Thursday, 9 August 2012

Greatest of all time? How far ahead is Usain Bolt of 116 years of sprinters?


Usain Bolt blitzed the 100m final again, and with a runaway win in his heat of the 200m (well, jog away. given how he crossed the finishing line) he’s now bidding for the rare 100/200 Olympic double.

Is he the greatest of all time? This interactive New York Times graphic suggests just how far ahead he is of 116 years of sprinters.


Click on the pic to go to the full interactive graphic.

[Hat tip Geek Press]



Post a Comment

Respond with a polite and intelligent comment. (Both will be applauded.)

Say what you mean, and mean what you say. (Do others the courtesy of being honest.)

Please put a name to your comments. (If you're prepared to give voice, then back it up with a name.)

And don't troll. Please. (Contemplate doing something more productive with your time, and ours.)

<< Home