The International Bodyboarding Association Pty Ltd (IBA) and GoPro are pleased to announce a partnership for the 30th Anniversary of the 2013 IBA GoPro Pipe Challenge Hawaii. The relationship will extend to a broader partnership with GoPro becoming the naming sponsor for the 2013 IBA GoPro Grand Slam Series.
SAN MATEO, CA (February 5, 2013)- GoPro, maker of the world’s most versatile cameras and producer of today’s most engaging content announces the #GoProHunt for the chance to win a HERO3 Silver Edition at your favorite mountain resort. The scavenger hunt will be held at eleven ski resorts from coast to coast including: Jackson Hole, Vail, Northstar. Kirkwood, Beaver Creek, Keystone, Telluride, Squaw Valley, Whistler, Breckenridge and Heavenly.
First Time in History Athletes Rocked GoPro Cameras During Competition
SAN MATEO, CA (January 28, 2013)- GoPro, maker of the world’s most versatile cameras and producer of today’s most engaging content, sends out a huge congratulations to its athletes who participated in X Games Aspen over the weekend. GoPro athletes were a huge part of the X Games action throughout the week, competing in events across the board including Ski and Snowboard SuperPipe, Big Air and Slopestyle, as well as Snowmobile Freestyle.
History was made during Men’s Ski SuperPipe Finals on Friday night when David Wise sported a HERO3 camera during the final competition, taking home the gold. GoPro athlete, Tucker Perkins, also rocked a HERO3 camera during the finals, coming out with a sixth place finish. This marks the first time in both GoPro and X Games history that athletes were allowed to mount cameras on their helmet during a final event.
OAKLAND, Calif. (January 26, 2013) – GoPro’s and Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Ryan Villopoto, dominated in Oakland by winning his second-consecutive Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, 450SX Class Main Event win at O.co Coliseum!
Going to be at X Games Aspen? You could win awesome GoPro prizes – including GoPro HERO3: Black Edition cameras – with GoPro’s Play To Win!
How to play: Look for the GoPro Street Team in Aspen during the X Games for a chance to receive a GoPro Play To Win bib. If you are seen by the Street Team wearing your bib you just might be handed a prize token by one of our spotters. The spotters could be anywhere: the lodge, the airport shuttle, behind you in line for a coffee, or cruising down the mountain. If you get a token, just take it to one of the local participating GoPro retailers and redeem your prize!
Unique On-Board Camera Angles and Course Previews from Top GoPro Athletes
SAN MATEO, CA (Jan 23, 2013) – GoPro, maker of the world’s most versatile cameras and producer of today’s most engaging content returns to Colorado as the official camera sponsor of X Games Aspen, January 24-27, 2013. Stay tuned to ESPN and the GoPro Network to catch never before seen course previews, including Snowmobile Freestyle, Ski and Snowboard Pipe, Big Air and Slopestyle leading up to the final days of competition.
GoPro is stoked to watch and cheer on its roster of world-class athletes competing in X Games Aspen this weekend. The full list of GoPro athletes include…
World’s Leader in Sports Programming and World’s Best Selling Camera Agree to Three-Year Sponsorship Deal
SAN MATEO, CA (Jan 22, 2013) – GoPro, maker of the world’s most versatile camera and most engaging content, is teaming with ESPN, the worldwide leader in sports, to bring the action of the X Games to life like never before. This comes on the heels of ESPN’s extensive investment in their new global X Games platform, expanding to three additional countries across Latin America and Europe in 2013.
The three-year agreement centers on GoPro’s unique ability to offer unprecedented angles, perspectives and points of view – all in broadcast quality – to create a more engaging experience for action sports fans across the world.
GoPro athlete Shaun White is at X Games Aspen 2013 and has hidden an autographed GoPro camera for you to find. Join the quest to discover hidden treasure! Follow @GoPro and @Shaun_White on Twitter to receive the clues that will guide you to your reward.
GoPro congratulates Monster Energy Kawasaki and GoPro athlete, Ryan Villopoto, for claiming his first win of the 2013 Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, on Saturday, January 19th at Angel’s Standium in Anaheim.
When I saw the footage from the GoPro on our big screens at Skywalker Ranch, I was amazed...
Executive Producer Rick McCallum, Lucasfilm, Ltd
2008 & 2009 Top Selling Product Award
Dealer News Top 100 Retailer Poll (Motorcycle Industry)
Editors Choice Award - Video Camera Category
Backpacker Magazine, April 2009
Small, rugged and durable packaging allows mounting on virtually anything….The results were nothing short of spectacular….
Modified Magazine, March 2010
GoPro is setting the tone for wearable video cameras.
Gear Junkie, August 2009
Mountain Bike Action Magazine, December 2009
'Impossibly small cameras that go practically anywhere'
Fortune.com / CNN, October 2010
Point-of-view cameras such as the GoPro have revolutionized the sense of perspective in action sports.
Red Bull, 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).
I can see GoPro completely dominating the POV market.
Ben DeCamp, Staff Photographer, Surfer Magazine
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
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
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
This is the best sports cam I've ever used.
Gizmodo 2008 & 2009 Top Selling Product Award
...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
Gathered around the TV after the day’s riding, everybody was amazed such a small camera could take such high-quality, high-definition footage.
ATV Magazine, April 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
"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
"Bombproof build, quality video and loads of mounts. Essential for any adrenalin junkie - 5 Star Winner.”
Stuff Magazine, July 2010