Empire Am Getting Paid - The Boardr Am Finals

September 28 - 30, 2017

Montreal, Canada

This Event Has Passed

This year, Am Getting Paid is hosting 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.

Location

Le Taz, 8931 Avenue Papineau, Montreal, QC H2M 2G2, Canada

Register Now

Register now before spots are gone.

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#GetMeToAGP: Win a Trip to Am Getting Paid

Want a piece of that $20,000 purse? Hashtag your Instagram posts with #GetMeToAGP. On Sept 12, we'll be picking a winner from there to get an all expense paid trip to Am Getting Paid and a spot in the contest. Get it! Street or park footage works. See you in Montreal!

Schedule

  • Thursday
    • 12pm - 9pm: Open Practice and Registration
  • Friday
    • 11am - 3pm: Open Practice and Registration
    • 3pm - 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 Saturday
  • Saturday
    • 10am - 2pm: Open Practice
    • 2pm - 4pm: Semi-Finals
      • Top 30 from Friday Qualifiers join the pre-selected list of invited ams
      • Plus The Boardr Am winners, the winner of King of Street in Australia, and the top 10 from Am Getting Paid 2016
      • Jams format
      • Three skaters per jam, three minute jams
      • Jam scored on overall impression
      • Top 10 make the cut to the Finals
    • 4:30pm - 6pm: Finals
      • Runs format
      • Three runs, 1 minute each, time starts on first trick, best run counts
      • Each run scored on overall impression
    • 6pm: Awards
    • $2,000 Vans Best Trick immediately following at P45
      • Open to all skaters
    • After-Party at TRH-BAR, 3699 Saint Laurent, Montreal

$20,000 Prize Purse

  • 1st: 10,000
  • 2nd: 4,000
  • 3rd: 2,500
  • 4th - 10th: 500

Get Social

We're using the hashtag #AmGettingPaid and #TheBoardrAm 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 on Instagram, Twitter, and Snapchat for coverage.

Am Getting Paid 2017 Flyer

Confirmed Riders So Far

Alberto Navarro, CDMX, Mexico
Aldo Reyes, Puerto Penasco, MEXICO
Alex Dumont, Sorel,
Alexander Mitchell, Halfiax, Canada
Alexis Lacroix, Montreal, Canada
Andy Anderson, White Rock, BC
Angel Gutierrez, Encinitas, CA
Annie Guglia, Montreal, Quebec
Ben Blundell, Calgary, Alberta
Ben Patterson, Toronto, ON
Cam MacGregor, Vancouver, BC
Carlos Fagundes, Toronto,
Carter Grandin, Georgetown, Ontario
Carter Wood, Houston, TX
Chad Baker, Calgary, Alberta
Chad Wilson, Peterborough, Ontario
Chance Carr, Mesa, AZ
Charles Deschamps, Montreal, Canada
Chris Wimer, Virginia Beach, VA
CJ Collins, Anaheim, CA
Cody Cormier, Montreal, Quebec
Cody French, Toronto, ON
Dylan Campbell, Ottawa,
Etienne Dumais, Montreal, Quebec
Etienne Gagner, ,
Francis Gagnon, Laval, Quebec
Francis Lemoy, Montreal, Quebec
Francois Nadon-Jaouen, ,
Frederic Lanteigne, Moncton, New Brunswick
Gilbert Turenne, Levis, Quebec
Jaakko Ojanen, Helsinki, Finland
Jack Olson, St. Louis Park, MN
Jake Cormier, Montreal, Prince Edward Island
James Leger, Moncton, New Brunswick
Jamie Bennett, Brockville, Ontario
Jamie Walker, ,
Jayden Bono, Toronto, Ontario
Jeremy Arsenault, ,
Jessy Jean-Bart, Montreal, Quebec
Joey Larock, Montreal, Quebec
Jon Cosentino, Toronto, Canada
Kirk Roach, Toronto, Ontario
Lazer Crawford, Glendale, AZ
Leon Chapdelaine, Steagathe, Quebec
Luke Schering, Wellesley, Ontario
Mason Cluett, Montreal, Quebec
Matt Dupuis, Mansfield, Quebec
Michael Foisy, Chambly, Quebec
Mitch Barrette, Ottawa, Ontario Canada
Morgan DT, Quebec City,
Nassim Guammaz, Spijkenisse, Netherlands
Nolan Waller, Toronto, Canada
Philipe Dulude, Delson, Quebe
Pierre-Yves Frappier aka PIF, Qu├ębec City, Quebec
Randy Plourde, Toronto, ON
Royce Plourde, ,
Ryan Racine, ,
Sam Lind, Ottowa, Canada
Samuel Boyer, Montreal, Quebec
Shayne Eldridge, Toronto, Canada
Steve Graham, Calgary,
Tanner VanVark, Andover, MN
Tom Nelner, Calgary, Canada
Ty Peterson, Edmonton, Alberta Canada
Tyler Holm, Vancouver, British Columbia
Will Marshall, Cornwall, Ontario, Canada
William Phelan, St-Bruno, CA
Zach Primeau, Brockville, Ontario
Zach Saraceno, Encinitas, CA
Zack Ferguson, Toronto, Canada
Dylan Williams, Bakersfield, CA
Jereme Knibbs, Tampa, FL
JS Lapierre, Montreal, Canada
Ke'Chaud Johnson, Dallas, TX
Noah Nayef, Bass Hill, New South Wales
Tyson Peterson, Melbourne, FL

Past Video Coverage

EMPIRE AM GETTING PAID 2016 (FULL RECAP), June 2016

Empire Am Getting Paid 2016 - Finals, June 2016

Vans Best Trick - Empire Am Getting Paid 2016, June 2016

Empire Am Getting Paid 2016 - Day 1/Qualifiers, June 2016

Am Getting Paid 2015 - SEMIS & FINALS - JS Lapierre, Enzo Cautela & Dashawn Jordan, September 2015

AM Getting Paid - Best Trick: On The Boardr, September 2014

AM Getting Paid - Day Two Semifinals & Finals: On The Boardr, September 2014

AM Getting Paid - Day One Qualifiers: On The Boardr, September 2014

Meet the Event Staff

The Boardr Staff has decades of experience in executing top quality large and small events in our industry. Introduce yourself and hit us up with any questions or help you need.

Ryan Clements from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Ryan Clements, Event Coordinator

Dylan Perry from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Dylan Perry, Event Coordinator Assistant

Scotty Conley aka The Body from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Scotty Conley aka The Body, Assistant, Social Media

Tim O'Connor from Morristown NJ Skateboarder Profile

Tim O'Connor, Announcer

Nic Cote from Montreal Quebec, Canada Skateboarder Profile

Nic Cote, Announcer

Jason Rothmeyer from Long Beach CA Skateboarder Profile

Jason Rothmeyer, Head Judge

James Craig from Fullerton CA Skateboarder Profile

James Craig, Judge

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

Join our mailing list and we'll keep you posted.

Upcoming Event Date Description
Mano A Mano: A Woodward Mini-Ramp Game of SKATE

Mano A Mano: A Woodward Mini-Ramp Game of SKATE

Tehachapi, California

March 29, 2019

9 Days Away!
This private session is a mini-ramp game of SKATE with some of your favorite pros invited by Woodward. Full Details
Hot Wheels™ Junior Series Built by Woodward at Huntington Beach, California

Hot Wheels™ Junior Series Built by Woodward at Huntington Beach, California

Huntington Beach, California

April 5 - 7, 2019

2 Weeks Away
An open skateboarding and BMX contest for kids 16 and under of all skill levels. Helmets are required at all Hot Wheels Junior Series events. Full Details
Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Fort Lauderdale

Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale, Florida

April 13, 2019

3 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
Vans Park Series Oceania Regionals

Vans Park Series Oceania Regionals

Sydney, Australia

April 10 - 14, 2019

3 Weeks Away
It's the fourth year of the Vans Park Series that leads to the World Championships. The Boardr is the Sport Organizer for this event series. Full Details
The Boardr Am at Atlanta

The Boardr Am at Atlanta

Atlanta, Georgia

May 11, 2019

7 Weeks Away
The Boardr Am is a top amateur skateboarding series. Winners at each stop are flown to the Finals to meet other specially invited ams. Full Details
Hot Wheels™ Junior Series Built by Woodward at Phoenix, Arizona

Hot Wheels™ Junior Series Built by Woodward at Phoenix, Arizona

Phoenix, Arizona

May 10 - 12, 2019

7 Weeks Away
An open skateboarding and BMX contest for kids 16 and under of all skill levels. Full Details
Vans Park Series China

Vans Park Series China

Shanghai, China

May 14 - 18, 2019

8 Weeks Away
Full Details
The Boardr Am at New York City

The Boardr Am at New York City

New York, New York

June 1, 2019

3 Months Away
The Boardr Am is a top amateur skateboarding series. Winners at each stop are flown to the Finals to meet other specially invited ams. Full Details
Harold Hunter Day

Harold Hunter Day

New York, New York

June 2, 2019

3 Months Away
A day of celebrating the life and times of the late, great Harold Hunter. Full Details
Hot Wheels™ Junior Series Built by Woodward at Rye, New Hampshire

Hot Wheels™ Junior Series Built by Woodward at Rye, New Hampshire

Rye, New Hampshire

June 7 - 9, 2019

3 Months Away
An open skateboarding and BMX contest for kids 16 and under of all skill levels. Helmets are required at all Hot Wheels Junior Series events. Full Details
Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela in Association with the Dave Tuck Skate Jam at Ann Arbor

Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela in Association with the Dave Tuck Skate Jam at Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, Michigan

June 15, 2019

3 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
Vans Park Series Brazil

Vans Park Series Brazil

Sao Paulo, Brazil

June 16 - 22, 2019

3 Months Away
Full Details
The Boardr Am at Huntington Beach

The Boardr Am at Huntington Beach

Huntington Beach, California

July 6, 2019

4 Months Away
The Boardr Am is a top amateur skateboarding series. Winners at each stop are flown to the Finals to meet other specially invited ams. Full Details
Vans Park Series Canada

Vans Park Series Canada

Montreal, Canada

July 9 - 13, 2019

4 Months Away
Full Details
SanctSHOEary Charity Shoe Drive Collection Day

SanctSHOEary Charity Shoe Drive Collection Day

Tampa, Florida

July 20, 2019

4 Months Away
SanctSHOEary is a sneaker drive charity event that will put fresh shoes on local kids before school starts. We'll have open skating as usual combined with presence from key people in the sneaker community. Full Details
SanctSHOEary Charity Shoe Drive Distribution Day

SanctSHOEary Charity Shoe Drive Distribution Day

Tampa, Florida

August 3, 2019

5 Months Away
SanctSHOEary is a sneaker drive charity event that will put fresh shoes on local kids before school starts. We'll have open skating as usual combined with presence from key people in the sneaker community. Full Details
Vans Park Series France

Vans Park Series France

Paris, France

August 4 - 10, 2019

5 Months Away
Full Details
Vans Park Series Asia Regionals

Vans Park Series Asia Regionals

Singapore

August 16 - 17, 2019

5 Months Away
It's the fourth year of the Vans Park Series that leads to the World Championships. The Boardr is the Sport Organizer for this event series. Full Details
Hot Wheels™ Junior Series Built by Woodward at Woodward Tahoe, California

Hot Wheels™ Junior Series Built by Woodward at Woodward Tahoe, California

Tahoe, California

August 23 - 25, 2019

5 Months Away
An open skateboarding and BMX contest for kids 16 and under of all skill levels. Helmets are required at all Hot Wheels Junior Series events. Full Details
Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at San Luis Obispo

Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at San Luis Obispo

San Luis Obispo, California

August 31, 2019

5 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
Empire Am Getting Paid - The Boardr Am Finals

Empire Am Getting Paid - The Boardr Am Finals

Montreal, Canada

August 29 - Septemer 1, 2019

5 Months Away
Each year 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
Vans Park Series World Championships Utah

Vans Park Series World Championships Utah

Salt Lake City, Utah

September 3 - 7, 2019

6 Months Away
Full Details
Hot Wheels™ Junior Series Built by Woodward at Woodward, Pennsylvania

Hot Wheels™ Junior Series Built by Woodward at Woodward, Pennsylvania

Woodward, Pennsylvania

September 27 - 29, 2019

6 Months Away
An open skateboarding and BMX contest for kids 16 and under of all skill levels. Full Details
Coffee and Donuts at The Boardr HQ

Coffee and Donuts at The Boardr HQ

Tampa, Florida

November 11, 2019

8 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

December 14, 2019

9 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