Stan Smith, the skateboarding legend

Tennis fans already know Stan Smith as two time Grand Slam singles champion, but what people don’t know is that Stan has been a lifelong skater since his childhood in the 50’s. For the release of the Stan Smith Skate adidas introduce the secret life of the man behind the legendary shoe that was initially designed for use on a tennis court.

Check out this great adidas commercial:

A few pics of the the adidas Stan Smith Skate and Stan Smith Skate Vulc that you can pick up now at adidas retailers and adidas.com:

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French lingerie designer Chantal Thomass has served up a capsule collection of sportswear for fans attending the next French Open.

Chantal Thomass Roland Garros capsule collection

Chantal Thomass designed the 11 pieces collection with a bit of a humour and a feminine touch. The collection includes polo shirts, polo dresses, pleated skirts but also a printed scarf and an umbrella.

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The capsule collection designed by Chantal Thomass for the coming Roland Garros tournament will be available in the Roland- Garros boutiques starting May 24th.

Source: Vogue.it

Nike Air Tech Challenge II Hot Lava

The iconic Nike Air Tech Challenge II made famous by Andre Agassi in the 90’s are making a comeback in 2014.

The Hot Lava colorway of the shoe will be releasing this upcoming Friday, Jan. 24th. It will be available at select Nike Sportswear retailers, and on Nike.com/sportswear, for a retail price of $120.

Nike Air Tech Challenge II Hot Lava

Nike Air Tech Challenge II Hot Lava

Nike Air Tech Challenge II Hot Lava

Nike Air Tech Challenge II Hot Lava

Nike Air Tech Challenge II Hot Lava

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Building on 2010′s stunning RM027 Tourbillon, watchmaker Richard Mille has unveiled his latest timepiece for tennis star Rafael Nadal: the RM 35-01.

Nadal’s latest signature watch will be available in the near future at an undisclosed price from select Mille dealers.

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Richard Mille Rafael Nadal watch

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Richard mille RM 35-01 Rafael Nadal

Via Hypebeast

Eugenie Bouchard Australian Open outfit

Young Canadian Eugenie Bouchard wears the Nike Premier Maria Skort and Nike Women’s Spring Premier Maria Tank:

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Eugenie Bouchard Australian Open outfit

Photo credit: Ben Solomon/Tennis Australia