Rapper-actor LL Cool J was giving back to his Queens community.

The proud New Yorker returned to his old neighborhood Saturday for his annual “Jump and Ball” tournament.

The event featured basketball and double dutch competitions as well as karate, dance and self-defense activities.

All of the competitions took place at Roy Wilkens Park in Jamaica.

They’ll be held every Saturday and Sunday through August 29.

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