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‘USAIN BOLT ATHLETICS’

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Usain Bolt Athletics is an online computer game.  Run, Hurdle and Throw against your friends to see who is the online version of Usain Bolt, the World’s Fastest Man. Spread the word… PLAY, LIKE and SHARE…. https://www.facebook.com/UsainBoltAthletics

USAIN BOLT – MY STORY 9.58

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  Eight days…three gold medals…three world records…one amazing reputation firmly established. Usain Bolt’s life – and the world of sport – would never be the same again. Since those heady days of the Beijing Olympics in August 2008, Usain Bolt has lowered both the 100 metres and 200 metres world records once again – to a… Read more »

Tracks & Records, Kingston, Jamaica

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Usain Bolt’s Tracks & Records is the first of its kind in the Caribbean region and has already started to break the barriers of a casual eatery and sports bar & lounge Our goal is to deliver a memorable experience to all customers… each and every time! With dedication and hard work we have become… Read more »

Oslo – 9.79 Seconds

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Usain Bolt clocked 9.79 seconds to win in Oslo on Thursday, June 7 over countryman, Asafa Powell, who was 2nd in 9.85. Bolt erased the old Meeting Record mark of 9.88 held by Ato Boldon back in 1988. Lerone Clarke ran 10.10 seconds to finish third and complete the trifecta for Jamaica. Of the 12 times Bolt… Read more »

Rome 9.76 secs

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Usain Bolt clocked 9.76 secs to record the fastest time so far this year and a meeting record at the Compeed Golden Gala Diamond League meeting in Rome on Thursday May 31. Bolt was part of a world-class line up which included countryman Asafa Powell (2nd9.91) and Christophe Lemaitre clocked 10.04 for a fast finish…. Read more »

Victory in Ostrava

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Usain Bolt won in his first Europe outing at the Golden Spike meeting in Czech Republic in a slow 10.04 seconds ahead of Kim Collins – 10.19 and Darvis Patton – 10.22. Bolt was slow out of the blocks after a false start. Bolt lingered briefly behind but caught up almost half-way and passed the… Read more »

THE FASTEST MAN IN THE WORLD NOW HAS A WATCH DEDICATED TO HIM

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Quite some symbol.The aptly named King Power Usain Bolt. In addition to the watch’s many references to the sprinter, it features an interesting hallmark: the strap is made from exactly the same leather as his shoes. Usain “Lightning” Bolt, the world’s fastest man, now has a Swiss watch named in honour of him and featuring… Read more »

Usain announced for Weltklasse, Zurich

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Exciting news for athletics fans in Zurich: Superstar Usain Bolt (JAM) will be part of the cast of Weltklasse Zürich this year. The official ticket sale for the meeting on Tuesday, 30 August 2012 will begin tomorrow, Tuesday, 15 May, 9 a.m. Zurich will again host one of two Samsung Diamond League finals. It will… Read more »

Usain Bolt Partners with SOUL Electronics

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Lake Mary, FL – May 14, 2012 – SOUL Electronics and the world’s fastest man, Usain Bolt, have announced a branding partnership. The track and field star will be representing the SOUL brand during various events throughout the year and will be a development partner for his own special edition headphones, scheduled to hit the… Read more »

Usain will run 200m in Herculis, Monaco

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Monte-Carlo – Usain Bolt will return to Monaco to run the 200m at the Herculis Samsung Diamond League meeting on 20 July 2012. The series of 14 meetings spread across Asia, Europe, the Middle East and the USA which compose the 2012 Samsung Diamond League season gets underway in just under a month’s time in… Read more »

Usain meets Prince Harry

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Prince Harry on his four day official visit to Jamaica met with the fastest man in the world, Usain Bolt at the UWI/Usain Bolt Track on Tuesday, March 6. The Prince and the King of Track and Field met with children, teammates and sat and spoke to a small group of invited guests along with… Read more »

USAIN BOLT GIVES

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So often we ignore charities and foundations – non for profit organisations which give back to communities in the social, academic, cultural and general development of people. However, as stars emerge and evolve a lot of what they do is help to grow the community which they grew up, in a bid to make it… Read more »

Sigma Corporate Run

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KINGSTON, February 19 – Usain Bolt Foundation and sponsor partners have contributed US$25,000 (J$2,150,000) to Pan Caribbean Sigma Corporate Run which has collaborated with the Chain of Hope Foundation to raise J$50,000,000 for Cardiac Programme at the Bustamante Hospital for Children. Usain Bolt is one of three patrons along with Her Excellency Lady Patricia Allen… Read more »

Usain will return to the Golden Spike meeting in Ostrava

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PRAHA (CZE): Fastest man on earth confirmed his 6th appearance at Ostrava Golden Spike meet (fifth in the row since 2008). Usain Bolt will return to his usual early season fixture in Czech Republic on May 25 (IAAF World Challenge) and currently plans a 1oo m race there. Organisers for first time secured his participation… Read more »

The Best of Usain Bolt – January 2012 Edition

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AWARDS – 2011 RJR National Sportsman of the Year (the island’s top sporting awards) – Category Award for Track and Field – 4 X 100 metres relay team member (World Record) – Inaugural Sagicor Iconic Award (inaugural award – given for his venerable achievement in track and field nationally, regionally and internationally) – Racers Track… Read more »

Usain Bolt confirmed for a return to the Golden Gala in Rome

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Rome, Italy – For the second consecutive year Usain Bolt, the triple Olympic champion, twice World champion and triple World record holder will be the headline attraction of the Compeed Golden Gala, the third leg of the 2012 Samsung Diamond League set for Thursday 31 May at Rome’s Olympic Stadium. The Jamaican will run the… Read more »

Best of Usain Bolt – December 2012 Edition

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– Special Feature with Reuters broadcast to media all over the world – Feature – Times of India – Feature – US Weekly Magazine – Feature – Rise magazine (USA) Gatorade – 2012 Campaign – see an excerpt here http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LQnQWdrXNMk&feature=share Nominations – Laureus Sportsman of the year 2012 – All-Athletics.com Male athlete of 2011 –… Read more »

Usain Bolt nominated for Laureus Award

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KINGSTON, December 15 World and Olympic champion and record holder, Usain Bolt has once again been nominated for the Laureus Sports Awards for 2012. Bolt a two-time winner is the only track and field athlete in the male category. Bolt won this prestigious award back in 2009 and 2010. Bolt and other nominees are: footballer,… Read more »

Best of Usain Bolt – November 2012 Edition

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November 2011 Edition – University of the West Indies, Mona confers the Honorary Doctor of Laws at the annual graduation ceremony making him Dr. The Hon Usain St. Leo Bolt OJ – For the third time he was named International Amateur Athletics Federation (IAAF) Male Athlete of the Year – previously named in 2008 and… Read more »

UWI TRIBUTE TO USAIN FROM BRIAN MEEKS

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Usain St. Leo Bolt Chancellor, forgive my unorthodox start, as I cut to the chase and allow the ‘big man’ to speak for himself: Bang! The moment the gun went I checked out my rivals as I popped the blocks, glancing left and right to see whether they’d got out before me. It was just… Read more »

UWI HONOURS USAIN BOLT

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The University of the West Indies (UWI) Mona recognised Usain Bolt as one of five Caribbean icons at its Graduation ceremonies November 4 and 5. The track star along with Ms. Minna Israel, Mr. Earl Jarrett received the Honorary Doctor of Laws ( LLD) while Professor Lenworth Jacobs and Dr. Erna Brodber will receive the… Read more »

DIGICEL PROMOTION WINNERS ENJOY MEMORABLE NIGHT OUT

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Lucky winners of Digicel’s online top-up competition win a trip for two to Jamaica to have dinner with World’s Fastest Man Monday, October 24th 2011 – Kingston, Jamaica: The lucky winners of the Digicel online top-up competition and their guests were hosted by Digicel Brand Ambassador, Usain Bolt, on Saturday night last, at his renowned… Read more »

UNBEATEN in 2011

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Announcers now call him, “the great man”, and rightly so, as no known human being has ever run faster. But this season, Usain Bolt may have earned that titled even more so than in past world record-setting years. This season, Bolt’s greatest challenger was not Tyson Gay, or countryman Asafa Powell, but his own limitations… Read more »

Usain hosts clinic at Mt. Sac

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Usain Bolt and PUMA host track and field clinic at Mt SAC On Tuesday, September 27th, PUMA athlete and world’s fastest man, Usain Bolt, ventured out to Mount San Antonio College in Walnut, California to treat some of today’s young athletes to advice and tips on how to get faster, be the best they can… Read more »

Usain Bolt and Digicel

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DIGICEL and Usain Bolt have been partners since 2004. Usain has featured in all of the company’s major campaigns during that period and since copping the Olympic and World Championships records and titles, both Brands have combined well to impact on the loves of people in the Caribbean region. This time, Usain and Digicel took… Read more »

LOOK OUT WORLD

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September 26 Usain Bolt is warning the rest of the world that they should be very worried, now that he and teammate Yohan Blake are major competitors. In an interview with ESPN, while in Europe; Bolt who was reflecting on the false start in the 100 metres in Daegu said “It won’t happen again. “… Read more »

Fastest Time in the World in Brussels

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Usain Bolt ended his season on top of the world with a world leading 9.76 seconds to win the 100 metres ahead of Nesta Carter (JAM) – 9.89 and Lerone Clarke 10.05 at the Van Damme Memorial in Brussels on Friday, September 16. Bolt’s time was an improvement of .02 seconds set by Asafa Powell… Read more »

Brussels 100m

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Usain Bolt will close his season in the 100 metres in Brussels on Friday, September 16. Bolt coming off a season’s best of 9.85 from Zagreb hopes to eclipse the fastest time over the distance this year of 9.78 set by countryman, Asafa Powell. Bolt will face off with Jamaicans, Nesta Carter and Lerone along… Read more »

Zagreb 9.85

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Usain Bolt put on a season’s best performance and meet record of 9.85 seconds to win the 100 metres in Zagreb, Croatia on Tuesday, September 13. The time placed him ahead of Kim Collins (SKN) 10.01 and Richard Thompson (TT) 10.03 to complete a Caribbean sweep. Bolt who was running his first 100 metres race… Read more »

Bolt in Zagreb

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Usain Bolt headlines the list of athletes down to participate in the IAAF World Challenge scheduled for Zagbreb, Croatia on Tuesday, September 13. Since the 100 metres disqualification in Daegu, South Korea 15 days ago, this will be Bolt’s first 100 metres. He will face bronze medalist, Kim Collins along with Justin Gatlin (USA) and… Read more »

Bolt runs 19.40 in 200m

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Daegu, September 3 – Usain Bolt ran a world leading 19.40 seconds to capture the gold medal in the 200 metres at the 13th World Championship in Daegu, South on Saturday. Bolt breezed through the semi final and round one a day earlier to make it to the final. Bolt’s 19.40 is the fourth fastest… Read more »

WORLD 4x100m RECORD: 37.04

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Daegu, September 4 – The fastest man in the world, Usain Bolt anchored his Jamaican 4 X 100 metres relay team to an astonishing world record of 37.04 seconds to end the 13th World Championship in Daegu on Sunday. This was done on the final day and the final event and Bolt was a part… Read more »

Back in the 200m Final

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Daegu, September 2 – Usain strolled to 20.31 seconds to comfortably take first spot in semi-final 2 of the 200 metres at the World Championship in Daegu. Bolt ran out of lane 6 and covered the field for the first 40 metres, then straightened up and lead comfortably until the finish line. Bolt after finishing… Read more »

200 METRES Heats

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Daegu, September 2 – Usain Bolt returned to the track on Friday, September 2 in the 200 metres to clock an easy 20.30 seconds in winning heat 2 of 7 in the 200 metres. Bolt came off the curve quicker than his competitors and with just about 40 metres to go, shut down and cruised… Read more »

200m UP NEXT

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Daegu, September 2 – Usain Bolt returns to action today for the 200 metres. He will run in heat 2 out of lane 7 and will face Caribbean contenders like Emmanuel Calendar (TNT) and Churandy Martina (NED). Bolt suffered a setback on Day 2 (August 28) when he was disqualified in the final of the… Read more »

Statement from Usain Bolt

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Daegu, August 29 – “Firstly I would like to congratulate my team mate Yohan Blake and the other athletes who won the medals. Of course I am extremely disappointed not to have had the chance to defend my title due to the false start. I was feeling great through the rounds and was ready to… Read more »

FALSE START

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STATEMENT FROM BOLT CAMP Daegu, South Korea – The world was unable to see the world’s fastest man Usain Bolt defend his 100 metres title at the 13th World Championship in Daegu, South Korea on Sunday, August 28; this after a false start in the final. Bolt who entered the final as favourite following easy… Read more »

Racers Track Club in Korea

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August 20 Usain Bolt and other members of his Racers Track Club team are already in Daegu, Korea as the 13th World Track and Field Championships get underway on Saturday, August 27. Bolt is the defending champion for the 100 and 200 metres, where he seeks to defend his titles and should team with his… Read more »

5 Million FaceBook Fans!

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KINGSTON, August 8 – Usain Bolt has added another record to his already comprehensive list. Usain is the first Jamaican to have over 5 million fans on Facebook, adding 300,000 in less than two months. Up to June 16, his fan list was just about 4.6 million, a week after his 19.86 seconds clocking in… Read more »

Bolt creates one more record!

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KINGSTON, August 8 – Usain Bolt has added another record to his already comprehensive list. Usain is the first Jamaican to have over 5 million fans on Facebook, adding 300,000 in less than two months. Up to June 16, his fan list was just about 4.6 million, a week after his 19.86 seconds clocking in… Read more »

Bolt, Honorary Doctor of Law (UWI)

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PRINT king Usain Bolt, as well as corporate executives Minna Israel and Earl Jarrett will be conferred with honorary Doctor of Laws (LLD) degrees by the University of the West Indies (UWI) in November this year. According to the May 2011 issue of the UWI magazine Mona News, Bolt, Israel and Jarrett are among 20… Read more »

READY FOR PARIS

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Paris, France – Usain Bolt who will run his second 200 metres of the season when he races on Friday (8) at the Meeting Areva – Samsung Diamond League – in Paris’ Stade de France, took time out from his preparations this afternoon to meet the media at sponsor Areva’s HQ in the French capital…. Read more »

Top United Way award for Bolt

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World and Olympic 100 and 200 metres champion Usain Bolt is in line for another top award. Next Tuesday, Bolt will be recognised for his contributions to nation building at United Way’s annual Nation Builders & Employee Awards function at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel in New Kingston. The track star will receive the highest individual… Read more »

BOLT to run 200 metres in OSLO

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After a 13 month absence, Usain Bolt will compete in the 200 metres at the ExxonMobil Bislett Games on Thursday, June 9. Bolt will line up against teammate Mario Forsythe (Racers Track Club), Kim Collins and Great Britain’s Christian Malcolm. Bolt last ran 19.56 seconds over the 200 metres at the Jamaica Invitational on May… Read more »

Bolt’s late surge just heads-off Powell 9.91 to 9.93 secs

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Rome, Italy – World record holder Usain Bolt despite a very poor start came through his first competition for nine months when winning over 100 metres at the Compeed Golden Gala, the third stop on the Samsung Diamond League series in Rome tonight (26). The world’s fastest man despite being the third last sprinter in… Read more »

ROME, ITALY

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Rome, Italy – Usain Bolt, the world’s most entertaining sportsman, returns to competition at the third leg of the Samsung Diamond League circuit inRome’s Olympic Stadium on Thursday (26). The owner of both the Olympic and World Championships sprint titles and World 100m and 200m record holder to boot, admits in his initial appearance of… Read more »

CHAIN OF HOPE

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USAIN BOLT FOUNDATION TEAMS WITH CHAIN OF HOPE JAMAICA AND HE LADY PATRICIA ALLEN …to support cardiac surgery for children Usain Bolt, through his Foundation, (Usain Bolt Foundation) will team up with Chain of Hope Jamaica and HE Lady Patricia Allen to raise well needed funds for paediatric cardiac service at the Bustamante Hospital for… Read more »

BOLT MONACO

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Monaco – Usain Bolt will run the 100m at Monaco’s Stade Louis II on 22 July 2011. The triple World record holder, triple Olympic and World champion has accepted the personal invitation made by H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco, President of the Fédération Monégasque d’Athlétisme which organises the meeting Herculis, 10th stage of the… Read more »

BOLT & MARLEY

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Usain Bolt will be competing at the 2012 London Olympics with the legend of Bob Marley on his shoulders. The world-record holder in the 100 and 200 metres and the rest of his Jamaican track and field teammates will be wearing uniforms designed by the reggae great’s daughter, Cedella Marley. “We both break records,” Marley… Read more »

USAIN TALKS ABOUT JAMAICA’S NEW PUMA OLYMPIC KIT

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On the week of the late Jamaican reggae icon Bob Marley’s birthday, it has been announced that his daughter – fashion designer Cedella Marley – will design the PUMA Jamaican Track and Field team’s Olympic, podium and ceremony wear for the London 2012 Olympic Games. The designs will be worn by the entire team, including… Read more »

Bolt to run 100 metres in Oslo

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Oslo, Norway, January 11 – Triple World record holder Usain Bolt will be competing in the ExxonMobil Bislett Games on 7 June in Oslo, Norway in the 100m. The meeting in Oslo is one of 14 Samsung Diamond League meets in 2012 and the first in which Bolt has confirmed his participation. “I am looking… Read more »

USAIN BOLT IS THE WORLD’S MOST FAMOUS JAMAICAN ALIVE (CNN)

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BEATEN only by Brazil and Singapore, Jamaica has been ranked the world’s third coolest country by CNN. The lighthearted article posted online listed the top 12 among 250 countries. “There’s more to Jamaicans than reggae, including Rastafarian (the most kick-back religion ever invented), an accent that’s the envy of the English-speaking world and the planet’s… Read more »

OLYMPIC JOB VACANCIES: TO BE A CARPARK MARSHAL OR CARRY USAIN BOLT’S BAGS

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The first of 100,000 interviews for volunteers at the Olympics will be held in London tomorrow as Britain’s biggest recruitment drive gets into full swing. About 300 people per day will have one-to-one interviews for the 70,000 roles, which range from car-park marshal to kitbag carrier for Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt. Applicants to become… Read more »

BOLT TO RUN 100 AT GOLDEN GALA IN ROME

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ROME (AP) — Golden Gala organizers announced Friday that world record-holder Usain Bolt will run the 100 meters at the meet in Rome on May 26. It will mark Bolt’s first Diamond League meet of the season, with the Jamaican also committed to run the 200 in June at the Bislett Games in Oslo. “I… Read more »

GATORADE BRINGS THE FASTEST MAN ON THE PLANET TO AUS.

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USAIN BOLT TO LAUNCH NEW PRODUCT AND ATTEND ATHLETICS MEET IN SYDNEY 8th September 2010 – Usain Bolt, the 100m World record holder and the fastest man on earth, will touch down in Sydney next Tuesday, 14th September, to officially launch the newest variant of Gatorade – a brand new lemon ice flavour which has… Read more »

BOLT WITHDRAWS FROM ZURICH & BRUSSELS

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Munich, August 10 After an assessment from his medical team we can confirm that Usain Bolt will close his 2010 track season and cancel his participation in the IAAF Diamond League meetings – Weltklasse Zurich and Memorial van Damme, Brussels. Usain was examined yesterday (Monday, August 9) by Dr Hans Müller-Wohlfahrt in Munich who found… Read more »

Chasing Bolt, Episode 1 – Paris 2010

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Episode 1 takes you to Paris, France and follows Usain as he makes a series of public appearances, including Courir on the Champs-Elysees where he revealed his custom race singlet to the press and to Place de l’hotel de ville where Usain DJ’d for thousands of fans. Of course, he also won the Meeting Areva… Read more »

100m WR – 9.58 seconds

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Usain Bolt breaks his own 100m World Record at the 2009 World Championships in Berlin, Germany with a time of 9.58 seconds. That’s fast!