BOLT By Nathan Treman
Topics -History -Professional Career -Inspired Me -Personal Life Sources -http://www.youtube.com/watch? v=jLEpL32wzAs -www.wikipedia.com -www.google.com/images/usainbolt -www.imagesnewsletter.com
History -Born in Trelawny, Jamaica -He has a brother and a sister -Played cricket and football in the street
-He played cricket in high school, and his coach told him he should try track and field after noticing his speed -Pablo McNeil began to coach Bolt -Boltâ€™s lack of dedication to his training and his practical jokes sometimes frustrated McNeil -Bolt broke school records
Professional Career -Turned professional in 2004 -Was injured his first 2 seasons due to injuries -His professional coach is Fitz Coleman -Bolt was headed to the 2004 Athens Olympics, when he had an injury and was not able to compete
-American colleges offered Bolt scholarships -In 2005 bolt got a new coach Glen Mills -Bolt was happier running the 200m and 100m -Bolt improved giving him more power on the track
-Holds the Olympic and world records for the 100 meters at 9.69 seconds, the 200 meters at 19.30 seconds, 4x100 meters relay at 37.10 seconds with his relay team -Bolt became the first man to win all three events at a single Olympics since Carl Lewis in 1984 -First man in history to set world records in all three at a single Olympics -In Beijing Bolt wore gold pumas that said â€œBeijing 100 m Goldâ€?
Inspired Me -He always likes to have a fun time
In other wordsâ€Ś..
Longest Victory Lap
And he LOVES his shoes
Personal Life -Likes to dance -Laid back and relaxed -Likes to play cricket -Sponsored by Puma -Nickname â€œlightning Boltâ€?
Sponsored by Puma
Nickname “Lightning Bolt”