American Black Journal

Wendy Hilliard

Clip: Season 47 Episode 12 | 15m 33s

Wendy Hilliard made history when she became the first African American gymnast to represent the United States in international competition. The Detroit native is a hall of fame athlete who now runs a foundation that provides free and low-cost gymnastics for young people. Wendy was in Detroit recently to announce an expansion of her program. Epiosde 4712/Segment 1

Aired: 02/22/19

Rating: NR

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