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…

Honest Hustle in Colombia

We have recently returned from Colombia. Why Colombia? What does that have to do with Richer Poorer? Those are excellent questions. We felt there was no better way to explain our mission than a note directly from co-founder, Iva Pawling. Here, in her own words, we scratch the surface of the honest hustle and why Medellin, Colombia.…

Products of my Procrastination: Street Style Files Vol. 2

Welcome to the Street Style Files. This is a column where I provide assistance to struggling street style subjects by advising them on their sock game. Feel free to take notes.   Guys and Girls, I’d like to say I’m writing to you from the back row of some class I don’t care about, but…

Products of my Procrastination: MY REBOOT

Guys and Gals, Well, it’s a week into the New Year which probably means you are currently seeking ways to silently escape your overzealous resolution(s). Let’s be honest, people; resolutions are really dumb. I definitely have a word in my literary arsenal better suited for that previous statement than ‘dumb’, but I wanted to display…

The Reboot is Back!

The Richer Poorer Reboot is back. After a lot of good feels from last year’s campaign we wanted to take the opportunity to once again discuss that rather than setting resolutions (that you may or may not stick with) let’s look at how we can all be better human beings and make the world a…

RP x BYRD Party Recap

There were tacos, tuxes and to be honest… the rest of the night was a little blurry, but we’re confident good times were had by all. We rounded up a couple of our favorite pix from last weeks party at The BYRD’s Nest in conjunction with The Black Tux.

Products of my Procrastination: Holiday Wish List

Hey Blog Friends, I’m back and I just found out that ‘wish list’ is two words. Finals are over and I have already learned more by sitting at my computer for 30 seconds writing for y’all than I learned during all of finals week. I probably would’ve learned something if I studied. Whatever. I…

Lindsay’s Notes From The Road

RP Athletics Club member Lindsay Perry kind of/accidentally took a road trip across the country, by herself, on a moments notice. Sometimes the best things happen that way and this case that is the truth! Lindsay compiled some notes from the road along with snaps from a dingy disposable camera. Wanderlust, anyone?

Products Of My Procrastination: Thanksgiving Dinner

Hey Guys, This whole getting paid to do what I usually do to procrastinate is taking a serious toll on my academic performance. Sometime in the next 12 hours I need to produce 1500 words on whether or not the poorest nations in the world are condemned to perpetual poverty by the current world economic…

Products of my Procrastination: GIRLS, GIRLS, GIRLS

Girls, (Don’t worry guys, there’s something here for you too i.e. cute girls wearing socks. Be a little patient.). I get it. Sometimes life can be a little more complex for you compared to us dudes. You carry around babies in your bellies. You spend an ungodly amount of time in front of the mirror.…

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…