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  • RAFAEL MENDES: MY LEGACY

    Rafael Mendes

    "I'VE DEDICATED THE PAST 16 YEARS OF MY LIFE TO JIU JITSU. BECAUSE OF THIS ART I HAD THE OPPORTUNITY TO TRAVEL THE WORLD..." -- Rafael Mendes

  • GQ: RVCA Founder Pat Tenore’s 10 Essentials

    Pat Tenore, GQ

    "I started this company with my friends Kelly Slater and Dr. Chris Schaumburg. Kelly has been approached by energy drink companies and turned down seven-figure deals because he doesn’t believe in the ingredients used in them."

  • PURPS + North Shore Lifeguard Association

    North Shore Lifeguard Association

    “Eddie Would Go” — and so would every one of the fifty-two elite North Shore Lifeguards that dedicate their lives to saving others on the daily.

  • Kjersti Buaas' Purps Superfood Smoothie Bowl

    Kjersti Buaas

    We met up with Kjersti to watch her whip up one of her favorite smoothie bowls just before she headed out the door to conquer another day of cross training.

  • Video: Kelly Slater on Jiu-Jitsu, Rickson and Connor McGregor

    Purps

    "If you have insecurities, they get worked out on the mat. I just think it's a humbling thing. People think of martial arts, they think that'll make you a badass and you'll kick somebody's butt, but to me it's the opposite. If it's treated right and taught correctly, it's the opposite -- it gives people confidence, and I think with that confidence comes less ego and more respect for other people.”- Kelly slater

  • Apolitical Process: Purps' Kelly Slater + Pat Tenore + Todd Glaser

    Apolitical Process || A Vision by Kelly Slater || Curated by Pat Tenore

    The clock ticked past 1:00 a.m. at the Folding Table Gallery in the heart of Venice California. The stars of the show – Kelly Slater, Bruce Reynolds, Kevin Ancell, Todd Glaser and PM Tenore worked another long night transforming the original gondola housing dock into an epicenter of awareness and curiosity.

  • Camille Rowe X Cobra Fitness Club

    Take a hike! Cobra Snake hosts international model Camille Rowe through the Malibu hills for mini-series, "What on Earth is Wellness?"

  • Na Pali Race 2016

    Na Pali Race 2016

    "Only 17 miles" from Haena to Polihale

  • 5 Tips for Performing at Your Peak

    Candice Appleby

    World Champion SUPer Candice Appleby shares a few insider tips from years of competing

  • Cobra Fitness Club Hike

    Cobra Fitness Club Hike

    “Witness the Fitness” is his motto and he certainly assumes the role in Richard Simmons-like fashion.

  • PURPS X World Jiu Jitsu Championship 2016

    World Jiu Jitsu Championship 2016

    The Jiu Jitsu Purps team pockets six gold medals

  • Bree Wee's Daily Menu

    A mom first and triathlete second, Bree began competing in IRONMAN events in 2007—breaking a course record in her debut race and becoming the first woman from Hawaii to finish in under 10 hours.