SPoT Skate Shop at Skate Park of Tampa

25th ANNUAL TAMPA AM & SPoT 26 YEAR ANNIVERSARY

November 8-11, 2018
Skatepark of Tampa: 4215 E. Columbus Dr., Tampa, FL
TEAM MANAGERS AND ALL 2018 DAMN AM TOP 10 SKATERS, PLEASE REACH OUT DIRECTLY TO DERICK AT TAMPAAM@SKATEPARKOFTAMPA.COM FOR SATURDAY QUALIFIER REGISTRATION INFORMATION.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

REFUNDS:
If you get injured during the contest or just can't make it for some reason, hit up registration@skateparkoftampa.com and we'll get you a refund.

PARTNERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Want to see your brand's logo in our video edits, photos and around Skatepark of Tampa during one of the biggest amateur skateboarding events in the world? Email paul@skateparkoftampa.com for more info.

QUALIFICATION

Please note below that we’ve instituted a two-tiered Qualification system
  • Friday Open Qualifier: Open to select skaters without a top ten finish in a 2018 Damn Am
  • Saturday Tampa Am Qualifier: Open to premier amateurs and skaters with a top 10 finish in a 2018 Damn Am

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 7

  • 12:00PM - Doors Open
  • Registration and Open Practice
  • Skating open to public
  • 10:00PM - Park Closes

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 8

  • $5 Admission
  • 9:00AM - Doors Open
  • Registration and Open Practice
  • 5:00PM - Riders Meeting
  • 6:00PM - Open bar courtesy of PBR & Monster
  • 10:00PM - Park closes
  • Thursday Nightlife

    • Welcome to Town Party
      • 8:00PM - Party starts
        • 40 Years of Independent Trucks / Tribute to P-Stone photo show (images by legendary skate photographer Rhino)
      • 10:00PM - Santa Cruz / Independent Double Feature Video Premier
        • Independent “Pray to Play - Burgh to Motor City Tour" Video
        • Santa Cruz "Til The End, Part 2" Video
          • Featuring new parts from Fabiana Delfino and Kevin Braun, plus a team montage with big bangers from the likes of Eric Winkowski, Jereme Knibbs and Dylan Williams to name a few.
      • At The Bricks - 1327 E. 7th Ave. / Tampa, FL

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 9

  • $10 Admission
  • 9:00AM - Doors Open / Open Practice
  • 12:00PM - Open Qualifiers
    • 150 skaters, Three skaters per jam, three minutes each
    • Top 10 skaters advance
      • 1st place advances to Semi-Finals
      • 2nd thru 10th place advance to Tampa Am Qualifiers
  • 4:00PM - Open bar courtesy of PBR & Monster
  • 10:00PM - Park closes
  • Friday Nightlife

SATURDAY - NOVEMBER 10

  • $10 Admission
  • 9:00AM - Doors Open / Open Practice
  • 12:00PM - Tampa Am Qualifier
    • 100 skaters, Two skaters per jam, three minutes each
    • Top 30 skaters advance
      • 1st place advances to Finals
      • 2nd thru 30th place advance to Semi-Finals
  • Independent Best Trick Contest Immediately Following Qualifiers
  • 7:00PM - Open bar courtesy of PBR & Monster
  • 10:00PM - Shop Closes
  • SATURDAY NIGHTLIFE

    • SPoT 25 Year Anniversary Party / Converse Concrete Jam
  • 12:00AM - Park Closes

SUNDAY - NOVEMBER 11

  • $10 Admission
  • 9:00AM - Doors Open / Open Practice
  • 12:00PM - Street Semi-Finals
    • 34 Skaters / 2 heats of 17 skaters
      • 1st place from Open Qualifiers
      • 29 skaters from Tampa Am Qualifiers
      • 4 winners from 2018 Damn Am
    • Two one-minute runs, best run counts
    • Top 10 advance to Finals
  • 2:00PM - Open bar courtesy of PBR & Monster
  • 3:00PM - Street Finals
    • 12 Skaters
      • 10 from Semi-Finals
      • Damn Am of the Year winner
      • 1st place from Tampa Am Qualifier
    • Three one-minute runs, best run counts
  • 5:00PM - Awards & Product Toss
  • 8:00PM - Shop Closes
  • SUNDAY NIGHTLIFE

    • Contest After Party presented by Monster Energy
      • Located at The Bricks - 1327 E. 7th Ave. / Tampa, FL
      • 7:00pm
        • Celebration of the Tampa Am 2018 winner
      • All ages

Nearby Hotels

Click here for a list of hotels in the area

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We know you're on social media as much as we are, so here's an image you can use to help hype up the contest. We'll have photo and video coverage @SPoTTampa. Tag #TampaAm and #SPoTTampa on Insta and Twitter and we'll have a crazy collection of characters from the weekend.

The Hype

Want to know the vibe at Tampa Am? Check out this video put together by Bryan Santiago [@BStaticPhotography] and share it if you want.

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