Usain Bolt Biography

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Usain Bolt

Quick Facts Of Usain Bolt

Celebrated Name Usain Bolt
Age 32 Years
Nick Name Usain Bolt
Birth Name Usain Bolt
Birth Date 1986-08-21
Gender Male
Profession Restaurateur
Birth Nation Jamaica
Nationality Jamaican
Place Of Birth Sherwood Content, Trelawny, Jamaica
Primary School Waldensia Primary
High School William Knibb Memorial High School
Father Wellesley Bolt
Mother Jennifer Bolt
Siblings 2: Sadkiki and Sherina
University University Of Technology
Current City Kingston, Jamaica
Height 1.95 m
Weight 94 Kg
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
Chest Size 104 cm
Arms/Biceps 39 cm
Waist Size 84 cm
Marital Status Unmarried
Net Worth $30 Million
Best Known For Being the fastest running man ever
Awards IAAF World Athlete of the Year, Track & Field Athlete of the Year, and Laureus World Sportsman of the Year (four times)

A Jamaican retired sprinter and world record holder in the 100 meters, 200 meters and 4 × 100 meters relay is famed as Usain St Leo Bolt. Due to his achievements and dominance in sprint competition, he is widely considered to be the greatest sprinter of all time. He won the 100 m, 200 m and 4 × 100 m relay at three consecutive Olympic Games. His awards include the IAAF World Athlete of the Year, Track & Field Athlete of the Year, and Laureus World Sportsman of the Year (four times). He is currently training for Australian football A-League club, the Central Coast Mariners as a left-winger.

Best Known for:

  • Being the fastest running man ever.

Early Life of Usain

On 21st August 1986, Usain was born. His nationality is Jamaican. His real name is Usain St. Leo Bolt. Currently, he is 32. His birth sign is Leo. His born place is Sherwood Content, Trelawny, Jamaica. He went to Waldensia Primary. He then studied at William Knibb Memorial High School. He is the son of Wellesley Bolt and Jennifer Bolt. He has 2 siblings named Sadiki and Sherina. He is graduated from the University Of Technology.

Currently, he is residing in Kingston, Jamaica.

Body features of Usain

Usain has a tall height of 1.95 m and has a balanced weight of 94 Kg. His hair color is Black and the eye color is Dark Brown. He has a chest of 104 cm and arms of 39 cm and waist of 84 cm.

Career of Usain

  • Usain started his career in his first Caribbean regional event where he clocked a personal best time of 48.28 s in the 400 meters in the 2001 CARIFTA Games, winning a silver medal.
  • He made his first appearance on the world stage at the 2001 IAAF World Youth Championships in Debrecen, Hungary.
  • He is one of only nine athletes to win world championships at the youth, junior, and senior level of an athletic event.
  • The 2002 World Junior Championships were held in front of a home crowd in Kingston, Jamaica where he won the 200 m in a time of 20.61 s, which was 0.03 s slower than his personal best of 20.58 s, which he set in the 1st round and also received the IAAF Rising Star Award for 2002.
  • He competed in his final Jamaican High School Championships in 2003.
  • He was awarded the IAAF Rising Star Award for the 2003 season on the strength of his junior record-equalling run.
  • He turned professional in 2004 beginning with the CARIFTA Games in Bermuda.
  • He became the first junior sprinter to run the 200 m in under twenty seconds, taking the world junior record outright with a time of 19.93 s.
  • He built on this achievement at the 2007 World Championships in Osaka, Japan, winning a silver medal.
  • On 31st May 2008, he set a new 100m world record at the Reebok Grand Prix in the Icahn Stadium in New York City.
  • At the end of the 2008 athletics season, he competed in the AF Golden League.
  • He started the season 2009 competing in the 400 meters in order to improve his speed, winning two races and registering 45.54 s in Kingston, and windy conditions gave him his first sub-10 seconds finish of the season in the 100 m in March.
  • He went undefeated over 100 m and 200 m in the 2011 season.
  • He began the 2012 season with a leading 100 m time of 9.82 seconds in May.
  • He ended his season with wins on the 2012 IAAF Diamond League.
  • In the year 2013, he took 100 m wins on the 2013 IAAF Diamond League.
  • An injury to Bolt's hamstring in March 2014 caused him to miss nine weeks of training.
  • In August 2014, he set the indoor 100 m world record in Warsaw with a time of 9.98 seconds.
  • At the starting of the year 2015, he announced that he intended to make the 2017 World Championships in Athletics his last major competition before retirement.
  • Due to his injuries at the start of the 2015 season, he did not compete after the World Championships, skipping the 2015 IAAF Diamond League final.
  • At the 2016 Rio Olympics, he won the 100 meters gold medal with a time of 9.81 seconds.
  • At the 2017 World Athletics Championships, he won his heat uncomfortably after a slow start in 10.07, in his semi-final he improved to 9.98 but was beaten by Christian Coleman by 0.01 and won 100m race.
  • Bolt later participated as the anchor runner for Jamaica's 4×100-metre relay team in both the heats and the final. Jamaica won their heat comfortably in 37.95 seconds.

Affairs of Usain

Usain is presently single and he is not married yet. Usain has dated Mizicann Evans, Taneish Simpson, Rebeckah Passley, Lubica Kucerova, Megan Edwards.

Net worth of Usain

The net worth of Usain is estimated to have $30 Million as of 2018.

Did You Know?

  • He won the 100 m, 200 m and 4 × 100 m relay at three consecutive Olympic Games.
  • At the 2016 Rio Olympics, he won the 100 metres gold medal with a time of 9.81 seconds.
  • In the year 2013, he took 100 m wins on the 2013 IAAF Diamond League.

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