Mates in Alaska :: Red Bull

The guys over at Red Bull have just release the first episode of ‘Mates in Alaska.’ In the first ep RB follow New Zealand freestyle snowboarder Jake Koia to Haines, Alaska, to explore the slopes for his first time with his mates. It’s pretty epic and...
Oakley LX Frogskins.

Oakley LX Frogskins.

Oakley LX Frogskins. Oakley’s best selling frame ever is getting the VIP treatment. The classic Frogskins are being suped up into an LX model. Originally made from an “O-Matter” frame, the new LX model is reconstructed in handmade acetate and also features a sturdier...
Oakley :: Skate Deck Series

Oakley :: Skate Deck Series

Nah, Oakley haven’t jumped on the whole make-a-pair-of-shades-out-of-broken-skateboard bandwagon. Basically, they’ve grabbed two pre-distressed Frogskins and Holbrook frames and given them a matte finish to resemble of trashed skateboard deck. Not sure if...

Oakley Sports Marketing Team Manager.

Oakley Sports Marketing Team Manager. This was part of the email I got earlier  (psst, Melbourne Australia based) :: “Would you like to work with the world’s greatest athletes? The time has come to welcome applications for THE MOST EXCITING JOB ON THE...
Koston & Oakley

Koston & Oakley

Koston & Oakley You could be forgiven thinking that it’s Eric Koston month right now. Between all the jazz about his new shoe with Nike SB, Oakley have jumped into the fray with a release of a new shade bearing Koston’s name. Part of the Craftsman...
Oakley Blade III – Jeff Baillargeon

Oakley Blade III – Jeff Baillargeon

Oakley Blade III – Jeff Baillargeon  Following on from our chat with Adam Melling about the Oakley Blade III short, we thought it’d be smart to have a quick chat with the guy behind the design on them – Mr Jeff Baillargeon (no idea how to pronounce...
Oakley Airbrake MX

Oakley Airbrake MX

Oakley Airbrake MX So Oakley just dropped the new Airbrake MX, which are looking very crisp. Not since the early days of the sport has a single goggle design brought so much innovation. You are now looking at the future of MX goggles. The switch lock technology,...
Oakley Blade III – Adam Melling

Oakley Blade III – Adam Melling

Oakley Blade III – Adam Melling The Blades from Oakley are compression based boardshorts, created with the intent to help further the performance of a surfer during surfing. The shorts have a inner short that acts as the compression on your legs and reduces the...
Oakley x The Macallan

Oakley x The Macallan

Oakley x The Macallan For commandos serious about their whiskey drinking. Titled simply The Flask, and limited to just 400 units worldwide. This is a collaboration with boutique whiskey distiller The Macallan and is welded by laser, made from carbon fiber,...
Oakley Big Wave Awards

Oakley Big Wave Awards

Wednesday night in Sydney, Oakley Aust and Surfing Life held the Big Wave Awards. There were heaps of drinks on hand, plenty of babes and massive amounts of waves and wipeouts. Lil Jon also came along to play some beats. Our favourite pics would have to be the guy...

BTS :: SHAUN WHITE

Think completing a Double Alley-Oop Back Side Rodeo is hard? Try capturing it on film. Take a behind the scenes look at what a day of filming with snowboard icon Shaun White looks like. From his adventures in the half-pipe to his time interviewing in front of the...
Oakley Airwave Goggle.

Oakley Airwave Goggle.

Oakley Airwaves. I tell a lie. It’s not entirely Minority Report style, it’s pretty damn impressive. Oakley’s latest innovation – The Airwave Google take’s Recon Instrument’s latest HUD technology to give you performance stats like...
Custom Froggies

Custom Froggies

The custom thing has been going for quite a while. Quikky and Hurley do it for boardies. Vans does it for shoes, but until now no one had done it for shades. Oakley are the first to wet their beak with the concept. As you have probably guessed already, you can alter...
Oakley Garage Rock Launch

Oakley Garage Rock Launch

Oakley Garage Rock Launch We showed the new frame – Garage Rock – last week, we even thought there was going to be a launch party too. There was. In Sydney, last week Oakley hosted a warehouse event in one of Sydney’s newest venues, Venice 1346 in...
Summit Series :: Oakley

Summit Series :: Oakley

Summit Series :: Oakley Simple. Clean. Matte finish. Three ingredients that make this set of Frogskins glorious. Running with a marvellous matte finish, which seems to allow the color be a little less in your face (as a polished frame in these colors would be). The...
Oakley x Danny Kass :: Totem

Oakley x Danny Kass :: Totem

Oakley x Danny Kass :: Totem Both Froggies and Googles. Put them together and you have froggles. Yeah daggy wordplay, I make no apologies for being lame. Annnnnyway. This collab is pretty cool. Featuring both Frogskins and the Canopy, Oakley and Danny Kass have used a...
Oakley & Rob Williams

Oakley & Rob Williams

Oakley & Rob Williams This is one I forgot about, Dylan gave us a peek during Agenda last month. It’s a little capsule between Oakley and the founder of JUXATPOZ magazine, Robert Williams. There’s a pair of Dispatch’s that Rob has thrown his own...
Oakley LX Frogskins

Oakley LX Frogskins

Oakley LX Frogskins Oakley’s best selling frame ever gets the VIP treatment. The classic Frogskins are being suped up into an LX model. Originally made from an “O-Matter” frame, the new LX model is reconstructed in handmade acetate and also features...
Koston Launch Party NYC

Koston Launch Party NYC

Koston Launch Party NYC Yesterday we showed you the new collection that Eric Koston and Oakley had pulled together. Today, we show you the photos from the launch party that happened over the weekend for said collection. Every signature collection needs a launch party...
Spy Optical

Spy Optical

Spy Optical Oakley have made a killing with their optical range for years. VZ recently launched their version. Spy have jumped on the bandwagon and it looks pretty damn sweet. There are some really cool additions to this. Nice bold, thick frames. It used to be about...
Oakley Radarlock

Oakley Radarlock

When I’m rolling down the street in my pimped up Datsun 180B I hate it when the sun comes out and I have the wrong lenses in my sunnies. Solution: Radarlock. Yeah, so it’s probably not something happens every day, but if you’re on a bike,...
Oakley Rooftop Party

Oakley Rooftop Party

Oakley Rooftop Party Ahhh the infamous rooftop party. Is it the jewel in the St Kilda Festival? Or just a bro down of baby slapping and hand kissing? Guess it all depends on which side of the entry rope you sit no? Regardless, it’s an amazingly fun afternoon and...
Oakley LSA Boot

Oakley LSA Boot

Oakley LSA Boot For health nuts out there LSA stands for Linseed, Sunflower and Almond. It’s tasty to put on your fruit salad and has absolutely nothing to do with this shoe. In this instance LSA stands for Land, Sea, Air. It’s a boot that Oakley...
BKRW x Oakley Crowbar Goggles

BKRW x Oakley Crowbar Goggles

BKRW x Oakley Crowbar Goggles BKRW, a nice online magazine/store setup from France, have gone in again with Oakley (‘member their rad froggies?). Instead of Frogskins they’ve gone the Snow Goggles option tweaking the blue ribbon model – The Crowbar....
Winter Essentials :: Jye Kearney

Winter Essentials :: Jye Kearney

Winter Essentials :: Jye Kearney Seeing that it’s not summer everywhere right now, we figured we should drop a couple of ‘Winter Essentials’ into the list to help out what our friends up north are going thru right now. They need snow stuff, warm...