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“Figure Skating in Harlem” Helps Young Women of Color See Themselves on Ice

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Founded in 1997 by Sharon Cohen, ‘Figure Skating in Harlem’ continues to provide young women of color a space to build confidence. While receiving academic support, the students develop leadership abilities and figure skating instructions on & off the ice. Photographed by Flo Ngala, the images show different members of the skating team at dress rehearsals, as they gear up for an upcoming competition.

Check out the article in today’s NYTimes style section!

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