(Photos: Getty Images)With the Olympics winding down, the athletes need to find a way to build their brand and extend their fifteen minutes of fame, because there's no guarantee they'll be around for the Rio Games in 2016. Luckily, the Olympics have been a feeder system for one of the most popular television shows in U.S. — Dancing with the Stars.Olympians like Hope Solo, Apolo Anton Ohno, and Natalie Coughlin have all tango-ed their way through across the DWTS stage, and now Michael Phelps...Read Full Story
(Getty Images | Inset from the Jamaica Observer)Lubica Slovak and Usain Bolt split before his trip to London for the 2012 Olympics, and word is that Usain broke up with her to focus on the Games. And while Usain boasts a world-wide fan base, it's doubtful many of his British and American fans know about the controversy Bolt faced over the romance in his native Jamaica.
Bolt's interracial relationship was met with some prejudice by readers of the Jamaica Observer when the newspaper...Read Full Story
Usain Bolt is the fastest man in the world. So it wasn't surprising to see him demolish the field in the first heat of the 200m sprint at the 2012 London Olympics. Though he was apparently taking things easy, the Jamaican ran his heat in 20.39 seconds, which wound up being the fastest time of the day. But what's new? Tomorrow, Bolt runs in the semi-finals of the 200m, which he won gold in back at the 2008 Summer Games in Beijing. If he wins again, he'll be the first ever Olympian to...Read Full Story
Step aside Tim Tebow, there's a new athlete in town who has the trendiest meme on the Internet, and his name's Usain Bolt. Yes, the fastest man in the world, is now the quickest growing meme online. Usain Bolt is known for celebrating his wins by pointing his left arm out into the sky while keeping his right hand bent. Now, people around the world are copying the famous pose. And that includes celebrities like British royal Prince Harry. Other people who have been spotted doing the move...Read Full Story
Even the fastest man in the world needs love.Usain Bolt, who won a gold medal and set a new Olympic record in the 100m dash on Sunday, has reportedly promised to take British pop star Cheryl Cole out on a date if she comes to cheer him on at the Olympics.The Jamaican sprinter told the Daily Star, "If Cheryl wants to come and watch me in the final I might even take her out for dinner afterwards. Then after dinner we can go and party with Prince Harry."Up until recently, Bolt was dating...Read Full Story
Usain Bolt of Jamaica is considered the fastest man on earth. He set the record in the men's 100 meter sprint.