Simone Manuel, 1st Black Woman to Medal & Win Gold in Individual Swimming (Video)
On Thursday, not only did Simone Manuel become the first African-American woman to win a medal (gold, might I add) in an individual swimming competition, but she set a record in the process.
— U.S. Olympic Team (@TeamUSA) August 12, 2016
Simone Manuel. pic.twitter.com/rBvXHVaFP5
— James Lewis III (@Kingj1768) August 12, 2016
Her reaction after she realized she won gold was awesome:
— mark ligon (@mark_ligon) August 12, 2016
— Sports on Earth (@SportsonEarth) August 12, 2016