"I just blew my mind and blew the world’s mind." – Usain Bolt.
On the commute home from work the other day I happened to stumble across the celebrity gossip section of a free London paper. There looking quite the cool cat was a picture of Usain Bolt donning a leather jacket and some comedy sunglasses rocking out in a Mayfair night spot. With an apparent dance-off with Chelsea star Didier Drogba and other celebrities done and dusted it would be fair to say the 2009 double World Champion and double world record holder was rightfully letting his hair down. As he has seemingly done all season the man was having fun.
Much has been discussed of the science of it all. How low he can take his world records? Are lanky sprinters with prodigious strides the future? What he would do the 400m in? But not much light has been shed of the effect his personality has had on his fellow competitors and the sport itself?….Read More