Black Girl Ignored at Irish Gymnastics Medals Ceremony


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22 Sep 2023 – Footage shows the official skipping the girl, the only black gymnast in a medals lineup.

Ireland’s gymnastics federation has apologised for the racist treatment of a young black gymnast who was skipped by an official handing out medals to a row of girls.

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