This edition: Joetta Clark Diggs, Olympian and President, Joetta Sports & Beyond, "The Olympian"
Original tape date: September 27, 2012.
First aired: October 22, 2012.
On this episode of African American Legends, Dr. Brown talks with Joetta Clark Diggs, a four time Olympian, USA Track & Field Hall of Fame Member, author and motivational speaker. They discuss her feelings on being an Olympian and a role model, her organization Sports and Beyond, as well as the training, discipline and motivation she needed to become an Olympian four times.
Dr. Roscoe C. Brown, Jr. Director, Urban Education Policy Center, CUNY Graduate Center.
Joetta Clark Diggs Olympian & President, Joetta Sports & Beyond
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