Tampa Am 2011 Presented by Nike SB, Tampa, Florida

December 1 - 4, 2011
International Amateur Finals.
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Event Details

Buy Tickets Online

You have until Sunday, November 27th to purchase tickets online. We ship all tickets purchased online so after that date you will have to come into the Shop to get them.

Wednesday, November 30, 2011

  • 12pm – Doors Open
    • Registration and Open Practice
    • Skating open to the public

Thursday, December 1, 2011

  • 9am – Doors Open
    • Tickets are $5 and available at Skatepark of Tampa day of Event
  • 9am – 10pm – Open Practice
  • 5pm – Riders’ Meeting
  • 8pm – 5 SPoT Art Show and Welcome to Tampa Party in the Bowl Warehouse
    • Skatepark of Tampa has reached out to dozens of talented skateboard artists to create a piece of completely original work in a 5”x5” theme to be sold the night of the Show. All proceeds will be donated SPoT's very own charity, Board for Bros
    • For submissions email ryan@skateparkoftampa.com
    • Beverages provided for those of age courtesy of Red Bull and Narragansett
    • Ripping Bowl Session – All Ages – Free

Friday, December 2, 2011

  • 9am – Doors Open
    • Tickets are $10 and available online or at Skatepark of Tampa, including SPoT Skate Shop Ybor (last day to purchase online will be Sunday, November 27th) – they will sell out
  • 9am – 11am – Street Practice
  • 11am – Street Qualifiers Begin
    • Two, 50-second runs, best counts
    • Top 16 make the cut to Sunday
    • 1st Place gets Golden Ticket to Finals
  • 4pm – Open bar courtesy of Red Bull and Narragansett
  • 8pm – Skatepark of Tampa 19-Year Anniversary Party Featuring Kool Keith Performing as Dr. Octagon with Dam Funk and DJ Sandman Presented by Nike SB
    • The Orpheum – 1915 East 7th Avenue – Ybor City
    • All Ages
    • Tickets – $12 Advance/$15 Door – Available at Skatepark of Tampa, SPoT Skate Shop Ybor, skateparkoftampa.com, and Ticketmaster

Saturday, December 3, 2011

  • 9am – Doors Open
    • Tickets are $10 and available online or at Skatepark of Tampa, including SPoT Skate Shop Ybor (last day to purchase online will be Sunday, November 27th) – they will sell out
  • 9am – 11am – Street Practice
  • 11am – Street Qualifiers Begin
    • Two, 50-second runs, best counts
    • Top 16 make the cut to Sunday
    • 1st Place gets Golden Ticket to Finals
  • 4pm – Open bar courtesy of Red Bull and Narragansett
  • 7pm – The SB Chronicles Vol. 1 Video Premiere
    • Nike Skateboarding presents the first film in the "SB Chronicles" series featuring Youness Amrani, Chet Childress, Clark Hassler, Stefan Janoski, Lewis Marnell, Daniel Shimizu, Grant Taylor, Wieger Van Wageningen
  • 10pm – After-Party at Czar
    • 1420 East 7th Avenue – Ybor City
    • 18 & Up – Free entry with plastic Skatepark wristband

Sunday, December 4, 2011 - LIVE WEBCAST

  • 9am – Doors Open
    • Tickets are $10 and available online or at Skatepark of Tampa, including SPoT Skate Shop Ybor (last day to purchase online will be Sunday, November 27th) – they will sell out
  • 10am – Old Man Bowl Jam X
  • 12pm – Street Semi-Finals
    • 30 skaters from Qualifiers joined by top two skaters from the Damn Am 2011 events
      • Ishod Wair, Alec Majerus, Louie Lopez, Liu Jia Ming, Chen Qiwen, Kyle Walker, Trevor Colden, TJ Rogers, and Will Marshall
    • Two, one-minute runs, best counts
    • Top 10 advance to Finals
  • Moat Race
  • 4pm – Open bar courtesy of Red Bull and Narragansett
  • Street Finals
    • Three, one-minute runs, best counts
  • Independent Trucks Best Trick (obstacle TBA)
  • 5pm (approx.) – Awards
  • 8pm – After-Party at The Bricks
    • 9pm – Damn Am Awards
      • Tampa Am winner honored, Damn Am of the Year, and more!
    • 1327 East 7th Avenue – Ybor City
    • All Ages – Free
  • Zumiez “Destroyer” Award – overall ripper gets to destroy more with his new Sawzall
  • Gatorade “Go All Day” Award – can’t stop this dude and he gets a year’s supply of Gatorade
  • Red Bull “That S**t’s Tight” Award – tightest moves yo’ and a trip to another Damn Am next year ain’t bad

Other Places to Visit

  • The Bricks
    • 1327 East 7th Avenue – Ybor City
    • Specials all week with plastic Skatepark wristband
  • Reservoir Bar
    • 1518 East 7th Avenue – Ybor City
    • $1.50 Tall Boy PBR and Red Bull drink features all week with plastic Skatepark wristband
Don’t Drink & Drive – Cab Numbers – 813-964-8000 – 813-229-1888

Buy Tickets Online

You have until Sunday, November 27th to purchase tickets online. We ship all tickets purchased online so after that date you will have to come into the Shop to get them.

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