TBT - Tampa Am 1996

With Tampa Am 2016 officially kicking off in one week from today let’s throw it back 20 years to Tampa Am 1996. Not only was the halfpipe inside the building at that point, but the vert contest was still a major part of the weekend.

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SPoT First Fridays: Customer Appreciation / Free Skate Day

This month, we're celebrating you, our customers, with free skating all day, a BBQ and video screening. We'll also be raffling off some Tampa Am tickets so you can come join us next week. Thanks for continuing to support us over the years...your purchase keeps us rolling.

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3rd Annual Boards For Bros Fundraiser In Honor of Matt Woods

It was a beautiful day to get together, watch some ripping, assemble 150 skateboards, shop, eat some awesome food and remember our beloved friend - Matt Woods. Volunteers, friends, supporters, skaters and vendors took over the SPoT courtyard for our Third Annual Build Day Fundraiser.

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Zaturdays: Tampa Am 2002

I dug up this 2002 issue of Thrasher with the coverage from the Am that year. Total time capsule. First, the article was written and photographed by Patrick O’Dell, who went on to create Eplicly Later’d which you already know. The contest coverage is part of a 16-page tour article from Pennsylvania to Atlanta and finally Tampa that included Patrick, Tino Razo, Anthony Shetler, Dan Pensyl, and Billy Marks.

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SPoT EOTM September 2016 / Spirit Quest Video Screening

This month's SPoT First Fridays was super rad, with the premiere of Colin "Mandible Claw" Read's newest and last video: Spirit Quest. This is definitely not your ordinary skate film. Do yourself a favor and pick up the DVD. Huge congrats to Chris Reitz, Derick Glancy, and Tristan Mershon for picking up the Employee of the Month awards too!

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