Usain bolt is a Jamaican runner. Bolt is the holder of world record run 100m and 200m at this time. After reaching the gold medal men's 100 meters, Jamaican sprinter, Usain bolt, re-dedicate the gold medal for their country, from the 200 meters in the World Championship Track and Field Olympic Stadium in Berlin, Germany, on Thursday (8 / 20).
Bolt already owned the world record in the 100m coming into Beijing, despite little experience at that distance. On May 31, Bolt ran his way into history when he shattered the world record, running 9.72 seconds to win the event at the Reebok Grand Prix in New York.
Bolt's time, which was run with a 1.7 meters-per-second tailwind, lowered the mark of 9.74 set in September by fellow Jamaican Asafa Powell. Making the record even more remarkable is the fact that it came in only his fourth race at the distance in major international competition.
The amazing, world record he successfully created. Number 100 meters, he successfully created the world record on his name alone to be 9.58 seconds, Sunday (08 / 16). Number 200 meters, it also update the record that he made before, to be 19.19 seconds. The record long bolt that creation years ago is 19.28 seconds. Previously, it was record-breaking Michael Johnson, 19.31 seconds, which has survived for 12 years.
Achieve silver medal runner from Panama, Alonso Edward, 0.62 seconds slower, and far behind the bolt. Edward record time 19.81 seconds. Achieve bronze medal runner from the United States (U.S.), Wallace Spearmon, with a record time 19.91 seconds. "He is a gift from God to earth," said U.S. sprinter, Shawn Crawford, who must be satisfied in the fourth rank.
Bolt very quickly. In fact, before the race started, he whisper to the friend, Spearmon, and so close to the bolt. "Even though I ran with my best speed, I still remain less of it," said Spearmon.
Johnson foresee, in the future, every step on the bolt track athletic potentially generate a new world record. This is possible because the bolt is still the age of 23 years.
Usain Bolt Profile
Height : 1m96 cm
Weight : 88 kg
Nationality : Jamaïque
Speciality : 100m, 200m
Club History of Usain Bolt
Season of Usain Bolt
|07/24/2009||London Grand Prix||100m|
Record of Usain Bolt
|08/20/2009||200m||World Record||Berlin (Germany)||Outdoor|
|08/16/2009||100m||World Record||Berlin (Germany)||Outdoor|
|08/20/2008||200m||World Record||Pekin (China)||Outdoor|
|08/16/2008||100m||World Record||Pekin (China)||Outdoor|