Adventures in Stereo: Atlanta

RP ambassador, Chris Pastras, and friend of the brand, Jason Lee, recently took a trip to Atlanta, Georgia for an Adventure in Stereo. During their time in ATL, the two co-founders and owners of Stereo Skateboards got the chance to discover new places, skate new streets, and meet some rad people along the way. Here…

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…

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,…

Chris Pastras’ “Top 5 Echo Park Taco Spots”

When I lived in New Jersey as a kid, our state food was Pizza. It was quick, easy, cheap, and always delicious. Healthy? Not so much. But what kid doesn’t love a cheesy, greasy slice of pepperoni pizza? In New Jersey, they all LOVE PIZZA. Hungry? Pizza. Sad? Pizza? Happy? Pizza. Birthday? Pizza. Baseball game?…

What Makes Taylor Caruso tick ft. American WKND

The “American WKND” promo video from the mind of Grant Yansura (Cosmic Vomit/Cosmic Vomit 2) came out earlier this Summer, and features RP Athletic Club Members Christian Maalouf and Taylor Caruso. It’s the must see skateboard video of 2015!    The hilarious and creative intro features the riders in their (mostly) real other gigs beyond…

5 Must Have Albums

OK, so, first off, this is just a start. To cover my love of Jazz, Blues (Rest in Peace B.B. King),  and every other musical genre I love, I’d need at least 100 albums…probably more. There is no theme to this particular list, just 5 Classic albums that I love, and why.    Guided By Voices-“Alien…

What is “TABLE TALK” by RP and MC???

Monster Children launched in 2003 out of Sydney, Australia from super humble beginnings with a very DIY attitude. They were pretty much the anti-thesis to the ‘big boy’ publications with the glossy covers that littered the grocery aisles at the time. With a snarky smile and a proverbial middle-finger, MC focused their pages on surfing,…

INTERVIEW: Christian Maalouf

We’re very proud to announce Christian Maalouf as my first addition to the RP Athletics Club. The visuals with him have been insane! I wanted to sit and have a bite to eat with Christian and catch up about what’s going on, and talk about his project and board sponsor WKND. Christian rode for me…

STOCKHOLM IN DECEMBER

Happy 2015, welcome to our Athletics Club blog, and my first entry. Like the Original Los Angeles Athletic Club, this a place where people who maybe have different day jobs (or maybe don’t necessarily skate) but have similar interests can come together. More on that later… I’ve traveled to a ton of far away places…