full pads now required at spot

As you've probably noticed recently, there have been some major changes here at SPoT, starting with our new partnership with SLS, a new concrete course and upgrades to the lights, sound system, and a few other things. Now it's time for the next and most important step: safety. As of yesterday, we are implementing a full-pads rule, effective immediately. Please read the following press release for full details. Read more.

Cons triple C's

Check out our new monthly series that will highlight the best new products that Converse has to offer, hitting up local spots, ripping through parks, street, tranny and whatever else gets in our way. This is Cons Triple C's. Featuring Eric McKenney, Alejandro Burnell and Derick Wynn.

A Case of the mondays: kr3w

Luke Pallone takes us through the new line of KR3W apparel, including a sick 3/4 sleeve shirt featuring one of Charles Peterson's classic photos of Kurt Cobain.

Video: Frank Branca

spot life: tampa pro 2015 moat race

It's the messiest, gnarliest and most sketchy part of any Tampa Pro: The Moat Race. Many have tried and many have failed. I think we have enough shoes stuck down in there to open up a whole new shop. This year Rob Hoovis brought out the drone/quadra-copter-cam thingy and flew it over everyone for an entirely new perspective. Check it out.

Video by Kevin Perez, Frank Branca, Rob Hoovis

Spring Roll All Ages Contest - presented by Lakai

Our annual Spring Roll all ages contest is coming up fast, so get registered if you want to skate. This year, Lakai is coming through again proper with their team riders, Ronnie Sandoval, Riley Hawk and Jon Sciano. Who wouldn't want to skate with these dudes?? Registration is open to anyone and you can sign up right here. Check out full division info and times on the details page and we'll see you then.

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