Posts Tagged ‘surfing’

Blanco Wins ABC’s Ultimate Surfer

Wednesday, September 22nd, 2021

In dramatic fashion, Tia Blanco is now $100k richer and will be competing in 3 World Tour events in 2022. As the first cast member picked for the Ultimate Surfer on ABC, Tia went to Kelly Slater’s Surf Ranch in July 2020 at the height of the pandemic and lived there, competed and won surf offs over and over. In the end, she competed against her best friend and came out on top as the winner and first ULTIMATE SURFER.

Congrats to you Tia. We love you and are so proud of how you presented yourself to America.

Blanco Books Expedia Commercial

Thursday, July 8th, 2021

Tia Blanco has been tapped by Expedia and ABC to shoot a campaign as a lead up to the season of Ultimate Surfer. Tia, alongside a male counterpart from the cast of the series, will be principal in the campaign that will begin to air August 23rd.

Blanco in 2021 Maxim “Hot 100”

Wednesday, June 16th, 2021

Tia Blanco has been chosen to grace the pages of this year’s Maxim Magazine “Hot 100” issue. With a banner year and so much more ahead this honor is well deserved.

Issue is on newstands now. Congrats Tia.

Kennelly Part of Netflix Project

Wednesday, May 26th, 2021

Deadline.com announced a project yetsterday that Netflix is developing with Charlize Theron that involves Keala Kennelly and her cohorts who fought for pay equality in professional surfing and won. The movie will be based on an article written by RPRT friend Daniel Duane for NY Times Magazine. For more information you can read HERE.

Tia Blanco To Appear on “The Ultimate Surfer” on ABC

Thursday, May 6th, 2021

The cast for ABC’s “The Ultimate Surfer” has been announced and Tia Blanco has been revealed to be part of the cast. The series, produced by the same folks who do “The Ultimate Fighter,” will air starting August 23rd, 2021. The 14 athletes filmed over summer 2020 (during COVID and managed to do it safely) where they lived and surfed at the iconic Surf Ranch in Lemoore, CA. Be sure to tune in and for more information you can go HERE.

Keala Wins RB Magnitude!

Wednesday, March 17th, 2021

Keala Kennelly is your 20/21 Red Bull Magnitude Champ. Keala won both the “Biggest Wave Award” and “Overall Champion” taking home a cool $30k in cash. On a day when everyone opted to go to big close out Jaws, Keala stayed on the North Shore and found the outer reefs to be pumping clean waves. It was this day that was the impetus for the win.

Congrats KK!

Blanco Signs Influencer Contract with LifeSeasons

Monday, February 22nd, 2021

Tia Blanco has signed a multi-month “influencer” exclusive contract with supplement company Life Seasons. Based in Utah, Life Seasons makes ultra pure supplements for men’s, women’s and general health. Tia will exclusively represent the brand for 6 months focusing on social media engagement.

Tia Blanco Renews TCL

Tuesday, February 9th, 2021

Tia Blanco has committed to a new contract with long time collaborator TCL Electronics. Makers of fine electronics, TCL will continue a more formal relationship with Tia. A Spring Campaign is set to shoot in March and will be seen in all media.

Congrats Tia and TCL.

Tia Blanco Signs with Vegan Retailer Vejii

Wednesday, January 6th, 2021

Tia Blanco has signed on to be an ambassador for newly launched vegan marketplace, Vejii. Vejii is a one-stop shop for vegan products across all categories. Tia will be not only an ambassador, but also a shareholder. Vejii will also be carrying Tia’s Dear Self Skincare products within the month.
To learn more about Vejii you can go HERE.

Tia Blanco Launches Inspire Course

Wednesday, June 17th, 2020

We’re so excited to launch @tiablanco’s Guide to Fitness and Plant-Based Nutrition with @inspirecourses! Tia put a lot of thought into creating an amazing program with her favorite surf-specific workouts, yoga moves, stretches, and delicious plant-based meals and snacks to maximize your energy in the ocean this summer.

“You want to be the best athlete you can possibly be,” says Blanco. “By training frequently and staying committed, you are giving yourself the best chance to be the best surfer you can be. If you’re someone out there who has been curious about eating plant-based, this course is for you.”

For a limited time, save 20% with code BLANCO20! …And our friends @raen even chipped in free sunnies for the first two to enroll. Tia is even offering an extra free recipe for anyone who enrolls before midnight PT tomorrow!

Series can be purchased HERE.