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June 2008

  • King of the Park 2008

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    Posted almost 6 years ago by Matt Murray

    Double Dolphin Kickflips, Local Legends Named Junior, Pogo Sticks and Red Bull Chicks – ATL Style

  • Coming Soon: The Robert Pimple Limited Edition Hijinx™ Sunglasses

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    Posted almost 6 years ago by Newbear Lesniewski

    Barry McGee is the given name. “Twist” the preferred moniker. Robert Pimple the ultimate alias.

  • Oakley Wades in Deep for a Shot at the Fly Fishing Angler

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    Posted almost 6 years ago by Will Rice

    Seeing the fish matters. Watching microscopic insects hatch off the water and seeing that subtle trout sip at the surface – really matters. Taking a direct hit in the eye by a weighted streamer traveling at 150 feet per second – really, really bad news.

  • Rolling O Lab visits Burlington, Vermont

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    Posted almost 6 years ago by Jason Yelk

    The Rolling O landed in Burlington, Vermont on the first day of summer. The weather was sunny and hot and Church Street was packed with anxious shoppers and curious on lookers as Oakley took over.

  • Mountain Bike World Championships

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    Posted almost 6 years ago by Sue George, Cycling News

    The world came to Val di Sole, Italy, for a week of racing that crowned the World Champions in mountain bike and trials disciplines. Though touted as a popular summer (as well as winter) tourist destination in Italy’s Dolomite mountains, Val di Sole was anything but sunny as racers, fans and the media descended June 17-22.

  • Oakley Cycling Warms up for Tour at Dauphine Libere

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    Posted almost 6 years ago by Kiko Gracia

    Oakley cycling dominated the Dauphiné Libéré, the most prestigious cycling stage race in France outside the Tour de France.

  • KVD wins Bassmaster Elite Series Bluegrass Brawl

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    Posted almost 6 years ago by Louis Wellen

    When Kevin VanDam (Oakley’d out in polarized Straight Jackets, Black O-Shorts, Impact Crater sandals and a Titanium Minute Machine, won the Bassmaster Elite Series Bluegrass Brawl with 16 ounces to spare) stepped to the weigh-in stage with his five-bass limit Sunday, he wasn’t a confident man. For the first time in the four-day tournament, he hadn’t sacked 20-plus pounds.

  • Big Weekend for Oakley Skate

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    Posted almost 6 years ago by Dylan Radloff

    Rune Glifberg , Ryan Sheckler and Bob Burnquist all podium from Baltimore to Sweden.

  • Hunting Yeti

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    Posted almost 6 years ago by Tess Weaver

    The withdrawal from skiing can be hard during the summer, especially the first month after lifts close. Luckily Nimbus Independent is here to make it just a little easier with the release of their third “Hunting Yeti” webisode on …

  • Rolling O Lab visits the Canadian Grand Prix

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    Posted almost 6 years ago by Nick Legare

    On a muggy weekend in early June, one out of a series of eighteen Grand Prix was held on the beautiful Ile Notre Dame in Montreal, Canada.

  • National Account Crew Converges on New Orleans

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    Posted almost 6 years ago by James Smat

    By nature, Oakley Tech Reps. are bred to charge any obstacle presented to them, and overcome it. This year’s mid-year meeting in New Orleans was more than a chance to discuss business; it was an opportunity to collaborate on one of our most important tasks as American citizens.

  • Oakley Sponsors 7th Annual King of the Park

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    Posted almost 6 years ago by Tess Weaver

    Oakley supports unique skateboard contest in Southeast

  • Oakley Girls Get Pumped

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    Posted almost 6 years ago by Jenna Goldberg

    Sage Erickson and Crew Get Women Surfing In SD

  • Oakley Froggy Surf 2008

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    Posted almost 6 years ago by Liam Barrett

    The fourth annual Froggy Surf took over Steamer Lane, Santa Cruz in fun three to four foot conditions.

  • Torrey Pines

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    Posted almost 6 years ago by Matt Murray

    Our National Championship, The 108th United States Open Kicks Off Tomorrow!

  • Oakley's Yani Tseng LPGA Win

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    Posted almost 6 years ago by Megan Pura

    LPGA tour newby and Oakley eyewear athlete Yani Tseng, who joined the Tour earlier this year at age 19, won the McDonald’s LPGA Championship this past weekend wearing White Oakley Flak Jackets with Slate lenses.

  • Oakley MTB Dominates Fort WIlliam World Cup

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    Posted almost 6 years ago by Leander Angerer

  • Now Available: Troy Lee Signature Series Gascan

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    Posted almost 6 years ago by Newbear Lesniewski

    Troy Lee Signature Series Gascan® now available online in limited quantities.

  • Javier Gomez Triathlon's Best

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    Posted almost 6 years ago by Kiko Garcia

    Oakley’s Javier Gomez has firmly asserted himself as triathlon’s best after winning his first elite world championship today in Vancouver, Canada.

  • Oakley's Fiolek Goes Two-for-Two

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    Posted almost 6 years ago by Anthony Paggio

    Rookie phenom Oakley’s Ashley Fiolek took her second win of the season at round two of the AMA/WMA Women’s National Motocross Championship. The Oakley rider swept the weekend’s motos at the Monster Energy Freestone Motocross National.

  • Oakley's James Stewart Undefeated

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    Posted almost 6 years ago by Athony Paggio

    In his first visit to Freestone County Raceway, Oakley’s James Stewart, extended his winning streak to three at the Monster Energy Freestone Motocross National, round three of the 2008 Toyota Motocross Championship.

  • Now Available: Stephen Murray Signature Series Hijinx

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    Posted almost 6 years ago by Newbear Lesniewski

    Stephen Murray Signature Series Hijinx™ now available online in limited quantities.

  • Colorado MX

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    Posted almost 6 years ago by Brad Melear

    Oakley Factory Pilot Tour Hits Stop #3 in Erie, CO. Round Three of the Oakley Factory Pilot Tour ascended upon Erie, Colorado. Sunday June 1st, it was a classic Colorado summer day. The masses started arriving around 10a.m. Oakley’s presence was in full force as the Rolling O Lab transformed just feet away from the MX track. This was the first Oakley sponsored dealer ride day, so expectations were as high as the temperature.