Flipside 55 Top shots
8. How fast can a man run?
The nickname suits him. Not only is Usain Bolt ‘Lightning’ fast, the Jamaican youngster was a relative unknown when he shattered the 100m and 200m world records at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. There were more shockwaves when he repeated the feat at the following year’s World Championships by running even faster. As he gets ready to defend his titles this summer, Flipside has two questions. Can he do it again? And just how fast can a man run?