May 30, 2020 – With the 1984 Olympic Games in Los Angeles on the horizon, and still a few months to prepare, Moroccan hurdler Nawal El Moutawakel boarded a plane to start a journey into the unknown. From Casablanca to Iowa. She was a 21-year-old, alone and in a place that she’d never been before, preparing for the world’s top sporting event. At the time, she did not know that she would become a pioneer, a symbol, a myth.

Source: AIPSMedia

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