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VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE: Celebrities Joined Together For Friendship And Fitness At The 2017 Skechers Pier To Pier Walk!

31 Oct

Photo Credits: @BrookeBurke on Instagram

What’s better than a wonderful walk that garnered thousands of people to celebrate fitness, friendship and a whole lot of fun?! Each year, the Skechers Pier to Pier Walk never fails to amaze everyone with its incredibly successful turnout for a good cause. This year’s exceptional event had everything from remarkable performances to awesome, celebrity meet-and-greet opportunities and of course, a great kickoff to a Sunday morning with a fantastic walk that helped support children with special needs and education. The 2017 Skechers Pier to Pier Walk took place on October 29, 2017 at the Manhattan Beach Pier.

The extraordinary event brought an immense amount of joy to everyone and put the biggest smile on everyone’s face. Families and friends had an excellent time starting off their day in a stellar way. The atmosphere of the Skechers Pier to Pier Walk was unlike anything you have ever seen before. It was filled with tons and tons of people eagerly waiting to get going with their refreshing and enjoyable walk with the perfect view – Manhattan Beach. Everyone also loved getting to sport their favorite Skechers gear to the event.

Many fan-favorite and phenomenal celebrities came out to show their support towards the terrific event. Boxing legend, Sugar Ray Leonard is an avid supporter of the Skechers Pier to Pier Walk and had a great time coming out to the event again this year. Fitness guru, Denise Austin brought extra excitement and a lot of energy at the event with her fun-loving and vibrant personality. As the queen of fitness and healthy living, Denise Austin certainly got everyone even more pumped for the fun walk they were about to embark on. In addition, Brooke Burke-Charvet, Aidan Miner, Jailen Bates, Thomas Kuc, Jason Drucker, Ava Kolker, Lexy Kolker, and Logan Shroyer attended the event, amongst many others.

Brooke Burke shared her fun time at the event as seen in the photo below posted on her Instagram account.


The event started off with the National Anthem performed by Jada Facer. Then, dancing sensation, model and fashion icon, Larsen Thompson took the stage and left everyone in awe with her brilliant, dance routine. Larsen Thompson’s talent is unrivaled and with all of the hard-work and passion she puts into everything that she works on, she truly deserves all of her successes and the many more coming. Multi-threat: actress, singer, and dancer, Asia Monet Ray blew everyone away with her phenomenal performance of her hit, original song, “Come Along.” Asia Monet Ray defines what it is like to be multi-talented and she always slays all day, every day.

Larsen Thompson gave fans a sneak peek look at her choreography for her performance as seen on her Instagram.


Asia Monet Ray shared a clip from her performance as seen on her Instagram account below.


Words can’t even begin to describe how much of a sensational event the Skechers Pier to Pier Walk is. It’s so amazing to see so many people show their support towards such a fantastic event and to see a host of celebrities use their platform for good and inspire others to take part in incredible events and causes like this one. The Skechers Pier to Pier Walk is one event you never want to miss – there is always some kind of special feeling in the air when this event comes around.

I, Alexisjoyvipaccess had an exceptional time covering the Skechers Pier to Pier Walk again. Check out some VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE pictures from the event below and be sure to stay tuned for interviews with your favorite celebrities from the event on!

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VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE: Legendary Boxer Sugar Ray Leonard Interview With Alexisjoyvipaccess At The Habitat For Humanity Builders Ball!

11 Oct


What makes a legend? A legend is someone who has impacted the lives of many. A legend is someone who uses his / her platform to inspire others. A legend is someone who has beat all odds and has persevered in every situation. A legend is someone who has made history. A legend is the one and only, Sugar Ray Leonard. We all know the iconic Sugar Ray Leonard as one of the most renowned and distinguished, professional boxers on this planet. He has made records, won many championships and a gold medal in the Olympics. Sugar Ray Leonard’s accomplishments are unrivaled and he has changed the sport of boxing in so many ways. As soon as he stepped into the ring, the magic begun. With his indescribable skills and talent, his speed, and his precision, every match that Sugar Ray Leonard was in was truly an unforgettable one. He has left us at the edge of our seats during all of his fights and he never failed to make us all oh, so incredibly proud to call him our boxing hero.

Not only is Sugar Ray Leonard a stupendous boxer, but he proves that he can excel in absolutely everything that he works on. He wrote his very own autobiography titled The Big Fight: My Life In And Out Of The Ring, which allowed us all to step into the icon’s life a little more. He has also served as a television broadcaster, he has acted in many movies, and he even created his very own foundation, The Sugar Ray Leonard Foundation, which helps provide research and care for kids with type 1 and type 2 diabetes. Sugar Ray Leonard truly is a role model and a great inspiration to everyone.

I, Alexisjoyvipaccess had an excellent time covering the Habitat for Humanity Greater Los Angeles Builders Ball and had the honor of interviewing the consummate boxer, Sugar Ray Leonard at the event. Sugar Ray Leonard talked exclusively with Alexisjoyvipaccess all about what it was like for him showing his support and being honored at the Habitat for Humanity event, what advice he would like to give out regarding how people can give back to others, and so much more only in our VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE interview. Sugar Ray Leonard even sent out a wonderful message to all of his fans – hear what he had to say in our VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE interview below. Thanks for the amazing interview, Sugar Ray Leonard!

Check out my VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE interview with the remarkable Sugar Ray Leonard at the Habitat for Humanity Greater Los Angeles Builders Ball below!

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VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE: Sugar Ray Leonard, Tina Knowles Lawson, And Many More Showed Their Support At The Habitat For Humanity Greater Los Angeles Builders Ball – Recap Here!

11 Oct

Photo Credits: @HabitatLA on Twitter

There’s nothing quite like being at home. It’s a place where you can just relax, a place where you can catch up on life, a place where you can recollect your thoughts, and it’s a place where you can just be yourself. That’s why so many people, including many of your favorite celebrities, love to support the extraordinary Habitat for Humanity organization. Habitat for Humanity’s main goal is to bring people together to help build homes, communities, and hope. This spectacular organization has already helped build, renovate, and repair more than 1,300 homes both locally and across the globe. It’s clear to see that Habitat for Humanity has impacted the lives of many and has allowed people to live their lives in the way they have always dreamed of because they have a wonderful place they can call home.

On September 28, 2017, Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles brought many influential figures and remarkable celebrities together under one roof at the Beverly Hilton for its Builders Ball. The sensational event honored Sugar Ray Leonard, Luc Robitaille, and Morley Builders. The legendary and iconic boxer, Sugar Ray Leonard was honored with the Dream Builder Award at the event for his great efforts to help others. Luc Robitaille was presented with the Foundation Builder Award while Morley Builders was given the Builder of the Year Award.

Many other exceptional celebrities attended the event including Tina Knowles Lawson, Tom Schwartz, The Bachelorette‘s Dr. Chris Strandburg, and many others. The wonderful event was truly an inspiring one and it’s so phenomenal to see the many efforts Habitat for Humanity has and continues to make to help an endless amount of people.

I, Alexisjoyvipaccess had a marvelous time covering the Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles Builders Ball. The incredible event had a VIP reception, a delicious dinner, a live fund-a-need, and a breathtaking performance from the immensely talented, R&B group, En Vogue. Check out some more photos from the brilliant event below.

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Photo Credits: @HabitatLA on Twitter, @SugarRayLeonard on Instagram and Alexisjoyvipaccess

VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE: Alexisjoyvipaccess Attends The Skechers Friendship Walk Check Presentation Event – Recap Here!

4 Mar
Photo Credits: @SkechersP2PWalk on Instagram

Photo Credits: @SkechersP2PWalk on Instagram

What are some ways you can be a good friend? It’s always a wonderful thing to be a loyal, supportive, and fantastic friend and to lend a helping hand out to others. Every year, Skechers and The Friendship Foundation joins together to host a spectacular and fun-filled day for families and everyone of all ages to enjoy at the magnificent Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk, which helps children with special needs and helps benefit education. It’s a phenomenal event for a great cause that garners tons of people to walk from pier to pier, listen to great music, and make marvelous memories.

At the most recent Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk, a total of $1,600,000 was raised. Many terrific celebrities came out to show their support towards the remarkable event including Sugar Ray Leonard, Brooke Burke, Denise Austin, Cree Cicchino, Jacob Hopkins, Terrell Ransom Jr, Riele and Reiya Downs, Aidan Miner, Lance Lim, Melissa Carcache, Benjamin and Matthew Royer and many more. The multi-talented Asia Monet Ray gave a breathtaking performance at the event and boy band New District also had an excellent performance.

Skechers had a very special Friendship Walk Check Presentation event on March 2, 2017 at the Shade Hotel in Redondo Beach, California to celebrate the great success of this past year’s friendship walk. Fitness guru Denise Austin was in attendance at the event along with actors Matthew and Benjamin Royer.

The Skechers Pier to Pier Walk wrote along with a photo shared through their Instagram account, “Last night we celebrated the success of the 2016 SKECHERS Friendship Walk by presenting $1,600,000 in donations to 7 organizations. We’re so thankful for our sponsors, celebrity ambassadors, community leaders and walkers. It’s amazing to see our South Bay community come together for one common purpose – to create a better future for our children. See everyone on Oct. 29th!! #skechers #skechersp2pwalk #education.”

I, Alexisjoyvipaccess had an excellent time covering the outstanding Skechers Friendship Walk Check Presentation event. It was a brilliant night celebrating a sensational walk that brings so much joy and positivity to children and family. The next Skechers Pier to Pier Walk makes its way on over to the pier on October 29th so be sure to join in on all of the fun!

Check out some more photos below from the exceptional Skechers Friendship Walk Check Presentation event and be sure to follow @SkechersP2PWalk on Twitter and Instagram to stay connected.

Photo Credits: @SkechersP2PWalk on Instagram