Volcom Presents “True To This” Premiere in Santiago, Chile

Volcom Store Plaza Egaña • Av. Larraín 5862 (Av. Ossa), La Reina, Santiago, Chile

March 20, 2014

Volcom Presents “True To This” Premiere in Santiago, Chile

Volcom Store Plaza Egaña • Av. Larraín 5862 (Av. Ossa), La Reina, Santiago, Chile
March 20, 2014

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Peanut Butter And Rail Jam - Lake Louise, AB Canada
Stop #11 of Volcom’s Peanut Butter and Rail Jam capped off the 2015 North American tour in the majestic lands of Lake Louise, AB Canada on Saturday March 28, 2015. The PBRJ at Lake Louise always brings some majestic views along with a crowd of hungry rippers. It has all come down to this as the 2015 PBRJ Global Championships looms on the horizon.  Riders from all over the Canada, Japan, and the United States descended upon Lake Louise by plane, train, and automobile in an attempt to attain the last few invites to the big show.  After a season of intense contest sites, Bryan Kroker and the terrain park masterminds of Lake Louise surprised everyone with last regional set up of the year.  Their site tested the abilities of every rider as zone 1 contained a corrugated up tube to dumpster to down rail and parallel flat bars to down rail, zone 2 had a square up rail to closeout barrel bonk to down ledge, and zone 3 had a closeout to down flat “tubby” tube.  All zones had options for days with multiple entrances and variances for the creative mind.  The action was heavy all day with heart stopping close calls and mind melting makes. 8-year-old Tyson Lewis ripping the 10 & Under jam with tricks like this 50-50 late bs 180 out of the up box. It's rad to see that style is not lost with the future generations. Nathaniel Bailey squares up a perfect 50-50 transfer fs boardslide in zone 1. He almost turned this into a 50-50 transfer hw fs 270 sw bs lip in zone 1, but the soft snow at the bottom thwarted his efforts in the end. Either way, Nathaniel put down enough to walk away with a very respectable 2nd place finish in the 15 & Under Division. Liam Krause was charging the course throughout his heat and landing some solid tricks along the way. Here he locks into a 50-50 gap fs boardslide in zone 2. Josh Lebrun skids a lipslide 270 out on the down “tubby” tube in zone 3. He also landed a 50-50 to boardslide combo on the up rail to down box in zone 2 and a 50-50 to transfer 180 sw 50-50 180 out in zone 1 that boosted him into 1st place in the 15 & Under Division. Brendan Luff spotting his landing as he sends a switch back 270 to the down tube in zone 3. The flex between his bindings was so intense that any more impact would have broken his board in half. Landis King gets down with a technical nose press nollie to fs boardslide in zone 2. His smooth style and no worries attitude carried him into 2nd place in the 16-21 Division. Nathan Roy takes the road less traveled as he 50-50’d up the corrugated tube, 50-50’d across the dumpster, and lipslides the down rail in zone 1. He also linked together a 50-50 on the up rail to fs 270 board on the down ledge in zone 2 and a solid bs tail press fs 360 out on the down tube in zone 1 for the win in the 16-21 Division. Elysha Piller getting through the kink with an over the closeout 50-50 bs 180 out in zone 2. Mutsumi Ido traveled 9 + hours by Greyhound bus from Whistler, BC to Lake Louise AB to rip it up with the ladies. She goes high-speed 50-50 transfer 50-50 all the way to the end in zone 1 pictured above. Kira Lengkeek put in the groundwork, foundation, and installation of this sw lipslide 270 out on the tube in zone 3. Her technicality and ripping style was no match as she walked away in 1st place in the Girls Division. Hand crafted PB&J's make the world go round. Justin Brisson puts down one heck of a technical maneuver with this nose press transfer fs boardslide same way 270 out in zone 1. The judges were so stoked on his overall riding and awarded him with a brand new Fender guitar for his efforts. Minnesota’s Robbie Roethler traveled a long way to put it down with his posse. Here he throws a sw bs 270 lipslide in zone 3 with only a small sentence to be uttered by those in attendance…”Check that flex.” He also landed a half cab 50-50 transfer bs 270 lipslide in zone 1 to scoop up $50 and a pair of Electric sunglasses for the "Gooyest Move of the Event." Wyatt Barclay serves up a sw lipslide 180 fs boardslide to fakie on the up rail to down ledge in zone 2. Jake Whiteburn landed this fs 270 lipslide past the closeout so quietly that the crowd on hand barely believed that it even happened. He also landed a lipslide fs boardslide pretzel out on the zone 1 transfer rails that earned him the $100 Rev’d Rider award too. Needless to say, Jake had a solid day. Andy James was going so hard that he broke his tail within the first 3 min of the finals. He continued to rip on that same board with tricks like this double fs boardslide to fs boardslide fakie in zone 1. This tenacity earned him a brand new Volcom snowboard and 3rd place in the Open/AM Division. It never gets old to see a perfectly executed bs lipslide like this in zone 3. Eric Corbin is a calm, cool, and collected rail killer earning 2nd place in the Open/AM Division. Kael Hill is an OG. He competed in the PBRJ at the age of 15 placeing 2nd in the 2005 Global PBRJ Championships. Ten years later he qualifies again with tricks like this 50-50 bs 360 50-50 180 out in zone 2 and takes home 1st place in the Open/AM Division. We look forward to seeing what he can bring to this years Global Championships at Mammoth Mountain on April 18th. We would like to thank Lauren Tuck, Brenna Spademan, and the entire Lake Louise events staff for their logistic diligence before, during, and after the PBRJ event.  Thank you to Bryan Kroker, Andrew Taylor, and the terrain park crew for creating and maintaining a tiptop PBRJ site.  Thanks to Jon Chew, Matt Bryson, and Zack Chamberlin for analyzing the tricks and putting down the scores.  Thanks to Ashley Gergel and Erin Burney for their help with everything from A to Z.  Finally, check out our 2015 PBRJ tour sponsors for awesome brands supporting the entire PBRJ tour. Tour Sponsors: -Rev’d Nutrition Bars -Electric -New Era -Kicker -Fender Results: 15 & Under Division: 1st: Josh Lebrun 2nd: Nathaniel Bailey 3rd: Jacob Walper 4th: Liam Gill 5th: Liam Krause 16 - 21 Division: 1st: Nathan Roy 2nd: Landis King 3rd: Jack Cherniawsky 4th: Kaeln Christensson 5th: Brendan Luff Girls Division: 1st: Kira Kengkeek 2nd: Mutsumi Ido 3rd: Elysha Piller 4th: Carrie Higgins 5th: Jenaya Jenkins Open/AM Division: 1st: Kael Hill - $250 2nd: Eric Corbin - $150 3rd: Andy James - $100 4th: Jake Whitburn 5th: Wyatt Barclay Volcom Snowboard – Andy James Rev’d Rider $100 – Jake Whitburn Electric "Gooyest Move Of The Event" $50 and Electric Shades – Robbie Roethler Fender Guitar – Justin Brisson   Everyone gets into the spirit to cap off another great PBRJ stop at Lake Louise. Check Out The Peanut Butter And Rail Jam Facebook And Instagram For Additional Coverage Throughout The Entire 2015 Tour. Peanut Butter And Rail Jam Facebook Page Peanut Butter And Rail Jam Instagram
Events
Burgerama 4 || Day 2 with Volcom Womens!
Day 2 at Burgerama 4 was another music filled day of fun! With so many acts to see, we literally never stopped walking around! The heat seemed to go down and the crowds seemed more relaxed yet the vibe remained positive & energetic!   The first act we got to catch was Colleen Green who made us swoon!  The crowd seemed entranced by her voice & her overall cool girl attitude.   Shannon and the Clams killed it with their out of this world performance. It was probably one of the craziest shows we've seen so far. Shannon, you are our newest girl crush!   The audience was loving every second of it!   Even the Hinds girls were having a laugh during the show!   Cat Signs had a great set with the badass Christina Kee! We love girls who rock.   Though we are sad that this years Burgerama has come to an end, the lineup & the activities only made us more excited for what's in store for next year! We hope you had fun if you were there and if you weren't, we'll see you next year! xx
Music
BURGERAMA 4 at The Observatory - DAY 2 RECAP
What a beautiful weekend it was for Burgerama 4 at the Observatory! Not surprisingly, Day 2 didn't disappoint and fans were back for another great day of music and good vibes! The Volcom booth stayed packed and the team handed out free pins and tees to the youthful Burgeramians. Things kicked off at the outside Rama stage with Orange County's brother-duo twins The Garden, while Colleen Green and The Parrots held their grounds on the two inside stages. Chicks, man. Volcom booth! photo: Chris Martinez The Garden. photo: Gary Copeland Throughout the day the bands continued and crowds got rowdy! There was toilet paper rolls flying off stages, stellar performances, and mosh pits happening all in good taste of jamming to the sounds of crowd favorites such as Thee Oh Sees, Witch, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Black Lips, and Ty Segall. Witch. photo: Gary Copeland Something like that... Bone Thugs-N-Harmony. photo: Daniel Cabral The Lovely Bad Things. photo: Chris Martinez Ty Segall. photo: Hope Lane Ty Segall. photo: Daniel Cabral Black Lips. photo: Hope Lane Shannon & The Clams. photo: Gary Copeland Other amazing performances included bands such as: The Abigails, The Lovely Bad Things, Aquadolls, Mr. Elevator & The Brain Hotel, Cat Signs, White Fence, Shannon & The Clams, Craft Spells, Twin Peaks, J Mascis, Nick Waterhouse, Meatbodies, Froth, Gap Dream, King Khan & BBQ Show, Ariel Pink, and more!   Check below for full recap for Day 2 of Burgerama 4, as well as special select picks from the entire weekend, courtesy of Gary Copeland. J Mascis selfie Cat Signs. photo: Gary Copeland Crowd surfing! photo: Gary Copeland Aquadolls. photo: Hope Lane Black Lips. photo: Daniel Cabral The Garden. photo: Gary Copeland Colleen Green. photo: Gary Copeland Colleen Green. photo: Gary Copeland Artist Anthony Ausgang standing next to his work. photo: Chris Martinez Mystic Braves. photo: Daniel Cabral  Mystic Braves. photo: Daniel Cabral J Mascis. photo: Daniel Cabral J Mascis. photo: Daniel Cabral Aquadolls. photo: Hope Lane Aquadolls. photo: Hope Lane photo: Gary Copeland Ariel Pink. photo: Daniel Cabral Hangin' on top of the Volcom RV w/ some of the crew. Crowd at Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Bone Thugs-N-Harmony. photo: Daniel Cabral Shannon & The Clams. photo: Daniel Cabral Shannon & The Clams. photo: Daniel Cabral Black Lips. photo: Daniel Cabral Black Lips. photo: Daniel Cabral   Gary Copeland put together his favorite photos he took during Burgerama 4 and we have them for you below!
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Miguel Tudela wins in Puerto Rico at the annual #Catfish Surf Event in pumping Rincon Surf!
Isla Del Encantro. Island of Enchantment. Aptly placed grouping of words for one of the most magical destinations on earth. If you have never been there, book a ticket, trust us, you’ll be booking many more after that. Just ask anyone who has been there, especially anyone who has been part of the Volcom TCT Catfish Surf Series in Rincón. They’ll tell you the same thing. It is one of the best stops on tour. The people take you in like family and you leave there without a piece of yourself. Room with a view. You are not dreaming. For this trip to PR we brought along a slew of our team and the island provided great surf with positive vibes for all. We caught great waves all over the island with the crew and rolled right into our Friday pre-event signup party at Playero Surf Shop. A ton of groms came out to hang with the riders, snack on some free grinds, and sign up for Saturdays event. Normally our event fires off at Domes, but this year Mother Ocean had different plans. With a pumping swell on tap the crew made the call to move the event over to Maria’s which handles a little bigger swell, and no one was disappointed, it was pumping, absolutely pumping. Tristan Thompson drawing Desecheo lines with water colors. We rolled in Satuday morning and like we said before it was pumping. We got the contest site set up, in between gawking at the incredibly fun looking surf rolling in off the reef at the top of the point. Everyone knew what was in store... stoked Groms and even better surfing. With the forecast calling for slowly diminishing surf we sent out the Pro-Am guys first and they set the bar for the day, a very high bar. The Pros ripped through rounds one and two, as did the Juniors, staking their claim for the best performances of the day. Brandon and Slims making sure the Groms know when and where to be. As the surf became a little more manageable the Groms, Girls, and Squids gave it their best in all out effort to earn their spots in the finals. It seemed the more the day went on the better the surfing got, and the bigger the smiles on the faces of all involved, especially the lucky competitors scoring perfect Maria’s with only a couple of their peers at a time. As we moved through the later rounds the heats got closer and ever more difficult to advance through, eventually narrowing down our field into the finalists for this years Catfish Surf Series. Miguel Tudela....most likely very excited to be in PR, hoping Dylan Graves is just having a look. Every single divisions final was stacked, and I mean stacked! With the international field that converged on the island for this event there was no shortage of fireworks to end the day. The Pro-Am division saw one of the highest overall heat scores to date for the eventual winner Miguel Tudela, an obvious crowd favorite from the get-go. The mind blowing surf and performances did not stop there as Brian Coutu took home the top spot in an always highly contested Juniors division. The groms were not to be outdone though, and showed their solid surf prowess as Micah Cantor snagged the 1st place honors in a great showing of competitive surfing. With the remaining two divisions proving not be done up either, Emily Ruppert took home the Girls division with an impressive performance in pumping surf and a highly contested international field. Which brought us to the Squids, the smallest in stature, and easily the biggest in gusto and bravado. This crew attacked the firing Maria’s lineup with no hesitation and Diego Gutierrez ended up with the win in this inspiring division of rippers. Bean bowls, a staple in Grom eating competitions. That's right I said Bean bowls. Last but no least we had a special little treat for the people of Rincón, a day ending expression session with our traveling team, and some of the islands incredibly talented local crew. If the day itself wasn’t inspiring enough, the Groms and spectators got to see a special show of ariel antics and power surfing, with Leif Engstrom taking home top honors showing off his impressive bag of tricks. Lets just say it was hard not to keep your eyes on the water during this exhibition. While the right was pumping, don't be fooled, that Maria's left is no slouch either. A very special thanks to everyone involved, our crew, the island, the people, everyone. From the amazing people at The Pool Bar for letting us rent their place for the crew to stay close to the action, Playero Surf Shop for welcoming us in to have our pre-event signup party, The Beach House for putting up the prize for our expression session, and Electric Sunglasses for providing the afterparty where everyone could talk about the days incredible events. Especially to Juan Ashton and his incredible crew for making this event possible. Last but not least all of our sponsors that make the entire TCT possible and allow us to Let The Kids Ride Free. Muchas gracias a todos. Papí and the Grommies...the Squids finalists were legends all day! Go ahead, mind surf it up, we sure are. What a great day of waves. More bean bowl action, the Groms are nothing but awesome in PR. Water color, backdrop, perfect right. Pinch me. Mauro Diaz. This is one of the nicest most stylish groms you will ever encounter anywhere. So there's that. The Beach House threw down $500 for an air show, Leif Engstrom won that hands down. Like I said, Leif won that $500 hands down, or slightly out in this case. Tristan Thompson is smooth as eggs, and very happy to not be in FL at this moment. Bryan Laide knows this wave very well living very close, and also how to line up for a photo, from practice. Sage Kats is a Squid laying down that turn. The kids are going to be alright. I mean how good is that right!? Winners, all the way around, Winners. Miguel was easily Saturdays standout, mid way through a full wrap. Special Thanks Goes Out To Our Product Sponsors: NEW ERA CAP REV'D WIENERSCHNITZEL PENNY SKATEBOARDS SURFING MAGAZINE KICKER GOPRO FUTURE FINS WATERMANS SUNSCREEN ON A MISSION   How about the serenity?? RESULTS PRO-AM 1. Miguel Tudela - $500.00 2. Bryan Laide 3. Tristen Thompson 4. Marley Pugielli 5. Daniel Calloway 6. Rolando Montes JUNIORS 1. Brian Coutu 2. Juan Gonzalez 3. Max Self 4. Rio Donaldson 5. Sebastian Sofo 6. Gabriel San Miguel GROMS 1. Micah Cantor 2. Steven Muschett 3. Jorge Martinez 4. Noah Dovin 5. Shaw Clements 6. Tyler Rich SQUIDS 1. Diego Gutierrez 2. Sage Katz 3. Ben Wingate 4. Antonio Larzo 5. Giancarlo Mendez 6. Morgan Weaver GIRLS 1. Emily Ruppert 2. Gabriella Rubi 3. Gabriela Galino 4. Nicole Fulford 5. Jolarys Cameras 6. Yarriann Del Mar AIR SHOW 1. Lief Engstrom 2. Pat Schmidt Tristan Thompson again just all day ripping. All photos provided by:RUDDY PHOTO Follow us on FACEBOOK and INSTAGRAM @VOLCOMTCT Everyone knows nothing good comes without a great bottom turn. Something great came from this.
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Burgerama 4 || DAY 1 with Volcom Womens!
We have SURVIVED Burgerama day one! With tons to do and lots of bands to see there was never a dull moment. Though the heat was insane, it didn't stop anyone from having a good time. Every single band CRUSHED it leaving everyone satisfied yet wanting more;)   DIY tents were set up all around to make your own buttons & color your own t-shirts! Keeping people entertained is what we do! ;)   The fashion scene was awesome of course! A sea of multi colored hair, creepers, high waisted jeans, floral prints & sunnies. It was certainly one of the most colorful events we've been to in a while!   There were so many great bands performing that we just couldn't choose ONE favorite! Every single female band blew us away with their talent and on stage presence. Dare we say they were better than the boys? We think so... shhh ;) La Luz was first on our radar and they did NOT disappoint! In fact, they completely set the tone for the rest of the day. They left us in awe & wanting more so luckily we got a chance to chat with them after their performance. Stay tuned for our exclusive interview with them!   Bleached was hilarious and won over the crowd with their generosity and humor. Here's a snap of her giving away one of their records to a loyal fan.   Luckily at the Bleached show we spotted our favorite one girl band, Colleen Green! She really is one of the coolest cats around and so generously gave us a few minutes of her time to speak with us!   Known as the prettier face of grunge, Clementine Creevy from Cherry Glazerr wooed us with her strong yet graceful voice.   We spotted this blue haired babe in the crowd from a mile away! Soko the sexy French singer/actress had a lot of wise things to say about the music business and gave us some insight on her latest projects! Soko we love you!   Floral crowns + Guitars + Babes = HINDS   Overall, day one was a huge success and we can't wait to see what's in store for us today! Stay tuned... xx
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BURGERAMA 4 at The Observatory - DAY 1 RECAP
It was quite a showing for Day 1 of Burgerama 4 at the Observatory in Santa Ana! Burgerama lovers from all ages showed up beginning at noon to kick off the tunes with bands like No Parents, Together Pangea, and Mystic Braves. Crowds came early to the Volcom booth to get free special-edition Volcom x Burgerama 4 pins and customized tees before hitting one of the stages to see their favorite musicians at the outside Rama stage or the inside Observatory or Constellation Room stages. The music continued throughout the day and into the night with La Luz, Broncho, Cosmonauts, Jeff the Brotherhood, Tomorrows Tulips, Bleached, Bass Drum of Death, Tijuana Panthers, Cherry Glazerr, Black Angels, Roky Erickson, Beach Fossils, FIDLAR, Summer Twins, White Fang, Weezer, and many, many more! Cosmonauts   Day 2 of Burgerama 4 begins at 12pm today and has another epic lineup of bands. Cruise by the Volcom booth for free Volcom x Burgerama 4 pins and customized tees! You can also pick up some new music from Burger Records! See you there!   DAY 1 PHOTOS Burgeramians at the Volcom booth making customized tees! Burgerama Girls Jeff the Brotherhood Jeff the Brotherhood Jeff the Brotherhood Jeff the Brotherhood Jeff the Brotherhood Cosmonauts Cosmonauts Tijuana Panthers Curves & La Luz Curves & La Luz Curves & La Luz Stoked! Ladies Weezer Weezer Weezer Weezer Group Hang FIDLAR FIDLAR FIDLAR FIDLAR FIDLAR Volcom heavy hitters were all apart of the Burgerama action from Day 1 Burger Records & Volcom Entertainment Tomorrows Tulips Tomorrows Tulips Ford from Tomorrows Tulips, and friend. Beach Fossils Beach Fossils Volcom booth fun! Cherry Glazerr Cherry Glazerr Cherry Glazer Volcom Skate had to get a piece of the Burgerama action. Roky Erickson Gang of Four Gang of Four Gang of Four Burger Records Photo credits to: Gary Copeland, Ryan Immegart, Daniel Cabral, Chase Newsom, Hope Lane