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.

Usain Bolt 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 relay world record Jamaican team.

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.

Olympic celebrations - Usain Bolt of Jamaica celebrates winning the Men's Final and the gold medal at the National Stadium on Day 8 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 2008 in Beijing, China. Bolt finished the event in first place with a time of a

Amazing man!    This is the visual poem of William Trubridge's world record freedive to 100 meters (one hectometer, basically one football field length and back) in order to bring light to the plight of the world's smallest cetacean, the Hector's Dolphin of New Zealand. With one breath of air and diving without weights, fins or any propulsive assistance, William descended to 101 meters in the waters of Dean's Blue Hole, Bahamas, the deepest blue hole in the world.

A visual poem of William Trubridge’s world record freedive to 100 meters - HECTOMETER

Fastest 100m in high heels in Guinness World Record attempt

Running in high heels has the potential of leaving you with a broken shoe. However, a woman from Germany has avoided the 'unthinkable' and broken a world rec.

Natalia Molchanova’s world record 101m freedive – archive video | Sport | The Guardian

Natalia Molchanova’s world record 101m freedive – archive video

Natalia Molchanova’s world record freedive – archive video

Guinness World Record: Fastest Hundred Meter Hurdle Wearing Swim Fins. - We’re not sure how many people have actually taken a shot at this one but on September 13, 2008 Maren Zonker of Germany became the new world record holder with a time of 22.35 seconds

25 Most Insane World Records

Guinness World Records: Fastest hurdles wearing swim fins, individual, female .

USA's Dana Vollmer celebrates winning gold and setting new world record in women's 100m Butterfly.

Dana Vollmer of the United States celebrates after winning the gold medal and setting a new world record time of seconds in the women's Butterfly final on Day 2 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre.

Teenage sprinter Sophie Hahn reclaimed her T38 100m world record in her home town the day after losing it. The 17-year-old's 13.10 seconds was lowered to 13.09 by Russian Margarita Goncharova on Saturday. But the Briton, who has cerebral palsy, responded with 13.04 at the Loughborough International and later tweeted "Could not be happier with the performance I put on the track today."

Hahn and Lyle set world records in Loughborough

Teenage sprinter Sophie Hahn reclaims her world record in Loughborough the day after losing it.

Dana Vollmer sets world record

American Vollmer sets world record in 100 fly

Pool should teach the Butterfly stroke! Instant moment: Vollmer sets world record in 100 butterfly

True Blue: Miss Sybil Bauer poses for a photo after setting four new world's records and one New American record at the Brighton Beach Pool on July 4, 1922

Bathing beauties, strapping chaps and fantastic fireworks: Glorious vintage photographs show Fourth of July fanfare in the Big Apple through the ages

American swimmer Sybil Bauer set 23 world records between 1921 and At the 1924 Olympics, Bauer won gold in the backstroke, a full four seconds ahead of the silver medallist. Tragically, she.

Usain Bolt, Yohan Blake, Michael Frater and Nesta Carter of Jamaica celebrate next to the clock after winning gold and setting a new world record of 36.84 during the Men's 4 x 100m Relay Final on Day 15 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium

Usain Bolt, Yohan Blake, Michael Frater and Nesta Carter of Jamaica celebrate next to the clock after winning gold and setting a new world record of during the Men's 4 x Relay Final on Day 15 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium

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