August 10, 2012
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August 10, 2012
Usain Bolt to "close the show" with the 4x100. Claressa Shields wins United States' first-ever boxing gold.
August 8, 2012
The two U.S. medalists and the "favorite" who came in fourth in the women's 100-meter all think they lost out when it came to coverage.
by Wendy Hilliard onAugust 8, 2012
Wendy Hilliard, the first African-American athlete to represent a U.S. team in rhythmic gymnastics, writes in a piece for CNN that the black gymnastics champion is important because of what she can teach us about our potential to reach "spectacular goals."
by Deron Snyder onAugust 3, 2012
Loose Ball: She might inspire more black girls to try gymnastics, but that's not the big picture.
by Joshua R. Weaver onAugust 3, 2012
Gymnast Gabby Douglas' all-around gold joins the list of black Olympian firsts. Here are the others.
by Jeff Johnson onAugust 3, 2012
BlackAmericaWeb's Jeff Johnson says that some of the most interesting London 2012 stories are about "brothers and sisters in sports that traditionally don't see us going for the gold."
by Genetta M. Adams onJuly 19, 2012
From Tyson Gay to Gabby Douglas, here are stars to watch in track, swimming, gymnastics and more.
July 2, 2012
Seventeen-year-old Lia Neal says that her new title is "really cool."
by Sheryl Huggins Salomon onJuly 30, 2011
Carl Lewis weighs in on the GOP's challenge to his candidacy in New Jersey.
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