Harlem Youth Tennis Players Bring Baller Skills To Tennis Scholarship Tryouts With John McEnroe

On Thursday, July 18, 2019—After returning from an exciting trip to London for Wimbledon 2019, tennis icon and commentator John McEnroe is keen to mint the next young phenom a la Wimbledon breakout star Cori “Coco” Gauff—right here in NYC. Continue Reading →

Free Family Tennis And Reading Program For Kids Presented By Mayor David Dinkins

This summer the Free Family Tennis and Reading Program for children ten and under will take place at the Frederick Johnson Playground “The Jungle” at 151 Street & 7th Avenue starting Saturday, July 13th to August 17th, 2019, from 9:00 AM -11:00 AM. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Althea Gibson First Black Woman To Win A Championship At Wimbledon

Althea Gibson, August 25, 1927 – September 28, 2003, was an American tennis player and professional golfer, and the first black athlete of either gender to cross the color line of international tennis. Continue Reading →

City Parks Is Looking For The Next Althea Gibson At The Lacoste Tennis Academy Tryouts

Harlem has tons of talent, ask Althea Gibson, who was the first black woman to win a Championship at Wimbledon.

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The McEnroe Brothers Host Young Tennis Players At Scholarship Tryout In Harlem

John McEnroe, SPORTIME, and the Johnny Mac Tennis Project (JMTP) hosted a tryout Thursday morning for children.

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John McEnroe in Harlem For Youth Tennis Scholarship Tryouts

John McEnroe, SPORTIME Randall’s Island and the Johnny Mac Tennis Project (JMTP) are excited to host tryouts tomorrow morning.

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Megan Duchess Of Sussex Wins In Timeless Harlem Style At Wimbledon 2018

The Megan Duchess of Sussex wearing timeless Althea Gibson Harlem tennis style and the Duchess of Cambridge attended Wimbledon together for the first time on Saturday afternoon to watch the women’s singles final. Continue Reading →

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