Usain Bolt delves into another sport after 2016 Olympics

After making history with his “treble treble” Usain Bolt, who has won all gold medals in the 100m, 200m and 4x100m in the same events in Beijing 2008, London 2012, Brazil 2016, has shown interest in another sport.

Although, Bolt had already said Rio 2016 was going to be his last Olympics as a sportsman, he might just be showing up in Tokyo as a javelin thrower if we are to relate this clip with something.

After celebrating his 30th birthday on Sunday, Bolt was filmed having a go at the javelin after the closing ceremony in Brazil.

This which he has never been seen practicing, but when he threw the javelin, the distanced he reached was that of a familiar or regular thrower, as 56m throw was recorded by present officials in which the winner of men’s javelin at the competition Leonel Suarez of Cuba while the least throw in the women’s javelin final was 57.7m, just two metres beyond Bolt’s throw.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s