Since then the American has established herself as the best in the freestyle event at 200m, 500m, 800m and 1,500m, and holds world records at 400m, 800m and 1,500m. Usain Bolt Jamaica 100m, 200m 4x100m (Starts August 14) View photos The fastest man in the world claims he has never ran a full mile. More Its impossible to keep Bolt out of the limelight and although a serious injury came close to derailing his Rio dreams, the Jamaican will look to light up the track once more. informative postBolt holds the world records at 100m (9.58s) and 200m (19.19s) but a hamstring tear during Jamaicas Olympic trials in July will put the great man to the test, as he looks to claim gold in the 100m, 200m and 4x100m for a record third consecutive time. Ibtihaj Muhammad USA – Fencing (Starts August 6) View photos The fencer (and clothing-line owner) will be the first U.S. athlete to compete at the Olympics while wearing a hijab. More Muhammad will be making headlines around the world, not only due to her skills as a fencer, but as the first U.S. athlete to compete at the Olympics in a hijab. The 30-year-old has won five consecutive world championship medals and is expected to add to an already incredible year after TIME named her one of its 100 Most Influential People of 2016 for her positive impact on the Muslim American community.
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