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Meet Simidele Adeagbo—Nigeria's First Female Skeleton Athlete

She's one race away from qualifying for the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang.

Nigeria's Bobsled and Skeleton Federation is already overflowing with black girl magic, but it just got some more. Former track star Simidele Adeagbo is vying to represent the green-white-green and the continent at the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang. To do so she must snag her fifth qualifying race this week in Lake Placid, New York.

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