Usain Bolt’s first sport was cricket and he specialized as a fast bowler.
Usain Bolt is a fan of Christiano Ronaldo and therefore he had offered him some sprinting tips. Ronaldo himself was delighted with the offer as he is a big fan of Bolt too.
Usain Bolt is the youngest ever gold medalist of the World Junior Championship, wins the 200m at age of 15.
Usain Bolt is the first and the only junior athlete to break sub 20 seconds in 200 meters.
Usain Bolt is nicknamed as ‘Lightning Bolt’ due to TWO reasons: firstly due to his extraordinary performance and secondly due to his 100 meters world record which set just after the lightning storm in New York in 2008.
Usain Bolt became the first to holds the World records, World Championship records and Olympic Games records at all-three sprint events (100 , 200 and 4×100) at the same time.
Usain Bolt’s first Olympics were at 2004 where he was eliminated in the first round of the 200 metres with an upset time of 21.05 due to an injury.
Usain Bolt has made $20.3 million over the past year in prize money, bonuses, appearance fees, and endorsements. That amount made him the 63rd highest paid athlete in the world.
Companies Usain Bolt has an endorsement deal with: Gatorade, Hublot, Virgin Media, Visa, Soul Electronics, Nissan Motors, and his biggest sponsor who has been with him the longest, Puma.