A Getty photographer captured an unusual photo of Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt prior to winning a gold medal at the Olympics on Sunday evening.
Usain Bolt of Jamaica competes in the men's 100-meter race Sunday at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
The photo of Bolt smiling at the camera as he sprinted quickly gained attention online.
when your mom keeps bugging you about grandkids and you're like what was that mom I couldn't hear you over the crowd pic.twitter.com/TKzOfp9h58— Erin Burr, sir (@erinscafe) August 15, 2016
Making my way downtown walking fast pic.twitter.com/VscYmx0Lyy— Hayes Brown (@HayesBrown) August 15, 2016
How does Usain Bolt stay so relaxed in that atmosphere? pic.twitter.com/qbBBp5RBbB— Mike Tunison (@xmasape) August 15, 2016
when you write a provocative tweet and then sign off pic.twitter.com/8dz0XOfcIf— Mina Kimes (@minakimes) August 15, 2016
*Record scratch*— ben/lil boat fanboy (@a7xweeman) August 15, 2016
Yup, that's me. You're probably wondering how I ended up in this situation. pic.twitter.com/TXU6T6iM3B
bae: "come over"— RUSS BENGT$ON (@russbengtson) August 15, 2016
bolt: "can't, gotta run the 100"
bae: "my parents aren't home" pic.twitter.com/Q6N4CXHPO2
According to the Associated Press, with his Sunday victory, Bolt became the first person to win three straight 100-meter Olympic titles.
Jamaica Stand Up!!!— Usain St. Leo Bolt (@usainbolt) August 15, 2016
This for you my people
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