Timbuk2 x Woolrich “Made in America”

Each year, the months of Fall deliver standout collaborations from various brands within the Active market. (And of course, the Active Team is always eager to see every release!) The Holidays equally deliver limited edition pieces and special collections – so we were certainly excited to have a look at the Made in America Holiday range from Timbuk2 x Woolrich. ...
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Still Running, and For a Good Cause

Following Hurricane Sandy's unprecedented damage, Mayor Bloomberg chose to cancel the New York City Marathon set to occur on Sunday November 4th 2012 and to divert all resources gathered toward recovery efforts. Runners, while disappointed, came to the aid of hurricane victims, inspiring all. Instagram image of the official race kit from @Bevansburg With the resilience that New Yorkers always show in the ...
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NYC Marathon Edge – Sarah Bronilla

The New York City Marathon plans to continue as scheduled this coming Sunday, November 4th 2012. And the Active Team plans to be there with bells on, supporting thousands of athletes running throughout the city that never sleeps. Despite dramatic and unprecedented damage from Hurricane SANDY, NYC Mayor Bloomberg decided to move forward with the iconic event due to its ...
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NIKE Tennis x Flame Collection

As we depart out of summer sports season and into Fall, the Active Team has been gearing up for cooler weather activities. So when we recently came across the release of the Nike Tennis Flame Collection, it immediately brought us back to hot summer days, playing tennis on our favorite courts. (Ahhh, summer!) And to make matters more exciting, Roger ...
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Pittsburgh Steelers x Throwback Sunday

Yesterday, the Pittsburgh Steelers donned throwback jerseys on game day against the Washington Redskins to celebrate its 80th season as one of America's oldest football teams. It's quite obvious the Active Team would be all over this factor...throwback jerseys are some of our favorite uniforms, providing inspiring direction for future kits! Designed by Nike, the throwback uniforms are replicas of jerseys ...
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Scare Tactics

Let’s be honest, the Active Team doesn’t typically report on Holiday themed items…our industry isn’t necessarily the best at adorning Santa on snowboards or Easter bunny images placed on sneakers. (Nor would we wear them either.) This year is a bit different. There is a flux of amazing product from some of our favorite heavy hitters for Halloween  – and ...
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Sneaking into Fashion

The Active Team has spotted more sneakers on the runway this season than ever before. Not one single city missed out on highlighting trainers as a key accessory…so what better timing now it seems, for the opening of a new exhibit in London based around this very topic: Sneakers in Fashion. Major UK retailer javari opened a free exhibition last week ...
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An Active New Life

We have to admit, the Active Team loves to see product from our world of sport repurposed. (After all, the Outdoor market as a whole is THE leader in setting the benchmark of ethical standards in creating goods.) Even better than reused in its original purpose, is finding an entirely new life for a product. Luckily, we have found a ...
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SATURDAYS SURF – S/S 13

Last week the Active Team was invited down to the Saturdays Surf showroom for a glimpse at its S/S 13 collection of apparel and accessories. We're HUGE fans....first supporting the guys' vision (Josh Rosen, Morgan Collett and Colin Tunstall) since day one when their store originally opened on Crosby Street in SoHo. So, with thus being said, it comes as ...
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Snowboard Premiere Season – 2012

It's that time of year again. Snowboard video premiere season. Come Autumn, it happens like clockwork with a sea of fans desperately waiting for the unleashing of new flicks. The Active Team already had the pleasure of attending Burton Snowboards' 13 in New York City a few weeks back...so we're definitely eyeing up the additional batch of films from a ...
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Vans Half Cab 20th Anniversary

The Active team here at Stylesight loves a good skate party, but what we love even more is supporting a great cause. Lucky for us, we got a little bit of both on Thursday night out in Brooklyn at the House of Vans for the Half Cab 20th Anniversary. To celebrate, Vans held a bash that included everything from an art auction benefiting The A.skate ...
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Nike SB Insta-Jam

Yesterday, the Active team had the unique opportunity to join the Nike SB team for The NYC Insta-Jam. It was a day of running around the city, visiting some of the athlete’s favorite NYC hangouts, and hearing great stories about what this city means to them personally, as well as what it means for the skate world from the beginning.   Nike ...
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Lululemon x Spinning

Over the past few years, we’ve been following the exponential growth and trend of spinning classes. In our report Spinning 101 the Active Team highlighted top studios and what to wear to class, not to mention a recent test drive at Soulcycle this summer where, well…we got a butts kicked by our set of wheels! The trajectory of spinning has ...
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Critical Mass – 20th Anniversary

This Friday, September 28th makes it 20 years since that inaugural night in San Francisco when the first ever Critical Mass was formed. Inherently a spontaneous and minimally organized event, bike riders converge upon their city's streets, seizing power in numbers. Whatever the specific motivations may be, the overall message is loud and clear. They are in essence an active ...
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NFL FILMS – RIP Steve Sabol

Our hearts go out to the family and friends of Steve Sabol of NFL Films. As a legend and iconic man in football, Sabol pushed the limits of documentary film throughout the game of football and said by the man himself, "to give a creative treatment to reality." Steve Sabol served as the President, cameraman and editor of NFL Films through ...
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