Are Your Ready For Baku, The 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix Is Ready For You (Video)

Summer is the time that Harlemites love to travel around the world, and if you are heading to Azerbaijan you may want to check out the Baku City Circuit, at the 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix in June 23rd-25th, 2017. Continue Reading →

Conversations In Black Freedom Studies: Black Athletes And The Freedom Struggle

From Muhammad Ali to the Williams sisters, the symbolic politics of black athletes have galvanized the black revolt for social justice. Continue Reading →

Knees Up, Spring Track & Field Programs For Kids From Harlem To Hollis

Registration is available for two youth Track & Field programs. Both programs are free and include the use of equipment.  Continue Reading →

Chelsea FC, Designit Host Harlem Teams At Soccer Camp To Learn Coding And More

Sport Techie reports that Chelsea FC is best known as an English Premier League team, and it has also teamed up with Designit, a global design company, to integrate soccer and design at a camp for underserved communities. Continue Reading →

NY Knicks Struggle Early But Future Looks Bright

By: Mike Robinson

The Knicks came into this season with expectations as high as they’ve been this decade. Continue Reading →

11 Super Bowl Party Guest Etiquette Tips

Okay, let’s get it out of the way the NY Jets and the New York Giants did not make the Super Bowl LI, so it’s the New England Patriots and the Atlanta Falcons battling it out in Houston on Sunday, February 5th, 2017.  Continue Reading →

Ajee’ Wilson Runs The Sixth Fastest 600 Of All Time In Upper Manhattan

Ajee’ Wilson continued to show strong early-season form, clocking the second-fastest indoor 600m ever by an American woman at the 22nd annual New Balance Games at the Armory Track & Field Center in Upper Manhattan. Continue Reading →

On This Date, 59 Years Ago, Willie O’Ree Broke the Color Barrier From Ice Hockey in Harlem

Describing Willie O’Ree’s NHL debut as a Boston Bruin against the Candiens, Dave Stubbs writes “The native of Fredericton, New Brunswick, had arrived in Montreal from Quebec on an emergency call-up, carrying a suitcase and the baggage of racial intolerance he had been lugging through the minor pros.” Continue Reading →

de Blasio And Farina Support Mentoring Event On MLK Day

NYC Service, in partnership with New York City Football Club, today hosted its Annual Speed Mentoring Event at the Club’s office in midtown Manhattan. Continue Reading →

Colgate Men’s Ice Hockey And Ice Hockey In Harlem Have Fun Pucking Around

Despite a weekend off from competition, the Colgate men’s ice hockey team still hit the ice Saturday afternoon as the Raiders volunteered with Ice Hockey in Harlem in Central Park. Continue Reading →

Figure Skating In Harlem To Launch In Detroit

Skaters at Figure Skating in Harlem gala_Photo Credit_Sue Coflin Max PhotoThe widely-heralded Figure Skating in Harlem youth development program — the first of its kind to combine education and the artistic discipline of figure skating for girls of color — is coming to Detroit, the first city selected in a national expansion. Continue Reading →

“The Super Bowl Of Double Dutch” Comes To The Apollo Theater

double-dutch-harlem-usa-1National Double Dutch League welcomes double dutch teams of all ages from all around the globe to celebrate the 25th year of the David A. Walker Memorial annual Double Dutch Holiday Classic at the famous Apollo Theater (253 W. 125 Street, New York, NY) on Sunday, December 4, 2016 from 1:00 – 4:00 P.M. Continue Reading →

Join Harlem Fave Simone Biles At AOL Build

simone-biles1Join Boys & Girls Club of Harlem fundraiser participant and Olympic champion Simone Biles as she discusses “Courage to Soar,” co-written with journalist Michelle Burford, that chronicles Biles’ inspirational path to success. Continue Reading →

New York Knicks Struggle Early But Future Looks Bright

knicks-and-derrick-rose-sliderBy Mike Robinson

The New York Knicks came into this season with expectations as high as they’ve been this decade. Phil Jackson‘s reputation as a basketball genius had come into question, but with off season acquisitions Continue Reading →

The Famous Lenox Oval In Harlem NY 1911-1930’s

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The Lenox Oval at Lenox Avenue and 145th Street was the play field where many a sport was played from soccer with the New York Soccer Leaque, like the St. George’s, I. R. T. Strollers to Negro Leaque baseball, like the Lincoln Stars, Lincoln Giants, etc., was played in Harlem, New York frm 1911 to 1930. Continue Reading →