Memorable Moments When Race and Sports Collided

Aug 31, 2017 at 3:43 pm |

Breaking the Barrier

Sports nowadays have almost any race you can think of involved, but it didn’t use to be that way. Sports in the United States are huge. No matter who you are or where you’re from, chances are you’ve cheered for a sports team at some point in your life. The huge spotlight placed on athletes shoulders nowadays gives them the power to impact lives across the world, and these are some examples of when it helped break the race barrier.

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The platform of being a great athlete can help change the world, and these athletes, in particular, did a great job at making an impact on the race barrier.

Check out what happened!