Jamaican sprinter, Usain Bolt, is the fastest man ever recorded. He broke the world record for the 100 meter dash with a time of 9.58 seconds. He is the reigning Olympic champion in these three events, the first man to win 6 Olympic gold medals in sprinting and eleven-time world champion. His achievements in sprinting have earned him the media name “Lightning Bolt”. He is the highest paid athlete ever in track and field and he has been called the world’s most marketable athlete.