Carlos Muñoz

Carlos Muñoz

From: Esterillos, Costa Rica Age: 22

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01/28/93

Birth Place: Costa Rica

Currently Living: Costa Rica

Height: 173cm

Weight: 193 lbs.

Sponsors: Volcom, Redbull, Superbrand Surboards, FCS - Nixon

Volcom Rider Since: 13 year old

First Board: Al Merrick

Warm Ups: Good music, mind surfing

What Gets You Motivated To Surf? The sea, waves and nature, my family

Music / Bands: Vicente Fernandez, Tupac, Hit em up, Florence Machine dog days, Control Machete, Cypress Hill

Videos / Movies: John John movie, Lost Atlas, Dear Suburbia, Now Now, Volcom Movies

Best Style: Jordy Smith

Random Information: I love eating, I love my family and I love the ocean ! hahah

Favorite Volcom Jeans: Men's frickin modern stretch chino pant pants

Favorite Boardshort: Armstrong Boardshort

One Thing You Can't Leave Home Without: My boards

Special Thanks: I want to say thank you to all my sponsor Volcom - Red Bull Superbrand - Nixon - FCS thank you very mucho for all the support and believe in my self !! Also my family my friend!! pura vida!

RELATED NEWS + VIDEO

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Volcom Stone presents True To This: Carlos Muñoz, “Addicted To The Moment”
Costa Rica’s Carlos Muñoz is addicted to the moment. The moment when you realize the amalgamation between what you’re doing and what you're true to falls seamlessly into a feeling of pure spiritual intoxication. Surfing is Carlos’s life and it’s his healthy addiction that gets him back in the water ripping everyday.   More True To This surf edits below! Volcom presents True To This: Dusty Payne "Sanctuary" Volcom presents True To This: Mitch Coleborn "Never Ending Path" Volcom presents True To This: Quincy Davis "Montauk, NY" Volcom presents True To This: Ryan Burch "The Rush of the Continuous Rhythm" Volcom presents True To This: "North Shore Household"
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Volcom Pipe Pro: From Three Perspectives
NORTH SHORE, Oahu - The incredible waves and fierce competition of the Volcom Pipe Pro has been searing the retinas of the surf world for seven years now. The peerless troika of John John Florence, Jamie O’Brien and Kelly Slater have owned the trophy, but new blood has stormed the scene at each edition. Sterling performances aren’t limited to the competitors, however; a huge casts work hard behind the scenes to bring the event to life, fine-tune the athletes and broadcast it all to the world. In "Three Perspectives," Red Bull follows a trio of Volcom Pipe Pro crew members. Carlos Muñoz is an emerging Costa Rican powerhouse whose flamboyant look and laid-back demeanor are at odds with his deadly competitive game. A 26th place finish on last year’s Qualifying Series has Muñoz within striking distance of the Championship Tour, and he’s hungry to kick off 2015 in style. Watch the full highlights of the Volcom Pipe Pro, a Red Bull Signature Series event, on NBC on April 18 at 1:30 p.m. ET.
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Volcom presents True To This: "North Shore Household"
Volcom Stone presents… True To This: “North Shore Household” featuring the Volcom surf team getting shacked and shredding out front of the Volcom houses on the North Shore of Oahu. Riders: Gavin Beschen, Kawai Lindo, Dave Wassel, Carlos Goncalves, Balaram Stack, Alex Gray, Zeke Lau, Tom Dosland, JD Irons, Parker Coffin, Dusty Payne, Miguel Tudela, Tai Vandyke, Mitch Coleborn, Yago Dora, Carlos Muñoz, Kai Mana Henry Also check out the previous True To This videos featuring Dusty and Burch!: Volcom presents True To This: Dusty Payne "Sanctuary" Volcom presents True To This: Ryan Burch "The Rush of the Continuous Rhythm"
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Los Pollos Locos - Chapter 1 - Volcom House Hawaii
Los Pollos Locos is a 4 part web series based on the life and waves of Oscar Moncada – Carlos Goncalves – Carlos Muñoz – Miguel Tudela Chapter 1 - Volcom House Hawaii Two minutes of action, passion and the blood bound that fellow latinos have between each other and with the ocean. This first edit is focused on the waves of North Shore, Oahu in front of the Volcom House. Stay tuned for the next chapters of the guys surfing in Latin America Music Los Mysteriosos "Chupa, Policia" facebook.com/los.mysteriosos Instagram: @los_mysteriosos Edited By: Mike Morrissey & Matt Shuster Filmed By: Juan Bacagianis, Andrew Christie, Nate Leal, Andrew Oliver, Larry Haynes Animation By: Drewtoonz Producers: Mariano Benitez, Matias Mulanovich, Ryan Boyes Descripción Español "Los Pollos Locos" es una serie de cuatro videos web basados en la vida y olas de Oscar Moncada – Carlos Goncalves – Carlos Muñoz – Miguel Tudela Capítulo 1 – Volcom House Hawaii Dos minutos de acción, pasión y el lazo de sangre que une a los latinos entre si y los conecta con el océano. El primer edit tiene como foco las olas de North Shore, Oahu en frente de la casa Volcom. Esten atentos para los próximos capítulos de los 'Pollos' surfeando en Latinoamérica. Música Los Mysteriosos "Chupa, Policia" facebook.com/los.mysteriosos Instagram: @los_mysteriosos Editado por: Mike Morrissey & Matt Shuster Filmado por: Juan Bacagianis, Andrew Christie, Nate Leal, Andrew Oliver, Larry Haynes Animaciones por: Drewtoonz Producido por: Mariano Benitez, Matias Mulanovich, Ryan Boyes
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CARLOS MUÑOZ WINS THE ALAS PRIME EVENT IN SAN LORENZO, ECUADOR!
Carlos Muñoz took first place at the Alas Prime Event in Ecuardor! His rail to rail and air game swept the rest of his competitors! This was the third stop of the Alas (Latinamerica Surf Asociation) tour. The event is rated as a Prime and had the best surfers from Latinoamerica and Brasil. In the final, Cali defeated the former Latin champ, Francisco Bellorin from Venezuela. Cali ended up comboing Francisco with a total heat score of 16.34! After the win, the boys went straight to Montañitas for the Volcom True To This Premiere… And yeah, it was a big night of celebration with the Volcom crew!!! Good Job Cali!!! RESULTS: 1. CARLOS MUÑOZ (CRI) 2. FRANCISCO BELLORIN (VEN) 3. LUISMA ITURRIA (URU) 4. JASON TORRES (CRI) Special thanks to SUMBAWA and all the Ecuador Volcom Family. Photos provided by Alas Latin Tour
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Carlos Muñoz at the Cascais Portugal Prime
Carlos Muñoz put on on of the best performances of his career at last week's Prime event in Portugal earning an equal 3rd place finish and jumping into the top 50 of the world ratings.  Carlos was definitely one of the stand out surfers of the event and will be looking to take this momentum to Hawaii for the final two Prime events of the year at Haleiwa and Sunset Beach.  Congrats and good luck Carlos!  Photos: Andrew Christie