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Vans Unveils Performance-Ready Boardshort Collection

Vans Releases Summer Boardshort Collection

Vans’ expanded summer offering provides durability and all-day comfort  Cypress, CALIF. (May 25, 2016) – In anticipation of a long-awaited summer, Vans releases a refreshing collection of boardshorts featuring Vans’ signature Sturdy Stretch construction tested by surfing’s elite. Engineered with the feedback of Vans’ own surf team, but fit for the average beach lounger, Sturdy Stretch technology utilizes a

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Remedy Communications Chosen By Hearshot For Domio Helmet Speaker Kickstarter Launch

Hearshot Inc. and Remedy Communications Team Up

Remedy Communications will assist in supporting the innovative Domio helmet SAN DIEGO (May 25, 2016) — Hearshot Inc. has announced that they have selected San Diego’s Remedy Communications  to assist with the lifestyle public relations support for the June Kickstarter launch of its innovative Domio  helmet audio product. Founded by ex-Google employee and dotcom entrepreneur, Bart Lipski, and former management

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GoPro and Red Bull Form Exclusive Global Partnership

GoPro and Red Bull Form a Global Partnership

Two of the World’s Strongest Brands Team Up to Cross-Promote and Innovate GoPro to become Red Bull’s exclusive Point-of-View Camera and Content Partner SAN MATEO, Calif., May 24, 2016 — GoPro (NASDAQ:GPRO) and Red Bull today announced they are joining forces on a multi-year, global partnership that includes content production, distribution, cross-promotion and product innovation. As

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Thomas Campbell Brings Iconic Bronze Sculptures to Element’s Perspective Series

Thomas Campbell Brings Iconic Bronze Sculptures to Element

Element and Thomas Campbell’s new collaboration fuses art and function into one sweet product May 19, 2016 (Costa Mesa, CA) – Today, Element unveiled its new line of Element Perspective skateboards featuring graphics from Thomas Campbell’s popular Bronze sculpture series made from reclaimed materials that inspire the artist. These boards were created and designed for

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SIA to Uphold January Snow Show Dates; December Show Canceled

SIA to Uphold January Snow Show Dates; December Show Canceled

SIA, SnowSports of America plans to uphold the end of January dates for 2017, reverting back to regular schedule rather than having a December show.

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‘47 Partners with Nitro Circus for Exclusive Headwear and Apparel

‘47 Partners with Nitro Circus for Exclusive Headwear and Apparel

'47 announced their two-year licensing agreement with Nitro Circus that establishes them as the exclusive headwear and apparel partner of all Nitro Circus athletes.

Financials

U.S. Retail Sales Take a Strong Rise in April

U.S. Retail Sales Rise, Show Signs of Economy Boost

Strong rising sales in retail boost economic outlook After growth stalled in the first quarter, it seems that Americans are shopping again. U.S. retail sales rose strongly in April, with consumers purchasing automobiles and other goods, predicting that the economy may be regaining momentum. The Commerce Department reported on Friday that the jump in numbers

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Filipe Toledo Joins the Family at Sun Bum

Filipe Toledo Joins Sun Bum

Filipe Toledo joins Julian Wilson and Malia Manuel in Sun Bum’s Ambassador group Cocoa Beach, Florida (May 2016) – Sun Bum® announced the newest addition to its Ambassador family , Brazilian pro surfer, Filipe Toledo. Toledo joins fellow WSL team riders Julian Wilson and Malia Manuel, rounding out the brand’s diverse lifestyle Ambassador group. Toledo joins Sun

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Google Releases Gboard for iPhone

Google Releases Gboard for iPhone

Gboard is a keyboard designed by Google specifically for the iPhone, that integrates each functions into messages for increased ease of use Google’s new keyboard, Gboard, enables users to search gifs, emojis, and really, anything on the web, right from your messaging keyboard. Anything that you’d search for on Google, you can search on Gboard.

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The Mattson 2 Live at the Del Monte Speakeasy

The Mattson 2 - Electric Radio

Electric Radio presents The Mattson 2 at the Del Monte Speakeasy Twin brother jazz duo Jared and Jonathan Mattson share their unique musical stylings on Electric Radio. The Mattson brothers collaborated with Electric to create Electric Radio, where the brothers will share monthly soundcloud play lists of their inspirations and modern jazz take on classic cover songs.

Events

Chica de Mayo Aims to Get Girls of NYC Rolling

GRO Presents "Chica de Mayo" Held in NYC

This Spring’s Event To Unite Riders And Introduce Girls Of All Ages To Skateboarding NEW YORK, NY – Females of all ages will discover the joy and benefits of skateboarding at GRO’s Chica de Mayo. “Skateboarding is not just for young boys. From 2-62 years of age, girls are getting on skateboards and long boards and

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Instagram Gets a New, Modern Look

Instagram Gets an Updated Look

The popular photo and video-sharing app released its brand-new makeover today, featuring a more colorful logo and minimal app design For those of you that haven’t heard the earth-shattering news, Instagram has debuted a brand-new look for their app. Their iconic logo has gotten a colorful redesign, and the app itself now features a clean,

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2016 Dew Tour Shop Showdown Voting Contest

2016 Dew Tour Shop Showdown Voting Contest

For its second year in a row, TransWorld SKATEboarding and Dew Tour heave teamed up to host a Shop Showdown video contest on TWSkate.com to find the best shop team in the country. This year, they invited 15 new shops along with returning champs, 303 Boards from Colorado, to create a 3-5 minute video edit in the