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Athletics - Olympics: Day 9

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In celebration of Black History Month, DJ Mr. King and Cece will be dropping some rare, non-traditional Black History gems over the month of February.

In today’s find, we celebrate Usain Bolt.

In 2008, the Jamaican sprinter became the first man to ever set three world records in a single Olympic games.

Bolt is the only sprinter to win Olympic 100m and 200m titles at three consecutive Olympics (2008, 2012 and 2016).

He also is a world record holder in the 100m, 200m and 4x100m relays. Bolt is widely considered to be the greatest sprinter of all time. After an unsuccessful attempt at a professional soccer career, tBolt recently declared his “sports life over” and will now focus on life as a businessman.

Fastest Man In The World: 10 Interesting Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About Usain Bolt
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