Speedskating team

Biney is 1st black woman to make Olympic speedskating team

KEARNS, Utah /December 16, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — Maame Biney became the first black woman to qualify for a U.S. Olympic speedskating team with a pair of victories in the 500 meters. The 17-year-old native of Ghana cruised to victory in the first 500 final at the short track trials on Saturday, beating Olympians Lana Gehring, … Continue reading Biney is 1st black woman to make Olympic speedskating team