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Brazilian women’s 4×100 relay team set new Olympic record for South American competitors


First and second on the left, Brazil’s Rosângela Santos and Evelyn dos Santos In our ongoing coverage of black Brazilian women participating in the 2012 London Olympics, on Thursday, we featured the … Continue reading

August 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

Brazilian women’s 4×100 relay team set new Olympic record for South American competitors


First and second on the left, Brazil’s Rosângela Santos and Evelyn dos Santos   In our ongoing coverage of black Brazilian women participating in the 2012 London Olympics, on Thursday, we featured … Continue reading

August 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

Rio-born sprinter Evelyn dos Santos is eliminated from Olympic competition but finishes with best time of her career


Rio-born Evelyn Carolina Oliveira dos Santos has gone through many difficulties to discover, in 2011, that she needed to undergo surgery for a herniated disc. In fact, her career can … Continue reading

August 10, 2012 · Leave a comment