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Black skiers came to celebrate a historic milestone. Covid-19 followed them home

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Amid celebrations for the first non-white skiers inducted into the sport's hall of fame, dozens were sickened with Covid-19 and four people died Coronavirus - latest US updates C oronavirus - latest global updates Every year since 1978, hundreds of black skiers in the US have converged on a mountainside for the National Brotherhood of Skiers annual summit - a week of racing, partying and fundraising, and a rare chance to see dozens of smiling black faces in a predominantly white sport. This year's revelries were historic, with NBS founders Arthur “Art” Clay and Benjamin “Ben” Finley...
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