When you see the runners running, we will be amazed by the speed they show, the combination of their skills and physical strength results in an amazing speed.
In running sports, there are several running numbers that are contested, where each running number requires different skills. Like a marathon, which requires great and stable stamina or vice versa.
In the world race competition, there were several runners who managed to register their names as the fastest runners in the world, while also presenting gold medals for their respective countries. Who are they?
Usain Bolt is said to be the fastest person in the world. How not, the athlete who was born on August 21, 1986 managed to make a record run in the 100 meters with a time of 9.58 seconds in the world Athletics championship in 2009 ago.
Tyson Gay is one of the fastest runners in the 100 meters and 200 meters running numbers. This athlete who was born on August 9, 1982, wiped out the gold medal for the 100 meters and 200 meters race in Osaka. The best time he ever achieved was 9.69 seconds.
Asafa Powell is a Jamaican runner who has a height of 1.88 meters. In 2008, Asafa Powell managed to register his name as the fastest runner in the world at 100 meters with a time of 9.72 seconds.
Previously in 2005, he also managed to make a record with a time of 9.77 seconds later in 2007, again Asafa Powell managed to improve his record with 9.74 seconds at the IAAF event in Rietl.