WATCH: Yohan Blake Sets New 100m World Lead of 9.95s at MVP Track Meet 2016 HD

Yohan Blake Sets New 100m World Lead of 9.95s at MVP Track Meet 2016 HD
Via Track & Field
April 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Two 90-year-old men run a 100 meter dash in under 17 seconds

It may not exactly be Usain Bolt and Yohan Blake but these two nonagenarians ran a thrilling 100-meter heat during a veteran's track meet in San Sebastian, Spain the other day. 94-year-old Emiel Pauwels of Belgium came for behind to defeat Finland's 95-year-old Ilmari Koppinen at the tape. What may look like more of a preventive dash to the men's room than an athletic event (it...
Via The Other Paper
March 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Bolt, Blake star at Lausanne meet

Usain Bolt was fast and impressive at the Athletissima Diamond League meeting on Thursday. Yohan Blake was fast and maybe even more impressive. Bolt, the Olympic champion and world record holder over 100 and 200 meters, timed 19.58 seconds in the fastest 200 ever run at the speedy Lausanne track. Yet he was almost overshadowed by Blake, his Jamaican friend and rival who 20 minutes...
Via AP on Fox
August 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Jamaican sprinter Yohan Blake wore $500,000 watch during 100M

For those scoring at home, Yohan Blake’s custom-made Richard Mille watch is worth $5,000 per meter of the 100 meter race that scored him a silver medal.  Why would be wear such a thing?  Because he can.  My guess is that he figured that he had no chance to beat Usain Bolt (who clocked an Olympic record 9.63).  Blake ran a 9.75…did the weight of the watch factor in?  No way. The...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
August 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Blake wins 100 meters at Lucerne

Yohan Blake ran a time of 9.85 seconds to win the 100 meters at a meet in Switzerland on Tuesday in his first competitive race since beating Usain Bolt twice at the Jamaican Olympic trials.
Via Fox Olympics
July 17, 2012  |  Discuss

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