RESULTS | Totally Crustaceous Tour (TCT) | Lavafish, Punta del Hidalgo, Tenerife, Spain

The third Volcom Totally Crustaceous Tour contest of this European season went down last weekend in the beautiful Punta Del Hidalgo, playa del « Roquete » in Tenerife.
Groms were frothing already during preregistration at the idea of having the wave for themselves during the comp!
The competition started on Saturday 28 February with small but clean conditions, and the sun was out to everyone’s delight. And the first rounds of Groms, Girls and Juniors divisions were completed, with the highlights of the day being the full Squids divisions (10 years and under).
On the Sunday the surf picked up and offered good conditions for the final rounds of Groms, Juniors, Girls, and Pro Am division.
Check out all photos down there to give you a taste of what went down

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Squids were taking it serious, but as usual it is often their first ever contest, such as Makoa Gomez who reached the semis with mum and dad in the water to help.
Young Thais Peña was giving it all battling with the boys and finishing up at the 3rd place.
Tim Elter won the Squids division with a tiebreaker wave with Moises Dominguez.

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Lenni Jensen claimed Victory in the Groms division, here enjoying the sun of the first day in Round 1

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On the Sunday the surf picked up and offered good conditions for the final rounds of Groms, Juniors, Girls, and Pro Am division.

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Airan De Juan flairing in the Groms finals

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Wonder why it’s called the Lavafish? Lava rocks everywhere

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Local Yael Peña finished runner up in the Juniors division

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Another local, Diego Suarez was a top seed of the Juniors Division but got stopped in the semis

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Kalani Da Silva getting another Lavafish win under his belt, this time in the Juniors Division

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Paella for lunch !

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Yael won the Air division and 250€ with a clean bs air reverse

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Arianne Otxoa made the trip from the Basque Country to the Canaries and claimed Victory in the Girls division

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More of Arianne with the city landscape of Punta del Hidalgo

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William Aliotti shredding the waves in “El Roquete” in the Pro Am semi

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Another one of William

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Lanzarote’s Yeray Garcia finished 3rd in the Pro-Am division, flairing in the semis

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Luke Dillon going right, got stopped in the Pro-Am semis

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William Aliotti landing this one during what could be his Pro Am finals « victory lap ».
With his 2nd TCT victory of the European leg, he secured his spot for the Global TCT championships in California !

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Downhill, the best way to warm up unless you scorch your skin, Canarian Groms know what’s up

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More winners, Arianne Otxoa and Kalani Da Silva getting 150€ cash for their Gilrs and Juniors win, together with our event mascot Turbo Turbos

 

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A bunch of winners!!

RESULTS:

SQUIDS (10 and under)

1 Tim Elter

2 Moises Dominguez

3 Thais Peña

4 Adam Barashkov

GROMS (13 and under)

1 Lenni Jensen

2 Cristian Portelli

3 Airan De Juan

4 Paolo Giorgi

GIRLS (20 and under)

1 Ariane Otxoa 150€

2 Marcela Machado

3 Jodie De Armas

4 Noa Iturripea

JUNIORS (14-16 years old)

1 Kalani Da Silva 150€

2 Yael Peña

3 Angus Scotney

4 Aitor Fuentes

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Yael Peña 250€

Pro-Am (20 and under)

1 William Aliotti 500€

2 Alex Bauduin

3 Yeray Garcia

4 Will Davey

Thanks to Rayco for the video, Armando, Jeb, William, Mikel and Martin Fonsi for the photos, Vilayta, the Peña family, Valentin Suarez and Dani, la Bajeta Surf Club, the Ayutamiento de la Laguna, Deportes Lagunero, Surf Europe and everyone else who helped us run this event.

Complete Volcom Totally Crustaceous Tour dates HERE.

 

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