INTERVIEW: How I Won, by Usain Bolt

The world's greatest sprinter on his career and motivation

RW Reporter |

Jamaican sprint superstar Usain Bolt – whose record-breaking appearance in 2009 was recently voted as the greatest moment in the history of the World Athletics Championships by fans of the sport – has revealed the inside story on how he achieved legendary status in the sport.

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In an exclusive interview with Inside Track – World Athletics’ new video platform– Bolt talks candidly on a range of topics, including:

  • how he got his career back on track as a senior athlete after winning world U20 and U18 titles
  • what sparked his decision to focus on the 100m
  • what drove him to break the world records in 2009
  • which of his world records he feels will be tougher to break
  • how it feels to be the fastest man in the world
  • what his future holds

Anyone who is signed up to Inside Track – which is free to do – can access the exclusive interview with Bolt.

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