Usain Bolt born on 21st August, 1986 is a sprinter of Jamaica. He holds the world record of finishing the 100 metres and 200 metres race in the minimum time. He also holds the world record in the 4×100 metres relay along with his teammates.
Will Usain Bolt win gold again in this years Olympics
He is the first sprinter who swept six gold medals at the Olympic Games. Bolt is the prevailing champion in the 100 metre, 200 metres and 4×100 metres relay event in Olympics. He got the BBC Overseas Personality of The Year Award in the year of 2008, 2009 and 2012. He was the first to win both the 100 metre and 200 metres event at consecutive Olympic games in 2008 and 2012. He became the first athlete to win a “double triple” title after winning 100 m, 200 m, and 4×100 m relay race at the Olympics.
Shocked the world with his amazing performance at Beijing Games
At the Beijing Games, he captured worldwide attention after his double victory in a sprint. He is best at 200 metres running. At youth, junior and senior level, Bolt had won several titles in the 200 metres event. Before the Olympic Games in 2008, he had not won any significant medals in a 100 m sprint. In 2009, he broke his own record by finishing the 100-metre sprint in 9.58 seconds and made a new world record. He had also received the Track and Field Athlete of the Year award in the years 2008 and 2009, Laureus World Sportsman of the Year award in the years 2009, 2010 and 2013, and the IAAF World Athlete of the Year award in the years 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012 and 2013.
Both on the track and field, Bolt is the world’s highest paid sprinter in the history. He is entitled as the most marketable athlete in the world. At the 2015 IAAF Championship, he clinched three gold medals and became the first sprinter to do so. He also received the Jamaica Sportsman of the Year award in the years from 2008 to 2013, except for 2010, and the AIPS Male Athlete of the Year Award in 2015. At CARIFYA Game, he won four gold medals in 2013 and for his outstanding performance in the game, he received the Austin Sealy Trophy.
He is natural at running
His running is playful, light, impressively powerful, and relaxed at the same time. Bolt’s height is 6 ft 5 inch. In the world’s history, he is the tallest sprinter. He takes long running steps using his height as an advantage. The leading factor of his effective running is the gravitational torque on his body. His efficacious system for horizontal repositioning helps him to run with a high velocity. He has an impressive running pose. Bolt transforms his rotational velocity into horizontal velocity more effectively. He is a prolific and consistent athlete. With a lot of practice and hard work, he is able to use his natural talent and genetic potential to the fullest.
He is the all-time hero of the athletics events
After he got a hamstring injury in March 2014, he missed nine weeks of his training. This injury had adverse effects on his performance. It led to some of the worst performances of his career. But he bounced back to his signature performance at the London Diamond League. This was his last running event before the Olympics and Bolt won the 200 metres race with an impressive 19.89 seconds in this league.
Bolt is an eleven-time World Champion, the World’s Fastest Man, six-time Olympic Champion and Triple World Record holder. Seeing his recent outstanding performance at the London Diamond League and his overall performance throughout his career we can safely say that he will defend his gold medals at the Rio Olympics 2016 in the 100 metres, 200 metres and 4×100 metres relay events.