Usain Bolt (Jamaican Sprinter)

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Usain Bolt Biography

Usain Bolt is best known as a former Jamaican sprinter, and the world record holder is known as Usain St Leo Bolt in 100 meters, 200 meters, and 4 × 100 meters. He is generally considered to be the greatest sprinter of all time due to his accomplishments and success in the sprint competition. He won the 100 m, 200 m, and 4 × 100 m relays at three consecutive Olympic Games. The honors include the IAAF World Athlete of the Year, the Track & Field Athlete of the Year, and the Laureus World Sportsman of the Year (four times). He is currently training with the Australian A-League football team, the Central Coast Mariners as a left-winger.

Usain Bolt
Usain Bolt

Bio & Wiki

First NameUsain
Middle NameSt. Leo
Last NameBolt
Full Name at BirthUsain St. Leo Bolt
Alternative NameLighting Bolt, V.J.
Age34 years
Birthday21st August, 1986
BirthplaceSherwood Content, Jamaica
Height6′ 5″ (196 cm)
Weight200lbs (91 kg)
BuildAthletic
Eye ColorBrown – Dark
Hair ColorBlack
Zodiac SignLeo
SexualityStraight
ReligionRoman Catholic
EthnicityBlack
NationalityJamaican
High SchoolWilliam Knibb Memorial High School
Occupation TextFootball player, former sprinter
OccupationTrack and Field
Claim to FameOlympic Champion in three events (Beijing, London, Rio)
Brand EndorsementPuma, Gatorade, Nissan
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FatherWellesley Bolt
MotherJennifer Bolt
BrotherSadiki
SisterSherine
FriendYohan Blake, Mo Farah, Glenn Mills
Associated PeopleYohan Blake, Asafa Powell, Warren Weir, Veronica Campbell-Brown, Shelly Ann Fraser-Pryce, Carl Lewis, Glenn Mills, Mo Farah, Justin Gatlin, Tyson Gay, Michael Johnson
Favorite BandsBob Marley

Usain Bolt Education, University

Bolt attended Waldensia Primary as a child, and he started exhibiting his sprint ability when he ran into the annual national primary school in his parish. At the age of twelve, Bolt was the fastest runner of the school over 100 meters.Bolt kept on concentrating on other sports when he joined William Knibb Memorial High School, but his cricket coach noticed Bolt’s pitch pace and encouraged him to try tracking and field events.

Usain Bolt Career

  • Runner

Usain Bolt Before Fame

His high school cricket coach urged him to pursue a career on track and field.

Usain Bolt Full Name, Real Name

Usain St Leo Bolt

Usain Bolt Height, Weight, and Body Measurements

He is 6′ 5″ tall. His weight is 91 Kg. His Body measurements are Unknown. He has Dark Brown Eyes and Black hair.

Usain Bolt Best Known For

He is best known as being the fastest running man ever.

Usain Bolt Family, Wife, Son, Daughter, Kids, Child, Parents, Partners

FatherWellesley Bolt
MotherJennifer Bolt
BrotherSadiki Bolt
SisterSherine Bolt
Marital StatusMarried
Wife/GirlfriendKasi Bennett
Children 1
Daughter Olympia Lightning Bolt

Usain Bolt Marital Status

On May 17, 2020, Bolt’s long-time girlfriend Kasi Bennett gave birth to her first child, the daughter of Olympia Lightning Bolt.

Usain Bolt Achievements

He became the first athlete to be named five times IAAF World Athlete of the Year, winning the award in 2008, 2009, 2011 , 2012 and 2013.

Usain Bolt Guinness World Records

  1. Fastest run 150 metres (male)
  2. Most medals won at the IAAF Athletics World Championships (male)
  3. Most gold medals won at the IAAF Athletics World Championships (male)
  4. Most Athletics World Championships Men’s 200 m wins
  5. Most consecutive Olympic gold medals won in the 100 metres (male)
  6. Most consecutive Olympic gold medals won in the 200 metres (male)
  7. Most Olympic men’s 200 metres Gold medals
  8. Fastest run 200 metres (male)
  9. Most Men’s IAAF World Athlete of Year Trophies
  10. First Olympic track sprint triple-double
  11. Highest annual earnings for a track athlete
  12. Most wins of the 100 m sprint at the Olympic Games
  13. The first athlete to win the 100 m and 200 m sprints at successive Olympic Games
  14. Fastest run 100 metres (male)
  15. The first man to win the 200 m sprint at successive Olympic Games
  16. Most Athletics World Championships Men’s 100 m win
  17. Most tickets sold at an IAAF World Championships
  18. Most competitive 100 m sprint races completed in sub 10 seconds
  19. Fastest relay 4×100 metres (male)

Usain Bolt Stats

EventTime (seconds)VenueDateRecords
100 metres9.58Berlin, Germany16 August 2009WR
150 metres14.35Manchester, United Kingdom17 May 2009WB
200 metres19.19Berlin, Germany20 August 2009WR
300 metres30.97Ostrava, Czech Republic27 May 2010NR
400 metres45.28Kingston, Jamaica5 May 2007
4 × 100 metres relay36.84London, England11 August 2012WR

Usain Bolt Awards and Nominations

Awards

  • Laureus World Sports Award for Sportsman of the Year – 2017, 2013, 2010, …
  • BBC Sports Personality World Sport Star of the Year – 2012, 2009, 2008
  • Milliyet Sports Award for World Athlete of the Year – 2010
  • Best International Athlete ESPY Award – 2017, 2013, 2009
  • Best Track and Field Athlete ESPY Award – 2010

Nominations

  • Best Record-Breaking Performance ESPY Award – 2010, 2009, 2008
  • Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Award for Outstanding Special Class Animated Program – 2017 · The Boy Who Learned to Fly
  • BET Award for Sportsman of the Year – 2010

Association

In the 200 metre event, he beat American sprinter Michael Johnson ‘s global record.

Usain Bolt Net Worth

Usain Bolt is well-known as a Jamaican sprinter. The main and primary source of his income comes from Running Matches. Let’s check how rich Usain Bolt is in 2020?

Net Worth 2020$90 million
Annual SalaryUnder Review.
Income SourcePrimary Income source Jamaican sprinter(profession)

FAQs

Who is faster than Usain Bolt?
Buffalo racer Srinivas Gowda is groomed for Olympic glory, who is “faster than Usain Bolt.” A buffalo rider became an instant feel and was dubbed as “Usain Bolt” by India after saying he had broken the world record of 100 m while running in a paddy field.

What does Usain Bolt do?
Runner.

Is Usain Bolt’s name really Bolt?
Usain St. Leo Bolt.

Did Usain Bolt retire?
In 2017, Usain Bolt retired from track and field.

Is Usain bolt faster than a cheetah?
In 19.19 seconds, Bolt was 200 meters long while the galley could sprint the distance in 6.9 seconds, and in 9.98 seconds, a Black Caviar horse would gallop the distance and a Greyhound in 11.2 seconds.

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