KINGSTON, Jamaica - Forty-eight-year-old Seymour Hislop, a construction worker of Stanton Housing Scheme, Morant Bay, St Thomas, has been missing since Saturday, May 18.
Hislop is of dark complexion, slim build, about 5-feet-7-inches tall and has a scar in the centre of his forehead.
Reports from the police are that abou ...more »
NEW YORK, USA (CMC) — Jamaican Usain Bolt's astonishing repeat success at this year's London Olympics, coupled with his US$9-million per-year deal with Puma, has catapulted him onto Forbes Magazine's 2012 prestigious 30 under-30 sports list.
Each year, the magazine chooses 30 personalities all aged under 30, from 12 different fields, who it describes as "young disruptors, innovators and entrepreneurs... impatient to change the world".
Bolt became the first athlete in history to repeat as double sprint champion at an Olympics, when he won the 100 and 200 metres during the Summer Games.
His Puma deal, coupled with a plethora of other endorsements with Nissan, Visa and Gatorade also makes him the highest paid track and field athlete in history.
He has also been labelled the world's most marketing athlete by noted sports website SportsPromedia.com.
Bolt is joined on the list by NBA stars Lebron James and Kevin Durant, along with American gymnast Gabrielle Douglas, who also won gold at the Summer Olympics.
The 26-year-old Bolt shot to prominence in 2008 when he dominated the Beijing Olympics by winning gold in the 100 and 200m, along with the men's sprint relay.
Forbes, a well respected United States business magazine, says the 30 under-30 list represents the "brightest stars under the age of 30 who characterise the "entrepreneurial, creative and intellectual best of their generation."
BOLT... labelled the world’s most marketing athlete
by noted sports website SportsPromedia.com.
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