Categories for Skateboarding

Dew Tour returning to Portland this summer with streetstyle event

Celebrating its ten-year anniversary, the Dew Tour will return to Portland for a two-day streetstyle-focused event, August 16-17. NBC will air two and a half hours of original programming from the Toyota City Championships, as well as two hours on NBCSN. “With its heritage of action sports, Portland is an ideal host city for Dew Tour events, demonstrated for seven straight years after coming in as a founding host city…

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City ready to roll with Steel Bridge skatepark plan

Dude. The city of Portland hopes to hire a team by late February to help create a large new skatepark at the west end of the Steel Bridge. It’s part of a seven-year-old plan to build several skateparks around the city where young people can skateboard and rollerblade on a series of bowls, ramps, rails, half-pipes, quarter-pipes, pyramids, flatbanks and jumps. One of the largest of the planned parks, around…

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