All Blog Posts Tagged 'Usain' (17)

Usain Bolt Forever the Greatest Sprinter - A Legend

Added by CShout1 on August 6, 2017 at 9:57am — No Comments

IAAF World Championships: De Grasse, Blake lead the pretenders to Bolt's throne

There will be a void in athletics when sprint icon Usain Bolt retires after the IAAF World Championships in London.

The Jamaican has swept all before him in the past four editions of the event, only missing out on one medal at Daegu 2011 due…

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Added by CShout1 on August 1, 2017 at 5:59pm — No Comments

Have we found the Female Usain Bolt?

Brianna Lyston was in a league of her own in Class…
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Added by CShout1 on April 4, 2017 at 6:47pm — No Comments

Is Jamaica's Yohan Blake ready to snatch the sprinting crown from his friend, Usain Bolt?

The night before the men’s 100-meter final at the 2012 London Olympics, 22-year-old Yohan Blake could not sleep. The following day’s race would be the most important of his life: The young Jamaican was about to compete in his first Olympic final. Billions of people would be watching…

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Added by CShout1 on August 3, 2016 at 9:51pm — No Comments

Usain Bolt out to dominate his final Olympics

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Usain Bolt, the fastest man who has ever lived, has withstood a balky hamstring, a needy public and precocious challengers for nine years. Now, he plans to finish his unprecedented Olympic career with three more gold medals.…

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Added by CShout1 on July 15, 2016 at 8:48am — No Comments

London 2017 boss promises perfect farewell for Usain Bolt and Jessica Ennis-Hill



The two world and Olympic champions have said they will likely retire after the London World Championships in 2017

Usain Bolt and Jessica Ennis-Hill have been promised a retirement party like no other in the form of the London 2017 World Championships by…

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Added by CShout1 on January 23, 2016 at 3:02pm — No Comments

Bolt aims for unprecedented Olympic ‘triple triple’

BOLT…it’s one of my goals that I have had over the years to dip under 19 seconds

Having already achieved his legendary status, Usain Bolt could become an immortal if he achieves his goals of a third Olympic…

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Added by CShout1 on January 19, 2016 at 11:55am — No Comments

Usain Bolt man of steel

(L) Visual artist Diedel Kloever poses with ‘Bolt of Bolts’. (R) Diedel Kloever’s creation ‘Bolt of Bolts’

THOUSANDS of fans have been converging on an exhibition dubbed 'Yard Art' in the town of Varel,…

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Added by CShout1 on September 23, 2015 at 10:27am — No Comments

The Brilliance of Bolt! Usain delivers his greatest miracle in beating Justin Gatlin

By: Tom Fordyce - BBC Sports

From a man who has delighted in pulling off the impossible, this was perhaps the greatest miracle of all.

We often compare Usain Bolt to Muhammad Ali - not for his…

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Added by CShout1 on August 24, 2015 at 8:40pm — No Comments

Fearless Bolt says will silence Gatlin in Beijing

By Larry Fine

NEW YORK…

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Added by CShout1 on June 12, 2015 at 11:45am — No Comments

Researchers Discover How Jamaican Sprinters Outrun The World Inside The Oval

Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt is literally the fastest person in the world. He is the very first Olympic athlete to hold 100 meters and 200 meters world records, having…

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Added by CShout1 on December 29, 2014 at 10:17am — No Comments

Usain Bolt: I can break my records!

It has been more than five years since Jamaican superstar…

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Added by CShout1 on April 15, 2014 at 10:30am — No Comments

Will it take a world record to win the men's 100m?

Based on reports coming out of London that the track inside the Olympic stadium is lightning fast, the world record in the blue riband event could well be shattered given the class of the competitors that have qualified for tomorrow's semi-finals.

The world record is owned by the…

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Added by CShout1 on August 4, 2012 at 5:29pm — No Comments

A Need For Speed: Inside Jamaica's Sprint Factory

NPR Story                                                                                                                    Julian Finney/Getty Images

Jamaica's…

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Added by CShout1 on May 4, 2012 at 5:33pm — No Comments

'Bolt's health centre' reopens ... Track star renovates facility in Sherwood Content

(From left) Winsome Wilkins of United Way, Elsa Sommerville (partially hidden), chief public health inspector; Luretta Rankine, community health aid, and Vinnel Menzies of Clarks Town PC Bank look on as Usain Bolt (right) unveils the plague at the official reopening of the Sherwood Content Health Centre last Saturday.

SHERWOOD CONTENT, Trelawny — A health centre in this rustic community is now operational after undergoing a major renovation costing… Continue

Added by CShout1 on December 9, 2010 at 5:48pm — No Comments

Jamaican Sprint Superhero Usain Bolt Visits Ferrari

MILAN - Jamaican sprint superhero, world record holder and Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt took a break from his training yesterday to visit the Ferrari headquarters in Maranello, Italy and experience a different kind of speed. The World's Fastest Man, who was at the San Siro in Milan on Sunday to see the Inter-Milan football squad, has a long-standing admiration for high performance sports cars, and was clearly delighted to test some of the… Continue

Added by CShout1 on November 21, 2010 at 9:09pm — No Comments

Asafa Powell out to beat Usain Bolt's 100m world record

Asafa Powell (left) races Tyson Gay

Powell (left) has not beaten Gay in their last three meetings



Asafa Powell aims to reclaim the 100m world record, which stands at 9.58 seconds from Usain Bolt. Powell will meet American rival Tyson Gay in two races in Britain this summer in his quest to break Bolt's mark. "Myself and Tyson are clearly the two who are going after the world record but I truly believe it's mine to lose at the moment,"… Continue

Added by CShout1 on June 24, 2010 at 9:50pm — No Comments

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