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    Speedskating Champion is Right at Home in Utah
    Clinical
    Feb 12, 2018

    Speedskating Champion is Right at Home in Utah

    Plastic Surgery, usoc, sports medicine

    Speedskating’s latest phenom is not what you would expect. At just 18 years old, standing 5 feet 6 inches tall, Maame Biney is the first African American woman to represent the United States in speedskating at a Winter Olympic Games. Under the searing spotlight of the Olympic stage, Maame carries the weight of not only bringing home a medal for the United States, but also representing her home country of Ghana.... Read More