European surfers in California for the Volcom totally Crustaceous Tour global Championships 2015

On the 10th of June, a group of up and coming European surfers converged to California for 2 weeks, to compete at the 2015 Volcom Totally Crustaceous Tour global Championships. The group consisted of Camilla Kemp, Joao Moreira and Alfonso Antunes from Portugal, Ariane Otxoa and Lander Davila from the Basque Country, and a heavy French crew with William Aliotti, Charly Quivront, Jordan Oueslati, Nomme Mignot, Lens Arancibia, Justin Becret and Marco Mignot, who all got their trip paid by Volcom after qualifying through the European leg of Volcom’s TCT. As a mascott, little Noa Dupouy from France joined the crew after qualifying for the competition in Hawaii.

The Volcom totally Crustaceous Tour global Championships 2015 gathered surfers from all around the world, and this year the main event was held at the world-class wave of Lower Trestles but due to a busy schedule, the first rounds of the competition were run in Newport Beach 10 days prior, which gave the surfers a little free time to kill the jetlag, wander around, train, and get a taste of the life in Orange County, California.

Check out the photos below for a little photo reportage on what went down on the side of the competition during those two weeks.

Click here for the full contest results, video, photos and webcast replay.

See behind the scene clips on the low environmental impact of the event, staying “True To Trestles” HERE.

And see you all for the next Totally Crustaceous Tour Europe season starting soon!

Photos from @chroniclesofchristie, Stephane Becret, @jebronskybeat and @tai_vandyke

1-Euro-crew-in-Hollywood-(Lander-Davila,-Ariane-Otxoa,-Camilla-Kemp,-Noa-Dupouy,-Jordan-Oueslati,-Lens-Arancibia,-Charly-Quivront,-William-Aliotti,-Marco-Mignot-and-Joao-Moreira)

Euro crew in Hollywood (Lander Davila, Ariane Otxoa, Camilla Kemp, Noa Dupouy, Jordan Oueslati, Lens Arancibia, Charly Quivront, William Aliotti, Marco Mignot and Joao Moreira)

2-Despite-his-early-loss-Justin-Becret-took-full-advantage-of-the-trip

Despite his early loss Justin Becret took full advantage of the trip

3-Alfonso-Antunes-is-the-up-and-coming-supergrom-from-Portugal,-getting-interviewed-in-Newport

Alfonso Antunes is the up and coming supergrom from Portugal, getting interviewed in Newport

4-Charly-Quivront-loved-the-Trestles-free-surfs

Charly Quivront loved the Trestles free surfs

5-Burrito-#12-at-the-Wedge-with-Lander,-Lens,-Noa-and-Joao

Burrito #12 at the Wedge with Lander, Lens, Noa and Joao

6-lunchbreak

Lunchbreak

7-What-street-light--Marco,Noa-and-Alfonso-Pacific-Coast-Highway-right-next-to-our-friends-from-the-Froghouse

What street light ? Marco, Noa and Alfonso - Pacific Coast Highway right next to our friends from the Froghouse

Noa-Dupouy-was-our-mascott

Noa Dupouy was our mascott

Justin-Marco-and-Noa-frothing-in-Newport

Justin Marco and Noa - frothing in Newport

10-Joao-Moreira-stoked-after-his-Newport-heat-win-meaning-he'll-surf-Tretsles

Joao Moreira stoked after his Newport heat win meaning he'll surf -Trestles

11-Ariane-Otxoa-on-the-rippable-Lowers-rights-

Ariane Otxoa on the rippable - Lowers rights

Marco,Nomme-and-Christophe-Mignot-early-birds-at-Trestles

Marco, Nomme and Christophe Mignot - early birds at Trestles

13-Newport-Beach-Seaweed-monster

Newport Beach - Seaweed monster

14-Newport-Beach-lunchbreak

Newport Beach lunchbreak

15-Jordan-Oueslati-in-San-Clemente

Jordan Oueslati in San Clemente

17-Camilla-and-Ariane

Camilla and Ariane

18-Charly

Charly

19-Aftersurf-in-Riviera

Aftersurf in Riviera

20bis-Justin

Justin

MONTAGE

Dupouy Show

22-evening-BBQ-in-San-Clemente

Evening BBQ in San Clemente

23-Justin-Becret

Justin Becret

23bis-We-passed-by-the-Mayhem-warehouse-and-Maud-Le-Car-+-Quincy-Davis-were-already-there

We passed by the Mayhem warehouse and Maud Le Car + Quincy Davis were already there

24-Lens-'BG'-Arancibia

Lens 'BG' Arancibia

25-Lens-Arancibia-was-unleashing-his-surfing-and-took-the-air-option-a-few-times

Lens Arancibia was unleashing his surfing and took the air option a few times

26-Charly-Quivront-After-his-Quarterfinals-win

Charly Quivront after his Quarterfinals win

TCT

This is what you come for, perfect Lower Trestles with only 3 other guys out

28-Noa-cheering-AlfonsoAntunes-and-Jackson-Bunch-after-the-Squids-finals

Noa cheering Alfonso Antunes and Jackson Bunch after the Squids finals

29-Totally-Crustaceous-Tour-Legends

Totally Crustaceous Tour Legends

30-William-getting-some-secret-advanced-tips-from-Matt-Bemrose

William getting some secret advanced tips from Matt Bemrose

31-William-Aliotti-lost-in-the-Pro-Am-Quarters-but-not-without-flair

William Aliotti lost in the Pro Am Quarters but not without flair

32-Noa-won-the-'WienerSchnitzel'-award-thanks-to-his-megafroth-attitude

Noa won the "Wiener Schnitzel" award thanks to his megafroth attitude

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Camilla Kemp and Alfonso Antunes took the 4th place of the competition respectively in the Girls and the Squids divisions

Last-cross-of-the-Trestles-tracks-before-heading-back-to-Europe,-see-you-next-year!

Last cross of the Trestles tracks before heading back to Europe, see you next year!

 

 

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