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Usain Bolt had a sex pact with his girlfriend

Usain Bolt, the fastest man alive, is out with his new memoir this week, “Faster Than Lightening.”   In the book, Bolt wrote about the unusual sex pact that he had with his girlfriend, Jamaican runner Mizicann Evans.  Bolt became an instant celebrity after winning three gold medals in the 2008 Beijing Olympics and women “threw themselves” at him.  
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November 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Bolt had odd diet in Beijing

Usain Bolt burst onto the scene at the 2008 Olympics, taking home the gold medal in the 100- and 200-meter sprints, as well as the 4x100-meter relay -- setting world and Olympic records in each event -- and according to a new book, he did it all while binge eating fast food. The New York Post got a hold of Bolt's new memoir, "Faster Than Lightning," and in it, the...
Via Fox Sports
November 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Usain Bolt's (EX) Girlfriend Let him Bang Any Girl he Wanted as Long as She Didn't Hear About It

Usain Bolt's story Faster than Lightning: My Autobiograph comes out this week. The Post reports he's had a lot of sex.He had a “don’t ask don’t tell” policy with his first girlfriend.Bolt was spoken for when he arrived in Beijing, already dating his first serious girlfriend, Jamaican runner Mizicann Evans, for five years.But after becoming an overnight sensation,...
Via Bob's Blitz
November 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Usain Bolt claims he devoured 1,000 chicken nuggets at Olympics

What is the secret to being the fastest man in the world? Apparently, chicken nuggets.In his new book entitled "Faster Than Lightning," Jamaican track star Usain Bolt claims that he ate 1,000 McNuggets during the 2008 Olympics in Beijing. Yes, ONE THOUSAND.So, why did Bolt gorge on the processed pieces of fried goodness? Well, because he found Chinese food to be extremely...
Via Bush League Chronicle
November 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Usain Bolt ran on McNuggets and sex during Beijing Olympics

During the Beijing Olympics, a then 22 year-old Usain Bolt thought that Chinese food was “odd.” So the Jamaican sprinter ran to the nearest McDonald’s in search of his favorite food: chicken McNuggets — and ending up eating 1,000 pieces of the fried chicken parts over the course of the Games. Besides his Kobayashian feat (and Olympic gold), this is just one of the tidbits...
Via The Other Paper
November 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Lolo Jones makes US bobsled team

Lolo Jones is a step closer to the Sochi Games, and Lauryn Williams might not have raced in her final Olympics after all. Jones and Williams are best known for their track accomplishments, Jones as one of the world's elite hurdlers and Williams as an NCAA champion and Olympic gold medalist sprinter. They were among nine women chosen Saturday for the U.S. bobsled national team...
Via AP on Fox
October 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Meet Darya Klishina, the Russian long jumper you never knew you loved

I’m gonna be honest…I don’t know too much about Darya Klishina other than that she is a 22-year old long jumper from Russia. I quick bit of research revealed that she just narrowly missed qualifying for the 2012 London Olympic Games, which is very disappointing considering how many people would have fallen in love with her on sight. Fortunately, if her track and field career...
Via The Nosebleeds
October 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Lolo Jones gives insight on her Vine

"Not every Vine I make is going to have layers of subtext," Lolo Jones says, and she's being ironic. Her Vine feed is not known for its artistry or social commentary. It more closely resembles something an overcaffeinated teenager would do. Jones has a lot of energy. She has successfully channeled that energy from track and field to bobsledding, winning a gold medal...
Via Fox Sports
October 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Camarena-Williams accepts ban

The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency says shot putter Jillian Camarena-Williams has accepted a six-month suspension after testing positive for a banned substance. The 31-year-old Camarena-Williams tested positive for Clomiphene, a prohibited hormone, in an out-of-competition test on July 1. Camarena-Williams said in a statement on Friday: "This past June, after being unable to compete...
Via Fox Olympics
October 04, 2013  |  Discuss

WATCH: Lolo Jones hilariously breaks down her Vine videos

Track and field star and aspiring Olympic bobsledder Lolo Jones sat down with Sports Illustrated’s Extra Mustard to provide some hysterical commentary to her popular Vine videos.  Jones regularly tweets Vine videos to her more than 370,000 followers to build up her brand as an athlete.  
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October 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Panel clears Jamaica's Campbell-Brown

A Jamaican disciplinary panel has given sprinting star Veronica Campbell-Brown a public warning but cleared her to return to competition. The three-time Olympic gold medalist returned a positive test for a banned diuretic at the Jamaica International Invitational meet in May. In a Wednesday statement, the Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association said its disciplinary committee...
Via Fox Olympics
October 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Unruly fan steals runner's spotlight

Wilson Kipsang set a new world record Sunday at the Berlin Marathon, completing the course in a time of 2:03:38 -- 15 seconds better than the previous record set by Patrick Makau in 2011. But the Kenyan distance runner wasn't the first to cross the finish line at the race. How is that possible, you ask? Well, Kipsang had his banner-breaking moment thwarted by a fan who hopped...
Via Fox Sports
October 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Lolo Jones says she'd like to try skeleton someday

If Lolo Jones doesn't win an Olympic medal in bobsled in 2014, there's always another chance on the track in 2016. And if she doesn't win there, who knows, there could be a chance in skeleton in 2018. The hurdler-slash-bobsledder said that shortly after she decided to try to make it to the Sochi Olympics a U.S. skeleton coach came up to her and said she might have been...
Via AP on Fox
October 01, 2013  |  Discuss
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