The Damn Am At Volcom - October 21 to 24, 2004

Posted on Wednesday, September 22, 2004 by News

Damn Am at Volcom 2004 Is Almost Here!
Damn Am Questions and Answers

When is it?
Thursday, October 21, 2004 to Sunday, October 24, 2004

Where is it?
The Volcom Facility
1740 Monrovia Ave.
Costa Mesa, CA 92627

Does it cost anything?
No. Spectating is FREE.

What is it?
It's a top am skateboarding contest shindig kind of thing. Basically, the West Coast Tampa Am. Winners in this event qualify for Tampa Am 2005.

Where do I stay, at your moms house?
We will all be raging at the Ramada Inn. See you there.
Ramada Inn
1680 Superior Avenue
Costa Mesa, CA, 92627-3652
Mention the Damn Am and you get a room with two queen beds for $65

Can I have free stickers?
Yes, there is a gigantic product toss at the event. If you don't walk away with at least something, you don't belong on a skateboard. Try bowling or something.

Is vert completely dead or what?
We're still giving it CPR. We're having a Vert Bowl Contest also. Email to enter the Vert Bowl Contest.

How can I skate in the Contest?
The Street Contest is full. Email to enter the Vert Bowl Contest.

I'm a chick that's being dragged there by my boyfriend. Will I be bored?
No. Get in the Adio Dunk Tank, watch all these dudes get boners, and feel good about yourself in the morning.

Was that the Village People judging the contest last year?
No. We all rock Halloween costumes and you should too if you want mad amounts of free stuff. The final day, Sunday, is costume day.

What exactly can I expect each day?
Thursday: all day street practice and skater check-in. Pretty chill.
Friday: Street Qualifiers all day long.
Saturday: Street Qualifiers all day long. Vert Bowl Contest immediately after.
Sunday: Street Semi-Finals, Finals, and Street Best Trick.