As of October, 2014, Usain Bolt is arguably the fastest runner in the world. Bolt is the first man to win both the 100-meter and 200-meter races in world record times in Olympic Games history. He won two gold medals at t... More »

As of April, 2014, the world’s fastest runner is Jamaican native, Usain Bolt. He is the current holder of the world record for the 100-meter and 200-meter race. He broke the former record at the World Athletics Champions... More »

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The fastest person in the world is generally determined by results in the 100-meter race. Based on that, the fastest female runner in the world is either Carmelita Jeter, an American, or Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, a Jamaic... More »

As of April, 2014, the world’s fastest runner is Jamaican native, Usain Bolt. He is the current holder of the world record for the 100-meter and 200-meter race. He broke the former record at the World Athletics Champions... More »

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As of November 2014, Usain Bolt is the fastest man in the world, with a record of running 100 meters in just 9.58 seconds. Bolt set his world record in 2009 at the Berlin World championships, beating his own previous wor... More »

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The fastest person in the world is generally determined by results in the 100-meter race. Based on that, the fastest female runner in the world is either Carmelita Jeter, an American, or Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, a Jamaic... More »

As of March 2014, the fastest male 100-meter sprinter is Usain Bolt of Jamaica, and the fastest female 100-meter sprinter is Florence Griffith Joyner of the United States. Usain Bolt set the world record for the 100-mete... More »