By Ed Davila June 17, 2020, marked the 92nd birthday of Herbert “Chuck” Griffin, the legendary East Harlem coach and social activist. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Continue Reading →
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 Continue Reading →
Harlem has tons of talent, ask Althea Gibson, who was the first black woman to win a Championship at Wimbledon. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!
City Parks Foundation (CPF) is kicking off its 2019 Spring sports programs for young people and seniors this April. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!
WTA Tennis reports that WTA legend Martina Navratilova was presented with the Shining Star Award by the Harlem Junior Tennis and Education Program at a charity gala in New York City Continue Reading →
The NY Posts reports that there are the schools Mayor de Blasio doesn’t mention. At 32 city elementary and middle schools, the average English-math proficiency rate on state exams has not Continue Reading →
In a Harlem community that produced Althea-Gibson, you know we love tennis. That’s why its great that you and the family can cap off the summer and celebrate the 2016 Continue Reading →