The Boardr Am at Atlanta

The Boardr Am at Atlanta

May 11, 2019

Atlanta, Georgia

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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.

Location

Kennesaw Skatepark, 3140 Old 41 Highway NW, Kennesaw, Georgia

Register Now

Register now online to save your spot at The Boardr Am at Atlanta. Refunds are completely okay if you can't make it. Entering the contest after it is already full, however, is not possible. Please take care of your registration before that happens.

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Schedule

The schedule at every stop for The Boardr Am is the same. We run things on time and publish the Jams on the front page of our site the night before.

  • FRIDAY
    • 12pm - 6pm: Registration, Practice, Check-In
    • 5pm: Start List Posted
  • SATURDAY
    • 9am - 11am: Registration, Practice, Check-In
    • 11am: Qualifiers in Jam Format
      • Three skater jams, three minutes each
      • Top 18 make the cut to the Semi-Finals
    • 3pm: Semi-Finals in Jam Format
      • Three skater jams, three minutes each
      • Top six make the cut to the Finals
    • 4pm: Finals in 2/5/4 Format
      • The format in the Finals is 2 runs and 5 best trick attempts where your best 4 out of those 7 scores counts. We call it 2/5/4 Format. Basically, Street League format.
    • 5pm: Awards
      • Winner gets lodging and $500 towards travel expenses to compete in The Boardr Am Series Finals at Empire Open in Montreal with a $20,000CAD Prize Purse
      • The Zumiez Destroyer Award goes to The Boardr Am favorite at each stop, coming from anything having to do with ripping skating, style, side antics, or just overall killing it
      • Special thanks to our friends at Zumiez for helping with The Boardr Am travel expenses
    • 5:30pm: Best Trick open to everyone - $250 cash
  • SUNDAY
    • Rain Day

Questions about format? Click here to see details on Jams vs Runs format.

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The Course

It Was Austyn Gillette's Idea

We had a good time making this video announcing The Boardr Am with Austyn Gillette. Thanks for watching. Austyn, thanks for the great advice!

Past Video Coverage

The Boardr Am Series at Huntington Beach, July 2018

Interview With Christian Dufrene, Winner of The Boardr Am at Atlanta, May 2016

Recap: Christian Dufrene Wins The Boardr Am at Atlanta, May 2016

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.

Chaz Miley from Columbus GA Skateboarder Profile

Chaz Miley, Logistics and Photography

Dylan Perry from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Dylan Perry, Director and Registration

Justin Brock from MTA NC Skateboarder Profile

Justin Brock, Announcer

Bob Reynolds from Raleigh NC Skateboarder Profile

Bob Reynolds, Head Judge

Bacon Chef from Wilmington NC Skateboarder Profile

Bacon Chef, 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

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Upcoming Event Date Description
Vans Park Series Africa Regionals

Vans Park Series Africa Regionals

Cape Town, South Africa

July 26 - 27, 2019

7 Days Away!
It's the fourth year of the Vans Park Series that leads to the World Chamionships. Full Details
Vans RebelJam - BMX Street Invitational

Vans RebelJam - BMX Street Invitational

Huntington Beach, California

July 26 - 28, 2019

7 Days Away!
An Invitational BMX Contest at US Open. Full Details
Vans Showdown

Vans Showdown

Huntington Beach, California

July 29 - August 4, 2019

10 Days Away!
A men and women invite-only jam format event with best trick contests and obstacles designed by select brands. Full Details
Vans Park Series Europa Regionals

Vans Park Series Europa Regionals

Paris, France

August 8, 2019

3 Weeks Away
It's the fourth year of the Vans Park Series that leads to the World Chamionships. Full Details
Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Los Angeles

Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Los Angeles

Los Angeles, California

August 10, 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 Pro Tour France

Vans Park Series Pro Tour France

Paris, France

August 5 - 10, 2019

3 Weeks Away
It's the fourth year of the Vans Park Series that leads to the World Chamionships. Full Details
Vans Park Series Asia Regionals

Vans Park Series Asia Regionals

Singapore

August 16 - 17, 2019

4 Weeks Away
It's the fourth year of the Vans Park Series that leads to the World Chamionships. Full Details
Vans Park Series Americas Regionals

Vans Park Series Americas Regionals

Huntington Beach, California

August 22 - 24, 2019

5 Weeks Away
It's the fourth year of the Vans Park Series that leads to the World Chamionships. 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 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 San Luis Obispo

Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at San Luis Obispo

San Luis Obispo, California

August 31, 2019

6 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
Empire Open

Empire Open

Montreal, Canada

August 29 - September 1, 2019

6 Weeks 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 Pro Tour World Championships Utah

Vans Park Series Pro Tour World Championships Utah

Salt Lake City, Utah

September 3 - 7, 2019

7 Weeks Away
The final stop and World Championships for Vans Park Series. 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

2 Months Away
An open skateboarding and BMX contest for kids 16 and under of all skill levels. Full Details
Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Houston

Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Houston

Houston, Texas

October 5, 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
Exposure Skate

Exposure Skate

Huntington Beach, California

November 2, 2019

4 Months Away
This is the 8th Annual Exposure Skate event for women. Full Details
Coffee and Donuts at The Boardr HQ

Coffee and Donuts at The Boardr HQ

Tampa, Florida

November 11, 2019

4 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

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