Who was the best Olympian?

How old was the youngest Olympian?

The youngest winner of any medal was Dimitrios Loundras of Greece, who at age 10 in 1896 won a bronze medal in team gymnastics.

Which is the smallest country to win an Olympic medal?

San Marino becomes the smallest country to win an Olympic medal.

  • TOKYO — San Marino waited 61 years for its first Olympic medal, which came on Thursday. …
  • In 2012, it seemed as if the tiny land had finally struck silver or bronze.

Is Usain Bolt faster than a cheetah?

Usain Bolt isn’t faster than a cheetah. Bolt set 100 meters sprint world record at the 2009 World Championships with 9.58 seconds. According to National Geographic, a cheetah can cover the same distance in 5.95 seconds, easily defeating Bolt.

Who is faster than Usain Bolt?

TOKYO — There is now a successor to Usain Bolt. Lamont Marcell Jacobs of Italy ran a 9.80-second 100 meters to win the gold medal on Sunday night at Tokyo Olympic Stadium. It marked the first time since 2004 that anyone other than Bolt, who retired in 2017, has been the Olympic champion in the men’s event.

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