10 May, 2021
Behind the brand: richard sahetapy

Richard – Store Manager

 

  1. Who are you? (name, age, etc.) Describe yourself in three words?

My name is Richard aka Puursappie. Describe myself in three words: Helpful, Positive and Loyal

 

  1. What is your passion?

Photography.

 

 

  1. What do you do at New Amsterdam Surf Association?

Right now, I’m the manager of the flag ship store.

 

  1. What draws you to the brand?

The whole story, the clothing but especially the people behind the brand.

 

  1. In what way are you and New Amsterdam Surf Association a perfect fit?

My body fits perfectly in their clothing ;)

 

  1. What is your definition of surfing? 

If you do something, give everything. And do not quit, keep going. 

 

New amsterdam in biarritz
Last summer we had the pleasure to co host the release of the new Acid magazine. The first release was in Paris and the second one in Biarritz together with Sunburn store. We also took the opportunity to get our feet wet and shoot a new video in and around the Basque town.
New amsterdam x orienteer x complex minds london party
On the 23rd of November we will host a party together with Orienteer Mapazine and Complex Minds at the Complex minds showroom in London.
Paris summer '23
A weekend during Paris fashion week with the team, shot by Ruben Zonneveld