Volcom’s Totally Crustaceous Tour (TCT) - Rumblefish Surf Series, Portugal
Don’t miss out the Rumblefish surf series, Volcom’s Totally Crustaceous Tour third European stop in Praia Do Marcelino, Costa Da Caparica, Portugal, March 28 and 29, 2016.
Another chance to get some points to win the trip to compete at the 30000$ global TCT Championships at the world class wave of Lower Trestles, California.
Pre registrations are open: give your date of birth and competing division to ASCC.VOLCOMTCT@GMAIL.COM
Contest check in mandatory at 8.30 am on the beach on Monday 28
Check out below the ranking after the two first TCT events:
Volcom’s Totally Crustaceous Tour (TCT) started its 2015-2016 European season on Saturday 29 August 2015 with the Rumblefish Surf Series in the beautiful Praia Amado in Portugal.
The TCT surf events are free to enter and have 5 divisions to choose from: Squids (10 and under), Groms (13 and under), Juniors (16 and under), men’s Pro-Am (20 and under), and Girls (20 and under), age is based off August 1st 2015.
On top of the good times, there will be free food, tons of prizes to win from VOLCOM, JAM TRACTION, BUBBLEGUM SURF WAX, MATTA SHAPES and a cash prize for the Pro-Am winner and Junior winner at selected events. An Air division (all ages) will be run at some locations depending on the conditions.
As the past season, European surfers will qualify and win tickets to compete to the 2016 Volcom TCT Global Championships at the world-class wave of Lower Trestles, California, in June 14-17, 2016 (prize purse and live webcast TBC).
Competitors will have to compete in a minimum of two European TCT events and their top 2 results will be counted for overall placing.
At the end of the season Top 3 ProAm, Top 2 Juniors, Top 2 Groms, Top 2 Girls and 1 Squid will win plane tickets and accommodation to the 2016 Volcom TCT global Champs in Lower Trestles.
*In case of ties at the end of season, best result will be taken into account, and result at Mulletfish/Lavafish will prime.
Tentative calendar for the Volcom Totally Crustaceous Tour 15-16 European dates:
- 29 August 2015, RUMBLEFISH surf series, Praia do Amado, Portugal - Click for full recap, results, photos and video
- 27-28 February 2016, LAVAFISH surf series, Tenerife, Canary Islands
- 28-29 March 2016, Rumblefish surf series, Costa Da Caparica, Portugal
- 23-24 April 2016, MULLETFISH surf series, Hossegor, France
- 14-17 June 2016, TCT Global Championships, Lower Trestles, California
All dates are subject to change; go to volcom.com for details and updates, past events videos, photos and results
Check out the little photo reportage on the European surfers in California for the Volcom totally Crustaceous Tour global Championships 2015 HERE
Click here for the full 2015 contest results, video, photos and webcast replay HERE
"CONTEST RESULTS AT THE BOTTOM OF THE PAGE"Volcom’s Totally Crustaceous Tour is a grass roots effort that has infiltrated local and regional areas with FREE surfing contests, and part of Volcom’s LET THE KIDS RIDE FREE program. These events are for the kids of all the ages to ex- press their talent, gain contest experience, have a good time, get some FREE grinds, and walk home with a ton of FREE product for a day of surfing. The purpose of the TCT European Tour is to create a unique surfing environment, not a typical contest, but more like gathering. It is where people can come together and hang out, without all the fees, rules, stipulation and a lack of camaraderie of a normal surfing event. These events are about giving back to the communities and making it possible for kids without sponsors or money to compete along with some seasoned competitors. Surfers of all ages are able to express their talent at a local, national, and international level and will push the next generation to become something better than the last.
Everyone competes without having to pay an entry fee and all contestants receive prizes and giveaways... plus a FREE lunch!
The Totally Crustaceous Tour is a worldwide free contest series that spreads through North America, Hawaii, Indonesia, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Japan, Europe, South America and Brazil. 10 European surfers qualify and win trips to compete in the TCT Global Championships in Lower Trestles, California in June 2016 (date, live webcast and prize money TBD).