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Kristi Castlin is running the Women’s 100m hurdles tonight and not only do we love her because of her #BlackGirlMagic but also because she just so happens to be a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.

Now you know you can't sit with us… πŸ˜„πŸ’šπŸ’—πŸ’š

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The 28-year-old U.S. champion and world record holder was born in Atlanta, Georgia, and attended Virginia Tech for college where sheΒ had multipleΒ top three finishes in NCAA competition.Β After college, she signed with adidas and as aΒ professional athlete, competed in over 40 different countries. She currently ranks among the Top 10 in the world for 100-meter hurdles, a ranking she has maintained for three consecutive years.

She is fast. Check out this video of herΒ winning the 100m hurdles at Diamond League in Brussels:

To add to all of this amazingness, she was selected by the U.S. Embassy of Guyana as a U.S. ambassador of sport.

Flexing cause I'm race day ready! #teamhollywood #roadtorio #hurdles #track #fitness #guadeloupe

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#bts Of course I'm ready but first….. πŸ“±πŸ“ΈπŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ 😝. #tbt #track

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She is a proud AKA who loves repping the 1908!

Pretty & Witty make the Perfect Pair #J15 πŸ’šπŸ’— Founders Day

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She took this #GreekUnity picture with other black greek olympic athletes last week in Rio

Kristi will be competing tonight! Click here to find out what time she will be performing!

Please share this post with as many AKAs on Facebook as possible! Let’s spread the word and collectively send Kristi good vibes tonight!

It's koming….. πŸŽ€

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This Alpha Kappa Alpha Member is Making History by Opening the First Chick-fil-A in Downtown Los Angeles

Ashley Derby, a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.Β and Spelman graduate, made history in 2011 when she became the youngest African-American female franchise owner in the history of Chick-fil-A at 26 years old. She making history again by bringing the franchise to downtown Los Angeles.

Derby is an Atlanta native who started working at Chick-fil-A as a teenager to save money for a car. She stuck with the company through her undergrad years at Spelman. Because of her boss’ advice, Derby switched her major to focus on economics and applied for leadership roles at the restaurant.

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In undergrad, she was initiated into Spelman’s Mu Pi Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.

With my girls in spirit this year – Happy SpelHouse Homecoming! πŸ’™β€οΈ #Spelman

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After graduating, Derby did three years of management and development programs for Chick-fil-A before opening a franchise near the campus of the University of Southern California in Los Angeles.

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The AKAs at Southeastern Louisiana University Just Did a Law & Order Themed Yard Show

The ladies of Alpha Kappa Alpha at Southeastern Louisiana University just did a Law & Order themed yard show to start off their fall semester!

COURT IS NOW IN SESSION! The Illustrious Lambda Omicron Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha at Southeastern Louisiana University presented their first Fall 2017 β€œPretty Wednesday” yard show after 9 years of coming back to the campus.

Watch Lambda O’s Law & Order: Kase Klosed yard show presentation below!


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The AKAs at the University of Alabama at Birmingham Are STUNNING

The women of Alpha Kappa Alpha at the University of Alabama at Birmingham are STUNNING.

The ladies Spring 2015 line of theΒ Iota Phi Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. recently celebrated their AKAversary and they teamed up withΒ photographer was Don Lundy from Lundy Lenses (@lundylenses), a member of the Kappa Kappa chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi to take some amazing pictures.

Check out the photos from their photo shoot below!

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