In the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Usain Bolt became the first sprinter in Olympic track and field history to successfully defend both 100m and 200m Olympic titles in consecutive Games. Bolt’s dominance will transform the future of sprinting.
James Ellington, a prominent British sprinter, has come up with an unusual way to raise funds as he trains for next year's Olympics in London. He managed to raise 32,550 pounds ($50,500) from a bidder on eBay.
The disqualification of Olympic 100m champion Usain Bolt, 25, at the World Championship has prompted a review of the false start rule that calls for the immediate disqualification of a runner if they start before the gun.