Tuesday, January 21, 2014


On Saturday, January 18th, the Frshr Than Your Avrge (FTYA) sneaker event went down in Philadelphia at Temple University and 12 entrants battled for the above trophy. 

The event was DJ'd by Jovi (left) and hosted by Dallas Penn (right)

Finalists of the battle. Rox Fontaine wearing Gary Payton Nike Zoom 4 and Kerry (1 of 2 ladies in the battle) wearing Nike KD Weaatherman

Among the above mentioned pairs entered in battle were Dub Zero, AJ 6(og wht & Infra red), Asic Gel Lyte III(super green/Haiti), Reebok, Air Max 1, AJ 5 customs, Lebron 11 customs and a couple more KD's.  

Though the Ladies were scarce, several did come through to rep.

FSF's @a_the_great


@smrtazshye (second female in the battle)

FSF's own @fee_fsfxosd

@dana_325 @call_it_shoeicide @jodirockstar (last battle's winner)

@livelaughkerry @bringdahruckus

@_marvelousgotsole FSF's @sol3flower @smrtazshye

And the winner is ....... @roxfontaine

The passing of the trophy from the previous winner to the new winner.

The winner along with the FTYA crew and the battle judges

All in all, the event was great, easy breezy atmosphere with sneaker fiends all bonding under one roof.

Tuesday, January 14, 2014


On Saturday, January 18th, the folks behind the Frshr Than Your Avrge (FTYA) sneaker battle will be hosting a sneaker event at Temple University in Philly!!!

It's a buy, sell & trade sneaker event with the battle being the main attraction...... Shoutout to Jodi Rock Star who won the last sneaker battle.  If you haven't been to an FTYA event or seen the trophy, this is definitely one to check out. There will also be vendors, raffles, giveaways and a few surprises. 

Tickets and vendor tables can be purchased here.