If you aren't subscribed to Jimmy Conrad on YouTube than you are missing out. Jimmy is truly a man of the people and a deeply passionate fan of the the beautiful game. He has transitioned from a very successful career as a player to his new role where he has carved out an incredible lane for himself in the digital media space.
Shouts to JC for sporting the Terrace Club henley that is included in the Spring 17 box. Looks good on you Jimmy!
Earth Day is taking place this weekend, and to help celebrate it and drive awareness around sustainability and being aware of the harmful impact of marine plastic pollution in our oceans, adidas and Parley have teamed up with four MLS clubs that will see these teams wearing specially designed jerseys.
The kits—each made from technical yarns containing Parley Ocean Plastic™—will be seen on-pitch on Sunday, April 23rd when New York City FC host Orlando City SC at Yankee Stadium, and when LA Galaxy welcome reigning MLS Cup champions Seattle Sounders FC at StubHub Center.
Photo: Vicky Willim
Paul de Lumen is in the enviable position of being able to bridge two of his passions and combine them into his career. Paul is a cinematographer who has worked on commercials, documentaries and music videos all around the world. He's even been able to incorporate his love for the beautiful game into some of the work that he has done over the years. We caught up with Paul to learn a bit more about what he does and how his love for soccer travels with him wherever he goes.
Hi Paul, can you tell us a bit about yourself...
Inspiration for one of the pieces on our Spring '17 box...
We get questions about some of our products and what the relationship is to soccer. Some of the things we produce are easy to tie to the sport, while others are a bit more subtle. But everything that we do is inspired by the sport.
Take the Spring '17 Henley. It's a beautiful shirt manufactured with the nicest fabric you can imagine. This is a shirt you will want to wear everyday - and we hope that you do!
At it's core, this Henley is inspired by soccer jerseys. We posted recently about some of the...