs With RPRT

Monday, March 10th, 2014

keegan air_nRPRT has signed a multi-year deal with pre-teen bowl/vert/park ripper Keegan Palmer from the Gold Coast of Australia. Keegan has been turning heads both in skateboarding and surfing. He most recently got a wild card into the Australian Hurley Open Nike SB Classics Cup and finished 13th place out of 34 of the world’s top bowl skaters.

Keegan, also a sponsored free surfer, is supported by brands Hurley, Oakley, Nike and Pocket Pistols Skateboards.

Louie Lopez Signs Multi-Year Deal with Mob Grip + Ricta Wheels

Wednesday, March 5th, 2014

mobagesLouie Lopez has committed to multi-year deal with Mob Grip and Ricta Wheels. Having been on the team for several years as an amateur, this is his first pro contract with the iconic brands.

Look for a Lopez pro wheel due out in summer of 2014.