THE World's fastest man and easily the star of the Olypmics opening ceremony, Usain Bolt took to twitter to express his joy this afternoon.
"Such a joy and honour to carry the flag...let the games begin. To the World me say" the athlete tweeted.
Bolt carried the Jamaican flag while the team marched for the opening ceremony.
The star swung the flag from side to side with enthusiasm as the rest of the team smiled, waved and danced along with him.
Jamaica stood out among the other teams in bright yellow blazers.