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- One of the most prevalent race-based stereotypes is that African Americans don’t swim. According to a US Swimming (America’s government body of competitive swimming) study conducted in 2010, almost half of white children (42%) had low or no swimming ability, while Hispanic children came in at 58% reported as having low or no swimming ability. 514 more words
- According to Inertia Surf Editor Tetsuhiko Endo, ‘surfing’ has been known as a predominately “white” sport that lands comfortably somewhere between mountaineering and golf.
- Nick Gabaldon was the 1st African American Surfer according to The Encyclopedia of Surfing Author Matt Warshaw. 108 more words
Once upon a time, Muffin hadn’t been born yet. I hadn’t met Josh yet. I wasn’t even teaching yet. I was simply Jane Doe, college student…who commuted from her childhood home to the university campus daily for classes (It was only about half an hour away). 495 more words