24th Annual Tampa Am 2017 & SPoT 25-Year Anniversary ( November 9-12, 2017 )

Please note below that we’ve instituted a new two-tiered Qualification system

  • Friday Open Qualifier: Open to select skaters without a top ten finish in a 2017 Damn Am
  • Saturday Tampa Am Qualifier: Open to premier amateurs and skaters with a top 10 finish in a 2017 Damn Am
  • The winner of Tampa Am will automatically Qualify into the 2018 SLS Nike SB Pro Open

LOCATION

Skatepark of Tampa
4215 E. Columbus Dr. / Tampa, FL 33605

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 8

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

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 9

  • $5 Admission
  • 9:00AM – Doors Open
  • Registration and Open Practice
  • 5:00PM – Riders Meeting
  • 10:00PM – Park closes
  • THURSDAY NIGHTLIFE

    • Welcome to Town Party
      • 7:00PM – Open bar courtesy of PBR & Monster
      • Details TBD
      • At SPoT – 4215 E. Columbus Dr. / Tampa, FL

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 10

  • 9:00AM – Doors Open / Open Practice
  • 12:00PM – Open Qualifiers
    • 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

    • Andrew Schoultz + SPoT Friends Art Show
      • A collection of “25” artist producing imagery on skateboard decks with 25 representing the years of Skatepark of Tampa’s unbelievable existence
      • Andy will be painting 15 decks with his artwork
      • 8:00PM – Show starts
      • At The Bricks – 1327 E. 7th Ave. / Tampa, FL
      • Join the event on Facebook

SATURDAY – NOVEMBER 11

  • $10 Admission
  • 9:00AM – Doors Open / Open Practice
  • 12:00PM – Tampa Am Qualifier
    • Two skaters per jam, three minutes each
    • Top 24 skaters advance
      • 1st place advances to Finals
      • 2nd thru 24th 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
    • $15 Admission (unless you have a weekend pass or a Saturday contest ticket)

SUNDAY – NOVEMBER 12

  • $10 Admission
  • 9:00AM – Doors Open / Open Practice
  • 12:00PM – Street Semi-Finals
    • 30 Skaters / 2 heats of 15 skaters
      • 1st place from Open Qualifiers
      • 23 skaters from Tampa Am Qualifiers
      • 2017 Damn Am winners
      • 2016 Tampa Am winner
        • Dashawn Jordan
    • 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
      • Located at The Bricks – 1327 E. 7th Ave. / Tampa, FL
      • 7:00pm
        • Celebration of the Tampa Am 2017 winner
      • All ages

PREVIOUS TAMPA AM WINNERS

  • 1996 – Donny Barley
  • 1997 – Judd Hertzler
  • 1998 – Nathan Smith
  • 1999 – Mike Peterson
  • 2000 – Kyle Berard
  • 2001 – Colt Cannon
  • 2002 – Caswell Berry
  • 2003 – Kevin “Spanky” Long
  • 2004 – Sierra Fellers
  • 2005 – Nyjah Huston
  • 2006 – Cody McEntire
  • 2007 – Felipe Gustavo
  • 2008 – Ryan Decenzo
  • 2008* – Luan Oliveira
  • 2009 – Luan Oliveira
  • 2010 – Elijah Berle
  • 2011 – Trevor Colden
  • 2012 – Alec Majerus
  • 2013 – Jack Olsen
  • 2014 – Jagger Eaton
  • 2015 – Aurelien Giraud
  • 2016 – Dashawn Jordan