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Beijing Olympic Records

Usain Bolt may have been the only athlete who upstaged swimmer Michael Phelps in the recent Beijing Olympics. The Jamaican sprinter surprisingly set two individual world records in the 100 and 200 meters and was part of a 4×100 relay world record Jamaican team.


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2008 Beijing Summer Olympics - Usain Bolt's legs put on just as much of a show at the 2008 Olympics as his ego. His salute after the 4x100-metre relay is the image of his career.


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usain bolt .. the fastest man on earth that there has ever been .. holds the 100m world record 9.58 secs ...


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Inspirational Moments: Olympic celebrations - Usain Bolt of Jamaica celebrates winning the Men's 100m Final and the gold medal at the National Stadium on Day 8 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 16, 2008 in Beijing, China. Bolt finished the event in first place with a time of 9.69, a new World Record. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images) #joyofsport


National Archives unveil Olympic Records website giving public access to hundreds of historic documents and images

Archivists care for materials that document special events. "The National Archives [UK] have created a new digital portal collating Olympic records that date back to the first modern Games in 1896 to the Beijing Games in 2008."

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Rebecca Adlington reacts after setting a world record in the women's 800m freestyle final at the National Aquatics Center during the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games in Beijing