This past weekend (5/20/17), with the help of South Bronx Councilman Rafael Salamanca Jr. we hosted a free wallball (handball) tournament at Alfred E. Smith H.S. in the Bronx. We partnered with local health care [...]
Steven Rodriguez, 20, a father to one-year-old Gregorous Rodriguez, has not only experienced growth on the wallball courts but off the courts at home with his son. Staying focused on the most important things in [...]
With the help of Councilwoman Vanessa Gibson we were able to serve more than 150 young participants, most whom were from The Bronx, at Claremont Park and support Valerie Vargas through challenges she faces at school. [...]
Parks in the Bronx and across the boroughs have been possessing more than concrete walls for wallball players, they have provided a safe haven for players like 16-year-old Valerie Vargas. Valerie’s conflicts and courage off [...]
Honoring our community (S)HEros and remembering Yadira Arroyo This year we kick off the new 2017 outdoor season by honoring two wallball (handball) athletes that not only display their love and commitment for sport, [...]
This week we recognize a player and tournament host who's passion for the sport spans over a decade and even though she's thousands of miles from where she started her wallball (handball) journey, she didn't let that stop her from still spreading her love for the game.
Geert Vandervelden, aka ‘Mr. President’, we thank you for everything you have done for Wallball and are truly honored to have someone as passionate as yourself leading efforts for this sport’s growth around the world!
Aside from being a responsible young adult, he’s set some steep goals for himself which include more international travel, sport domination and above all keeping a positive attitude even during defeat.
William Polanco This week, the Handball/Wallball community received a scare in one of their own – William Polanco. Though it is highly unlikely that someone reading this article wouldn’t know William, William is known by [...]