Tony Hawk Vert Alert at Salt Lake City

August 24 - 27, 2022

A vert contest for men and women with invited skaters and an open qualifier.

Location

Utah State Fairpark, 155 1000 West, Salt Lake City, Utah

Registration

Register Online Now

Entry fee is $100USD.

Waiver

Everyone will be required to sign a waiver on site. If you're under 18, make sure you have a parent or legal guardian with you to sign and remain in attendance with you the entire time.

Schedule

  • Wednesday, August 24: Practice
    • 12pm: Registration
    • 12pm - 2pm: Women’s Open Qualifiers Practice
    • 2pm - 4pm: Men’s Open Qualifiers Practice
    • 4pm: Riders Meeting
    • 4pm - 6pm: Women’s Semi-Finals Practice
    • 6pm - 8pm: Men’s Semi-Finals Practice
  • Thursday, August 25: Practice
    • 10am: Registration
    • 10am - 12:30pm: Women’s Open Qualifiers Practice
    • 12:30pm - 3pm: Men’s Open Qualifiers Practice
    • 3pm - 5:30pm: Women’s Semi-Finals Practice
    • 5:30pm - 8pm: Men’s Semi-Finals Practice
    • 8pm: Start Lists Posted
  • Friday, August 26: Men’s and Women’s Semi-Finals and Legends Demo
    • 9am - 10am: Legends Practice
    • 10am - 11am: Women’s Open Qualifiers Practice
    • 11am - 12pm: Women’s Open Qualifiers
      • Format
        • 8 skater jams, 4 runs each
        • 45 seconds max
        • Organized, in order, one at a time
        • Skate until you fall
        • Top 4 advance to Semi-Finals to meet pre-seeded skaters
    • 12pm - 1pm: Men’s Open Qualifiers Practice
    • 1pm - 2pm: Men’s Open Qualifiers
      • Format: Same as Women’s
    • 2pm - 3:30pm: Women’s Semi-Finals Practice
    • 3:30pm - 4:30pm: Women's Semi-Finals
      • Format
        • 10 skater jams, 4 runs each
        • Organized, in order, one at a time
        • No time limit on runs
        • Skate until you fall
        • Top 8 advance to Finals
    • 4:30pm - 6pm: Men’s Semi-Finals Practice
    • 6pm - 7pm: Men’s Semi-Finals
      • Format: Same as Women’s
    • 7pm: Legends Demo
  • Saturday, August 27: Finals, Best Trick, and Awards
    • 2pm - 3pm: Women's Finals Practice
    • 3pm - 3:30pm: Women’s Finals
      • Format
        • Organized, in order, one at a time
        • Skate until you fall
        • Total jam time: 30 mins
        • Each skater will receive equal amount of runs
    • 3:30pm - 4:15pm: Men’s Finals Practice
    • 4:15pm - 5pm: Men’s Finals
      • Same format as Women’s, but jam is 40 mins
    • 5pm - 5:30pm: Men’s and Women’s Best Trick
    • 5:30pm: Awards and Tony Hawk Speech

Social

Use the hashtag #THVertAlert.

Judging Criteria

  • Performance is judged on overall impression of skater in jam
  • Judges analyze the following elements when scoring:
    • Commitment, creativity, and use of entire ramp and features
    • Distance traveled through air, slides, or grinds
    • Speed, style, flow, and power
    • Lines carry weight, but innovation and difficulty are rewarded
  • Bails after a 30 second run is completed will not factor into the skater's score

The Course

Tony Hawk Vert Ramp


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