Arthur ashe national contest winners - wednesday, august 15, 2012 there are 14 winners of the united states tennis associations usta/njtl arthur ashe essay and art contest in the girls 10 and under category this year. The 17th annual arthur ashe essay contest is held annually by the usta/njtl arthur ashe was an american hero fighting battles both on and off the court. How about some comments from those who attended the first wood tennis racquet's social held at the bmtc friday night may 21st (just click on comments at the bottom of this article and leave your thoughts with your name or without.
The official site of the usta find a tennis court, learn to play tennis, and get tennis news. As a participant at one of the 600 njtl chapters across the country, the usta invites kids to tell what they think of the legacy of arthur ashe, and also their involvement in tennis and impacting others, for the 2014 arthur ashe essay contest arthur ashe was an american hero fighting battles both. Posts about arthur ashe essay contest written by jtcc. Ten national winners received an all-expense paid trip to new york city to attend arthur ashe kids day and the 20th annual usta foundation njtl essay contest.
2011 guide to conducting your arthur ashe essay and art contest if you are an njtl participant, then write or draw your answer to the following question. The usta announced today the 14 winners of its 13 th annual arthur ashe essay and art contest the winning essays and art projects were selected from student entries submitted to the more than 600. Annual arthur ashe essay & art contest this is a competition for students under 12 to draw a picture to address the question: if arthur ashe were alive today, what do you think would give him hope the deadline is late june. The section will also honor the seven eastern winners of the usta arthur ashe essay contest and the section's national winner of the usta arthur ashe art contest these eight eastern juniors competed against 16 other usta sections in the national competition, which engages the entire network of national junior tennis and learning centers and. 2014 arthur ashe essay contest this page under construction - browse below to learn about past essay contests 2016 arthur ashe essay & drawing contest entry will be available on april 1st.
See more of arthur ashe learning center on facebook arthur ashe commemorations arthur ashe courage award arthur ashe essay and art contest arthur ashe jr male. Arthur ashe essay contest now open to njtl after-school tennis participants the usta foundation will again honor arthur ashe, his legacy of the national junior tennis and learning (njtl) program — a network of youth-serving organizations that provide tennis and education for all — and his many advocacy efforts during his lifetime with the. This essay contest is a way to blend the sport of tennis with the art of writing and to keep the name of arthur ashe, a tremendous athlete and great new yorker, alive to enter the contest, children must submit a 300-word (or less) essay on an 8-1/2 by 11-inch paper answering the question: why is arthur ashe a legend. Every year, the organization holds its what a wonderful world art-essay/poetry contest, honoring the legacy of louis armstrong.
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And it's torres's thoughts about ashe, and the way he expressed them, that made him one of 14 national winners of the 2012 njtl arthur ashe essay and art contest. The njtl essay contest is a widely acclaimed educational tool njtl participants are asked to write essays answering a thought-provoking question requiring research and analysis. In 2011 two of our children won the prestigious njtl national arthur ashe essay contest, and in 2012 seven of our children were honored by the usta new england section for their arthur ashe contest essays.
By srinath mahankali srinath mahankali is in the 5 th grade at ms 74 in queens the queens resident recently won first place in the arthur ashe essay contest for children 10 years old and younger. Are you a usta member login or renew find your section close. Winner of the boys 11 and 12 art category is joshua hidalgo of bronx, ny winner of the girls 13 and 14 essay category is allyce harrison of wichita, ks.