Wednesday, June 27, 2007

Our new ad!!

Check out our new press ad for KAOS Brands In Action and Creating Kaos. Click to enlarge and click the links for the relevant websites.

Monday, June 18, 2007

SevenX + Gold Coast Oceanfest = a seaside jolly-up

The SevenX collective hit the road and headed to the Gold Coast Oceanfest in Croyde at the Weekend to promote the brand and provide stylish clothing solutions for the local revellers. After a rainy Friday the sun came out and the weekend was enjoyed by all at the beautiful beachside location. Volleyball, grom surf comps, skate demos and bands entertained the crowd and the SevenX crew enjoyed a busy but fun weekend in Devon (or Blackthorn county for those cider-drinkers amongst you).

Skateboarding in the Olympics- the debate rages

An article was published in the Sunday Times highlighting the debate around Skateboarding becoming part of the 2012 London Olympics. Skateboarders and ambassadors for the 'slacker classes' Dave Allen and Kev Parrott, were interviewed to put their point across that the Olympics need them more than they need the Games.
(Sunday Times 17th June 2007)

Wednesday, June 13, 2007

Church installs a Half-pipe for young worshippers

The Methodist Chapel, in Polzeath, Cornwall has installed a half-pipe in the Church . The ramp has proved a hit with young surfers who head inside from the beach . Methodist minister Gareth Hill said 'We are a very forward-thinking congregation'.
(The Metro, 13/06/07)

Monday, June 11, 2007

Skateboarding likely to be part of the 2012 Olympic Games

Skateboarding may be elevavated to Olympic status to broaden the appeal of the London 2012 Games. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has held talks in Switzerland to agree a timetable for its conclusion. Jacques Rogge, president of the IOC is understood to be keen for Skateboarding to be part of the 2012 Games after the success of Snowboarding at the Winter Games in Turin.

Below are articles covering the story from various UK newspapers.
(from top to bottom: The Daily Telegraph, The London Lite, The London Paper, The Observer and The Times)

Wednesday, June 06, 2007

The June 4th edition of 'The Metro' newspaper featured an article highlighting various sports that can be done in London in the summer months. With the end of the ski season 'The Metro' offered alternatives sports to take part in in the city. Skateboarding is described in the article as free, accesible to virtually anyone, and a sport that keeps you fit.