Going for Gold: Famous Black Olympians

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Allyson Felix

U.S. track star Allyson Felix took home gold in her signature event, the 200-meter dash, gold in the women's 4x100-meter relay, and another gold in the 4x400-meter relay at the London 2012 Games. Separately, she picked up gold in the 4×400-meter relay and silver in the 200-meter in 2008 and silver in the 200-meter race at the 2004 Olympics.

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