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SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Roberto Vega is keeping the flame lit for all of us young bucks, proving that age really is just a number. He holds the award for "Oldest Old Man" at the contest; still ripping at age 56. Hell yea Roberto!
Skater Profile: Roberto Vega

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Well that's it for the Old Man Bowl Jam. Thank you so much to everyone who came out to show support, especially this crew! We seriously cannot do these kind of rad events without you guys!
Skater Profile: Brian Schaefer

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Kevin Coss frontside grinded two laps around the Bowl to win the "Longest Grind" award. Just kidding, but he did go super far.
Skater Profile: Kevin Coss

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Kyle Randall took a gnarly one to the dome during his run, earning him the "Hardest Slam' award. Not exactly the award you want to take home, but hey, it's better than no award.
Skater Profile: Kyle Randall

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Time for the Special Awards: It goes without saying that Brian puts in 100% every time he's on the board. So of course he wins this years' "O for Effort" award.
Skater Profile: Brian Adams

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

The fellas at PoorStar took home a "Just For Showing Up" award. Thanks for always bringing the positive energy guys!

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

John Whiteman takes home the "Wall Jammer" award for his insane 50-50 Pull-in on the Creature wall.
Skater Profile: John Whiteman

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Mike Rogers took home 1st Place in the 50+ age group, proving that you really can "Grind for Life". Congratulations Mike!
Skater Profile: Mike Rogers

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Who's that in 2nd Place?! The one and only Brian Schaefer! Looks like that home court advantage worked out this year.
Skater Profile: Brian Schaefer

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

And of course we have Kevin Coss taking home 1st Place. Congatulations Coss, you killed it again this year!
Skater Profile: Kevin Coss

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Mikko snags 3rd Place in the 40-49 year old age group.
Skater Profile: Mikko Malmivaara

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Brandon Knowles takes home a respectable 2nd Place. Our 1st Place winner, Anthony Furlong was out the door before he could accept his trophy. Congratulations to the not-so-old men in the 25-39 age group.
Skater Profile: Brandon Knowles

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Time for the awards show. First the young bucks; 25-39. John Whiteman takes home 3rd place.
Skater Profile: John Whiteman

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Kyle Randall took a handful of crazy slams for this Boardslide around the corner. Totally worth it.
Skater Profile: Kyle Randall

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

The boys, young and old, held an impromptu session during the break. Paolo put his tired legs back to work on this flyout to Ice Plant.
Skater Profile: Paolo Vergara

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Just enough time for a selfie with the head honcho.
Skater Profile: Brian Schaefer

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Time for our judges, Alec Gabler, Derick Glancy and Charlie Brinson, to deliberate.
Skater Profile: Derick Glancy

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Roberto Cortes eyes on the prize - Frontside Grind.
Skater Profile: Roberto Cortes

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Victor Ulmer bringing the energy on this frontside air.
Skater Profile: Victor Ulmer

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Ray G crushing it with this fakie 5-0. So sick!
Skater Profile: Ray Gauthier

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Our fearless leader making good use of his home court advantage by carrying long frontside grind through the elbow.
Skater Profile: Brian Schaefer

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Jimmy the Greek handling a front smith in classic form.
Skater Profile: Jimmy Marcus aka The Greek

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Jimmy Dennis came out with consistent lines to take 6th place. - Frontside Grind
Skater Profile: Jimmy Dennis

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Chris McGibbon sparks it with a frontside grind.
Skater Profile: Chris Mcgibbon

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Mikko Malmivaara came all the way from Finland for this contest; seriously! - Back Disaster
Skater Profile: Mikko Malmivaara

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Brian feeling the energy and getting the guys hyped to start the 40-49 division.
Skater Profile: Brian Schaefer

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

That's it for our Under 40 crew; Who's next Derick?!
Skater Profile: Derick Glancy

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Quick crowd check during Practice. Thanks for packing the house this year!

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Miles McKinney is too young to enter the OMBJ, but that's not gonna stop him from taking a few runs. Here he is flying a frontside Air over Alex. Way over him.
Skater Profile: Miles McKinney

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Another lofty one from Miles - Stalefish.
Skater Profile: Miles McKinney

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Furlong was cruising around the bowl like some kind of pro skater...oh wait.
Skater Profile: Anthony Furlong

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

"Give it up for Brian Adams everyone!"
Skater Profile: Alex Johnson

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

David Diaz is out here representing for the Core Surf Crew. Thanks for coming out David!
Skater Profile: David Diaz

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Brian Adams full speed ahead on this over the hip 5-0.
Skater Profile: Brian Adams

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Seriously, Full Speed Ahead.
Skater Profile: Brian Adams

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Cash always brings a ton of energy to every session, busting out his classic Invert type tricks. What do you call this Cash?
Skater Profile: Cash Gaddes

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Brian Schaef.....err I mean Abe Stewart carries a frontside grind through the corner.
Skater Profile: Abe Stewart

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Brandon Palmer takes this frontside grind over the hip.
Skater Profile: Brandon Knowles

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

It's so fun to watch Levi flow around the bowl with very little effort. Front Tail.
Skater Profile: Levi Combs

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Levi - Back Smith.
Skater Profile: Levi Combs

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Brandon Knowles - Front Feeble in heavy traffic.
Skater Profile: Brandon Palmer

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Paolo Vergara sparking the session with a lengthy front 5050.
Skater Profile: Paolo Vergara

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

"Let's get this going!"

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Brian giving the signal; time to get this Old Man Bowl Jam started.
Skater Profile: Brian Schaefer

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Alex Johnson is here with his lady, Trish, to handle announcer duties and provide some youthful energy.
Skater Profile: Alex Johnson

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Time to take a breather, grab a free beer courtesy of Tampa Bay Brew Co. and PBR, then take a seat to watch the new video from Foundation Skateboards, "Oddity". Thank you to all of our sponsors! We can't do it without your help.
Skater Profile: Mikey Perez

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Cash finds a good spot to watch the video. A huge thank you to Foundation for letting us premier "Oddity"; it is seriously not to be missed.
Skater Profile: Cash Gaddes

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

D'Andre Pendergrass takes home 2nd place with a grip of tech tricks.
Skater Profile: D'Andre Pendergrass

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Gabriel Jr. brings home the top spot with his patented bag of flip in, flip out madness. Congratulations to both of our winners!
Skater Profile: Gabriel Jr

SPoT Free Fridays / Old Man Bowl Jam Coverage

By Josh Bowser, Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017

Our judges have some tough choices to make this month.
Skater Profile: Jay Turner