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Faster than Lightning : My Autobiography - Usain Bolt

Faster than Lightning

My Autobiography

Paperback

Published: 1st July 2014
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The autobiography of the fastest man of all time and a superstar whose talent and charisma have made him one of the most famous people on the planet.

Whether you follow Athletics, or even sport in general, you will have heard of Usain Bolt. The fastest man on the planet, not just now but ever, Usain has won the hearts of people everywhere with his mind-blowing performances and his infectious charisma - uniting supporters around the world. In this, his full autobiography, Usain tells his story in his own words: from humble beginnings in Jamaica, to international stardom at Beijing and on to the new heights of superstardom he has reached since lighting up London 2012. Full of the charm and personality that has made him the most popular sporting figure of our time and a universal celebrity, this is a book that Usain's millions of fans will love.

About the Author

Usain Bolt is a Jamaican sprinter widely regarded as the fastest person ever. He is the first man to hold both the 100 metres and 200 metres world records since 1977. Along with his team-mates, he also set the world record in the 4×100 metres relay. He is the reigning Olympic champion in these three events, the first man to win 6 Olympic gold medals in sprinting, and a five-time World champion. He was the first to achieve a ‘double double’ by winning 100m and 200m titles at consecutive Olympics (2008 and 2012), and topped this through the first "double triple" (including 4x100m relays).His 2009 record breaking margin for 100m, from 9.69 (his

ISBN: 9780007371426
ISBN-10: 000737142X
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 320
Published: 1st July 2014
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Dimensions (cm): 19.7 x 13.0  x 2.0
Weight (kg): 0.24