Torah Bright: Winter in July!

We recently had the pleasure of sitting down with Olympic athlete and 2010 Snowboard Halfpipe Gold Medalist, Torah Bright. The ROXY professional snowboarder from Australia, was in New York City on a quick trip and fortunately we had the opportunity to do a quick touch base over coffee to find out what Torah's plans are for the summer, and of ...
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Street League Hits Portland!

On Sunday, July 14 the 2103 SLS Nike SB World Tour made its second US stop in Portland, Oregon and we were there to take in all of the action. With four heats in the prelims, followed by a final showdown Paul Rodriguez took home the ultimate prize –  $100,000 and a golden ticket into the final that is coming up ...
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AGENDA NYC

AGENDA NYC kicked off last week with higher attendance and a record number of exhibitors at its East Coast debut of new apparel, footwear and accessories for Spring/Summer 2014 gear. The Stylesight Active Team was on hand taking in the latest trends for next season and of course we got to touch base with some of our oldest friends from ...
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Showdown in Chinatown – The Steve Nash Foundation

Last week we had the opportunity to head down to Sara D. Roosevelt Park here in New York City to catch a friendly celebrity soccer match for charity. Hosted by Steve Nash, with all proceeds benefiting the Steve Nash Foundation, The Showdown is an annual event put on by Nash in order to raise funds for critical needs services for children. Our friends at Kappa USA invited ...
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PACSUN POP-UP!

PacSun recently unveiled its new pop-up shop in New York City. It's spot on that a retail leader within the action sports and juniors categories (for years, has changed the landscape of the industry) decided to go deep and create a unique space, carrying an array of directional brands. First kicking off over Memorial Day Weekend and slotted to stay open ...
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Fashion x Function – Activewear With a Twist

As the line between fashion and sport continues to blur, capsule collections and collaborations go on to raise the bar even higher. We here at Stylesight love this trend in particular, and watching it gain steam over the past few years has been exciting. As it evolves, more stand-out fashion designers have been partnering with our favorite Active brands. Recently the collections have ...
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Lululemon x Brooklyn!

We are pleased to report on Lululemon's newest retail store opening in Brooklyn, New York!  As big fans of the directional athletic brand – with deep roots in the yoga community – we couldn't be happier for Lululemon and its latest expansion within the city that never sleeps!   Located in Cobble Hill, the new store fits right in with the neighborhood ...
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SNOW Magazine – Winter in June

This week SNOW Magazine invited Stylesight to its annual runway show in New York City. The show delivered, as per the usual, top trends from our favorite ski brands within the industry for the coming 2013/14 winter season. Let us also start by saying that it's always a bit interesting (and fun) to attend a snowsports event at the advent ...
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The Legacy Continues: P-Rod 7

Stylesight is a massive fan of P-Rod. Fortunately, through the years, we've had the pleasure of watching Paul Rodriguez' amazing skating, most recently at the X Games Barcelona 2013. Not to mention a few seasons ago, we also had the opportunity to sit down with the professional skateboarder in New York City for an intimate interview. (Did we mention we ...
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Luxury Sporting Goods

Luxury and sports have gone hand in hand forever, and it only continues to get better. Well crafted baseball mitts being oiled for the first time and the smell of fresh cut grass are all nods to some of America's favorite past times. This summer many luxury brands are getting in on the action by releasing their own take on sports accessories ...
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Electric Run!

Over Memorial Day weekend, on Friday night, May 24th 2013, the electrifying Electric Run took place in Los Angeles, California for its second tour stop this spring. The 5K run/walk went down in the evening hours where athletes were encouraged by its website "to get their glow on by dressing up with neon attire and glow accessories." Over 10,000 attendees took took ...
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The Cliffs – Long Island City’s New Addition

Yesterday, we hopped on the train and headed out to Long Island City to see what has become the talk of the Active Community in New York – The Cliffs at LIC. After three years of searching for the perfect location around New York for their second facility, the team found an ideal location at 11-11 44th Drive in Long Island City, ...
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AIGA Colorado – Bordo Bello in NYC

Everyone knows we are big skate fans over here, and last week we had the chance to check out the opening of a great new exhibit here in New York. AIGA Colorado hosts an annual show featuring custom boards designed by an incredible collection of artists and influenced by the colorful Colorado lifestyle, and this year they decided to bring ...
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GIRO D’ITALIA x PAUL SMITH

Paul Smith loves cycling. His passion has lead him to be its "non-cycling spokesman for the industry" who happens to also be one of the best menswear designers in the world. Through the years he has worked with various cycling brands on collaboarations with his most recent – and perhaps most prolific – is his creation of the Giro d'Italia road ...
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50 Years of Americans on Mt. Everest

On May 1st, 1963, Jim Whittaker became the first American to climb to the top of Mt. Everest. Today marks its 50th anniversary where Americans and climbers abound revere such an awesome human feat. While climbing the original ascent, Whittaker was outfitted in the iconic outdoor brand Eddie Bauer and in honor of such a glorious day, the brand celebrates the ...
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