Zaturdays: These Are The Champions

My friends, Tampa Pro 2016, which will be the 22nd annual running of this thing kicks off three weeks from today, let’s talk about it. The history of the contest is unparalleled, and the list of winners says it all. What follows is the entire run down of dudes who’ve taken the top spot over the years and some recollections and remembrances.

Read more →

The SPoT X Sean Cliver Pop-Up Art Show

Unless you've been living in a cave the last month or so, you know that the release of our limited edition SPoT X Nike SB Gasparilla Dunks is tomorrow morning. Whatever your feelings about the shoes (we're stoked), you can't deny that the main artist involved in designing them has done some amazing things for skateboarding. I'm talking about legendary (at least in the skateboarding world) illustrator / author / editor Sean Cliver.

Read more →

#TBT Eric Koston Tampa Pro 2007

If we were going to pick a King of Tampa Pro, it would have to be Eric Koston. He’s one of only two people to win it 3 times (Lutzka being the other). Koston’s first win came in 1996, which was only the second year of the Pro’s existence. Six years later he took it again, and then a full five years after that he won it for the third time.

Read more →

SPoT Product Watch: SPoT X Nike SB "Gasparilla" Dunk

Two years ago the SPoT team and our greatest retail partner Nike SB started brainstorming a project that would end up being our 4th collaborative shoe with the brand. Months of ideas and design work were made by numerous individuals making this one of the best collaborated stories we've worked on to date. We're excited to bring you images and details leading into the release of the SPoT X NikeSB "Gasparilla" Dunk High Premium.

Read more →

SPoT Road Trip: Miami

Back in January, we packed up the van with our crew and local homies and hit the road to Miami. We were on a mission for footage and shenanigans, while Brian Schaefer was in business mode at the first ever Agenda Trade show hosted in Miami. Our crew never officially made it to the trade show, but huge shout out to the folks at Agenda who are always hooking us up!

Read more →

FOLLOW US ON INSTAGRAM @SPoTTAMPA