Women Articles by Date

September 2011

  • Beautiful: ‘One Tree Hill’ & Music Star Kate Voegele Launches Signature Series Beckon in New York, Stokes Celebrity Fashion Buzz

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    Posted over 2 years ago by Andrew De Lara

    Everyone loves Kate Voegele. The beautifully talented One Tree Hill actress and budding music star sent ripples throughout New York City during its famed Fashion Week as she officially launched her Signature Series Beckon eyewear at the Soho Store on Sept. 14. Performing some soon-to-be smash hits from her brand new album, Gravity Happens, Kate dazzled an adoring crowd – capping off the night with a rockin’ acoustic cover of Britney Spears’ song “Til the World Ends.” With partygoers mobbing through NYC for Fashion Week – the launch added its own special flare to the City – with attendees taking in cocktails and good company while previewing the super stylish new sunglasses.

  • Domination: Oakley’s Wake Team Racks Up Major Hardware at 2011 Transworld Wake Awards

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    Posted over 2 years ago by Andrew De Lara

    It just keeps getting sicker every year. Oakley’s incredible team of Wake rippers reaffirmed their dominant presence in the industry at the 2011 Transworld Wake Awards in Orlando recently – racking up major honors and hardware after an all-time year of brilliance across the board. A typically vibrant celebration at the Surf Expo trade show, the Awards, laced with Oakley branding, went off yet again this year. All on the heels of a clean King of Wake Series sweep – with Young Star Harley Clifford claiming the men’s crown and fellow Aussie Amber Wing grabbing the Women’s Title. Add the Junior Pro Tour Title secured by O’s up and coming young rider, Shota Tezuka of Japan, and it’s safe to say that Oakley’s team is poised to continue dominance today and shape the future of the sport tomorrow.

  • Glory: Oakley Tennis Star Sam Stosur Claims US Open Title, Dominates Serena Williams 6-2, 6-3

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    Posted over 2 years ago by Andrew De Lara

    The media and commentators focused on Serena Williams. Meanwhile, an overlooked Sam Stosur was well on track to shock the Tennis World. Oakley’s Aussie Tennis Star dominated the former champ – 6-2, 6-3 – in the US Open Final on Sunday, claiming her first-ever Grand Slam triumph after one of the cleanest, most aggressive matches in the sport’s recent history. The victory also handed Australia its first Women’s Grand Slam Singles champ in more than 31 years. But of course, the path to glory was no easy feat.

  • The Hague: Brazilian Beach VB Stars Franca and Silva Top Walsh and May at FIVB Netherlands

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    Posted over 2 years ago by Andrew De Lara

    Kerri Walsh and her partner Misty May-Treanor definitely have a hump to overtake. And that hump is a pair of Brazilian Bombers. Oakley’s Larissa Franca and Juliana Silva topped fellow Oakley Beach Volleyball Star, Kerry, for the fifth time this year, claiming the Gold at The Hague Open in the Netherlands late August. After leading the Brazilians most of the first set – Larissa and Juliana stormed back for four straight points to take the game. It was cruisin’ from there – as the South American duo pulled away after an eight-all tie for the 21-17, 21-15 victory.

  • Sweep! O Wakeboard Stars Harley Clifford, Amber Wing Sweep Wake Crowns, Shota Tezuka Claims Jr. Pro Tour Title

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    Posted over 2 years ago by Andrew De Lara

    The Oakley Wakeboard Team might as well be a Royal Court. At the final intense stop of the 2011 Pro Wakeboard Tour, the most prominent pros on the Planet collided to vie for victory in Knoxville…and to seal the deal for even bigger honors: The King and Queen of Wake Titles. Harley Clifford claimed the King of Wake crown, Amber Wing emerged as Queen of Wake and Oakley Japan’s Shota Tezuka claimed his first-ever Jr. Pro Tour title!