Tag: Olympics

Mixed Chicks History Month – Kyla Ross

May 15, 2014 in News by commentNo Comments

  Our Mixed Chicks History Month person of distinction today is Kyla Ross. As a member of the gold medal winning “Fierce Five” which included the first African American all-around champion Gabby Douglas, Ross is a celebrated gymnast who is equally as accomplished. Born in Honolulu, Hawaii, Ross is a mixture of Black and Japanese […]

Mixed Chicks History Month – Jessica Ennis

May 6, 2013 in News by commentNo Comments

In honor of May being Mixed Chicks History Month, we will be posting some of our favorite mixed race figures throughout history on a daily basis.   One of our first favorites is a contemporary mixed race figure. Her name is Jessica Ennis and she is the current Olympic gold medalist in the heptathlon. Born and […]