An eight-time Olympic gold medallist, Bolt is the only sprinter to win Olympic 100 m and 200 m titles at three consecutive Olympics (2008, 2012 and 2016).
How many Olympic Games did Usain Bolt compete in?
His win comes as the sport adjusts to the absence of Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt, whose presence dominated the past three Olympic Games. From Tokyo, NPR’s Tom Goldman reports.
Is Bolt an Olympic?
Bolt is retired and will not appear in the 2021 Tokyo Olympics. He has not sprinted competitively since 2017. His final Olympic appearance came in 2016, where he won three gold medals in the Rio Games.
Which country has won the most Olympics?
Here are the 10 countries with the most Olympic medals:
- United States (2827 medals)
- United Kingdom (883 medals)
- Germany (855 medals)
- France (840 medals)
- Italy (701 medals)
- Sweden (652 medals)
- China (608 medals)
- Russia (546 medals)