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Simone Manuel Is Pushing Barriers & Breaking Records | MILESTONES

Olympic gold medalist Simone Manuel continues to push barriers and break records simultaneously. Growing up as a black swimmer in an overwhelmingly white sport, Simone always knew she would face adversity & unique challenges as she continued to pursue her dreams. In this episode of #Milestones presented by Toyota, Simone breaks down what gives her the drive to be great and stand up as a role model for black kids who want to grow up to be a dominant swimmer just like her.

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