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Jamaica’s Alia Atkinson poses with her gold medal on the podium after winning the women’s 100m Breaststroke final during the 12th FINA Short Course World Swimming Championships at Hamad Aquatic Centre in Doha, Qatar, 06 December 2014. Atkinson set a world record with a time of 1:02.36 min. 

That moment when hard work pays off!

That moment when you’re grateful you didn’t give up & throw in the towel!

Who said black people can’t swim? Go talk to the First Black Woman (& First Jamaican Swimmer) to Win a World Swimming Title, Ms Alia Atkinson! #thatisall
—  The Sweet Life, Ja || Just sooooo happy for her!