“Battle of the Boroughs” Raises Awareness of Public Health and Youth Empowerment – Dmitry Druzhinsky

“Battle of the Boroughs” Raises Awareness of Public Health and Youth Empowerment - Dmitry Druzhinsky
“Battle of the Boroughs” Raises Awareness of Public Health and Youth Empowerment – Dmitry Druzhinsky

According to the U.S. Wall Ball Association, back in the 1930s individuals at the beaches hit a bald tennis ball against the walls of wooden docks. This created interest in the New York Parks Department to make public handball courts in city parks. Today, the game is a professional sport usually known as Wall Ball and is played at sport centers across the country. Dmitry Druzhinsky, co-founder of MatchPoint NYC, a leading health and fitness complex in Brooklyn, was recently joined by leading lawmakers for the Pro Wall Ball Tournament. The annual remarkable competition known as “Battle of the Boroughs,” enlightens people about the topics of public health and youth empowerment. The winning team was given a trophy and a year of bragging rights.

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Dmitry Druzhinsky Welcomes International Events To MatchPointNYC

Dmitry Druzhinsky Welcomes International Events To MatchPointNYC
Dmitry Druzhinsky Welcomes International Events To MatchPointNYC

A luxurious rec center for professional athletes and regular New Yorkers is rapidly becoming a global destination for tennis, swimming, basketball, gymnastics, martial arts and more. With members and guests experiencing the high number of activities available, famous professional athletes are utilizing the facilities during their training sessions. From stars, special occasions, and fundraisers, an abundance of sporting events are coming to MatchPoint NYC. The size and versatility of the luxury recreation facility allows for convenience and expert competitions, including the proper regulation sized quarters for accurate results. Co-founder of Brooklyn’s premier rec center, Dmitry Druzhinsky is honored about the activities and sporting events he is hosting at MatchPoint NYC.

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Dmitry Druzhinsky Offers Divers Activities At MatchPointNYC

Dmitry Druzhinsky Offers Divers Activities At MatchPointNYC
Dmitry Druzhinsky Offers Divers Activities At MatchPointNYC

Dmitry Druzhinsky, along with MatchPoint NYC’s staff, is proud to offer diverse activities and provide a superior center for athletic excellence. The center’s aquatic director, Konstantin Petrov, is an renowned athlete with a Bronze medal from the Olympics and European Championships Gold medals. Training on a year-round schedule, the swim team helps athletes meet their peak performance. Previous successful events at MatchPoint NYC also include the International Sambo Championship, in which the center partnered with the American Amateur Sambo Federation to welcome participants from all over the world sending athletes to participate in their Sambo, Judo, or mixed martial arts activities. The cutting-edge tennis facility at MatchPoint NYC hosts the world-class junior tournament training system, a program available based on invite only to highly ranked national and international players. Offering personalized coaching alongside intensive drills, match play, mental conditioning, and world-class sporting events, MatchPoint NYC is the premier fitness center in the region for youth and adults.

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Druzhinsky Dependable Host For Charitable Sports Tourneys

Druzhinsky Dependable Host For Charitable Sports Tourneys
Druzhinsky Dependable Host For Charitable Sports Tourneys

Along with sports fans, politicians, business and media professionals, and celebrities gather every year to witness the fast-paced competition. Local figures from Brooklyn and the Bronx have been smashing the ball to the wall since 2015 in the Johnny Ray Memorial Pro Wall Ball Tournament at MatchPoint NYC. Dmitry Druzhinsky points out that the cross-town rivalry is led by both Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams and Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and engages inner-city and under-served youth in physical activity. The event also benefits the U.S. Wall Ball Association’s education, anti-violence and anti-obesity initiatives. Celebrating the life of Jonathan Ray, the late brother of the USWA CEO and inspiration behind the creation of the association the tournament originally formed in 2012. Dmitry gladly welcomes this opportunity to support organizations that encouorage a healthy lifestyle to the complex.

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Dmitry Druzhinsky’s MatchPointNYC Hosting R-Baby Charity Tennis Tournament

Dmitry Druzhinsky’s MatchPointNYC Hosting R-Baby Charity Tennis Tournament
Dmitry Druzhinsky’s MatchPointNYC Hosting R-Baby Charity Tennis Tournamen

Druzhinsky, with his MatchPoint NYC members and staff, are honored to play host to several community-driven fundraisers and events that give players a place to demonstrate their abilities in fierce but friendly matches, while inspiring youth to stay healthy, follow their passion, and do good. Dmitry Druzhinsky, in addition to hosting wall ball tournaments, welcomes Wall Street finance industry professionals as they compete in the annual R Baby Foundation New York Tennis Tournament. This event helps improve outcomes of medical care for infants by financing hospital programs including telemedicine with pediatric experts, mobile simulation training initiatives, symposiums and more. More than $500,000 has been raised by the Foundation in the two years it’s taken place at MatchPoint NYC.

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Dmitry Druzhinsky On Facilities At MatchPointNYC

Dmitry Druzhinsky On Facilities At MatchPointNYC
Dmitry Druzhinsky On Facilities At MatchPointNYC

In addition to the nine indoor tennis courts, MatchPoint NYC facilities include a full size gym with top of the line fitness equipment and three group fitness studios, a junior Olympic pool, rhythmic gymnastics center, a basketball court, Yoga studio, outdoor training field and sauna. There are even competitive MMA and Sambo training programs for youth and adults. As a proud partner with the American Amateur Sambo Federation (AASF), MatchPoint NYC has seen athletes from more than 12 countries – including Ukraine, Russia, Dominican Republic, Estonia, Moldova, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Mexico, Israel, Belarus, Armenia and the U.S. – competing under its roof for international titles. 

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Dmitry Druzhinsky Hosts Johnny Ray Memorial Wall Ball Tournament

Dmitry Druzhinsky Hosts Johnny Ray Memorial Wall Ball Tournament
Dmitry Druzhinsky Hosts Johnny Ray Memorial Wall Ball Tournament

Sports fans mingle with politicians, business owners, journalists, and celebrities to watch the fast-paced competition each year. Local athletes from Brooklyn and the Bronx have, since 2015, been smashing the ball to the wall in the Johnny Ray Memorial Pro Wall Ball Tournament at MatchPoint NYC. As noted by MatchPoint co-founder Dmitry Druzhinsky, an intense cross-town rivalry has been fostered by Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams and Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. in order to engage inner-city and under-served youth in physical activity, and also to benefit the U.S. Wall Ball Association’s education, anti-violence and anti-obesity initiatives. The five year old tournament celebrates the life of Jonathan Ray, the late brother of the USWA CEO, who inspired the association. Dmitry is honored at the opportunity to welcome such organizations that promote a healthy lifestyle to complex.

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