Monthly ArchiveAugust 2012

Bolt World Fastest Man With Gold in the 100 Meters

Usain Bolt proved it not how you start the race, but it is how you finish. How Bolt finished, he won the Gold Medal in the 100 meter sprint. It marked the second time Bolt captured a Gold Medal in the 100 meters. Bolt ran a blazing 9.63 to once again be called the World fastest Man. The 9.63 was an Olympic Record that should be around for quite a long time.

You would think, a sprinter will have to be near perfect from start to finish to finish with an Olympic Record; however, Bolt start was far from perfect. He got out of the blocks late. When you are as fast as Bolt, you can quickly make up for a slow start. He did just that with such a long and powerful stride.

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