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Living legend Simone Biles, the most decorated athlete in U.S. gymnastics history, shaded the USA Gymnastics after the organization wished her a happy birthday. In light of her many jaw-dropping accomplishments, folks are amazed that Biles just turned 23 on Saturday, March 14, 2020. USA Gymnastics included a video of one of Biles’ spectacular performances…

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Simone Biles, already the greatest and most decorated U.S. gymnast of all time, concluded her nearly 1.5-minute routine with a spectacular finish at the 2019 U.S. Gymnastics Championship in Kansas City, Missouri. Biles made history again as she became the only American gymnast, male or female, to ever pull off the double-twisting, double somersault dismount…

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For as long as many of us can remember through countless history books and world news headlines, North and South Korea have long been locked in a decades-long war and neither country was willing to wave the white flag — that is, until now. Last week, the world was left shocked after pictures surfaced of…

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Twenty-five years of history are now dust. One of the largest multipurpose entertainment complexes, the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, was imploded on Monday, Nov. 20, 2017 at 7:30 a.m. ET. It’s a tearjerker for sports fans because it was the only venue to host the Super Bowl (NFL), Final Four (NCAA), and the Olympics. The…

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In 1984, Danny Harris won a silver medal at the Los Angeles Olympics. Now the former Olympian faces serious charges involving a teen and inappropriate sexual messages. Harris, 51, was charged Tuesday with six counts of contacting a minor for sexual offense, child abuse and child annoyance by the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office.…

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It’s every athlete’s dream to be called a champion. Unlike many other sports, track and field has a competitive canvas that ranges worldwide, lessening one’s chance in the spotlight. Growing up on the island of Trinidad, Kerron Clement took to his gift for running, chasing his older brother. At the age of 13, Clement’s grandmother…

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Simone Biles struck gold once again at the Rio Olympics, overcoming all obstacles and becoming the 2016 women’s all-around gold medalist. Earlier this week, Simone and Team USA won a second consecutive team gold medal. Biles grew up in gymnastics, competing as a level 8 gymnast at the age of 10. By age 14, she…

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The Olympics is a time when all nations should proud of the accomplishments of their athletes. But this year Black Americans should take a special pride in our athletes of color. From the incredible accomplishments of the American gymnastics team to now a new first in Olympic history. Olympian Simone Manuel, 20, has become the first…

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When I hear the name Sheila E., I just get goosebumps. She has empowered women with her amazing skills on the drums. And my 13-year-old self could often be found gyrating to her hit “Glamorous Life” while holding a brush in my hand and tossing my head, adorned with a pillowcase veiled as a wig, back-and-forth. I would sing all the lyrics.…

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Jesse Owens

Based on the incredible true story of Jesse Owens, the legendary athletic superstar whose quest to become the greatest track and field athlete in history thrusts him onto the world stage of the 1936 Olympics, where he faces off against Adolf Hitler’s vision of Aryan supremacy. Race hits theaters Feb. 19, 2016 www.RaceTheFilm.com

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