Now, Ms. Dawes explains, while holding back tears, she was beyond thrilled to change her website which stated that she was the only African-American with a gold medal.
Dawes says, in an interview with FOX Sports, "I am so thrilled for Gabby..."
"I'm so thrilled to change my website and take down the fact that I was the only African-American with a gold medal."
Dawes won the highly prestigious award back in 1996, as well as a bronze medal for her performance in the individual floor competition the same year.
Watch the interview:
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VOGUE | Note: I am inspired by Gabby and I'm older than she is, such a wonderful girl!
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