Speed Trivia: Who runs the fastest in the world?

Usain Bolt was born in Triloni, Jamaica on August 21, 1986. Jamaican runners and football players, the men’s…

Usain Bolt was born in Triloni, Jamaica on August 21, 1986. Jamaican runners and football players, the men’s 100m, 200m champions of the 2008, 2012 and 2016 Olympic Games, men’s 100m , 200 meters world record holder.


In 2004, Bolt became a professional athlete. In the same year, in the 200 meters race of the Caribbean Community Games, it scored 19 seconds and 93 seconds, becoming the first young athlete to score 20 seconds in history.

 On May 31, 2008, at the Reebok Track and Field Grand Prix in New York, he broke the world record with 9.72 seconds and set his first world record. [2] In August, in the Beijing Olympics men’s 100-meter race, he broke the world record held by him in 9 seconds 69. And in the subsequent 200 meters, it broke the world record set by Michael Johnson with 19:30.

Speed Trivia: Who runs the fastest in the world?
Speed Trivia: Who runs the fastest in the world?

 In 2009, at the World Championships in Berlin, the men’s 100m race won the championship with a time of 9 seconds and 58 seconds, and set a new world record. In the men’s 200-meter race, he broke his world record with 19:19. Bolt thus became the double champion of the World Championships. [3] In 2012, it became the first player in the history of the Olympic Games to defend both the 100-meter and 200-meter champions in the history of the Olympic Games. In the history of the Olympic men’s 200-meter event, he was the first athlete to achieve the title.

At the Moscow World Championships in 2013, he won three gold medals in the men’s 100m, 200m and 4x100m relays. His total number of gold medals in the World Championships reached eight, equaling the record held by American stars Carl Lewis and Michael Johnson . [5] In 2015, the Beijing Track and Field World Championships won the men’s 100m, 200m and 4 × 100m championships.

On August 14, 2017, after the 2017 World Track and Field Championships, Bolt officially retired around the 400-meter runway of the London Bowl for a week.

On November 25, 2017, Bolt was awarded the Chairman’s Special Award at the 2017 World Arena.

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