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Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt

Born:

Usain St Leo Bolt, Who is retired Jamaica sprinter, Born on 21 August 1986, In Sherwood Content, Jamaica.

Family Background:

Usain is the son of Wellesley Bolt and Jennifer Bolt. He has one brother and one sister. His brother name is Sadiki and sister name is Sherine. They had a Local grocery store in the rural area.

Education:

He started his primary school education at Waldensia Primary school. where He knows that he is good in Sprinter. During his primary school time, He ever won many ‘10 meter’ running contests. after he moved to  ‘William Knibb Memorial High School’.

Career:

Bolt had participated in the first major international sporting event which was the ‘IAAF World Youth Championship’, held in 2001 at the Hungarian city of Debrecen. But he had failed to emerge victorious in the 200m qualifier event, Bolt had to finish the event in 21.73 seconds, which was his personal best at that time. Later, Usain went on to participate in the ‘2002 World Junior Championships’. In this international event, which was held in Kingston, Jamaica, He had won the 200-meter event, by completing the race in just 20.61 seconds. He participated in three various events, which named the ‘CARIFTA Games’, ‘ World Junior Championships’ and the famous ‘Athens Olympics’, In 2004, which was the successful year for Usain. In 2005, Bolt joined the new coach named Glen Mills. Later he tried his best to make Usain more professional than he was earlier.At the 2009 Berlin World Championships, He had created world records in both the 100m and 200m events. He won the 100m race with a timing of 9.58 seconds and 200m race with a timing of 19.19 seconds. He had also won a gold medal in 4x100m relay race but the Jamaican team was failed to better their own world record. He once again emerged his success in 100m with a timing of 9.77 and 200m, with a timing of 9. 19.66 seconds, respectively, At the 2013 World Championships in Moscow. He had also won the gold medal in the 4×100 meters relay final and became the most successful athlete in the 30-year history of the world championships.

Unknown Facts:

  • He is a wicked cricketer.
  • In Jamaica, He owns a restaurant.
  • During his school time, His first choice was cricket, he wanted to be a fast bowler.

Master Stroke:

  • Bolt recorded his personal best of 9.58 seconds in the 100 meters is the fastest ever run.

Awards And Achievements:

  • In 2008, He won the BBC Overseas Sports Personality of the Year award.
  • In 2009, He won the Laureus World Sports award.
  • In 2010, He received the Best Track and Field Athlete ESPY award and Milliyet Sports award.
  • In 2013, He received the Best International Athlete ESPY award.

What can we learn from him??

Like Usain Bolt, know your goal and try to make them real. Don’t be afraid to anyone. It doesn’t matter from where you start, it depends on where you finish strongly.

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