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.)