Am Getting Paid

Am Getting Paid

September 12 - 14

Montreal, Quebec, Canada

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Schedule

Thursday, September 11
  • 3pm - 7pm: Open Practice and Registration
Friday, September 12
  • 9am - 1pm: Open Practice and Registration
  • 1pm - 6pm: Open Qualifiers
    • Jams format
      • Three skaters per jam, three minute jams
      • Jam scored on overall impression
    • Top 30 make the cut to Semi-Finals on Sunday
  • 10pm: Empire 15th Anniversary Party
Saturday, September 13 WEATHER UPDATE! Changed to Sunday
  • Noon - sunset: P45 Chill Day
    • Vans Best Trick is now on Sunday at 5pm, immediately following the Finals
    • Best Trick is open to any skaters that want to participate
Sunday, September 14
  • 9am - 1:30pm: Open Practice
  • 1:30pm - 3pm: Semi-Finals
    • Top 30 from Friday Qualifiers join the pre-selected list of invited ams
    • Jams format
      • Three skaters per jam, four minute jams
      • Jam scored on overall impression
    • Top 10 make the cut to the Finals
  • 3:30pm - 5pm: Finals
    • Runs format
      • Three runs, one minute each, best run counts
      • Each run scored on overall impression
  • 5pm: Awards
  • 5:15pm: $2,000 Vans Best Trick and BBQ at P45. Open to any skaters that want to participate
  • 10pm: After-Party

Location

Registration

  • Email Rob@TheBoardr.com for registration or questions.

Hotel

  • Holiday Inn Select Downtown Montreal
    99 Viger Avenue West
    Montreal QC H2Z 1E9
    514-878-9888
  • Use this booking reference link and get the special AGP rate of $139.00 for 2 beds. Select "attendee" from the drop down list.

Street Course

Am Getting Paid 2014 Street Course

$20,000 Purse

  • 1st: 7,500
  • 2nd: 4,000
  • 3rd: 3,000
  • 4th: 2,000
  • 5th: 1,000
  • 6th: 500
  • 7th: 500
  • 8th: 500
  • 9th: 500
  • 10th: 500

Get Social

We're using the hashtag #amgettingpaid on everything. Use it with us and we'll have a nice collection of your Instas and Tweets to browse through. Follow @ThinkEmpire and @TheBoardr for updates all weekend. Use this flyer on Insta to get the homies there:

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Course Construction

Am Getting Paid Course Construction Progress


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The Boardr Events List

This is a list of events that The Boardr is associated with. To see our full industry events list, click here.

With headquarters in Tampa, Florida, The Boardr hosts worldwide, top quality skateboarding competitions and events. From coordinating top international contest series like the Vans Pro Skate Park Series, fun and ripping pro contests like Copenhagen Open, to plenty of local events like the Grind for Life Series in Florida (which recently expanded to national), you'll find us in your backyard soon no matter where on the globe you push your wood and wheels.

Upcoming Events

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Upcoming Event Date Description
Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at New Smyrna

Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at New Smyrna

New Smyrna, Florida

February 8, 2020

2 Weeks Away
The GFL Series is a national, all ages and skills series in both street and bowl benefiting the Grind for Life Organization, a 501(c)(3) non-profit that assists cancer patients with travel expenses. Full Details
Coffee and Donuts at The Boardr HQ

Coffee and Donuts at The Boardr HQ

Tampa, Florida

March 2, 2020

6 Weeks Away
Got a late flight out on Monday? Join us in the morning here at HQ where we'll be recovering from the weekend, skating, and talking about all the madness that went down at Tampa Am. Full Details
Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Zephyrhills

Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Zephyrhills

Zephyrhills, Florida

March 14, 2020

7 Weeks Away
The GFL Series is a national, all ages and skills series in both street and bowl benefiting the Grind for Life Organization, a 501(c)(3) non-profit that assists cancer patients with travel expenses. Full Details
Swampfest

Swampfest

Orlando, Florida

April 3 - 4, 2020

3 Months Away
A BMX event in a Florida swamp. Full Details
The Boardr Am at New York City

The Boardr Am at New York City

New York City, New York

June 6, 2020

5 Months Away
The Boardr Am is a top amateur skateboarding series. Winners at each stop are flown to the season finals at Empire Open where they're seeded in the Semi-Finals with a $20,000 prize purse. Full Details
Harold Hunter Day

Harold Hunter Day

New York City, New York

June 7, 2020

5 Months Away
A day of celebrating the life and times of the late, great Harold Hunter. Full Details
2nd Annual Johnny Strange Legacy Mini-Ramp Jam at the Malibu Chili Cook Off

2nd Annual Johnny Strange Legacy Mini-Ramp Jam at the Malibu Chili Cook Off

Malibu, California

September 5, 2020

8 Months Away
A mini-ramp jam in Malibu. Full Details
Empire Open

Empire Open

Montreal, Canada

September 4 - 5, 2020

8 Months Away
Each year Empire Open (formerly Am Getting Paid) hosts The Boardr Am Finals. Winners of each stop at The Boardr Am now get a trip to Montreal and a chance at the $20,000 prize purse here. Full Details
Exposure Skate

Exposure Skate

Encinitas, California

October 23 - 25, 2020

9 Months Away
This is the 9th Annual Exposure Skate event for women. Full Details
The Boardr HQ Open House and Best Trick

The Boardr HQ Open House and Best Trick

Tampa, Florida

November 5, 2020

10 Months Away
Save the date for this open house at our private TF followed by our Annual Best Trick Contest. Full Details
Coffee and Donuts at The Boardr HQ

Coffee and Donuts at The Boardr HQ

Tampa, Florida

November 9, 2020

10 Months Away
Got a late flight out on Monday? Join us in the morning here at HQ where we'll be recovering from the weekend, skating, and talking about all the madness that went down at Tampa Am. Full Details
Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Tampa - Contest and Annual Awards

Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Tampa - Contest and Annual Awards

Tampa, Florida

November 21, 2020

10 Months Away
The GFL Series is a national, all ages and skills series in both street and bowl benefiting the Grind for Life Organization, a 501(c)(3) non-profit that assists cancer patients with travel expenses. Full Details