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Krystal Lara is one of very few Latinas in her class at Stuyvesant High School, and in the pool. She’s backstroking her way toward the Olympics.

From The New York Times:

Her Parents Thought Swimming Lessons Were a Good Idea

Krystal Lara is one of very few Latinas in her class at Stuyvesant High School, and in the pool. She’s backstroking her way toward the Olympics.…

Former Yale swimmer Siphiwe Baleka

Good video about former Yale swimmer Siphiwe Baleka

http://www.foxsports.com/video?vid=396080195760

Bill Pinkney (First African American to sail solo around the world)

Bill Pinkney (First African American to sail solo around the world)

Captain Bill Pinkney (First African American to sail solo around the world)

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Comment by Dewayne Anthony Moffitt on August 10, 2010 at 9:33pm
That is great
Comment by Shaun Anderson on April 30, 2009 at 8:05am
He is still sailing & still dancing you can catch up with him here......http://blackboatersummit.ning.com/profile/WilliamDPinkney
Comment by r.l.woods on April 28, 2009 at 11:57pm
I sailed with Captain Pinkney from Brazil to Tema, Ghana in 1998. Is he still dancing salsa?

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