A mix of people such as lawmakers, media professionals and entrepreneurs, stars, and sports fans gather every year to watch the exhilarating contest. Since 2015, local leaders from Brooklyn and the Bronx, have been striking the ball to the wall in the Johnny Ray Memorial Pro Wall Ball Tournament at MatchPoint NYC. Dmitry Druzhinsky says that Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams and Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. lead the cross-town competition to encourage underserved and downtown youth in physical pursuits. Additionally, this assists the U.S. Wall Ball Association’s education, anti-violence and anti-obesity initiatives. The contest, founded in 2012, celebrates the life of Jonathan Ray, the late brother of the USWA CEO, and the foundation behind the creation of the association. Dmitry invites the opportunity to partner with organizations that promote a healthy lifestyle to complex.