Site Requires Flash Player and JavaScript (on) for optimal viewing.

bypass the detection
Action Sports

Tour’s Portland stop is big success to participants, officials, fans

    For the fifth consecutive year, athletes, officials and fans labeled the Dew Tour’s stop in Portland, held over the weekend at the Rose Quarter, nothing short of a success.

    A total of 47,680 attended over the four days and watched top athletes competing in the action sports of BMX, freestyle motocross and skateboarding. The attendance was down slightly from last year’s total of 51,000 but compares to other stops the Dew Tour has made this year, event officials said.

    Sunday’s events, which wrapped up the third of the tour’s five stops this year, featured some old stars, an up-and-coming event and some outstanding performances.

    The highlight of the day for most fans was the battle that took place on the BMX Park course, where podium staple and renowned BMX rider Dave Mirra, 35, battled with 19-year-old Garrett Reynolds for bragging rights.

    — Excerpt from The Oregonian, August 17, 2009


    video




    Watch our two minute video to learn more about the Oregon Sports Authority's efforts to promote the state as a premier sports destination.

    NEWSLETTER SIGN UPs

    Sign up to receive a monthly update with the latest Oregon sports news and event information, plus get exclusive access to ticket discounts!

    MEMBERS

    Members

    Requires Flash Player and JavaScript (on) for optimal viewing.

    .

    latest news


    eUpdate – PK80, IndyCar Coming to Portland, Congrats to the Thorns, Cirque du Soleil Crystal

    In the summer of 2012, Michigan State athletic director Mark Hollis began to form plans for an unprecedented 16-team men’s...

    http://www.oregonsports.org/eupdate-pk80-nears-tip-off-indycar-coming-to-portland-congrats-to-the-thorns-cirque-du-soleil-crystal/

    eUpdate – Oregon Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, Disaster Relief, Street Soccer USA and New Members

    The Oregon Sports Hall of Fame will induct a class of six new members during its annual induction ceremony on...

    http://www.oregonsports.org/eupdate-oregon-sports-hall-of-fame-induction-ceremony-disaster-relief-street-soccer-usa-and-new-members/

    eUpdate – Little League Softball, WinCo Foods Portland Open, Cambia Portland Classic

    Little League softball teams from the U.S., Canada, the Philippines, Czech Republic and Puerto Rico are in Portland this week...

    http://www.oregonsports.org/eupdate-little-league-softball-world-series-winco-foods-portland-open-cambia-portland-classic/

    find out what's new and

    what's next in oregon sports!

    follow the oregon sports authority on

    Twitter      Facebook