What: Vans®, the title sponsor of the AST Dew Tour’s Vans Invitational will donate $10,000 to Portland’s Parks and Recreation at a presentation at Glenhaven Skatepark. The donation will help Portland continue the advancement of skateparks in the area and longstanding dedication to the growth and proliferation of action sports. Following the presentation there will be a meet and greet with select AST Dew Tour and Vans athletes.
The AST Dew Tour’s Vans Invitational will be held at Portland’s Rose Quarter, August 16-19 with more than 150 of the world’s best skateboarder, BMX and freestyle motocross athletes competing for the coveted Dew Cup at the third of five stops on the 2007 season.
When: 3:00-4:30 p.m.Tuesday, August 14, 2007 Who: Mayor Tom Potter, Mayor of Portland Chris Overholser, Vans representative Wade Marting, President and General Manager of the AST Dew Tour Josh Borden, Vans skate athlete Omar Hassan, Vans skate athlete Gary Young, Vans and AST Dew Tour BMX athlete Where: Glenhaven Skatepark 3001 NE 82nd Ave Portland, OR 97220 (The corner of 82nd Ave and Siskiyou St.)