Name: Usain St.Leo Bolt

Instagram Handle: @usainbolt

Age: 29 years old

Profession: Jamaican born International Athlete

Hometown: Sherwood Content, Trelawny

Now Lives: Kingston, Jamaica

Usain Bolt. A global icon who insists on perfection, a trait that is definitely needed as Bolt prepares to defend his title at the upcoming Olympics in Brazil later this year. Patoo reached out to Usain in the midst of his intense training for part of the Patoo Gamechangers.

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Three words to describe your style?

Simple. Confident. Fast…lol

Your greatest skill is?


What is your greatest extravagance?

My house

What's your hidden talent?

That’s probably my best-kept secret, because I keep it hidden.

Who is the last person you texted?  

My mother

The person you admire most? 

My parents

Your favorite piece or type of art?

Anything that has a rural feel to it, with rivers and mountains.

What’s your favorite app – facebook, instagram, twitter, snapchat or periscope? 

Definitely snapchat.

Your greatest success? 

Providing for my parents. It’s the best part of my success.

Where do you see yourself in five years?

Retired and enjoying the fruits of my labour. Possibly not having to always be training. Did I mention the end of those ice baths…lol

Favorite Jamaican landmark? 

Dunns River

What do you value most in your friends?

I value loyalty in friendship

What’s your favorite curse word?

My mom wouldn’t approve and she sometimes read these pieces, so let’s keep that a secret. Or better yet, “I don’t curse” *wink wink*

The most valuable lesson you’ve learned?

Always believe in yourself no matter what.

If you could have one superpower, what would it be?

I already have that, SPEED (like Flash).