Found September 04, 2013 on The Victory Formation:
PLAYERS: Usain Bolt

“The Fastest Man in the World” is planning to retire from the sport he has dominated for the past nine years upon completion of the 2016 Summer Games in Rio. Bolt plans on winning more gold in the 100m and 200m sprint, but then will walk away from the sport with no regrets. Via the AP: “So far, (it) is after the Olympics in Rio,” Bolt said of his retirement plans. “I think if I am in great shape, I’ll go there and do what I have to do. I think it will be a good time to retire on top.” If Michael Phelps stays retired, like he claims he is, Bolt will be the big story in Rio. Nobody has really threatened Bolt in major race competition since destroying the entire field and smashing the world record in Beijing. He really has been one of the most dominant athlete in his sport since then. While he has experienced losses, they have never been on the biggest of stages, such as the Olympics and the World Championships. Though Bolt wants to be known among the greatest, he need to brush up on his history of some of them: “If I […]


Bolt to retire after Rio Olympics

Usain Bolt says he plans to retire from the sport after the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics. Bolt says he wants to win gold in Rio, set another world record in the 200 meters next year, and perhaps win a gold medal at the Commonwealth Games. Bolt says "I think it will be a good time to retire, on top and just been dominating for so long." After winning another three golds...

Usain Bolt plans to retire after 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio

The greatest sprinter who has ever lived may be ending his career in just a few short years. Usain Bolt says he plans to retire “on top” after the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. On Wednesday, the Jamaican sprinter claimed that he wanted to win more gold in Rio, set another world record in the 200 meters within the next year and possibly win another gold medal at the...

Usain Bolt to Retire after 2016 Olympics

I have to say, it will be sad not seeing Bolt dominate in sprinting for years to come. I think with another sweep of Gold medals in Rio, he should go down as the greatest sprinter of all-time. THIS JUST IN: Usain Bolt will retire from sprinting after the 2016 Olympics. — SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) September […]

Good News, Everybody Else: Usain Bolt Is Retiring Soon

(via Getty Image) Good news for everyone who runs and isn’t Usain Bolt: Usain Bolt is pulling a Ronda Rousey, announcing his retirement a few years in advance. According to Bolt, he’s planning on three more years of dominance over man and robotic cheetah alike before competing in the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics and retiring. “So far, (it) is after the Olympics in Rio,...

Report: Usain Bolt set to retire after 2016 Olympic Games in Rio

Following the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, Jamaican sprinting superstar Usain Bolt has announced that he will be retiring from competition.
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