Wilma Rudolph – Ballers Sports Black History Profiles

We at Ballers Sports are dedicated to celebrating Black history month and we will be profiling notable African-American athletes all month long. Today’s athlete is Wilma Glodean Rudolph, a woman who succeeded despite her circumstances and became an olympic champion. My father once told me that Wilma Rudolph was a cousin of mine but I don’t quite remember the exact connection. The story of Rudolph is inspiring to say the very least and we thought that she would be the perfect athlete to kick off our Ballers Sports Black History profiles. Continue reading