Breo Hero Q&A : Zak Lawton

Today we chat to Breo Hero Zak Lawton about his surfing life, his motivation, heroes and tips for aspiring surfers.

How long have you been surfing?

I started when I was 9, so 13 years ago now! I cannot even remember my life without surfing to be honest with you.

How did you get involved?

We moved to Croyde, Devon, when I was 9. This was mainly because Mum and Dad had always been on holidays here and thought it would be a great place for us kids; myself and three sisters (yes, I deserve a medal) to grow up. To this day I cannot thank them enough, It’s such an awesome place, and I guess it’s being in the village that got me into the sea. Pretty much everyone’s life here is based around the ocean, and we wouldn’t want it any other way. (more…)

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Time After Time – A History Of Sunglasses

Sunglasses styles come and go, and in some cases come back around again! Today we look back in history with our sunglasses style timeline and be inspired by some of the most classic styles made popular by historical icons and today’s celebrities… Sunglasses were first spotted in the early 18th century but were only worn on rare occasions – by … Continue reading

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Breo Hero Q&A: Emily Ashwoods (WXC World Racing)

Answering our Breo Hero questions this week is Emily Ashwoods of the WXC World Racing mountain biking team. How long have you been mountain biking? I learnt to ride my bike when I was 3 years old and loved it, going out on rides with my family. Then my dad encouraged me to join my local cycling club when I … Continue reading

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Breo Hero Q&A: Luigi ‘Wiji’ Lacsamana

Today’s Breo Hero interview features the Philippines based designer & tattoo artist Luigi ‘Wiji ‘Lacsamana. Currently enjoying the joys of new motherhood, Wiji shares her tips for aspiring tattoo artists as well as her motivation and heroes. How long have you been drawing/designing/tattooing? I’ve been drawing as early as I can remember–that’s probably when I was two or three? I … Continue reading

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Breo’s Buy A Pair, Get A Spare Offer Begins

Given the range of styles, colours and frame shapes available in Breo’s sunglasses range we sympathise that it can be hard to choose just one pair of sunglasses. So, always looking for new ways to do the right thing, we’ve a new offer that’ll comfort the pickiest of shoppers. Put simply, purchase a pair of our sunglasses and we’ll give … Continue reading

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Breo Hero Q&A: Callum Stewart

This week we caught up with Northern Ireland’s Callum Stewart, a super talented young singer/songwriter. We asked him about his his proudest achievement, what motivates him, who his hero is, his hopes for the future, and his tips for aspiring musicians. How long have you been making music? I’ve been singing since I was around 10 but I only discovered … Continue reading

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Breo Hero Q&A: Laura Lost

Singer/songwriter Laura Lost is the next Breo Hero answering our questions in our Q&A series. We cover her beginnings in the music industry, her proudest moments, her heroes, what motivates her and ask for any tips she’d share with aspiring new bands and musicians. How long have you been making music? I have been making my own music since I … Continue reading

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Top 10 Most Iconic Sunglasses Of All Time

Sunglasses. A great solution to shielding your eyes from harmful UV rays? Oh, so much more! Today we’ve compiled a Top Ten of our favourite pairs of iconic sunglasses from the twin worlds of film and music. From fictional bad guys to real life heroes, they all knew the power of a cool pair of sunglasses…  THE TERMINATOR/HEISENBERG There’s something … Continue reading

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Training Blog: Now We’re Running

It’s almost mid year and everything  is running smoothly but I’m still looking for something different. Something that will make 2015 as the best year ever. I think 6 months of staying relaxed is enough and it’s time to live life to the edge this year so that come December 31st I’ll be popping Moet and partying all night to … Continue reading

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Breo Hero Q&A: Steve Holmes

The fourth of our Breo Heroes facing interrogation is Steve Holmes. Steve is a qualified mountaineering instructor based in Fort William, Scotland where he runs the mountain guiding company Vertical Fever. How long have you been climbing? I was brought up close to the Lake District and so my parents took me hill walking at a very early age, I … Continue reading

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