Dmitry Druzhinsky – Along With USWA, Politicians, Hosts Tournament At MatchPointNYC

Dmitry Druzhinsky - Along With USWA, Politicians, Hosts Tournament At MatchPointNYC
Dmitry Druzhinsky – Along With USWA, Politicians, Hosts Tournament At MatchPointNYC

Explains the U.S. Wall Ball Association: beach-goers in the 1930s passed time by hitting a bald tennis ball against the sides of wooden jetties, which inspired the New York Parks Department to place community handball courts in public parks. Today, the game of wall ball is a professional activity played at athletic centers across the country. Dmitry Druzhinsky, co-founder of MatchPoint NYC, a Brooklyn-based upscale health and fitness complex, was recently joined by politicians for the annual Pro Wall Ball Tournament. This large event – billed as the “Battle of the Boroughs,” – grows awareness of public health and youth empowerment in the area, with the winning team awarded a trophy along with bragging rights.

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