Recent Women News
The Brazilian Bombers just keep on bombing. Oakley’s star Beach Volleyball duo of Juliana Felisberta Silva and Larissa Franca topped Chinese defending Sanya Open champions (and fellow Oakley athletes) Xue Chen/Zhang Xi 2-1 (19-21, 22-20 and 17-15) on Sunday morning in a national televised gold medal match. The grand victory over the ‘home team’ tallied back-to-back titles for the Brazilians on the 2011 FIVB Beach Volleyball Swatch World Tour. On the heels of a killer win at the Brasilia Open last week, Juliana/Larissa were crowned in the Chinese resort city for the first time and only the second time on Chinese soil – the last coming at the Shanghai Open in 2005.
You’ve more than likely seen her on the CW’s One Tree Hill. Oakley’s Kate Voegele isn’t only a super talented singer-songwriter, musician and actress – she’s also a flat out amazing person. The rising artist, who played the character ‘Mia Catalano’ on the popular show, just dropped her latest album, Gravity Happens. Available for purchase on iTunes immediately, don’t dare miss out on the vocal beauty that is Kate Voegele. Also watch for her new Signature Series Oakley Beckon eyewear – coming in September!
Chanelle Sladics is back at it again. Together with her beautiful collection “One Life” snowboarders, Oakley’s ripper/producer is cruising into Europe this time around. This particular webisode documents the girls’ journey through Switzerland. From athletes getting attacked by a nasty flu, competing at the European Open and going sightseeing in Zurich, this edition features some dramatic music and a killer black and white slo mo section to top everything off.