Skate happening 2021

Cash Prizes Up For Grabs with Volcom’s Digital Contest ‘Skate Happening 2021’

Throughout Autumn, Volcom are encouraging skaters to get out and lay down their best tricks as part of their latest digital contest series, Skate Happening 2021. For each location, Volcom will name 3 spots where skaters can film themselves getting creative; each clip then needs be posted on Insta where it’ll be judged, with the top 3 receiving a cash prize.

Press Release:
Be ready for heated sessions with skate buddies, sweat, good times and eventually a couple NBDs with the Volcom skate happenings contest series in Bordeaux, Vienna, Madrid , Bern and Bristol this Fall!

For each event, three spots will be revealed on the first day of the contest window, and entering skaters will have two weeks to skate, film and post on their Instagram a clip of their best trick at each of the three spots with the event hashtag and @volcomskate tag.

Judges score each trick at each spot individually for each participant, then add their 3 scores for their total result. The contest is open to skilled skateboarders over 16 years of age and entrants have to signup online.

There is 1000€ prize money per event (1000CH for Bern and 1000£ for Bristol): 1st 500€, 2nd 300€ and 3rd 200€, plus extra prizes (Volcom & partners products) at organizers discretion (example: NBDs, most entertaining clip,…)

  • Bordeaux, FRANCE | 1-15 September | #VSHBordeaux
  • Vienna, AUSTRIA | 3-17 September | #VSHVienna
  • Madrid, SPAIN | 6-20 September | #VSHMadrid
  • Bern, SWITZERLAND | 20 September – 3 October | #VSHBern
  • Bristol, UK | 25 September – 9 October | #VSHBristol

Sign up on and stay tuned on this page and @volcomskate and to keep up with the comps!

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