Usain Bolt of Jamaica celebrates winning the Men's 100m Final and the gold medal at the National Stadium on Day 8 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 16, 2008 in Beijing, China. Bolt finished the event in first place with a time of 9.69, a new World Record.
Usain Bolt aka "Lightning Bolt", Jamaican sprinter regarded as the fastest person EVER. He is the first man to win 6 Olympic gold medals in sprinting, and a 5-time World champion. He was the first to achieve a "double double" by winning 100m and 200m titles at consecutive Olympics (2008 and 2012).