Usain Bolt the Legend


How old was Usain St Leo Bolt when he won his first gold medal?

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At the age of 15, he won his first global medal in 2002 at the World Championships, 200m

What powered Usain Bolt to win the Beijing Olympics?

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The story goes that Usain Bolt secret behind winning the 2008 Beijing Olympic 100 m men’s final was chicken nuggets and yams.

What was his first sports choice and passion?

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Sprint superstar Usain Bolt said he wanted to play cricket for Jamaica as a youngster but his father convinced him to take up track and field instead.

Which football team would he like to join once he retires?

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Rumours that he will play for Manchester United once he retires

He is known to have broken the world record in Beijing wearing ....

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Eight-time Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt, won his first Olympic gold wearing untied shoes. Bolt clocked 9.69 seconds, a then world record, with his shoelaces untied, to win at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing.

On an average, how many strides does Bolt take in a 100m race?

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Bolt takes 41 strides over 100m, while 50 of the top athletes take 50 strides.

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