MN Daily Salute: Black Female Athletes

February 18, 2013  |  
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Gabby Douglas

Last year, Gabby Douglas captivated Americans during the Summer Olympics in London. She earned the attention of Olympic judges as well, winning the gold medal in the individual all-around,. With this feat, she became the first African-American woman, as well as the first woman of color of any nationality, to win the event at just 16 years old.

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