Volcom to Puerto Rico!

What do you get when you mix Volcom and Puerto Rico? The answer should be Rum Punch.. But the real answer is a radical surf trip! The Volcom team went on spring break a little early this year and spent a week down in PR. Mother nature was on our side and she showed us a good time.

Here's a taste of the action…

Team1Club Destroy -- Mauro Diaz, Pat Schmidt, Ricardo Delgado, Miguel Tudela, Balaram Stack & Noah Schweizer… Pretty heavy crew!

Balaram2Balaram is no stranger to PR. He's always flying down...
Noah3Yeah, they like long walks on the beach and late nights out on the town.

Mauro0This is Mauro Diaz, our newest addition to the Volcom Family! He's a great human & an awesome surfer. We are more than stoked to have him on the team.
Mauro5This was our first time hangin out with Mauro and we instantly became brothers. He's a classic human in and out of the water.
SlimsThe man, the myth, the legend, Ricardo "Slims" Delgado. This kid is a hard worker. Thanks for taking care of us and showing us around, buddy!
Miguel5Miguel flew over from Peru to hang out for the week. Well, he wasn't really "hangin out," he took home first place in the Volcom TCT Catfish and punted some of the biggest airs! Miguel4This was Miguel's second time to PR. We can guarantee he'll be back.

Miguel1Miguel's first wave of the trip… yep! 
Noah2Noah is a sneaky little guy… Don't let his tricks fool yah!
Pat3Mr. Pat Schmidt flexing as Mauro mimics.
Pat1We found this sneaky little wedge on our fist day. Pat gave it a Rum Punch!

BalaTinder...
Pat2

Pat speed blur day and night.
Balaram1
Balaram sun setting.

 

Photog1The dudes hard at work? (Mullet & Ruddy Photo)

Photog2Yeahhh, this is Mullet… Our creepy friend… oh, and filmer.

Photo3These are Coconuts, probably the tastiest and most dangerous drink in all the land. Ruddy, Dane and Billy Hume can vouch.  IMG_0969Happy Birthday, RJ.

Photos: Patrick Ruddy, Ben Capron AKA Mullet, RJ Dunzelman, Richie Olivares

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