Check The Runway Simone Manuel Sets Gold Medal Record and Makes History at the Rio Olympics! August 12, 2016 Jessiqua 0 Comment celebrity, checked, chic, designer, fabulous, fashion, Fashionblog, fashionblogger, fashionforward, gorgeous, Olympics, ootd, redcarpet, rio2016, runway, simone manuel, style, stylist, team USA, trend, trending, vogue, werk, womenswear Tweet Congratulations Simone Manuel for making history at the Rio Olympics! She is the First African American Female to win an Olympic Gold Medal in an Individual Swimming event AND she set an Olympic Record of 52.70 which she shares with Canadian Penny Oleksiak! AMAZE JOB!! Team USA ????? CHECKED!