Copenhagen Bowl 2014

Event Date
August 28 - 31
Location
Copenhagen, Denmark

August 28 - 31, Copenhagen, Denmark

Thursday: Secret Mission at Port 4130
  • 4pm: Meet us on bikes in front of City Hall (Radhuspladsen)
Friday: Pool Contest at Faelledparken Saturday: Bowl Contest at Faelledparken Sunday: Beers, BBQ, Best Trick
  • 2pm: Sleepy Session at Hullet
$30,000 USD Prize Purse
PlacePoolBowl
1st5,0005,000
2nd3,0003,000
3rd2,0002,000
4th1,0001,000
5th1,0001,000
6th5001,000
7th500500
8th500500
9th500
Thursday Best Trick: $1,000
Sunday Best Trick: $1,000


Copenhagen Bowl 2014


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Use hastag #cphbowljam and follow @CPHBowlJam on Instagram. We'll have a nice collection of all the fine times from this ripping skateboard shindig in one place.

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Related Coverage: Copenhagen Bowl 2014

Copenhagen Pro 2013 Kicks Off

There aren't many events out there that remind me of how we used to run Tampa Pro. Copenhagen Pro is one of those. It's just loose and chill with ripping skating, raging nightlife, and big smile hospitality. I've got a bunch of photos and sequences as usual.

Copenhagen Pro 2013 Ring of Fire, Vert, and the Street Qualifiers

The good times continue this week at Copenhagen Pro where the Ring of Fire was set and the Street Qualifiers went down. If you weren't here, I got your back with photos.

The Finals at Copenhagen Pro 2013

The Finals at Copenhagen Pro are always some of the best skating you'll see all year. The mix of skaters that come to this contest is so diverse and unlike any other contest, which is why we started referring to it as the Tampa Pro of Europe years ago. I hope you where here, but if not, I've got a cell phone edit and photos for you.

Clem's Corner: Skateboarding Needs Copenhagen Pro

I read this article in Time a few years back, where they surveyed people of different nations around the world, and Denmark had the happiest, most content citizens. The country was dubbed "the happiest place on earth."

Copenhagen Streets

We're in Copenhagen once a year when the skateboarding world comes together at Copenhagen Pro. As you've seen from all the coverage, it's a great city with everything you need as a pusher of the wood and wheels: great skate spots, happy ass people, nightlife that lasts through noon the next day, and more. Get a sample of street shred going on outside of that party week from Hjalte Halberg, Jonas Skrøder, Laurent Gehin, Emil Hvilsom, and more in this Kingpin video they just put out. I'm still not convinced it's the last year of Copenhagen Pro. More on that later.

The Copenhagen Project

Our friends and partners in the Copenhagen Pro that introduced so many American skateboarders to the happiest country in the world are proud to present The Copenhagen Project that will premiere in LA next month. It stars Shane O'Neill, Ishod Wair, Peter Ramondetta, Sam Beckett, Arto Saari, and more. A film by What Youth in collaboration with Monster Energy, it covers Copenhagen and all the wonderful mayhem that swirls the city during the annual Copenhagen Pro. This paragraph from What Youth sums it up pretty nicely:

Denmark is the happiest country in the world. It's clean, orderly and everything works. It’s fun, efficient and beautiful. It’s enough to make you roll your eyes at times. It's that good. It is home to world’s greatest restaurant. It is both ancient and modern. The women are beautiful. Men are cordial. College is free. And it is home to Tivoli Gardens, the amusement park that inspired Walt f'ing Disney. And oddly enough it’s the site of the world’s raddest skateboarding gathering: The Copenhagen Pro.

The Boardr Hosts Worldwide Top Quality Skateboarding Events

Click a map pin to see where we've been doing skateboarding events. We run skateboarding shindigs year after year with full coverage and results right here on The Boardr site. From coordinating national contest series like the adidas Skate Copa, fun and ripping pro contests like Copenhagen Pro, running the Park and Street at X Games, coordinating the Kimberley Diamond Cup in South Africa, to plenty of local events like the Grind for Life Series in Florida, you'll find us in your backyard soon no matter where on the globe you live.

Upcoming Events

ESPN Game of Skate

August 1, 2014, Bristol, Conneticut

ESPN and The Boardr have invited eight skaters for a Game of SKATE at the ESPN headquarters in Bristol. Full Details

Van Doren Invitational at Huntington Beach

July 26 - August 2, 2014, Huntington Beach, California

This is Vans' annual bowl jam in the sands of Huntington Beach. We've got full details, schedule, and more here. Full Details

Summer Youth Olympic Games

August 16 - 28, 2014, Nanjing, China

China's hosting the Youth Olympics where skateboarding demos are going down for both vert and street. Clem's headed out there to announce with Vern Laird. Full Details

Dew Tour Portland

August 16 - 17, 2014, Portland, Oregon

The Boardr has the skate director role for Dew Tour's street and streetstyle events this year in both Portland and Brookyln. We've got all the details and full schedule here. Full Details

Copenhagen Bowl 2014

August 28 - 31, Copenhagen, Denmark

You know the fine folks that have been doing the skateboard shindig in Copenhagen for the past seven years? Year after year, many of your favorite pros refer to that as one of the best pro contests of the year. We certainly think the same. Full Details

Empire Backyard Party at Montreal

September 6 - 7, 2014, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

The Empire Backyard Party is an annual invite only bowl jam where top bowl champs from around the world compete. It includes a day of qualifying for top ams that get a shot at making the cut to the Finals. Full Details

Am Getting Paid

September 12 - 14, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Am Getting Paid is back in Montreal. The Boardr is hyped to be helping with registration and running Canada's top am skateboarding event. Full Details

Dew Tour Brooklyn

September 18 - 21, 2014, Brooklyn, New York

The Boardr has the skate director role for Dew Tour's street and streetstyle events this year in both Portland and Brookyln. We've got all the details and full schedule here. Full Details

Southbound and Down: Good Times, Motorcycles, and Skateboarding

Saturday, Sepember 27, 2014, Tampa, Florida

We'll have more details soon this melting pot of good times, motorcycles, and skateboarding going down right here at The Boardr HQ. Full Details

Mini-Ramp Jam at the Imperial Hair Show

New Date Coming Soon, Lakeland, Florida

Our homie Jairus running Second 2 None Barbershop and Skate Supply out in Lakeland is throwing this one we're helping out with. Your entry fee gets you admission plus one. We have all age divisions in this one and a sponsored division. Full Details

Kimberley Diamond Cup 2014

October 2 - 5, 2014, Kimberley, South Africa

Every year, we never get bored of holding baby lions. Add to that some of the world's best pro skateboarders competing for a quarter million in US cash and you've got a great reason to globetrot to Kimberley. Full Details

Grind for Life Series at Bradenton Riverwalk Skatepark

October 18, 2014, Bradenton, Florida

The Grind for Life Series in Association with The Boardr is a Florida series of all ages/skills skateboarding contests. Full Details

Grind for Life Series Recap and Annual Awards at The Boardr Headquarters

November 22, 2014, Tampa, Florida

Join us at The Boardr HQ for a recap of all the Grind for Life events, awards for overall winners in each division, a session in our facility, and more. Details coming soon. Full Details

Save the Date!

December 2014, Tampa, Florida

Save the date for a fun one we're planning for the weekend of December 5th and 6th at The Boardr HQ. Details coming soon. Full Details

Past Events

Van Doren Invitational at Vancouver

July 11 - 12, 2014, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Vans is bringing their Van Doren Invitational to Canada this year at Hastings. We've got full details, schedule, coverage, and more here. Full Details

adidas Skate Copa Finals

July 11, 2014, Los Angeles, California

This stop is at The Berrics. adidas Skate Copa is a series of Shop vs Shop Team contests in different regions of the US with the Finals at The Berrics in Los Angeles. The Winning Shop at each Regionals stop get an all expenses paid trip to the Finals. Full Details

adidas Skate Copa West Coast Regionals

July 10, 2014, Los Angeles, California

This stop is at The Berrics. adidas Skate Copa is a series of Shop vs Shop Team contests in different regions of the US with the Finals at The Berrics in Los Angeles. The Winning Shop at each Regionals stop get an all expenses paid trip to the Finals. Full Details

Roskilde Music Festival at Copenhagen

July 2, 2014, Copenhagen, Denmark

Vert demos are going on at the Roskilde Music Festival where you'll find Porpe and Clem on the mic hyping things up and handing out cash for tricks. Full Details

adidas Skate Copa Midwest Regionals

June 28, 2014, Chicago, Illinois

This stop is at Wilson Skatepark. adidas Skate Copa is a series of Shop vs Shop Team contests in different regions of the US with the Finals at The Berrics in Los Angeles. The Winning Shop at each Regionals stop get an all expenses paid trip to the Finals Full Details

Innoskate 2014 with Rodney Mullen at Lake Bonny Skatepark

June 21, 2014, Lakeland, Florida

The Smithsonian and the Polk Museum of Art are celebrating skateboarding's place in history and culture on Go Skateboarding Day this year at Lakeland Skatepark, where we'll be hosting an event for all ages and skills. Details coming soon. Full Details

adidas Skate Copa Mid-South Regionals

June 14, 2014, Austin, Texas

This stop is at House Park Skatepark. adidas Skate Copa is a series of Shop vs Shop Team contests in different regions of the US with the Finals at The Berrics in Los Angeles. The Winning Shop at each Regionals get an all expenses paid trip to the Finals. Full Details

X Games Austin 2014

June 3 - 8, 2014, Austin, Texas

The Boardr teamed up with ESPN to consult on Street and Park skateboarding for the X Games. We're excited about this one and the fact that it's in Austin makes it even better. Full Details

adidas Skate Copa Southeast Regionals

May 31, 2014, Atlanta, Georgia

This stop is at Kennesaw. adidas Skate Copa is a series of Shop vs Shop Team contests in different regions of the US with the Finals at The Berrics in Los Angeles. The Winning Shop at each Regionals stop get an all expenses paid trip to the Finals. Full Details

Charmcity Skatepark's Maryland Am

May 25, 2014, Baltimore, Maryland

We'll be at the Maryland Am Contest assisting them with running the event using The Boardr Live, our live and instant scoring app. Full Details

Grind for Life Series at Ramp 48 Skatepark

May 17, 2014, Fort Lauderdale, Florida

The Grind for Life Series in Association with The Boardr is a Florida series of all ages/skills skateboarding contests. Full Details

Zappos Rideshop Series at Las Vegas

May 16, 2014, Las Vegas, NV

We're taking over the corner of Fremont Street and Las Vegas Boulevard for a casual and Vegas-style street skateboarding contest with some of your favorite invited pros and ams. Full Details

Transworld Come Up Tour at LES

May 10, 2014, New York, New York

Find Porpe on site assisting Transworld's CUT series using The Boardr Live. Full Details

Transworld Come Up Tour at Peoria

May 3, 2014, Phoenix, Arizona

Find Porpe on site assisting Transworld's CUT series using The Boardr Live. Full Details

adidas Skate Copa Northeast Regionals

April 26, 2014, New York City, New York

This stop is at LES Skatepark. adidas Skate Copa is a series of Shop vs Shop Team contests in different regions of the US with the Finals at The Berrics in Los Angeles. The Winning Shop at each Regionals stop get an all expenses paid trip to the Finals. Full Details

Transworld Come Up Tour at Windells

April 26, 2014, Mt. Hood, Oregon

Find Porpe on site assisting Transworld's CUT series using The Boardr Live. Full Details

Transworld Come Up Tour at Familia

April 19, 2014, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Find Porpe on site assisting Transworld's CUT series using The Boardr Live. Full Details

Grind for Life Series at New Smyrna Skatepark

April 12, 2014, New Smyrna Beach, Florida

The Grind for Life Series in Association with The Boardr is a Florida series of all ages/skills skateboarding contests. Full Details

Transworld Come Up Tour at House Park

April 12, 2014, Austin, Texas

Find Porpe on site assisting Transworld's CUT series using The Boardr Live. Full Details

Transworld Come Up Tour at Hangar

April 5, 2014, Sacramento, California

Find Porpe on site assisting Transworld's CUT series using The Boardr Live. Full Details