World Class Skate Filmmakers Exclusively Shoot with HERO3 Black Edition
SAN MATEO, CA (March 14, 2013)- GoPro, maker of the world’s most versatile cameras and producer of today’s most engaging skate content announces the launch of the first ever International Skateboard Film Festival (ISFF) + GoPro Filmmaker Challenge 2013. ISFF selected a panel of ten filmmakers from around the world, including past ISFF winners and world-class skate videographers to compete in the Challenge.
Check out the latest GoPro course previews from the US Open's new home of Vail, Colorado. GoPro athlete's Torstein Horgmo and Hannah Teter give an inside look on whats its like to ride the Slopestyle and Halfpipe courses. Witness the best riding of the year from the world's top riders from February 25th - March 2nd, 2013. Also available LIVE online at burton.com/USO and on Universal and NBC Sports, there is no reason to miss the action. For those in attendance, live music, product demos, incredible terrain to ride and the family-friendly Riglet Park are ready to enjoy a full Burton experience.
Local Kirkwood snowboarder, Casey Lucas, and Tahoe area skier, Sean Collin, give a sneak peak of her home mountain and The Cirque competition venue. The fourth stop of the SWATCH Freeride World Tour by The North Face officially kicks off today with scheduled competition to start at 9am at Kirkwood Mountain Resort.
Vonn, I-Pod, Brown, Horgmo, Kotsengurg, Jackson, Brisse, Backstom, Turski, Benchetler and Davenport Added to the 2013 GoPro Roster
SAN MATEO, CA (February 26, 2013)- GoPro, maker of the world’s most versatile camera and producer of today’s most engaging content, catches up with its all-star snow roster in this mid-season recap. GoPro welcomes Olympic Gold medalist and multi-world cup champion, Lindsey Vonn, to its roster of premier snow athletes and sends her well wishes on a speedy and healthy recovery. GoPro will continue to provide Vonn’s unique personal perspective through her rehabilitation sessions.
GoPro steps up the game in the snow space this year, sponsoring top names ski and snowboard athletes in the sport. Vonn joins GoPro’s talented team of ski athletes that includes, Tom Wallisch, Bobby Brown, Tanner Hall, Tucker Perkins, Kaya Turski, Grete Elliassen, Julia Mancuso, Andrew Whiteford, Julian Carr, Eric Roner, JT Holmes, Chris Benchetler and Chris Davenport. GoPro’s snowboard team is made up of Shaun White, Iouri Padladchikov, Eric Willett, Torstein Horgmo, Sage Kotsenburg, Tim Humphreys, Jamie Anderson, Hannah Teter, Mike Basich, Devun Walsh, John Jackson, Dan Brisse and Ralph Backstrom.
GoPro is proud to announce its first official Supercross podium sweep at the Atlanta Supercross this past Saturday inside the Georgia Dome. GoPro athlete James Stewart took his first win of the year ahead of fellow GoPro athletes Ryan Villopoto and series points leader Davi Millsaps.
The seventh race of Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, is finalized as the reigning champion, Ryan Villopoto, dominated every lap of the Main Event resulting in his third victory of the season at Cowboy's Stadium in Arlington.
"Packs more power than most professional cameras on the market today...the GoPro is one of the most entertaining cameras I've ever used."
New York Times, September 2010
GoPro finishes first in Car and Driver's Gear Box review. “The GoPro emerged as our favorite for one reason: picture quality."
Car and Driver, May 2010
This camera isn't just easy to use, it's addictive...the GoPro Motorsports HERO wins our nod for best all-around onboard (camera).
Small, rugged and durable packaging allows mounting on virtually anything….The results were nothing short of spectacular….
Modified Magazine, March 2010
First off, the GoPro HD Helmet HERO shoots amazing quality video for such a small package. To say it’s professional quality would be true, as I’ve even used it to shoot footage at my day job as a TV news videographer.
Utah Outside, March 2010
The video quality is amazing, and if you can view it in high definition, it’s even more astounding that such a great picture can come from such a tiny, easy to use camera.
ATV Scene, February 2010
Point-of-view cameras such as the GoPro have revolutionized the sense of perspective in action sports.
Red Bull, 2010
"Bombproof build, quality video and loads of mounts. Essential for any adrenalin junkie - 5 Star Winner.”
Stuff Magazine, July 2010
Best helmet cam for Men's Journal's Gear of the Year. "Top-notch image quality… affordable and easy to use"
Men’s Journal, December 2009
When I saw the footage from the GoPro on our big screens at Skywalker Ranch, I was amazed...
Executive Producer Rick McCallum, Lucasfilm, Ltd
This is the best sports cam I've ever used.
Gizmodo 2008 & 2009 Top Selling Product Award
I can see GoPro completely dominating the POV market.
Ben DeCamp, Staff Photographer, Surfer Magazine
...after testing it for the past six months I can honestly say it's one of the coolest, handiest little cameras I've ever used.
Mark Anders, Surfline.com
2008 & 2009 Top Selling Product Award
Dealer News Top 100 Retailer Poll (Motorcycle Industry)
GoPro is setting the tone for wearable video cameras.
Gear Junkie, August 2009
Editors Choice Award - Video Camera Category
Backpacker Magazine, April 2009
Mountain Bike Action Magazine, December 2009
'Impossibly small cameras that go practically anywhere'
Fortune.com / CNN, October 2010
Gathered around the TV after the day’s riding, everybody was amazed such a small camera could take such high-quality, high-definition footage.