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September 2009

  • First Ever Oakley Bass Fishing Tournament, The Oakley North Texas Classic, A Success

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    Posted almost 5 years ago by

    The first ever Oakley Bass fishing tournament went off this past weekend at Sneaky Pete’s Resort on Lake Lewisville just north of DFW airport in Dallas, TX. Friday’s registration was held at Bass Pro Shops Grapevine location. Nearly two-hundred grass roots bass tournament anglers showed up, registered, got an O-Lab tour and had an Al Janc cooked burger. The National O-Lab was the center piece of the entire event – offering tours throughout the three day event to all anglers who participated in addition to BPS staff and customers interested in seeing the show.

  • The O Lab Catches Innings in Saint Louis

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    Posted almost 5 years ago by Kyle Matias

    The Rolling O lab was back in the Lou for one of the greatest rivalries in Major League Baseball.

  • Rolling O goes to the freestyle.ch

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    Posted almost 5 years ago by Immo Paulsen

    Last weekend the highlight for all fans of Skateboard, Freeski, Snowboard and FMX in Europe took place – the freestyle.ch in Zürich, Switzerland. It’s the home event for Oakley’s Zürich-based European headquarters, and of course the place to be for the Rolling O Lab as well.

  • O Lab Shred Alert: Aspen Ski and Board Company

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    Posted almost 5 years ago by Brian Carlin

    The O Lab rolled in to Columbus Ohio geared to pump up the seasonal opening for the Aspen Ski and Board Company. With locations in Polaris, Upper Arlington and a dedicated web sales team, die-hard skiers and boarders alike filled the 35-foot lab one after another to learn about Oakley’s High Definition Optics.

  • Oakley's Pep Fujas and Simon Dumont Cycle for Charities

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    Posted almost 5 years ago by

    PROFESSIONAL EXTREME ATHLETES CYCLE FOR CHARITIES Local Utah and National Professional Freeskiers and extreme athletes unite in West Coast Bike Ride to raise money for injured and fallen athletes and their charities. Professional freeskiing athletes are on a mission the whole month of October along the Pacific Coast. The “Cycle for a Cause” charity bike ride from Seattle, Washington to San Diego, California has been established to raise money and awareness for fallen and injured individuals in the freeskiing community.

  • Sneak Peek: Chip Foose Jupiter™

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    Posted almost 5 years ago by Rick Zacharias

    Last year, we honored him with the Chip Foose Signature Series Gascan. This year, Oakley Jupiter will get the same treatment.

  • Rolling O Lab gets a Taste of Madison

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    Posted almost 5 years ago by Jason Gerardi

    Eating, performance & Optics Defined! Once a year, 60+ restaurants & 175,000 hungry & thirsty folks gather atop the isthmus at Wisconsin’s State Capitol square. They’re there to sample Madison Chefs’ greatest creations and this year they also got to sample Oakley’s finest: HDO optics!

  • Eye Contact-Dealer Education and Retail Day

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    Posted almost 5 years ago by Jason Gerardi

    The O-Lab swung into Madison WI’s west-side for a day of dropping HDO knowledge on Wisconsin Oakley Dealers. Our gracious host, local Oakley RX Dealer, Eye Contact of Madison provided the location and the man-power for the day.

  • Oakley Teams Up with Young Survival Coalition and Michelle More

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    Oakley proudly extends their valued partnership with Young Survival Coalition (YSC), the premier international, non-profit network focused on the concerns and issues unique to young women affected by breast cancer. This year they will introduce two new, special edition YSC women’s sunglasses – Dangerous and Commit. These pieces will join the already popular Oakley Ravishing and Enduring styles to create a comprehensive Oakley YSC eyewear collection. All pieces of this collection benefit the continuing efforts of the YSC.

  • Oakley Triathletes, Celebs Compete in Malibu

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    Posted almost 5 years ago by Tess Weaver

    Competitors swam a half-mile in the Pacific Ocean, followed by an 18-mile bike ride along the Pacific Coast Highway, and a four-mile run on pavement and sand in Zuma and Trancas beaches.

  • Oakley’s Alinghi just two points ahead for the overall D35 season championship

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    Posted almost 5 years ago by

    Oakley’s Alinghi had mixed results at the final day of the HP Cup La Reserve – finishing the regatta in second place behind Okalys-Corum helmed by fellow Alinghi team member Loïck Peyron.

  • The O Lab Goes Fishing in Denver

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    Posted almost 5 years ago by Sean Messing

    For the third year in a row the Rolling O Lab made its way to Denver, CO for the annual Fly Fishing Retailer.

  • Endless O Tour

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    Posted almost 5 years ago by Kelley Kronberg

    Oakley’s Rolling O Lab made its first ever stop in Grand Rapids, Michigan on September 2, 2009 for an exclusive gathering for Oakley dealers. Employees and owners from 34 shops didn’t miss the opportunity to witness the technology behind the world’s greatest eyewear.

  • Oakley Announces Athletes & Filming Dates For FUEL TV’s Oakley Week

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    Posted almost 5 years ago by Matt Murray

    For the first time ever, FUEL TV’s signature show “The Daily Habit” will be filmed in front of a live to tape audience at the Oakley Theater in Foothill Ranch, CA.

  • Oakley Sponsors Young Survival Coalition's First Annual Charitable Bike Ride for Breast Cancer

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    Oakley sponsors the Atlanta affiliate of the Young Survival Coalition’s first Tour de Pink charity cycling event on Saturday, October 17 at Perimeter Mall in Atlanta. The event offers routes in length from one to 100 miles, providing fun for both families and cycling enthusiasts. Registration is only $25 until September 1, 2009.

  • Dealer Event in Milan

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    Posted almost 5 years ago by Denise Steiner

    On the very hot morning of the 12th September, 7am, our infamous O-Lab made its way through the Italian city of Milan, accompanied by a official police escort!

  • One Life With Chanelle Sladics

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    Posted almost 5 years ago by Erin Edwards

    Chanelle Sladics, a professional snowboarder, stays, as the media says, “smoking hot” from simply doing what she loves. Chanelle prefers anything outdoors and states that she cannot go a day without action. Easily recognized as a world class snowboarder, Chanelle also turns heads skating and surfing. A true testament to her natural born athleticism happened on only her third day of snowboarding, when she skipped a lesson and entered a pro/am slopestyle competition.

  • Rolling O Lab at Indianpolis MotoGP

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    Posted almost 5 years ago by James Smat

    17 of the world’s absolute best came to Indianapolis for the 3rd year now to try and stake their claim at this historic track. The Rolling O Lab was on hand to stoke out the crowds with some HDO knowledge, and lend support to the Oakley retail garage for the weekend.

  • Oakley and Commonwealth Come Together for Two Pairs of Frogskin Sunglasses

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    Posted almost 5 years ago by Rhett Taylor

    Oakley and Virginia Beach/Washington D.C. based retailer, Commonwealth, have come together to work on two pairs of Frogskin sunglasses that will be released Saturday, September 5th and online Labor Day, September 7th.

  • Prince In Radar Hits Game Winning Homer

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    Posted almost 5 years ago by Matt Murray

    You know you’ve got a good ballgame on your hands when a triple play isn’t the highlight of the game. Instead it was a bottom of the 12th inning; blast off the bat of Milwaukee’s Prince Fielder slugging a home run for a 2-1 win.

  • Rolling O Lab MotoGP in Misano, Italy

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    Posted almost 5 years ago by Immo Paulsen

    After a quick stop in Ferrara, the Rolling O left for Misano, where the 13th round of the MotoGP season was about to take place.

  • Oakley's Ichiro 2nd Fastest To 2,000 Hits

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    Posted almost 5 years ago by AP

    Oakley’s Ichiro Suzuki took Gio Gonzalez’s first offering for a ball. He drilled the second pitch down the right field line for a double and his 2,000th career hit.

  • Golf Tournament with the Pros Wrapup

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    Posted almost 5 years ago by Rick Zacharias

    2nd Annual JSerra Ice Lions Golf Tournament

  • Dealer Event in Ferrara

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    Posted almost 5 years ago by Denise Steiner

    Last week you could witness a clash between two worlds: Oakley’s high end Rolling O Lab met the beautiful ancient Italian city Ferrara!