Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

Category Archives: women’s sports

Black and from the northeast, Etiene Medeiros becomes the first Brazilian woman to be world champion of swimming; takes gold in the 50-meter backstroke


Note from BW of Brazil: I LOVE it when women that this blog has already previously featured have to be featured again for something amazing that they’ve achieved! That is … Continue reading

July 30, 2017 · 3 Comments

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