Latina athletes


15 Latinas Who’ve Made a Difference for National Latina Day

Sofía Aguilar
Every year since 2015, National Latina Day has been celebrated on August 20 as a way to honor, empower, and uplift Latinas. It’s a way to thank ourselves and each other for our contributions and undeniable influence on culture and...
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Rebeca Andrade is First Brazilian Woman to Win Artistic Gymnastics Gold

Brazilian gymnast Rebeca Andrade made history at the Tokyo Olympics for the second time on August 1, when she won gold in the women’s artistic gymnastics vault final. Rebeca’s win marks the first time anyone from her country has won...
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Rebeca Andrade is the First Brazilian Woman to Medal in Gymnastics at the Olympics

Shayne Rodriguez Thompson
Brazilian gymnast Rebeca Andrade just became the first woman from her country to win a medal in women’s artistic gymnastics in the history of the Olympic games. The 22-year-old competed in the individual all-around competition  on July 29 at the...