Let Me Introduce Myself

For the past month, I have been sharing two of my loves with you—fashion and coffee. Unfortunately, it seems that I may have gotten a little ahead of myself. I was so excited to share these passions with you I completely forgot to introduce myself. Shame on me. Let’s rewind and start from the beginning.…

Van Travels in baja

There’s nothing more classic than a jaunt down to Baja. With its colors, grit, and dust, it offers just the right amount of wild to take your mind off the parking lots and traffic of Southern California. We loaded up a van full of our favorite people and headed south for a bit time, a…

Inspiration is easy when it’s your life.

I am always excited to work with creative people. They always see things just a little differently and that is the one thing I have really come to enjoy about this new role here. I came across, Elise by chance and it is always refreshing and exciting to see a text or email from her…

Turning dust and palm trees into gold with an iPhone.

When you spend a few hours in a car driving from the beach to the desert , you learn a lot of things that seemingly would never come up in daily conversations. Take for instance our ambassador, Alyasha Moore. The guy has more layers of awesomeness then anyone I’ve ever met. More on that in…

Saying goodbye is never easy but it sure is fun!

“I’m heading off to Australia tomorrow for three weeks for the first leg of the world qualifying series and I’m really focused and ready. The things that always take some time to organize when you are getting on the road for a bit are packing my bags, boards and making sure everything I need at…

Cal Travis Oaks ‘Terrarium’ video and Interview

Every once in awhile a young skater embodies the soul and spirit of someone who’s been skating for decades. Cal Oaks is one of those kids. Born in 1995, you would swear his new video project ‘Terrarium’ was made that very year…as it evokes the early-mid 90s creative vibes of videos from Alien Workshop, Stereo…

Papa Dune’s “5 HOLIDAY SHOPPING TIPS”

(Me doing my best Clark W. Griswald.) The Holidays are fun, but let’s be real here, they can also be stressful as F’K.  I can hear that cash register sucking away your hard earned cash now…CHA-CHHIING!   But Poppa Dune is here for you, so I’ve listed 5 tips to help get you through:  1) BEAT…

Taylor Caruso. New York, October 2015. Fueled by coffee…

A few weeks back, RP Athletics Club member, Taylor Caruso headed out to New York to meet up with old friends, skate some spots along the way, attended Inspiriation NY and of course get filled up on plenty of coffee any chance he could. Taylor (part of the WKND Skateboards family and the up-and-coming apparel label, Lady White Co.) had a…

Kahana Kalama and his tribe take on Indo…

Surfer/family-man/entrepreneur/recent addition to our RP Athletics Club/and East side of Oahu-born-and-raised Kahana Kalama of Aloha Beach Club recently had the opportunity to take his beautiful family on a trip to Bali to relax and explore the breathtaking scene… Of course, our socks (and Kahana’s go-to boxer briefs) for the 4 of them made for perfect…

Talking story with Jason Adams…

First off, we’re super hyped your joining the RP Athletics Club, how did you first hear about Richer Poorer? HHMMMM not sure? I noticed RP awhile back, probably when you started with them, ha ha ha… Favorite thing about the brand?  Proper quality, design and style…and a great group of peoples to be surrounded by!…

New RP Athletics Skate Video // Fall 2015

Richer Poorer Fall/Winter 2015 Athletics from Richer Poorer on Vimeo. Skateboarding is all about exploring new and unique spots. So for our Fall/Winter RP Athletics Club Lookbook, Taylor Caruso, Christian Maalouf, Daniel Shimizu, and myself headed over to scenic San Pedro to visit good friend and skateboard legend Cooper Wilt. Cooper always has unique spots,…