Blacks on Ice: African-American Olympians in the Winter Games

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Shani Davis

Speed skater Shani Davis is a Winter Olympics vet. He became the first African-American athlete to win a Gold Medal for the 1000-meter race at the 2006 Olympics in Torino, Italy. That same year he won a silver medal, making him the first African-American to win multiple medals in Winter Olympics history.

(Photo: AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

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