Damn Am Costa Mesa Presented by Volcom, Cons, and The Skateboard Mag

October 22 - 25, 2009
A top Am Contest at Volcom's warehouse.

Details for Damn Am Costa Mesa Presented by Volcom, Cons, and The Skateboard Mag



  • Street and Street Best-Trick Contest only
  • Damn Am Street Contest
    • Event is one advanced division of top am skaters only
    • 160 skater maximum entrants
    • Team Managers, email Rob Meronek to register - rob@damnam.com
  • Damn Am Street Best Trick Contest
    • Only for Damn Am Street Contest skaters
    • Prize money: $500 donated by Damn Am
    • All donations, if any, will also be added to the existing $500 purse
  • Thursday
    • Open Practice 12pm to 6pm for Damn Am skaters only
    • Riders meeting at 4pm
      • Heat sheets posted (also online), format, and night life will be the topics
    • Join us at Detroit Bar around the corner from Volcom. From 8pm to 9pm, there's free food and beer for all Damn Am skaters 21 and up with no cover. Check the Google Map: 843 West 19th Street, Costa Mesa, CA
  • Friday
    • Open Practice 9am to 11am for Damn Am skaters only
    • Damn Am Street Contest
      • Begins at 11am
      • 80 skaters
      • Two, one minute runs, best run counts to determine results
      • Top 16 skaters advance to Semi-Finals
      • Top qualifier goes directly to Finals
  • Saturday
    • Open Practice 9am to 11am for Damn Am skaters only
    • Damn Am Street Contest
      • Begins at 11am
      • 80 skaters
      • Two, one minute runs, best run counts to determine results
      • Top 16 skaters advance to Semi-Finals
      • Top qualifier goes directly to Finals
    • Ollie Pop Gum High Ollie Contest
      • Immediately following the Street Qualifiers. There's a $1,000 purse. $500 for First, $300 for Second, and $200 for Third.
    • Saturday Night
      • Join us at Dave and Busters from 8pm to 11pm
      • All ages
      • The Big Red Bull bus will be on site to shuttle people to and from Costa Mesa to Dave and Busters. Ramada pick-up: 7:30 and 8:30. Returning shuttle: 10:30 and 11:30
      • Check the Google Map: 71 Fortune Drive, Irvine, CA 92618
  • Sunday - Semi-Finals
    • Open Practice 9am to 12pm for Damn Am Semi-Finals skaters only
    • Damn Am Street Semi-Finals
      • Begins at 12pm
      • 28 skaters
      • Top 10 skaters advance to Finals meeting up with top two street qualifiers
    • Damn Am Street Finals
      • Begins immediately after Damn Am Street Semi-Finals
      • 12 skaters
      • Three, one minute runs, best run counts to determine results
      • All 12 skaters qualify for Tampa Am (you must still pay for and confirm your spot by November 30th)
      • Top two skaters go directly to the Tampa Am Semi-Finals
    • Damn Am Street Best Trick
      • Begins immediately after Damn Am Street Finals
      • Available only for Damn Am Street Contest skaters
      • 30 minute jam on obstacle to be determined during event
      • Prize money: $500 donated by Damn Am
      • All donations, if any, will also be added to the existing
    • Sunday Night
  • Nearby Hotels
    • Ramada Inn
      Google Map
      1680 Superior Avenue
      Costa Mesa, CA, 92627-3652 US
      949-645-2221
      $85 per night plus tax
      Ask for "Damn Am-Skatepark of Tampa" group rate
  • Volcom Facility Details
    • Volcom
      Google Map
      1740 Monrovia Ave.
      Costa Mesa, CA 92627

      Directions: 405 - South / 55 south / Right 17th / Right Monrovia / Volcom is located a 1/4 mile down on the right side 1740 Monrovia Ave. Costa Mesa, CA 92627
  • Thanks to All Damn Am Sponsors
    Volcom, Cons, Red Bull, Zumiez, DNA Orange Juice, The Skateboard Mag, Ollie Pop, Indy, Mob, PA Skateboards, World Industries, Dean Guitars, Dakine, Bones, Electric, Vestal, Skull Candy, and World Industries
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