Golden moment: Jackson 1st Black woman speedskating medalist

  • Gold Medalist Erin Jackson reacts during a venue ceremony for the speedskating women’s 500-meter race at the 2022 Winter Olympics, Sunday, in Beijing. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

BEIJING — Erin Jackson bolted off the line, her powerful legs attacking the ice, her destiny awaiting at the end of a frenetic dash around Beijing’s magnificent speedskating oval.