Monthly Archives:: March 2013

Usain wins Copacabana 150m sprint race in 14.42 secs

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31st March 2013 – On a specially constructed track on Copacabana beach Usain Bolt recorded the second fastest time ever to win the Mano a Mano 150m in 14.42 secs.  In hot conditions the 26 year old superstar of T&F enthralled the exuberant Brazilian crowd with his performance, just 0.07 secs off his own world… Read more »

Samsung Camera partners with Usain Bolt

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25th March 2013 – Samsung Camera partners with Usain Bolt to promote the NX300 range.  Press release from Samsung Camera –   Usain Bolt, the fastest man in the world, chosen for Samsung SMART CAMERA NX300   ◇ Usain Bolt, the perfect model for speed of NX300. ◇ Highly interested in smart cameras as a a… Read more »

Usain Bolt announced for Brussels MVD on 6th September

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20th March 2013 – Press release from www.iaaf.org – For the sixth time in his outstanding career, Usain Bolt will compete at the Belgacom Memorial, the second of two finals of the Samsung Diamond League, on 6 September 2013. He will decide later in the season whether he will contest the 100m or 200m in Brussels,… Read more »

Ciao Roma, Golden Gala, 6th June 2013

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Press Release from www.fidal.it   USAIN BOLT WILL BE COMPETING AT ROME’S GOLDEN GALA ON 6 JUNE Jamaica’s Usain Bolt, the iconic double Olympic Champion of 100m, 200m, and 4x100m (races won both in Beijing 2008 and London 2012) will be competing for the third time in a row at Rome’s Golden Gala, the fifth leg of… Read more »

Usain will run the 4x100m relay in Ostrava

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14th March 2013 – The organisers of the Ostrava Golden Spike meeting today announced that Usain Bolt will run the 4x100m as part of a Jamaican team on Thursday 27th June.  Usain has been a regular visitor to the Czech city for a meeting which currently has IAAF World Challenge status and attracts many of… Read more »

Laureus World Sportsman of the Year 2013

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  RIO DE JANEIRO, March 11, 2013 – Jamaican sprint star Usain Bolt – the fastest man on Earth – is the winner of the Laureus World Sportsman of the Year Award for the third time after his sensational performance in the London Olympics.       In London, Bolt became the first man in… Read more »

Race Announcement: Cayman Invitational, May 8

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6th March 2013 – Media release from the Cayman Invitational organizer –   On the 8th May 2013 the Cayman Islands will host the second annual Cayman Invitational, one of the biggest athletic track meets of its kind in the Caribbean, and none other than world-famous, six-time Olympic gold medalist and World Record holder, Jamaica’s… Read more »