Congratulations Zach Saraceno for winning Damn Am of the Year!
The Damn Am NYC finals were held yesterday at the LES skatepark. Some incredible skating went down as these hungry amateurs battled it out on the course. When the dust settled, Zach Saraceno emerged victorious for the second Damn Am in a row. Zach was named 2016’s Damn Am of the Year securing his spot at Tampa Am and an invite to the 2017 SLS Pro Open. After the contest the action moved over to the double set for the best trick event. Yoshi Tanenbaum took home first place and $1,500 for a massive bigflip down the stairs. Have a look at a photo recap of highlights from yesterdays event.
Australia’s Noah Nayef handles the wedge gap.
Sean Imes kickflips into the bank.
Mario McCoy kickflip crooks down the rail.
Dashawn Jordan styles a back tail.
Niko Howard front crooks as a future ripper looks on.
Santiago Rodriguez floats one.
Yoshi Tanenbaum locks into a nosegrind.
Maurio McCoy heelflipped the double set in his run!
Dashawn Jordan sets off the best trick contest with a switch flip.
Zion Wright drops a massive backside 360 ollie.
Zion also threw down a nice back heel.
Dashawn Jordan floats a frontside flip.
The photo didn’t come out, but Yoshi Tanenbaum won with a bigflip.
Photos: Bart Jones