Tampa Pro 2011 Qualifiers Skater List Article at Skatepark of Tampa

Tampa Pro 2011 Qualifiers Skater List

Posted on Friday, March 11, 2011 by Rob

By Rob Meronek

Top 30 advance to Semi-Finals to join former winners of Tampa Pro that are here. So far that's Dennis Busenitz, Tony Trujillo, Greg Lutzka, Eric Koston. If I didn't update your headshot, it's probably because your old one was looking better than your new one, ha. Thanks to all 80 or so pros who showed up. There's 91 in this list. I don't think 100% of you are pro, but that's just my personal opinion, and everyone is entitled to my opinion.

Thomas Vintr

Heat 1, 1st skater.
Vans, Vehicle, Crème, Theeve, Ricta, Flip Skate Shop, Monster
Stance: R Age: 29 Hometown: Prague Czech Republic

Ronnie Gordon

Heat 1, 2nd skater.
Keystone Skateboards, Jetty Life Apparel, Autobahn, DaKine, S-One, Shelter Skate Shop, Theeve (flow), Fallen (flow)
Stance: G Age: 34 Hometown: Collingswood NJ

Austyn Gillette

Heat 1, 3rd skater.
Habitat, Habitat Shoes, Quiksilver, Liberty Board Shop, Royal, Small Wheels
Stance: R Age: 19 Hometown: Brea CA

Ronnie Creager

Heat 1, 4th skater.
Blind Skateboards, Etcetera, Tensor, Mob Grip, Bones Wheels
Stance: G Hometown: Orange CA

Torey Pudwill

Heat 1, 5th skater.
DVS, Matix, Skatelab, Bones Bearings, Venture Trucks, Primitive, Select Wheels, Plan B, CCS, Grizzly Grip, Dakine
Stance: R Age: 20 Hometown: Simi Valley CA

Stefan Janoski

Heat 1, 6th skater.
Analog, Habitat, Venture, Nike SB, Liberty Board Shop, Mob, Bones Bearings
Stance: R Hometown: Vacaville CA

Shane O'Neill

Heat 1, 7th skater.
Nike SB AUS, Fourstar, Thunder, Spitfire, CCS, Skate Mental, Diamond
Stance: G Age: 21 Hometown: Melbourne Australia

Carlos Leon

Heat 1, 8th skater.
Galactic G, OutLook Skateboards, Burley Wheels, Burley Bearings, Diamond
Stance: R Age: 26 Hometown: Orlando FL

Mikey Taylor

Heat 1, 9th skater.
Alien Workshop, Thunder
Stance: R Hometown: Newbury Park CA

Sierra Fellers

Heat 1, 10th skater.
Circa, Venture, Foundation, CCS, Dakine, Bones Wheels
Stance: R Age: 24 Hometown: Whitefish MT

Ron Allen

Heat 1, 11th skater.
H Street, Osiris, Indy, Paradise Wheels, Mad Packs, Westside
Stance: G Hometown: East Bay Area CA

Manny Santiago

Heat 1, 12th skater.
Think Skateboards, Famous Stars and Straps, Venture , Hubba, Axion, Pioneers Board Shop, Seige Adio, Quinton
Stance: G Age: 25 Hometown: Lowell MA

Anthony Schultz

Heat 1, 13th skater.
Brixton, Slave, Active, Spitfire, Thunder, Alchemy
Stance: G Age: 21 Hometown: Carlsbad CA

Justin Strubing

Heat 1, 14th skater.
Santa Cruz, VOX Footwear, Krux, Spitfire, NinJa, SkateWorks, Silo Boxers, Skatepark of Tampa Party Team
Stance: R Hometown: San Francisco CA

Elissa Steamer

Heat 1, 15th skater.
Zero, Nike SB, Thunder, Skatepark of Tampa
Stance: R Hometown: San Francisco CA

Ryan Sheckler

Heat 2, 1st skater.
Plan B, Independent Trucks, Etnies, Grizzly Grip, CCS, Nixon, Oakley, Red Bull, Kicker
Stance: R Age: 21 Hometown: San Clemente CA

Richard Brito

Heat 2, 2nd skater.
Stance: R Age: 35 Hometown: Canary Islands Tenerife

Mike Mo Capaldi

Heat 2, 3rd skater.
Girl, Lakai, Matix, Royal, Spitfire, Diamond, Swiss, MOB, Glassy
Stance: R Age: 20 Hometown: Simi Valley CA

Tyrone Olson

Heat 2, 4th skater.
Westside Skateshop, Legion Skateboards, Flash Banger Glasses
Stance: R Age: 35 Hometown: Madison WI

Jordan Hoffart

Heat 2, 5th skater.
Powell, Bones, Swiss, Adio, Quiksilver, Indy, Active, 9Five, Neff
Stance: G Age: 26 Hometown: Vancouver, B.C. Canada

Brandon Westgate

Heat 2, 6th skater.
Zoo York, Emerica, Venture, Hubba, CCS
Stance: G Age: 22 Hometown: Wareham MA

Peter Ramondetta

Heat 2, 7th skater.
Real, Circa, Circa Apparel, Thunder, Spitfire, Roughneck Hardware, Newell, HUF, Dakine
Stance: R Hometown: SF CA

Rodrigo Leal

Heat 2, 8th skater.
Lost, Connexion Wheels, Your Face Skateboards
Stance: G Hometown: San Paulo Brazil

Danny Fuenzalida

Heat 2, 9th skater.
Think Skateboards, Satori Wheels, Venture, Swiss Bearings, MIA
Stance: R Age: 29 Hometown: San Francisco CA

David Bachinsky

Heat 2, 10th skater.
Think, Oakley, Pioneer Skate Shop, Hubba, Venture, FKD, Vox
Stance: R Age: 25 Hometown: Lowell MA

James Craig

Heat 2, 11th skater.
Blind, Small Wheels, Venture, Libertyboardshop.com
Stance: G Hometown: Placentia CA

Daniel Lebron

Heat 2, 12th skater.
Nike SB, Indy, Stacks, Hurley
Stance: G Hometown: Barcelona Spain

Leticia Bufoni

Heat 2, 13th skater.
Volcom, Osiris, Foundation, Rock Star Bearings, Bones wheels, Crail
Stance: G Age: 17 Hometown: Sao Paulo Brazil

Felix Arguelles

Heat 2, 14th skater.
Famous, Indy, Lexani, Ammo Surplus Company
Stance: G Hometown: Los Angeles CA

Matt Miller

Heat 2, 15th skater.
Expedition, DC, Indy, Gold, FTC, Diamond, Swiss
Stance: G Age: 26 Hometown: San Francisco CA

Dan Pensyl

Heat 2, 16th skater.
Nike, 5boro, Spitfire, Thunder, Volcom, Brixton
Stance: R Hometown: Brooklyn NY

Joey Brezinski

Heat 2, 17th skater.
Cliche, Autohbahn, Diamond, Andale Bearings, Val Surf, Red Bull, Skatepark of Tampa Party Team, Independent, Seige Audio, So Rad Clothing, Tensor
Stance: G Hometown: Venice CA

Omar Salazar

Heat 3, 1st skater.
Alien Workshop, Nike SB, Independent, Spitfire, Bones
Stance: R Hometown: Sacramento CA

Darrell Stanton

Heat 3, 2nd skater.
Element, Theeve, Diamond, Furnace Skate Shop
Stance: G Hometown: Houston TX

Ron Deily

Heat 3, 3rd skater.
Zoo York, Vans, Red Bull, NJ Skateshop, Matix, Venture
Stance: G Age: 24 Hometown: Union Beach NJ

Mike Peterson

Heat 3, 4th skater.
Consolidated, Ace Trucks, Team Pain, Paradise Wheels, Sunrise
Stance: R Hometown: Jax FL

Benny Fairfax

Heat 3, 5th skater.
Stereo, Adidas, WeSC Clothing, Independent, Red Bull, Autobahn
Stance: G Hometown: London

Pat Duffy

Heat 3, 6th skater.
Plan B, Lost Clothing, Venture, Skatepark of Tampa Party Team, Paradox, Arnette, High Ball Energy, Vox
Stance: G Age: 37 Hometown: San Francisco CA

Fred Gall

Heat 3, 7th skater.
Habitat, Domestics, Ipath, Independent
Stance: R Age: 32 Hometown: Sewaren NJ

Mario Saenz

Heat 3, 8th skater.
Sugar Skateboards, Zarape Skate Shop, Venture Trucks, DC Shoes, Monster, Snake Wheels, Oakley
Stance: R Age: 22 Hometown: Mexico City Mexico

Chaz Ortiz

Heat 3, 9th skater.
Zoo York, DC, FKD, Bones, Silver Trucks, Warp Skatepark, Gatorade
Stance: R Age: 16 Hometown: Chicago IL

Taylor Bingaman

Heat 3, 10th skater.
Creature, Indy, Adidas, Bones, Good Times Skate Shop, Osiris, Brixton, Bones Bearings
Stance: G Age: 21 Hometown: Sacramento CA

Bobby Worrest

Heat 3, 11th skater.
Krooked, Spitfire, Independent Trucks, Roughneck Hardware, eS Footwear, PitCrew
Stance: G Age: 24 Hometown: DC DC

Nyjah Huston

Heat 3, 12th skater.
Element, Silver, FKD, Diamond
Stance: G Age: 16 Hometown: Huntington Beach CA

Chris Troy

Heat 3, 13th skater.
Black Label, Independent, Gold Wheels, FKD Bearings, Altamont (flow)
Stance: R Age: 22 Hometown: Carlsbad CA

Aaron Suski

Heat 3, 14th skater.
Zoo York, Volcom, Emerica, Indy, Satori
Stance: R Hometown: Tucson AZ

Tony Manfre

Heat 3, 15th skater.
Shut, WESC, Nike SB, Indy, HiFi Wheels, Guayaki, Atlas Skate Shop, Pleasant Hardware
Stance: G Age: 29 Hometown: Sonoma CA

Chad Fernandez

Heat 3, 16th skater.
Brooklyn Projects Skate Shop, Indy
Stance: G Age: 34 Hometown: Los Angeles CA

Enrique Lorenzo

Heat 3, 17th skater.
Expedition, Tensor, FKD, MOB
Stance: G Hometown: Barcelona Spain

Jon Goemann

Heat 3, 18th skater.
Slave, iPath, Independent, Spitfire, Active
Stance: R Age: 24 Hometown: Vista CA

Aquil Brathwaite

Heat 3, 19th skater.
Famous Stars and Straps, Small Wheels, Black Bear Energy Drinks, Selfish Skateboards, Diamond, Rockstar Bearings

Ryan Decenzo

Heat 3, 20th skater.
Darkstar, Globe, Nixon, Dakine, Red Bull, RDS Apparrel, Neff, Bones, Empire Shop, Arnette
Stance: R Hometown: Vancouver B.C.

Kurtis Colamonico

Heat 4, 1st skater.
Famous Stars and Straps, Famous Footwear, Kontrol Wheels, Furnace Skateshop, JW Motor Sports, Ink Works Tattoo Shop, Kicker Sounds, Diamond, Venture
Stance: R Hometown: Long Beach CA

Billy Rohan

Heat 4, 2nd skater.
Element, Acapulco Gold, Wu Tang, Supreme, Vans, Harold Hunter Foundation, Open Road of New York
Stance: G Age: 30 Hometown: NYC NY

Tato Feliciano

Heat 4, 3rd skater.
Boracho Brand, Mood Hardware, Bodega Skateboards, Skate Lair skateshop, Brick Wheels
Stance: G Age: 36 Hometown: Manchester CT

Ben Raybourn

Heat 4, 4th skater.
Slave, LandShark Wheels, Innes, IPath, Independent, Southside Skatepark
Stance: G Age: 18 Hometown: Houston TX

Ryan Gallant

Heat 4, 5th skater.
Expedition, Circa, Gold, Neff
Stance: G Hometown: Southboro MA

Dave Capouano

Heat 4, 6th skater.
OutLook Skateboards, Burley Wheels, Burley Bearings
Stance: R Age: 29 Hometown: Winter Park FL

Shuriken Shannon

Heat 4, 7th skater.
Black Label, Billabong, Revolution Wheels, Independent, Pacific Drive Skate Shop, FKD
Stance: R Age: 24 Hometown: San Diego CA

Matt Bennett

Heat 4, 8th skater.
Toy Machine, Dekline Shoes, Pig Wheels, Thunder Trucks, Furnace, Split
Stance: R Age: 25 Hometown: Corona CA

Jed Shooter

Heat 4, 9th skater.
Finesse, Endless Grind, Roughneck Hardware, Kontrol Wheels
Stance: R Hometown: Fayetteville NC

Danny Cerezini

Heat 4, 10th skater.
Cons, Silver, FKD, Blind, Active, Matix
Stance: G Age: 23 Hometown: Curitiba Brazil

Zered Bassett

Heat 4, 11th skater.
Zoo York, DVS, Hubba Wheels, Red Bull, Swiss, Tensor
Stance: R Age: 26 Hometown: NYC NY

Clint Peterson

Heat 4, 12th skater.
Stereo Sound Agency, WESC, Orion
Stance: G Hometown: Buckskinlintstack MN

Johnny Layton

Heat 4, 13th skater.
Toy Machine, Vans, Pig Wheels, Theeve, Vans Appael, Furnace, MOB, Bones Swiss
Stance: R Age: 25 Hometown: Murrieta CA

Vincent Alvarez

Heat 4, 14th skater.
Lakai, Chocolate, Spitfire, Royal, Elwood, Utility Board Supply
Stance: R Age: 22 Hometown: West Covina CA

Alex Carolino

Heat 4, 15th skater.
DC, Venture, Satori Wheels, Zero Police Skate Shop
Stance: R Age: 29 Hometown: Curitiba Brazil

Chris Kendall

Heat 4, 16th skater.
Ninja, Sunrise
Stance: G Age: 32 Hometown: Jax FL

Pete Eldridge

Heat 4, 17th skater.
Mystery, Thunder Trucks, Adidas, Mighty Healthy
Stance: G Age: 30 Hometown: Pennington NJ

Nick Merlino

Heat 4, 18th skater.
Foundation, Dekline Footwear, Pig Wheels, Krux, Neff, Split
Stance: R Age: 23 Hometown: Atlantic City NJ

Adam Dyet

Heat 4, 19th skater.
Darkstar, Rockstar, Bones Wheels, Skullcandy, Nixon, Independent

Kevin Taylor

Heat 5, 1st skater.
AXION, Zoo York, Royal Trucks, Diamond, Fillmore
Stance: R Hometown: Pittsburgh PA

Eli Reed

Heat 5, 2nd skater.
Zoo York, Mountain Dew, Converse, Hubba, Venture, aNYthing
Stance: R Hometown: Boston MA

Neal Mims

Heat 5, 3rd skater.
Finesse, Independent, Pacific Drive, Bones, Brixton, Paradox
Stance: R Hometown: Jacksonville FL

Anthony Shetler

Heat 5, 4th skater.
World Industries, Spitfire, Thunder, FKD, Solstice Skate Shop, All I Need Apparel
Stance: R Age: 28 Hometown: Long Beach CA

Luan Oliveira

Heat 5, 5th skater.
Flip Skateboards, Globe, Volcom, Flip Wheels, Matriz Skate Shop, Indy, Mob
Stance: R Age: 20 Hometown: Porto Alegre Brazil

Tom Geilfuss

Heat 5, 6th skater.
Untitled Skateboards, Ninja, ERGO, Indy (flow), Vu Skate Shop (pronounced "View"), Adio (flow), Usko Beanies
Stance: G Age: 24 Hometown: Baltimore MD

Kenny Hoyle

Heat 5, 7th skater.
Expedition One, DVS, Altamont, Venture, Gold
Stance: G Age: 24 Hometown: Carlsbad CA

Chany Jeanquenin

Heat 5, 8th skater.
Expedition One, Indy, Viva Wheels, Diamond
Stance: R Hometown: Encinitas CA

Brian Anderson

Heat 5, 9th skater.
Girl, Four Star, Nike, Spitfire, Independent, CCS, Skate Mental
Stance: R Hometown: SF CA

Jud Heald

Heat 5, 10th skater.
Untitled Skateboards, Sessions
Stance: R Age: 34 Hometown: Joplin MO

Neverton Casella

Heat 5, 11th skater.
FTS, Media Arts, DC, About Skateboards
Stance: R Age: 25 Hometown: Cascavel Brazil

Sam Baptista

Heat 5, 12th skater.
Turf Skateboards, Diamond, Venture, Rogue Status, FTC, Skate Sauce
Stance: R Hometown: Los Angeles CA

Steve Nesser

Heat 5, 13th skater.
Spitfire, Familia Skateshop, IPath, Independent, The High Five
Stance: R Hometown: Minneapolis MN

Andrew Cannon

Heat 5, 14th skater.
World Industries, Theeve Trucks, ERGO, Pig, Fairmans, Dakine, Alchemy
Stance: G Age: 45 Hometown: Westchester PA

Nick Dompierre

Heat 5, 15th skater.
Real, Spitfire, Thunder, Solstice, No Problemo Burrito Shop, Roughneck Hardware, DC, DC Apparel, Monster
Stance: G Hometown: New Bedford MA

Chad Bartie

Heat 5, 16th skater.
Powell, Bones, Osiris, Theeve, Armourdillo, Ergo
Stance: G Hometown: Australia

Dustin Charlton

Heat 5, 17th skater.
OutLook Skateboards, Rockstar Bearings
Stance: R Age: 34 Hometown: Hampton NY

Danny Falla

Heat 5, 18th skater.
5Boro, Adidas, Rockstar Bearings, Brixton, Broadcast Wheels
Stance: G Age: 28 Hometown: NY NY

Jereme Rogers

Heat 5, 19th skater.
Selfish, Swiss, Venture


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