An evaluation by PavCo’s bid committee gave Polytan LigaTurf distributor Centaur Products just 5.41 out of 10 for its proposed price.
The finals on Saturday afternoon were interrupted briefly by the wet weather, but it didn't stop boarders from hitting the pool at Hastings Skatepark.
A little rain didn't stop some of the world's best pool skaters from taking part in the Van Doren Invitational skateboarding competition
Sports economist Andrew Zimbalist points out that the men's prize money is 38.5 times higher despite amazing TV ratings for female soccer.
The Vancouver tennis star's next opponent will be either Scotland's Andy Murray or Croatia's Ivo Karlovic.