OAKLEY HOSTS FUEL TV’S DAILY HABIT
Oakley Week on FUEL TV to be filmed at Oakley Headquarters
FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif., Sept. 16, 2009 – Oakley, Inc. announced today the
second version of the brand’s signature week on FUEL TV’s “The Daily Habit”
will be filmed on location at Oakley Headquarters in Foothill Ranch, CA in
front of a live-to-tape studio audience September 22-24, 2009.
Look for Oakley’s world class action sport athletes including Olympic Gold
Medalist Shaun White, Summer X Games Gold Medalist Ryan Sheckler, Current
AMA Supercross Champion James Stewart, World Champion Wakeboarder Aaron
Rathy and iconic surfer Bruce Irons to be featured in their own episodes for
the signature week at the unique Oakley compound in Foothill Ranch, CA.
“FUEL TV is excited to extend our successful partnership with Oakley,” says
Scott Paridon, FUEL TV VP of Production and Development. “Last year, Oakley
Week took ‘The Daily Habit’ to the mountains, and our audience embraced the
authentic experience. This year’s weeklong series is at Oakley HQ, and is
sure to be met with the same reviews. These shows will take FUEL TV to a
whole new level and provide viewers with a fun and unique experience.”
Unique sub segments featuring Oakley athletes and signature events will
showcase the Oakley culture. Segments will include the Love n’ Guts art show
in Australia, Oakley artists Mambo and C100 features, world famous skate
contest Bondi Bowl, Tracking Eero – the one year story of Finnish session
Eero Ettala, the exciting two sport contest Surfercross 2009, the Oakley
Pump Track with Brian Lopes and Mike Day, Sammy Carlson in the R&D Lab and
the Oakley Global Challenge surf contest in Bali.
“We have had such great collaborative success with FUEL TV in the past that
we thought we would take it to the next level this year,” said Oakley VP of
Global Sports Marketing, Pat McIlvain. “By shooting the week-long series
here at Oakley, we can showcase our brand’s culture, inspiration, athletes,
events and connection to action sports. It will be great to have a live
audience in our theater for the filming of ‘The Daily Habit’.”
In another first for “The Daily Habit,” Wolfmother will be the house band
for the entire week of Oakley Week. Each episode will finish with a song
from the Oakley Sound Stage in LA with Oakley skateboarder Lynz-Adams
Hawkins guest hosting.
Last year marked the first time FUEL TV’s “The Daily Habit” was filmed
outside of Los Angeles, when the show was shot in downtown Breckenridge and
Copper Mountain, Colorado, for the inaugural Oakley Week.
Oakley Week on “The Daily Habit” will air the week of October 5th, 2009.
About Oakley, Inc.
The global leader in performance sunglasses, goggles and prescription
eyewear, Oakley also offers technical and lifestyle apparel, footwear,
watches and accessories. The company was created for athletes who see
impossibility as just another challenge, and their dedication inspires
Oakley to seek out problems, solve with innovation and wrap invention in
art. Exceeding the limits of possibility for more than thirty years, Oakley
serves the demands of world-class athletes with unbeatable technologies
including High Definition Optics® (HDO®). Additional information is
available at www.oakley.com.
About FUEL TV FUEL TV is the action sports lifestyle network for
skateboarding, snowboarding, surfing, BMX, freestyle-motocross, and
wakeboarding. A unit of Fox Cable Networks, FUEL TV was launched July 1,
2003 and is seen in 30-million U.S. homes. To subscribe to FUEL TV, call
877-4-FUEL-TV. For program times and other information, visit www.fuel.tv.