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A Day in the Life of a Brewer

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A Day in the Life of a Brewer

Recover Brands’ Beer Ambassador, Taylor White Head Brewer, RJ Rockers Brewing Company After sneaking a glimpse into the day to day of Recover Brands’ ambassador, RJ Rocker’s head brewer Taylor White, we’ll go ahead and put it right out there: making beer is hard work.  It’s steamy, dusty and delicious. No matter how much you may have appreciated a hoppy microbrew before, you'll appreciate it more after reading this. Recover has been working with RJ Rockers brewery in Spartanburg, SC on co-branded shirts for over five years.  Hitting its 20th anniversary this April, RJ Rockers was founded by Mark Johnsen, who...

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Wes Napier: Ambassador Interview

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Wes Napier: Ambassador Interview

Splitting his time between the Sierras in California and the Southeast, you’ll most likely find Recover Brands ambassador, Wes Napier, negotiating challenging routes up impressive rock faces or savoring solace on the river with his fly rod.  Early on in his climbing career, Wes focused on mountaineering; including two Mount Rainier trips, an expedition to the summit of Aconcagua in Argentina (the highest peak in the world outside of Asia), and three trips into the Alaska range including Denali.  Recover caught Wes in a rare moment off belay to talk about life, sustainability, and his current escapades of big wall...

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Sustainability in the Music World: 2016 Recap

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Sustainability in the Music World: 2016 Recap

2016 has been an exciting year for Recover from a musical standpoint.  We have continued working with touring bands and music festivals, and we launched our RAD program – Recover Artist Development.  What’s even better - we have also seen a major increase in sustainability efforts from festivals and individual bands/musicians.  Despite 2016 being a year where the world lost some of the greatest musicians of all time, and both the world and our country seemingly divided in conflict, it is now more clear than ever, that music brings people together and fills us with feelings of hope and community....

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Skating the Upcycle

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Skating the Upcycle

For anyone who has seen him ride a skateboard, Garrett Gourley, takes it to whole new level. Out of Boone, NC, Garrett is a big part of the growing NCDH scene. In this visual, he stepped onto a smaller sized board, the Comet Upcycle cruiser. The Upcycle is made from 100% scraped maple veneers. Follow Garrett as Thomas Richmond and Phil Baldwin capture the fun. Interview with Recover Ambassador, Thomas Richmond, below. How did you come across Recover Brands?  I have been stoked on Comet Skateboards sustainable approach to providing the world with quality skateboards and ended up establishing a...

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50 Campfires Gear of the Year 2016

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50 Campfires Gear of the Year 2016

    We are so excited to announce Recover has won 50 Campfires Gear of the Year 2016 awards! The awards are given to brands dedicated and designed to make our time outdoors better and this year spanned from ultra-comfy boxer shorts to portable pizza ovens (erm, yes please!). Here’s what they said about us:   Gear of the Year Awards 2016: Recover The Camping Authority Announces Annual Gear Award to Recover. Our obsession with the convenience of plastic water bottles has turned into one of the biggest environmental problems we face today. The United States uses about 50 billion water...

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