KINGSTON, Jamaica- The world's fastest human Usain St Leo Bolt, is celebrating his 27th birthday today.
The Jamaican athlete was born in Trelawny on this day in 1986.
Bolt currently holds the world records for both the 100 and 200 metre, and along with his Jamaican teammates, the world record for the men’s 4X100 metre relay.
Earning awards including the IAAF World Athlete of the Year, Track and Field Athlete of the year and Laures Sportsman of the year, which he won three times, Bolt is said to be the highest paid athlete in track and field.
In the recently completed World Championships in Russia Bolt won the sprint double and returned along with team mates to take gold in the 4x100 relay.