Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

Meet the black women of the Brazilian Women’s National Basketball Team!


Note from BW of Brazil: Ya know, there are some days as a blogger in which you just want to post some photos and call it a day. Today happens … Continue reading

July 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

Damiris Dantas do Amaral: MVP of the 2011 Women’s Under 19 Division basketball tournament


Damiris Dantas do Amaral, is from São Paulo. At 6’3″, she led Brazil to a bronze medal in the Women’s Under 19 division championships in Chile in 2011 and claimed the … Continue reading

March 20, 2012 · 1 Comment

Damiris Dantas do Amaral: MVP of the 2011 Women’s Under 19 Division basketball tournament


Damiris Dantas do Amaral, is from São Paulo. At 6’3″, she led Brazil to a bronze medal in the Women’s Under 19 division championships in Chile in 2011 and claimed the … Continue reading

March 20, 2012 · 1 Comment

Bronze medalists of Women’s Under 19 division


Joice Coelho, Thamara Freitas e Isabela ‘Baiana’ Ramona These young women won the bronze medal for Brazil in the Under 19 Women’s Division championships that were played in Puerto Montt, Chile, … Continue reading

March 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

Bronze medalists of Women’s Under 19 division


Joice Coelho, Thamara Freitas e Isabela ‘Baiana’ Ramona These young women won the bronze medal for Brazil in the Under 19 Women’s Division championships that were played in Puerto Montt, Chile, … Continue reading

March 20, 2012 · Leave a comment