San Diego, CA — The Next Invasion, the first ever grom skateboard tour, hits the skatepark circuit with demos and contests beginning on July 14, 2002 in Clairemont, CA, continuing through Utah, Colorado, and finally ending in Las Vegas, Nevada on July 26, 2002. This all kid tour is designed to promote skateboarding for all ages.

The Next Invasion, a direct spin-off of the Osiris Next Cup amateur series contests, will feature top placing skateboarders and travel to 19 skateparks in 14 days. The tour will showcase this list of talented youth in rockstar style: Riley Hawk (age 9), Tyler Bledose (age 12), Nate Prescott (age 10), Zak Prescott (age 12), Noah Prescott (age 5), Simon Prescott (age 7), Truman Hooker (age 12), Ricki Lovoto (age 11), Evan Mirschel (age 11), Sean Stulz (age 11), Chase Webb (age 7), Grayson Fletcher (age 11), Michael Anderson (age 12), Torey Pudwill (age 12) and Oliver Rivas (age 10).

The Next Invasion tour will be held on the following dates and locations:07.14.02 Clairemont, CA Demo at YMCA Skatepark
07.14.02 Bakersfield, CA Free skate at Bakersfield Public Park
07.15.02 Ripon, CA Free skate at Ripon Public Skatepark
07.15.02 Tahoe, CA Free skate at Tahoe Public Skatepark
07.17.02 Grass Valley, CA Demo at Grass Valley Public Skatepark
07.17.02 Reno, NV Free skate at Reno Public Skatepark
07.18.02 Winnemucca, NV Free skate Winnemucca Public Skatepark
07.18.02 Elko, NV Free skate Elko Public Skatepark
07.19.02 Logan, UT Free skate at Logan Public Skatepark
07.19.02 Park City, UT Free skate at Park City Public Skatepark
07.20.02 Sandy, UT Free skate at Sandy Public Skatepark
07.20.02 Salt Lake City, UT Demo at Connection Skatepark
07.21.02 Aspen, CO Free skate parks along the way!
07.22.02 Aspen, CO Demo at Aspen Public Skatepark
07.24.02 Aspen, CO Contest at Aspen Public Skatepark
07.25.02 St. George, UT Free skate at St. George Public Skatepark
07.26.02 Las Vegas, NV Demo at Las Vegas Super Park

The boys will be working hard promoting the sponsors who have helped make this tour possible. For more information please contact Nicole at Mad Media (760) 721-3600.