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Skaters for Portland Skateparks mission is to create a comprehensive system of world-class public skateparks in Portland, Oregon.

Our vision is to make skateboarding safe and freely accessible to every skateboarder every day for everybody’s benefit.

Skaters for Portland Skateparks is a non-profit corporation, tax exempt pursuant to 501(c)(3) of the IRS code.

Board of Directors:
Mark Conahan, Treasurer
Tom Miller, Chair
Sarah Burgess, Vice-Chair

Archive for October, 2007

Pier Park anniversary session

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2007


The weather was great for the Pier Park Anniversary session ten days ago. A good turnout, t-shirt giveaway and pipe-pasting contest made for good times. Check out the coverage on Earth Patrol Media and Skate and Annoy.

Photo by Rich Burton

Pier Park is one year old

Wednesday, October 10th, 2007

Pier birthday

One day it’s just a hole in the ground and before you know it it’s walking and talking. Hard to believe isn’t it? Weather looks good this weekend. Nothing official, although we have a couple of decks and some tshirts we might be persuaded to part with. Come grind with us.