Amateur Events

Upcoming Amateur Events

Vans Park Series Oceania Continental Championships
5 Weeks Away

Vans Park Series Oceania Continental Championships

February 27 - March 4, 2017, Manly, Australia

It's the second year of the VPS. Get the full schedule and details on the changes for 2017 here. Full Details
Vans Park Series Global Qualifiers at Manly
5 Weeks Away

Vans Park Series Global Qualifiers at Manly

February 27 - March 4, 2017, Manly, Australia

It's the second year of the VPS. Get the full schedule and details on the changes for 2017 here. Full Details
Vans Park Series Global Qualifiers at Serra Negra
3 Months Away

Vans Park Series Global Qualifiers at Serra Negra

April 8, 2017, Serra Negra, Brazil

It's the second year of the VPS. Full details coming soon. Full Details
Zappos Rideshop at Las Vegas
3 Months Away

Zappos Rideshop at Las Vegas

April 22, 2017, Las Vegas, Nevada

This year we’re taking over the Zappos Campus again. It's the old City Hall building in downtown Las Vegas. There’s a double set out front that was skated for the first time ever at last year's Rideshop. We've got new plans in the works this year... Full Details
Van’s Combi Bowl Contest
4 Months Away

Van’s Combi Bowl Contest

May 13, 2017, Orange, California

Vans' annual Combi Bowl contest. Full Details
Vans Park Series Global Qualifiers at Malmo
4 Months Away

Vans Park Series Global Qualifiers at Malmo

May 27, 2017, Malmo, Sweden

It's the second year of the VPS. Full details coming soon. Full Details
The Boardr Am at NYC
5 Months Away

The Boardr Am at NYC

June 3, 2017, New York, New York

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 Global Qualifiers at Vancouver
6 Months Away

Vans Park Series Global Qualifiers at Vancouver

July 8, 2017, Vancouver, Canada

It's the second year of the VPS. Full details coming soon. Full Details
Copenhagen Open
6 Months Away

Copenhagen Open

July 19 - 23, 2017, Copenhagen, Denmark

The good people of CPH Skatepark want to again celebrate skateboarding by expanding the city's skate limits, every year creating new places to skate. Full Details
Vans Park Series Global Qualifiers at Huntington
6 Months Away

Vans Park Series Global Qualifiers at Huntington

July 30 - August 6, 2017, Huntington Beach, California

It's the second year of the VPS. Full details coming soon. Full Details
Vans Park Series World Championships at TBA
8 Months Away

Vans Park Series World Championships at TBA

September TBD, 2017, TBA, USA

It's the second year of the VPS. Full details coming soon. Full Details

Previous Amateur Events

Empire Backyard Party 2013

September 7, 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

Kimberley Diamond Cup 2013

September 29, 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

Fun Fun Fun Fest

November 12, Austin, Texas

The Fun Fun Fun Fest features some of the best acts in music, along with skateboarding and BMX demos. They hired The Boardr to help coordinate the skateboarding portion of things there, and yes, it was fun. Full Details

Grind for Life Series at Lake Bonny Skatepark

March 1, 2014, Lakeland, 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 Hangar

April 5, 2014, Sacramento, California

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

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 Familia

April 19, 2014, Minneapolis, Minnesota

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 Peoria

May 3, 2014, Phoenix, Arizona

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

NEW DATE: Grind for Life Series at Bradenton Riverwalk Skatepark

October 11, 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

The 3rd Annual Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival

November 8, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

A skateboard shindig in the center of Tyler the Creator's 3rd Annual Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival mayhem. Full Details

Grind for Life Series 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. Full Details

BINGO at The Boardr: An Industry Game of SKATE at 7PM

December 5, 2014, Tampa, Florida

On Friday night at 7pm at The Boardr HQ, we're picking 16 of our industry friends aka old guys for a Game of BINGO (aka SKATE). We hope to see you here. The TF will be free and open to skate. Full Details

The Boardr Am at Los Angeles

January 24, 2015, Los Angeles, California

The Boardr Am is a top amateur skateboarding series. Register here online right now before limited spots are gone. Winners at each stop are flown to the Finals at X Games Austin to meet six other specially invited ams. Full Details

The Boardr Am at Houston

February 14, 2015, Houston, Texas

The Boardr Am is a top amateur skateboarding series. Register here online right now before limited spots are gone. Winners at each stop are flown to the Finals at X Games Austin to meet six other specially invited ams. Full Details

Grind for Life Series at Lakeland Presented by adidas

February 21, 2015, Lakeland, Florida

The Grind for Life Series in Association with The Boardr is a Florida series of all ages/skills skateboarding contests benefiting the Grind for Life organization that assists cancer patients with travel expenses. Full Details

The Boardr Am at Tampa Bay

February 28, 2015, Bradenton, Florida

The Boardr Am is a top amateur skateboarding series. Register here online right now before limited spots are gone. Winners at each stop are flown to the Finals at X Games Austin to meet six other specially invited ams. Full Details

adidas Skate Copa Southwest Regionals at Los Angeles

March 7, 2015, Los Angeles, California

This is the second year of adidas Skate Copa, a Shop vs Shop battle with the Finals in Los Angeles. We'll have full details on each stop soon. For now, save the date and we'll see you there! Full Details

The Boardr Am at Detroit

April 4, 2015, Detroit, Michigan

The Boardr Am is a top amateur skateboarding series. Register here online right now before limited spots are gone. Winners at each stop are flown to the Finals at X Games Austin to meet six other specially invited ams. Full Details

Grind for Life Series at New Smyrna Presented by adidas

April 11, 2015, New Smyrna, Florida

The Grind for Life Series in Association with The Boardr is a Florida series of all ages/skills skateboarding contests benefiting the Grind for Life organization that assists cancer patients with travel expenses. Full Details

adidas Skate Copa Northwest Regionals at Portland

April 25, 2015, Portland, Oregon

This is the second year of adidas Skate Copa, a Shop vs Shop battle with the Finals in Los Angeles. We'll have full details on each stop soon. For now, save the date and we'll see you there! Full Details

The Boardr Am at New York

May 2, 2015, New York, New York

The Boardr Am is a top amateur skateboarding series. Register here online right now before limited spots are gone. Winners at each stop are flown to the Finals at X Games Austin to meet six other specially invited ams. Full Details

adidas Skate Copa Southeast Regionals at Atlanta

May 16, 2015, Atlanta, Georgia

This is the second year of adidas Skate Copa, a Shop vs Shop battle with the Finals in Los Angeles. We'll have full details on each stop soon. For now, save the date and we'll see you there! Full Details

The Boardr Am at Las Vegas

May 23, 2015, Las Vegas, Nevada

The Boardr Am is a top amateur skateboarding series. Register here online right now before limited spots are gone. Winners at each stop are flown to the Finals at X Games Austin to meet six other specially invited ams. Full Details

Zappos Rideshop

May 29, 2015, Las Vegas, Nevada

We're taking over Fremont Street from Las Vegas Boulevard to 6th Avenue for a casual and Vegas-style street skateboarding contest with some of your favorite invited pros and ams. Full Details

X Games Austin 2015

June 4 - 7, 2015, 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

The Boardr Am Finals at X Games Austin

June 4 - 7, 2015, Austin, Texas

The Boardr Am is a top amateur skateboarding series that just wrapped up its first season. Winners at each stop are flown to the Finals at X Games Austin to meet six other specially invited ams. The Finals here are an elite list of just 12 top ams. Full Details

Grind for Life Series at Fort Lauderdale Presented by adidas

June 13, 2015, Fort Lauderdale, Florida

The Grind for Life Series in Association with The Boardr is a Florida series of all ages/skills skateboarding contests benefiting the Grind for Life organization that assists cancer patients with travel expenses. Full Details

adidas Skate Copa Midwest Regionals at Louisville

June 27, 2015, Louisville, Kentucky

adidas Skate Copa is an international shop vs shop team contest where the winning shops from each stop are flown to the Global Finals. Full Details

Manfully Collapsed Video Premiere at The Boardr HQ

July 8, 2015, Tampa, Florida

Join us for free skating from 6pm to 9pm where we'll be showing the Manfully Collapsed video at 7pm. Full Details

adidas Skate Copa Northeast Regionals at New York

July 11, 2015, New York, New York

adidas Skate Copa is an international shop vs shop team contest where the winning shops from each stop are flown to the Global Finals. Full Details

Van Doren Invitational at Vancouver

July 9 - 11, 2015, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Vans is returning to Hastings with the Van Doren Invitational. We'll have full details and the schedule soon. Full Details

The Boardr Am at Copenhagen

July 15, 2015, Copenhagen, Denmark

The 2015 - 2016 season of The Boardr Am Series is coming together. We'll have full details and the entire list of all stops soon. Full Details

The Boardr Events List

With headquarters in Tampa, Florida, The Boardr hosts worldwide, top quality skateboarding competitions and events. From coordinating international contest series like the adidas Skate Copa, fun and ripping pro contests like Copenhagen Open, 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 push your wood and wheels.

Event Types

adidas Skate Copa (17) All Ages and Skills (32) Amateur (90) Art Shows (9) Autograph Signings (4) BMX (4) Born and Raised (2) Copenhagen (7) Demos (13) Dew Tour (4) Girls and Womens (27) Grind for Life Series (27) Hart Lines (2) Innoskate (3) Invite Only (51) Kimberley Diamond Cup (3) Major Events (8) Open (72) Parties (26) Professional (49) Southbound and Down (4) The Boardr Am Series (15) The Boardr Gainesville (14) The Boardr HQ Tampa (34) Trade Shows (1) Van Doren Invitational (4) Vans Park Series (15) Video Premieres (12) X Games (4)