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SURF HAPPENING

A NEW SURF CONTEST SERIES FOR THE YOUTH

Combining the traditional surf competition heat format with the flexibility that modern digital tools offer, Volcom Surf Happenings will provide a proper and fair platform for competing surfers to battle it out for their share of the 6000€ prize purse at the most convient location and time as agreed upon by both competitors.
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How It Works

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Step 1

Registration

Registration for each competition is free, but competition slots are limited to 16 competitors in the Men’s division and 16 competitors in the Women’s division living in the contests areas (40km radius) and born after January 1st 2005.
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Step 2

Heat Details

Matched competitors & their filmers agree on heat location, time, duration (depending on the conditions and their schedule) during the Round's competition widow.
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Step 3

Heats Are Surfed

Competitors and their filmers meet at their agreed upon location and time and surf their heat.
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Step 4

Waves Uploaded

After each heat, each competitor posts what they think is their top two waves on their Instagram feed with heat info, contest hashtag and Insta handles @volcomhappening @volcom in the caption.
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Step 5

Waves Judged

Judge score competitors waves and results are uploaded to the contest platform alongside the announcement of the next round's heat match ups. Next round's heat windows begin immediately.

Surf Happenings

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Ericeira

Portugal

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Zarautz

Basque Country

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Hossegor

France

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